Image for this press release: SEMA Awards Winners Suggested caption: The 2021 SEMA Award Winners: from left, Lisa Materazzo, Group Vice President, Toyota Marketing; Dave Pericak, Engineering Director, Unibody Applications, Ford; Chris Kersting, President and CEO, SEMA; Jackie DiMarco, F-Series Chief Program Manager, Ford; Phil Collaraeno, Executive Director for Global Programs, Ford.  


2021 SEMA SHOW -- SEMA Awards Presented for Car, Sport Compact, Mid-Size Truck, Full-Size Truck, and 4x4-SUV of the Year --

LAS VEGAS (Nov. 1, 2021) – The best new vehicles for personalization were announced at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nev. Voted on by exhibiting manufacturers, the SEMA Awards are presented annually to recognize the top trending vehicle models in five categories:

  • Car of the Year: Ford Mustang
  • Sport Compact of the Year: Toyota Supra
  • 4x4/SUV of the Year: Ford Bronco
  • Full-size Truck of the Year: Ford F-Series
  • Mid-Size Truck of the Year: Toyota Tacoma

“The SEMA Award celebrates the industry’s unique ability to identify and set trends that influence automotive enthusiast worldwide,” said Chris Kersting, SEMA President and CEO. “Consumers are able to look to SEMA Award winners for guidance on which vehicles offer the greatest opportunities for customization.” As the four-day SEMA Show opens, the business-to-business trade show features 1,000 uniquely modified project vehicles. The 2021 SEMA Award winning models are featured throughout the 1.25 million square-foot Las Vegas Convention Center, each uniquely customized to highlight the many aftermarket products and accessories that are available for the vehicles. Aftermarket manufacturers are investing more in the Ford Mustang, Toyota Supra, Ford F-Series, Toyota Tacoma, and Ford Bronco than any other vehicles. Consumers, therefore, can expect to find greater options for accessorizing these vehicles. To learn more about the SEMA Show, award winners and the products that are available for them, visit About SEMA and the SEMA Show The SEMA Show is a trade show produced by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), a nonprofit trade association founded in 1963. Since the first SEMA Show debuted in 1967, the annual event has served as the leading venue bringing together manufacturers and buyers within the automotive specialty equipment industry. Products featured at the SEMA Show include those that enhance the performance, styling, functionality, comfort, convenience and safety of cars and trucks. Additional details are available at or, 909/396-0289.   

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