Current Press Releases

Post on: 05/23/2017 - 11:51am

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 23, 2017) – More than 115 representatives from the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) gathered in the nation’s capital to participate in SEMA’s 2017 Washington Rally on Wednesday, May 17. Racing business owners and industry leaders took to the halls of Congress to remind lawmakers of the cultural and economic importance of motorsports and the automotive specialty-equipment industry.

Post on: 05/08/2017 - 8:51am

DIAMOND BAR, CA (May 8, 2017) – Following a successful inaugural event last year, the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) will host a second SEMA Australia & New Zealand Business Development Expo in Melbourne, Australia, on May 24, 2017.

Post on: 05/05/2017 - 5:04pm

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (May 5, 2017) – GiGi Carleton, Doug Evans and Barry Meguiar will receive the industry's highest honor and be inducted into the SEMA Hall of Fame.

Post on: 04/26/2017 - 2:34pm

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (April 26, 2017) -- Registration to attend the 2017 SEMA Show is now open at The annual trade show for the automotive aftermarket is set for Tuesday-Friday, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2017, in Las Vegas.

Post on: 04/11/2017 - 10:37am

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (April 11, 2017) – Filling a job opening and finding a job in the $39 billion automotive specialty equipment market is about to get easier with the introduction of the SEMA Virtual Career Fair, taking place June 1, 2017, from noon to 5 p.m. EST.

Post on: 03/22/2017 - 10:03am

Diamond Bar, CA (March 22, 2017) — The SEMA Young Executives Network (YEN) is now accepting applications for its annual Launch Pad competition at The program, now in its fifth year, has helped young and emerging entrepreneurs in the automotive aftermarket launch their new products or services into the marketplace through expert guidance and increased brand awareness that has resulted in business growth of up to 300% for participants.

Post on: 03/21/2017 - 9:14am

Diamond Bar, CA (March 21, 2017) — The following slate of candidates are vying for a seat on the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Board of Directors.

Post on: 03/03/2017 - 9:35am

DIAMOND BAR, CA (March 9, 2017) – The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) will host the sixth annual SEMA Middle East Business Development Expo in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on March 30-April 1, 2017.

Post on: 02/10/2017 - 2:17pm

DIAMOND BAR, CA (February 10, 2017) – Speaking proposals are now being accepted for the 2017 Advanced Engineering Technology Conference (AETC), the leading engineering conference for the performance automotive industry that gives attendees a firsthand look at some of latest technological advances in engine design and performance.

Post on: 01/27/2017 - 4:41pm

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (January 27, 2017) -- SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, is now accepting nominations for its Hall of Fame at