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Local Motors Announces 3D-printed Car Modification Competition | ModMen Challenge to award 3D-printed cars to 12 winning entries
Las Vegas, Nev. (November 05, 2014) – Local Motors today announces the ModMen Challenge, a bold competition that asks the hot rod and motor vehicle aftermarket community to “hack up” and modify a 3D-printed vehicle, just like they would any other car. The contest starts online, where participants submit design modification proposals designed for and built on the same 3D-printed car model. After an online voting round, 12 “ModMen” winners will be awarded a real 3D-printed vehicle on which to bring their winning designs to life. The ModMen Challenge culminates at SEMA 2015, where all 12 of the modified cars will be presented and judged, with one vehicle emerging victorious as the grand prize winner and title of ultimate “ModMan.”
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Olathe, Kansas November 5, 2013 HushMat® HushMat ‘s 2015 Data is available now for download from the SEMA Data Coop. HushMat, the fastest growing automotive sound deadening and thermal insulation materials Company, continues gain market share across the entire United States. Automotive, Marine and Car Audio accounts will benefit tremendously from this relationship.
HushMat®, rated #1 automotive sound deadening and thermal insulation material, is the easiest to install, highest performing available to automotive enthusiasts. HushMat® Ultra, is easily applied to sheet metal, plastic or fiberglass surface surrounding the interior of the vehicle reducing interior noise and heat making the vehicle ride more comfortable. HushMat® is the only aftermarket sound deadening and thermal insulation material made in the USA!
Las Vegas, NV (November 5, 2014)-Skyjacker and Matchbox®, the dynamic duo, proudly announce today their joint build project. In honor of the 40th anniversary of Skyjacker Suspensions; Matchbox and Skyjacker have teamed up to create the ultimate throwback vehicle. Announced during a joint press conference, the dynamic duo unveiled the new 1976 Ford Bronco 4x4 “Real Size Edition” along with the comparable Matchbox Ford Bronco 4x4 toy companion.
The 1976 Bronco spec sheet reads like a formidable “who’s who” from the aftermarket industry featuring parts provided by: Skyjacker Suspensions, Hanson, Warn, Bushwacker, Bestop, JW Speaker, Winn Trim, Weather Tech, BFG, BMF Wheels, McGard, JE Reel, Hedman Headers and SSBC Brakes.
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GATEWAY, CO NOVEMBER 4, 2014: Driven Experience Driven to Fight Cancer trophy truck is proud to be participating in the first ever SCORE Baja 1000 Experience at the 2014 SEMA Show. Drivers Andrew Hendricks, Jeff Humberson and Chuck Dempsey will be at the SEMA show SCORE Experience signing autographs as they prepare for the 47th annual Tecate SCORE Baja 1000.
In addition, the American Cancer Society will be at the Driven Experiences booth raising awareness and funds for the Driven To Fight Cancer Campaign. If you are not at the show, you can participate with online support at www.cattlebaronsball.com/DTFC.
Building off the success of the Ultra and Performer booth products, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has restructured their line of automotive paint booths, prep environments and mix rooms to fall under these two product ‘families’, while adding new booth models and advanced features.
Ultra paint booths remain GFS’ premium offerings, providing excellent quality and performance, and now with added features. Unlike any paint booths in the marketplace, Ultra booths include advanced features such as a full-ceiling plenum, GFS’ exclusive controlled airflow ceiling, floor track leveling and intuitive controls for superior airflow, lighting and energy efficiency.
Terry McMillen to sign autographs at Clean Seal, Inc.'s booth tomorrow, Wednesday the 5th of November from 1pm-3pm. Please stop by and say hello to Terry and meet one of the sports great guys. And be sure to check out all of the products Clean Seal, Inc. has to offer.
TSW Alloy Wheels Introduces Seven New Models for 2015 in Fresh, Exciting Designs and Innovative Finishes
TSW Alloy Wheels, long an industry pioneer and innovator, has expanded its product roster of aftermarket wheels by 25% for 2015. The seven new introductions boost TSW’s alloy wheel offerings to 35 designs and, including finish options, 79 variations to choose from. TSW custom wheels are engineered in a wide range of specifications to fit over 30 different automobile makes, from Acura to Volvo as well as all domestic nameplates.
“We are exceedingly proud of the new ground we’ve broken in terms of designs, finishes and manufacturing technologies,” enthused Terence Scheckter, president of TSW Alloy Wheels. “From the classic to the cutting edge, our expanded product lineup has a wheel to satisfy every taste and to fit virtually any vehicle,” Scheckter added.
SCT and Bully Dog are Now Powered by Derive, a Software Company that Customizes a Vehicle’s Performance, Connecting Drivers to a Smarter, More Highly Optimized Vehicle.
SANFORD, FL – November 4, 2014 – SCT and Bully Dog, leaders in automotive calibration solutions for muscle cars, trucks, powersport applications and big rigs, introduced their new parent company, Derive Systems, today at SEMA. Derive Systems was created from the merger of SCT and Bully Dog earlier this year. Since the merger, Derive Systems has combined knowledge and resources from the two complimentary brands to build a software platform with best of the collective calibration technology. The SCT and Bully Dog brands will continue to be used in the market, with the added benefit that both brands are now able to leverage the power of Derive to offer customers unmatched tuning solutions with the greatest number of features across the widest range of vehicles in the market.
ISIS POWER TO GO TO MARKET AS INFINITYBOX LLC AS OF SEMA; DEBUTS EXPRESS RACING KITS
Innovator of electrical wiring systems for vehicles to feature brand new Panoz Esperante 25th anniversary edition of the Spyder at SEMA booth 33221 November 4 through 7.
Chicago, Illinois, November 3, 2014—ISIS Power, a leading designer and manufacturer of electrical wiring systems for cars, trucks and custom vehicles, will go to market as INFINITYBOX LLC. The name change takes place as the company prepares to exhibit at SEMA, the world’s premier automotive specialty products trade event, from November 4 through 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
At the show, INFINITYBOX will introduce its INFINITYWIRE brand of wiring and electronics products for hot rods, street rods, pro touring, kit cars and racing.
CHARIOTZ Launches The World’s First Online Hub For Automotive Customization And Restoration - CHARIOTZ makes auto customization and restoration easy and fun through a new photo-based storytelling platform for businesses and car lovers.
CHARIOTZ announced the launch of its new site, CHARIOTZ.com. CHARIOTZ provides a new way for auto customization and restoration businesses, and car enthusiasts, to easily tell the stories behind their modified and restored cars using photos and highly informative tags. Consumers use the site to show off their custom and classic cars, get inspired by thousands of showcased cars, discover new ideas, and get modification and restoration information. Businesses use the site to showcase their products and projects, and find customers who are looking for help to turn their own ideas into reality.