Current Press Releases

Post on: 12/13/2013 - 4:37pm

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) strongly supports a provision to end a six-year clash over access to 189,000 acres of Southern California desert between the military and off-highway vehicle (OHV) users. The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a solution to create a dedicated OHV recreation area and provide land for training to the United States Marine Corps. The Senate is set to ratify the measure next week. The bill will then be signed by the President to become law.

Post on: 12/06/2013 - 11:10pm

SEMA will kick-off its 2014 webinar series Thursday, January 9, with popular SEMA Show speaker and noted author Christine Corelli (, who will deliver "Twenty Ideas in 20 Minutes-Driving Business Growth and Fueling High Performance: How to Create a Sales-Service Excellence Culture."

Post on: 11/26/2013 - 7:25pm

SEMA members that sell or distribute products can now obtain an unlimited number of Product Data exports from the SEMA Data Co-op (SDC), at absolutely no cost. The savings, available to any SEMA member receiver in the SDC, totals $1,200 per year and is the newest incentive for members to join the SDC.

Post on: 11/14/2013 - 11:33pm

Applications for automotive scholarships are now available through the 2014 SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund (SMSF) at Students preparing for careers in the auto or auto parts industries may be eligible for financial awards of up to $5,000.

Post on: 11/12/2013 - 11:55pm

The 2013 SEMA Show is history and has left no doubt that the automotive specialty equipment industry is stronger than ever.

Post on: 11/08/2013 - 8:07pm

As the 2013 SEMA Show enters its fourth and final day members continue to benefit from programs that help them grow their businesses.

Post on: 11/08/2013 - 7:36pm

SEMA, the trade association representing the $31.32 billion specialty automotive industry, honored some of its most respected and influential people at a gala dinner last night, during the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

Post on: 11/07/2013 - 11:11pm

As the 2013 SEMA Show heads into its third day, smart SEMA members continue to take advantage of a full schedule of seminars and events that provide an unparalleled opportunity to learn first-hand what trends will affect their business.

Post on: 11/06/2013 - 7:07pm

The 2013 SEMA Show is in full swing and nowhere is there more innovation than in the New Products Showcase, which features more than 2,000 of the newest, most cutting-edge automotive products.

Post on: 11/05/2013 - 10:58pm

SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, today announced the winners of the New Products Showcase Awards held at the 2013 SEMA Show. The event recognizes the most cutting-edge automotive products either on the market or about to hit the market. This year, more than 2,000 new products were submitted for consideration.