Chevrolet 2015 SEMA Show Project-Vehicle Proposals Due Tomorrow

By SEMA Editors

The Silverado HD is one of six vehicles available under Chevrolet's SEMA Show project vehicle program.

The Chevrolet SEMA Vehicle Program for 2015 will focus on designers and manufacturers dedicated to creating new and exciting vehicle designs, incorporating new accessories and vehicle personalization items for new Chevrolet vehicles.

Vehicles available:

  • Colorado
  • Tahoe
  • Traverse
  • Equinox
  • Trax
  • Silverado HD (non dually)


  • Preservation of Chevrolet bowtie on front and rear of vehicle, not to be painted.
  • High level of paint and build quality; no wraps.
  • Sponsorship decals to be limited to the lower 1/3 of the vehicle side.
  • Commit to periodic design and build check-ins.
  • Promote vehicle through November 2, 2016.
  • Retain vehicle insurance totaling at least $3 million until the completion of the one-year contract.
  • Current SEMA member.
  • Submit proposal by April 17, 2015.

Proposals must include:

  • An introductory letter defining the vehicle theme, content and 2015 SEMA Show display location.
  • A realistic exterior rendering with the intended colors and modifications accurately defined.
  • A build timeline with start and completion dates.
  • A detailed list of upgrades and modifications, including new products developed with the use of the vehicle.
  • A promotional plan beyond the 2015 SEMA Show.
  • Three printed copies mailed to the address listed below.
  • An additional digital copy sent to the e-mail below.

Builders are urged to contact Tom Gardner at before submitting a formal proposal to discuss the vehicle theme and modifications.

Send proposals to:

Tom Gardner
Mail Code: 480-717-004
GM Technical Center – AEC Building
30003 Van Dyke Ave.
Office 168-04
Warren, MI 48090-9060