SEMA Show Exhibitor News: BendPak, Sandy Vans and Metra Electronics Tease New Releases

By SEMA News Editors

See the latest news from exhibitors of the SEMA Show, October 31-November 3 in Las Vegas. 

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BendPak to Increase SEMA Show Presence

BendPak, the provider of car lifts, wheel service and shop equipment, has announced an expanded presence at this year's SEMA Show. For the first time ever, BendPak will host four booths to contain all its brand-new innovative equipment. Make sure to swing by to check out your favorite BendPak equipment, get in on exclusive SEMA savings and be among the first to experience the latest and greatest from BendPak!

In the Upper South Hall, the BendPak Booth #35137 will showcase the new JackPak lineup as well as some Cool Boss Evaporative Air Coolers. Meanwhile, in the Lower South Hall Booth #47119, you'll find a booth dedicated to the company's top-of-the-line Ranger equipment. When you're ready to check out BendPak's electric vehicle equipment, make your way to the Central Hall Booth #24821. Last but not least, out in the Silver Lot Booth #81030 you'll find a sample of some of the best equipment BendPak has to offer, including the MaxJax M7K and QuickJack!

Get the complete details in the BendPak announcement.

First-Time Exhibitor Sandy Vans to Showcase Luxury Adventure Van and Boost Box


Sandy Vans, one of the industry leaders in luxury adventure van builds and high-quality van products, has announced its participation in the 2023 SEMA Show.

Sandy Vans will be showcasing in the West Hall at Booth #59260 to exhibit its van build as well as its comprehensive line of exterior products, including the best-selling Boost Box, which will also be unveiled in the New Products Showcase.

"SEMA isn't just a trade show; it's the pulse of the automotive industry, highlighting what's next," said Alan Mondus, co-founder and CEO of Sandy Vans. "Truly excited and grateful to be joining SEMA for the first time and share our top-of-the-line van and exterior product line. 

"In all our van and product builds, we emphasize top-of-the-line quality, speed and repeatability of cutting-edge designs," added Mondus. "Our goal has always been to merge superior design with the kind of rugged functionality and versatility that outdoor adventurers need. And our products aren't just durable--they're also quick and straightforward to install. We help adventurers maximize the quality of their time in the great outdoors."

Stop by the Sandy Vans Booth #59260 for a closer look at their products and a tour of their featured van named Vanhalla. Meet the team, ask questions and discover why Sandy Vans is the go-to choice for premium adventure van gear!

Metra Electronics Returns to SEMA With New Automotive Accessories

Metra Electronics has announced it will again have two booths at the SEMA Show, with the main one located in Booth #10539 in the North Hall and the off-roading and powersports products on display at Booth #60031 in the West Hall. The manufacturer will introduce more than 200 new products from its house of brands and have product experts on-site to meet with show attendees and provide information.

An assortment of their newest additions of its Axxess radio replacement interfaces will be unveiled, including integrations designed to fit the '22-and-later models of the Ford Maverick. This dash kit will be fully integrated and designed specifically for select Pioneer receivers and include an Axxess interface specifically for Pioneer radios, vehicle-specific harnessing, a dash kit and more. Other dash kits launching will include applications for the '13-'20 Nissan Pathfinder, '19-and-later RAM trucks, '12-'19 Porsche 911, '13-'16 Boxster and Cayman, '21-'23 Ford Bronco and more.

Metra will also showcase next-generation Axxess DSPs, including a DSP package for '21-and-later Teslas, vehicle-specific T-harnesses, AXTC series interfaces, a newly released series of line output converters and more.

For more details, visit the Metra announcement.