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GM Design Award Winners Announced at 2013 SEMA Show

By SEMA Editors

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The 2013 Best GM Vehicle is a ’72 Chevrolet Camaro, built by Steve Strope.
  

General Motors presented its Chevrolet Design Awards during the 2013 SEMA Show. Bestowed annually, the awards recognize specialty-equipment companies for creativity and innovation, as well as performance styling and product design.

GM designers and judges scoured the Show beginning opening day to locate the best GM-influenced project vehicles and display cars. GM presents awards in 13 categories, including the top honor of Best GM Vehicle of the Show. The 2013 Best GM Vehicle is a ’72 Chevrolet Camaro, built by Steve Strope and featured in the HRE booth.

2013 Chevrolet Design Award Winners

Award Category

 

Vehicle/Component

 

Builder/Company

 

Show Location

Best High Performance Chevrolet Product

CAN message converter for analog gauges
Ken Lingenfelter – Lingenfelter Performance

Lingenfelter Performance
Most Innovative Chevrolet Product

’14 Silverado RSV
Phil and Jeremy Gerber – Roadster Shop

Optima Batteries
Best New Chevrolet Accessory

Carbon Fiber rockers, splitter, and body components for the new ’14 Corvette
Jeff Nowicki – Nowicki Autosport

Mobil 1
Best GM Hot Rod

’67 Nova

Jeff Greening – Greening Auto Company

Magnaflow booth
Best GM G-Machine

’69 Chevy C-10 pickup

Phil and Jeremy Gerber – Roadster Shop

Craftsman booth
Best New Chevrolet Exterior

’14 Corvette

Topo – TS Designs

DUB Live
Best New Chevrolet Interior

'14 Silverado – ARE

Bryan Baker – ARE

ARE Truck Accessories
Best Chevrolet Sports Car

’14 Camaro

Jim Hudy – Karl Kustom

Eibach
Best Chevrolet Corvette

’14 Corvette

Jeff Nowicki – Nowicki Autosport

Mobil 1
Best New Silverado Accessory

Carbon Fiber fenders and bedsides for ’14 Silverado

Nic Ashby – Fiberwerx/Rockstar Performance Garage

Rockstar Performance
Best New Street Silverado

’14 Silverado RSV

Phil and Jeremy Gerber – Roadster Shop

Optima Batteries
Best New Off Road Silverado

’14 Silverado – Wounded Warrior

Bryan Baker – ARE

ARE Truck Accessories
Best GM Vehicle of Show

’72 Camaro

Steve Strope – Pure Vision

HRE