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    Mar 26 2010

    注册请登陆 www.sema.org/china  你将有机会参加前所未有的美国顶级生产商与中国分销商一对一的单独洽谈。请注意此次一系列的一对一会面需要提前预订。此次活动将于2010年9月23日-24日在中国北京举行。

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    Mar 25 2010
    Automakers spent a good deal of effort at this year’s auto shows focusing on electrics, plug-in hybrids and a range of alt-technology hopefuls. Interesting future-view sort of stuff. Here in the present tense, there is a quiet reality that warrants the focus of the performance aftermarket: The great majority of vehicles that are on the road today, and those that we will be buying in the next five, 10 or even 15 years, will involve an internal combustion engine and a consumer looking for efficiency without sacrificing performance. [Read More]
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    Mar 25 2010
    By now, we've seen hundreds of the unfinished Chevy Volt prototypes roaming around the United States with non-production lights, missing trim and the flat black and gray paint jobs.

    For the first time today, we have photos of a Chevy Volt out testing that is showroom ready! It's been a long wait for this revolutionary vehicle from GM, but these latest photos show the Volt is now in the last stages of validation. Though we hope those "Volt" window stickers are optional!

    Watch for production to start in November 2010 at GM's Hamtramck Assembly Plant in Detroit.
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    Mar 25 2010
    The March issue of SEMA News highlights racing and performance. Coincidentally, many racing facilities across the country and around the world are shrugging off winter snows and revving up for another season of competition at this time of year. What better time, then, to remind everyone about motorsports awareness and the MPMC-founded program Take a Friend to a Race.
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    Mar 25 2010

    Declining emphasis on education, unstable oil prices and imbalanced personal and corporate taxation threaten to undermine the U.S. economy, says Northwood University professor Dr. Timothy Nash.

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    Mar 25 2010

    Seventeen industry professionals are candidates for a seat on the 2010–2011 SEMA Board of Directors, a group that provides strategic direction to the association and helps shape the industry.

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    Mar 25 2010

    To highlight the customization possibilities of the just-released Chevy Cruze to the United Arab Emirates, GM Middle East and SEMA partnered to customize two of the all-new global compact cars.

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    Mar 25 2010
    News from SEMA's councils and committess
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    Mar 25 2010
    Mark Mojica was appointed to the role of director of sales, aftermarket for N-Fab; Christine LeMay is The Marx Group's new customer relations manager; Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. (TNA) promoted Allan Huggins to CFO and senior director of finance and accounting; Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America’s Roadrider tire was selected as original equipment for the Enertia Powercycle motorcycle.; and more news from around the industry.
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    Mar 25 2010
    The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on legislation that would create an exemption to allow companies to market collision repair parts without infringing a design patent. A design patent covers the ornamental design for an object having practical utility for a 14-year term.