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    May 20 2010
    SEMA Show management and Freeman—the company that handles the event design, décor and movement of exhibit materials in and out of the Las Vegas Convention Center—are offering free material handling for qualified exhibitors of the 2010 SEMA Show.
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    May 20 2010

    With regards to emissions compliance requirements, about the only thing constant is change. New methods for controlling and processing exhaust emissions continue to emerge from the car companies. Such technologies are unavoidably confronted by SEMA members seeking to design parts and systems that are functionally compatible, particularly with respect to how vehicle emissions may (or may not) be affected. In fact, the challenges to create emissions-compatible specialty parts often increase for each new vehicle model year.

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    May 20 2010
    Working with the SEMA Action Network (SAN), SEMA convinced Kansas legislators to delete provisions from a revenue bill that increased the fees on antiques, street rods and special-interest vehicles. The language sought to raise the registration fees on these vehicles, including a $10 increase on January 1, 2013, and another $10 increase on January 1, 2014.
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    May 20 2010
    Dates and locations for several upcoming SEMA-sponsored shows, webinars and activities have been announced.
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    May 20 2010
    American Honda is offering tuners an opportunity to build long-term CR-Z project vehicles for various promotional purposes, including displays at the 2010 SEMA Show.
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    May 20 2010

    Enter your car, truck, rod or classic in the SEMA Show 'N Shine car show, Saturday, July 24, in Pasadena, California, and you're not only helping children's charities, but also eligible for a free hotel stay and admission to the 2010 SEMA Show.

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    May 20 2010
    With the economy seemingly on the rebound, albeit slowly, 88 exhibitors are returning to the SEMA Show 2010 after sitting out last year. The recession played an overwhelmingly large role in reasons why these companies were absent in 2009.
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    May 20 2010
    Jimmie Johnson gets busted for pit row speeding, Kyle Busch wins Autism Speaks 400 at Dover International Speedway; Speedway Motorsports Inc. Chairman O. Bruton Smith said last week that he would like to offer a $20 million bonus to any driver who can win the Coca-Cola 600 and the Indianapolis 500 on the same day; and more racing news.
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    May 20 2010
    News and updates from SEMA's councils and committees.
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    May 20 2010
    Automotive specialty-equipment industry leaders and digital technology experts will convene for a day-long conference composed of panel discussions and keynote speakers, covering topics focused on the newest trends and strategies for conducting business in the digital age at the SEMA Business Technology Symposium, July 23, 2010, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, from 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.