By Jason Catullo
When the 2022 SEMA Show opens November 1, attendees will be greeted with a new look and layout of the Show’s special attractions featured out front of the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC). Part of the expanded experience includes new interactive displays outside of the LVCC’s West Hall.
Known as SEMA West and designed to heat the blood of the enthusiast within all Show attendees, the area’s must-see action includes exhibits from Formula 1, Ride With Us, SCORE Baja and TIS Off-Road.
Formula 1 Las Vegas Grand Prix Experience
The Formula 1 Las Vegas Grand Prix Experience will feature F-1 driving and reaction simulators for attendees to test their skill, an engine build by Red Bull Racing who will fire it up for the crowd, and Q&A sessions with the team's engineers and mechanics.
The Formula 1 Las Vegas Grand Prix Experience is available all week of the SEMA Show, November 1–4.
Ride With Us
The Motorcycle Industry Council will bring its Ride With Us motorcycling experience to the SEMA Show for the first time.
At Ride With Us, attendees will learn the basics of riding a motorcycle on a closed course designed for SEMA Show West. With safety gear provided and special instructors on site, Ride With Us is designed to have even first-time riders up and riding in less than 45 minutes.
SCORE Baja 1000 Experience
The SCORE Baja 1000 Experience is a vibrant display of vintage and current off-road vehicles and experiences that represent the storied history of the Baja 1000. Vehicles will include one of the original SCORE Trophy Trucks driven by brothers Dave and Paul Simon, the unlimited Class 1 Sandmaster driven by Bobby Ferro, the No. 1 SCORE Trophy Truck of off-road racing’s G.O.A.T. Rob MacCachren, a Terrible Herbst Motorsports Trophy Truck Spec vehicle, Christopher Polvoorde’s pre-runner truck, and Michael Gaughan’s magnificent Dodge Ram Charger pre-run SUV.
The experience will also feature the official SCORE Transporter, as well as the massive SCOREvision LED screen showing SCORE racing highlights, movies like “Dust to Glory,” the SCORE start/finish digital arch, and the colorful SCORE Store offering SCORE merchandise.
TIS Off-Road and Lifestyle Showcase
TIS Off-Road, led by urban car scene veteran and iconic entrepreneur Myles Kovacs, will bring its Off-Road and Lifestyle Showcase to the 2022 SEMA Show. For the first time ever, attendees will be able to experience new segments of car culture never before seen at the SEMA Show. Exhibitions will include Low Rider Hopping, Mini Truck Bed Dancing and Truck Drifting. The exhibit will also feature more than 55 of the world’s top show trucks set to make their debut. See the automotive works of art performing daily at the SEMA Show, Tuesday–Friday, November, 1–4, Las Vegas.