Industry news from SEMA-member companies, including Crower Cams, Advanced Clutch Technology, Falken Tires, VP Racing Fuels Inc., and Race Winning Brands.
The following candidates are vying for seats on the SEMA Board of Directors.
While identifying multiple growth opportunities for the specialty-equipment industry, the recently released “SEMA Advanced Vehicle Technology Opportunities Report” (see p. 172) also introduces readers to a range of emerging technologies. To better understand active versus passive advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS)—and why the latter holds the most aftermarket promise—SEMA News turned to SEMA Vice President of Vehicle Technology John Waraniak.
The past six months have been action-packed for Mike Braun, who is competing in a closely contested May 8 primary to be Indiana’s Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in 2018. While the days on the campaign trail can be long and arduous, that is nothing new for Braun, who knows what it’s like to put in the time needed to start and grow a business.
As customers enter the front door, a peaceful chime echoes through the shop. There is a meticulous order to every product display, and yet the store feels quaint and inviting. And as the chime fades, a warm inquisitive voice asks, “What brings you in today, friend?”
It’s May 1960, and “TV” Tommy Ivo is about to leave his Burbank home for a months-long national match-race tour, taking with him his new twin-engine dragster and, as crew, a teenaged fellow Road Kings car club member named Don Prudhomme.
January has long since come and gone, and a good number of resolutions with it. One of the more popular resolutions (and a quick one to fall) is improved health and fitness. A colleague of mine, who is a self-professed gym rat, provided me with an interesting comparison of gyms to services like those offered by the SEMA Data Co-op (SDC).
At a recent SEMA Town Hall meeting held at the K&N facility in Riverside, California, an attendee asked what SEMA is doing to help build the next generation of enthusiasts and to get young people interested in automotive careers. It’s a question that takes time to answer, because SEMA has long been working on a variety of programs and initiatives to enhance youth engagement and highlight career paths open to students.
Racing news and results from across the motorsports industry.
With 2018 well under way, if your business hasn’t yet tapped into the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) aftermarket, doing so now could have you leading a new trend.