SEMA/AAPEX Negotiate Lowest Vegas Hotel Rates in Six Years

Exhibitors and buyers will benefit from substantially discounted hotel room rates—the lowest in six years—at nearly all Las Vegas hotels for Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week 2009. SEMA and Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) organizers have negotiated rates 25 to 45 percent lower than last year.

More than 30 Las Vegas hotels plan to drop room rates for AAPEX and SEMA Show attendees. Organizers are currently negotiating with other properties, and Show organizers plan to announce specific hotel room rates soon.

The SEMA Show will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Tuesday, November 3–6. Visit for more information.

AAPEX will be held at the Sands Expo Center, Tuesday, November 3–5. For more information, visit