With November’s midterm election now behind us, the American people have once again shifted the balance of power in a different direction. Although 2016 proved to be one of the most contentious U.S. elections in recent memory, the resulting legislative landscape over the past two years has generally been helpful to the automotive specialty-equipment market and the enthusiasts who support it.
The SEMA Show is an increasingly international platform for companies to display their latest products and promote their brand awareness to not only a U.S. audience but also to buyers and media from 135 countries. In recognition of that global trend, a select group of 30 leading enthusiast media from 19 countries served as Global Media Awards (GMA) judges.
Audi RS7: Under the hood, Audi’s ’19 RS7 Sportback is rumored to be equipped with an all-new twin-turbo 4.0L V8 gas burner.
’20 Ford Explorer: The Explorer gets its first comprehensive redesign in nearly a decade for the ’20 model year.
’20 RAM Power Wagon: Expect the Power Wagon to soldier on with its 410hp, 6.4L V8 mated to a six-speed automatic transmission.
Industry news from SEMA-member companies, including Martin & Co. Advertising, Coker Group, Permatex and Race Winning Brands Inc.
SEMA is now accepting applications for the 2019 SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund from students preparing for careers in the auto or auto-parts industries.
Automotive professionals from all over the world attend the SEMA Show every year to see firsthand the latest technology and newest products hitting the aftermarket. With programs such as the New Products Showcase and the New Products Awards, Showgoers are able to easily identify the hottest products that will help their businesses succeed. Thankfully for those who are unable to attend the SEMA Show, publications like the ones below highlight the innovative products revealed at the exclusive trade show.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will no longer require companies with 250 or more employees to electronically submit OSHA Forms 300 and 301, which track employee injuries and illnesses at their establishments.
As a SEMA member, you have the chance to nominate an exceptional candidate for the 2019 SEMA Hall of Fame.
These shots are what is believed to be an Acura MDX Type-S mule.
The SEMA Career Center has a comprehensive listing of automotive-related job openings around the country. Here are some of the latest jobs posted to the website.