On invitation from Fiat-Chrysler, we were in Las Vegas last week. The Mopar brand debuted six modified vehicle creations at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Some of these cars were created to highlight the possibilities with Mopar accessories and aftermarket parts, while others were created to get feedback on future accessory offerings. The show was also used to launch new Mopar Crate HEMI engine kits that provide classic hotrod restorers a factory-backed, efficient option for plugging modern HEMI engines into Mopar vehicles from the 1970s and earlier. The kits include a power distribution centre,
Toyota’s motorsports division TRD has showcased one monster of a Land Cruiser at the Special Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas which theoretically hopes to knock the Bentley Bentayga off its roost as the fastest SUV in the world.
We attended this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas, Nevada last week, courtesy of Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles. Better known as SEMA, it is arguably the largest tuner show in the world, although it is strictly a trade show, although it’s pretty crowded even without the general public being allowed in. The American brands were the most strongly represented on the show floor, followed by the Japanese, with a few dabbling in European and Korean makes. The stands generally consisted of aftermarket suppliers, tuning and restoration garages, wheel manufacturers and accessories outfits, among others. Major carmakers with custom concepts at the show included Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles,
Honda showcased the 2016 Civic at the SEMA 2015 by adding a subtle bodykit to it.
Toyota unveiled the TRD editions of the Camry and Corolla at the SEMA 2015 held in Las Vegas, US.
The next SEMA networking visit will be held in UAE at the inaugural edition of Custom Show Emirates and is designed to create opportunities for U.S. manufacturers to meet buyers from GCC Countries. Retailers and wholesalers from Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan and India are also expected to attend.
The Specialty Equipment Manufacturer’s Association show in Las Vegas, better known as SEMA, is quite possibly the largest gathering of tuning-focused companies and individuals under one roof, even gaining the attention of mainstream manufacturers nowadays. Here’s photos from the 2014 SEMA held this week.
Internet sensation and rally driver Ken Block is working on Gymkhana 7 and he has got a new machine – a fully tripped out 1965 Ford Mustang with 845 hp!
The Specialty Equipment Manufacturer’s Association show in Las Vegas, better known as SEMA, is the largest gathering of tuning-focused companies and individuals in the United States, possibly even the world, and it’s also got the attention of mainstream manufacturers nowadays. There’s even an appearance by characters from the next Transformers movie. Here’s Part 3 of the highlights from the 2013 show held last week. Also check out Part 1 and Part 2. Photos by Newspress.
The Specialty Equipment Manufacturer’s Association show in Las Vegas, better known as SEMA, is quite possibly the largest gathering of tuning-focused companies and individuals under one roof. Here’s Part 1 of the highlights from the 2013 show held last week. Also check out Part 2 and Part 3 Photos by Newspress.
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