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Top 4 SEMA Battle of the Builders Presented by Mothers Polish Finalists Announced

The SEMA Battle of the Builders Presented by Mothers Polish top 4 finalists have been announced. The action concludes Friday, November 4, with the winner being crowned at 3:30 p.m. on Silver Drive. Cameras are following along to document the journey for a TV program set to air on Saturday, January 28, 2023, at 9:00 a.m. EST. (Visit for updates on TV airings.)

The competition recognizes one winner in four different categories:

  • Hot Rod & Hot Rod Truck
  • 4 Wheel Drive & Off-Road
  • Sport Compact, Import Performance, Luxury & Exotic
  • Young Guns—before crowning the coveted title, Battle of the Builders Champion.  

While a panel of industry experts narrows down the selection of vehicles, it’s the builders themselves who ultimately select the four class winners as well as the overall winner. 

2022 Top 4 Builders:

Hot Rod/Hot Rod Trucks

  • Mike Ring - Ringbrothers, 1948 Chevrolet Pickup Loadmaster, Mothers Booth #22357

Sport Compact, Luxury and Exotics

  • TJ Russell, 1991 Porsche 911, BAJA Front of Central Hall V052

4-Wheel Drive & Off-Road

  • Jim Ring - Ringbrothers, 1972 Chevrolet K5 Blazer, HRIA Booth #23295

Young Guns 29 & Under

  • Josh Michels, 1966 Chevrolet Corvette, Battle of the Builders Booth #10139