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SEMA ARMO Announces 2024 Best New Product Award Winners

By Ashley Reyes

The SEMA Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) has announced the winners of its 2024 ARMO Hot Products Showcase Best New Product Awards.  

More than 80 products from 30 ARMO member companies were displayed in the ARMO Hot Products Showcase at the Spring Carlisle Show in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in April. The showcase enabled manufacturers to highlight their best and newest innovations in a dedicated, high-traffic area of the event for free.

The following products were voted on by Carlisle attendees as best new products in their respective categories:

Categories (2): People's Choice and Engine 

Company: BluePrint Engines

Product Name: PS426CTF

People's Choice and Engine
Category: Interior

Company: Distinctive Industries

Product Name: Custom CTX Buddy Bench Seat Vertical Inserts with Cupholders

ARMO Interior
Category: Exterior

Company: Precision Replacement Parts

Product Name: '73-'87 (91) GM Truck Complete Vent Assembly

ARMO Exterior
Category: Accessory Item

Company: Retro Manufacturing

Product Name: SUB1800

ARMO Accessory
Category: Drivetrain/Brakes/Suspension

Company: Flaming River Industries

Product Name: C1500 Rack Cradle Kit

ARMO Drivetrain Brakes Suspension

"Each of these manufacturers has created a cutting-edge product that not only exemplifies innovation but excites consumers in the automotive restoration industry," said ARMO Council Director Marcy Yanus. "We're thrilled to award this year's winners for their commitment to manufacturing compelling products." 

The winners will be recognized at the 2024 SEMA Show ARMO Reception. To learn more about the ARMO Hot Products Showcase, visit