Get a rare inside look at the 2018 SEMA Show by tuning in to MotorTrend TV, Wednesday, June 5, at 7:00 pm (EDT).
SEMA Battle of the Builders
Several young vehicle builders participated in the 2018 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition, including 24-year-old Jacob Griffin, who placed in the Top 10 Young Guns category.
Ernie Manansala’s Nissan R3500 placed among the Top 10 in the sport compact category of the 2018 Battle of the Builders Competition.
Set your DVRs for MotorTrend TV on June 5 at 7:00 p.m. (EDT) as the SEMA Battle of the Builders airs.
The Battle of the Builders Young Guns category is open to anyone age 27 or younger (as of November 8) who builds their vehicle primarily on their own.
The SEMA Young Guns Regional Program joins Formula DRIFT at Road Atlanta, May 11.
You’ll see interviews with builders as they prepare to debut their vehicles in front of more than 140,000 industry professionals, how to stand out among hundreds of the most unique vehicle builds and go inside the halls of the exclusive trade-only SEMA Show.
The SEMA Young Guns Regional Program joins Formula DRIFT in Long Beach, California, April 6.
Fred Williams talks about what he has observed from being a judge at last year’s SEMA Battle of the Builders competition.
The 2018 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition began with more than 300 vehicles entered by builders and customizers from all across the United States. The entries included vehicles crafted by both well-known, highly acclaimed builders and lesser-known younger customizers. The 2018 format was updated to provide a mechanism to recognize winners in four different categories: Hot Rod, Truck/Off-Road, Sport Compact and Young Guns (under 27).