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Toyota Motor Corporation donated a brand new 2007 Toyota Tundra CrewMax Limited 5.7L 4X4 Pickup to be the featured item at this year's annual SEMA Show Silent Auction, which benefits the SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund and is presented by the SEMA Young Executives Network (YEN).
Hot Wheels announced its partnership with SEMA for the annual automotive aftermarket convention in Las Vegas. "Fueling the Passion for Hot Wheels," along with the legendary Hot Wheels logo, will be present on all 2007 Show-related materials and events—from T-shirts and Show programs, to banquets and awards.
The SEMA webinar program provides members with access to business insight and tips covering a range of business- and industry-related topics. The sessions are conducted live and are accessible anywhere with a telephone and Internet access. For added convenience, after the sessions are completed, all webinars are made available for download at www.sema.org/webinars. Below are a few of the sessions recently added to the download list.
Exhibitors of the 2007 SEMA Show may want to take note of the revisions to the lanyard policy at this year's Show.
Attention 2007 SEMA Show Exhibitors:
Those exhibitors who have not yet reserved their ads in the SEMA Show official directories—the SEMA Show Official Directory, SEMA Show Official Pocket Guide, and the SEMA Show International Buyers Guide 2007–2008—are encouraged to review TAB 6/Marketing and Sponsorships in the SEMA Show Exhibitor Services Manual for more information. The deadline to reserve space is August 30; materials are due by September 7.
Below is this week’s list of SEMA Show 2007 exhibitors offering products to project-vehicle builders for free or at a discounted rate. To see previous submissions, click here.
SEMA Show Exhibitors:
Ensure that your exhibitor listing in the 2007 SEMA Show Directory is updated and correct by clicking here and entering your company's password. The convenient process will only take minutes. NOTE: Exhibitors must update their listings by September 7 for the changes to appear in the printed version of the directory distributed at the Show. Changes made after September 7 will appear in the online directory only.
Calling all Scion xD aftermarket manufacturers: Here is a great opportunity to generate a ton of free buzz for your products by participating in CarDomain’s Scion xD Community SEMA Project Build.
CarDomain’s 3.8 million visitors are currently voting on the top modifications to make to the "user-built" Scion xD that will debut at the 2007 SEMA Show. Scion aftermarket parts manufacturers that would like to be part of the build are invited to contact Ryan Pitts at email@example.com, 206/926-2155.
Canadian Premier Dalton McGuinty announced last week—two weeks before a provincial election—that beginning September 30, a new Ontario law will charge those caught driving 50km/h (31 mph) over the speed limit can be treated as a street racer. That means, according to a National Post report, that police can issue roadside seven-day license suspensions and impound vehicles for a week. If convicted, offenders face fines ranging from $2,000–$10,000.