Legendary musicians Jimmie Vaughan, Billy F Gibbons, Jeff Beck and Michael Anthony will be the featured entertainment at the SEMA Industry Awards Banquet, Thursday, November 2, 2017, in Las Vegas.
Media and exhibitors at the 2017 SEMA Show will get an advance preview of select vehicles during the Cruise In—a new feature that will take place during the SEMA Show Exhibitor Appreciation Reception, Monday, October 30, 2017.
Nearly 500 members of the automotive specialty-parts industry attended the 2017 SEMA Installation and Gala to pay tribute to the specialty-equipment industry’s pioneers and dedicated volunteers.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund awarded $160,000 to 60 individuals this year, including 53 SEMA scholarships to current students and seven loan forgiveness awards to employees of SEMA-member companies.
Returning for the third consecutive year to the SEMA Show, Shell’s “Pioneering Performance” stage will feature celebrity interviews, builders, actors, bands and fan-favorite challenges.
The inaugural event included 42 companies introducing their businesses to more than 650 high-school and college students from across the United States.
A federal Appeals Court struck down a 2015 rule issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that required manufacturers to replace hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), including HFC-134a, with a substitute.
Exhibitor applications for the 2018 Motorsports Parts Manufacturers Council (MPMC) Media Trade Conference are open now through September 5, 2017.
According to SEMA Show Management’s post-Show survey, more than 48% of buyers reported that they visit an exhibitor’s booth after researching the company’s product in the New Products Showcase.
The SEMA Launch Pad has narrowed down to 15 semi-finalists representing new, innovative products and services in the specialty automotive aftermarket.