Announcement

GFS, Axalta, and Kaeser team up to bring the hands-on paint booth demo back to SEMA!

Last year, SEMA attendees had the unique opportunity to suit up and spray the latest in waterborne paints inside a GFS paint booth. Every paint class filled up fast and the demo booth was one of the most talked-about scenes at the show.

At SEMA 2013, this wildly popular paint booth demo will be back in full force!

Global Finishing Solutions, Axalta Coating Systems, and Kaeser Compressors are excited to partner up to bring a hands-on demo experience to SEMA attendees where they’ll be able to suit up, grab a spray gun hooked up to a quality Kaeser compressor, and shoot some of the latest coatings from Axalta inside a state-of-the-art GFS paint booth!

WyoTech to Unveil Custom 1964 Ford Truck on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 1:00pm, Booth #12573 in North Hall

WyoTech is proud to announce the unveiling of a custom 1964 Ford truck that was built by WyoTech students and faculty at the Blairsville, Pa. campus. The truck will be revealed for the first time at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 5 in the WyoTech booth #12573. Sarah Burgess will be on hand to assist with the unveiling. Burgess races a 750 horsepower Ford Mustang in the Xtreme Drift Circuit and is sponsored by WyoTech.

“This project showcases the skills and training that WyoTech offers at several of our schools across the United States,” said Michael Stiglich, division president of WyoTech. “We’re excited to unveil the truck to the SEMA show attendees.”

BASF to showcase the Ultimate 1967 Camaro from Ultimate Auto at SEMA

BASF to showcase the Ultimate 1967 Camaro from Ultimate Auto at SEMA

What: The Ultimate 67’ Camaro from Ultimate Auto, painted with “Ruthless Red” from the Carizzma Collection from BASF

When: Nov. 5-8 at the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas

Where: The BASF SEMA Booth #21441

Background:

The “Ultimate 67” Camaro is a blend of the classic muscle car with a modern street machine. This Camaro was treated to a host of body modifications, including hand fabricated, widened rear fenders, sectioned and recessed bumpers, a new front valance and splitter below the custom grill, new lower rockers that blend the original body lines with the widened rear fenders and also house the exhaust outlets for the custom Borla exhaust.

BASF to showcase 1932 Muroc Roadster from Chip Foose at SEMA

BASF to showcase 1932 Muroc Roadster from Chip Foose at SEMA

What: A 1932 Muroc Roadster “Magnatude” from Chip Foose painted with Butterscotch Pearl with Champagne Metallic from Glasurit 90-Line by BASF

When: Nov. 5-8 at the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas

Where: The BASF SEMA Booth #21441

Background:

This 1932 Muroc roadster, Magnatude, is actually a custom build of an old Foose design from 2001. Jerry Magnuson, owner of Magnatude, bought a fendered Muroc Roadster from Kugel Komponents when they were first available, mostly using it as a test vehicle for his successful Magnacharger supercharger program. He made a few upgrades, such as hidden headlights in the front fenders and an engine blower with built-in inner-cooler. When it came time for Jerry to finish the vehicle, he contacted Foose Design.

American Refining Group, Inc. is First Oil Refinery in the U.S.A. to Become Made in USA Certified®

Made in USA Certified® proudly grants Certification to American Refining Group, Inc. in Bradford, Pennsylvania, the birthplace of the U.S. domestic oil industry more than 100 years ago.

Bradford, PA (Oct. 25, 2013)--- American Refining Group, Inc. has successfully completed the Made in USA Certified proprietary supply chain audit process and is the first oil refinery to be granted license to use the Made in USA Certified® Seal for the following products: Brad Penn® Lubricants, Kensol® Naphthas and Distillates and Kendex® Base Oils, Custom Blends, Waxes and Resins.

American Refining Group, Inc. is First Oil Refinery in the U.S.A. to Become Made in USA Certified®

Made in USA Certified® proudly grants Certification to American Refining Group, Inc. in Bradford, Pennsylvania, the birthplace of the U.S. domestic oil industry more than 100 years ago.

Bradford, PA (Oct. 25, 2013)--- American Refining Group, Inc. has successfully completed the Made in USA Certified proprietary supply chain audit process and is the first oil refinery to be granted license to use the Made in USA Certified® Seal for the following products: Brad Penn® Lubricants, Kensol® Naphthas and Distillates and Kendex® Base Oils, Custom Blends, Waxes and Resins.

3M AAD Takes It Outside with Hands-On Demonstration Booth, Celebrity Appearances in Outside Front Lot

Visit 3M Automotive Aftermarket’s new outdoor, hands-on demonstration booth to see the new product solutions and innovations 3M is developing to meet tomorrow’s auto body repair and restoration needs. The booth is located in the SEMA Front Display Lot,outside in front of central hall.

What's New:
• Innovative new finishing system that eliminates compounding and need for heavy polishers
• New solutions for spraying texturized coatings on rocker panels and undercarriage
• New spray guns for efficiently delivering coatings requiring a 1.4 mm atomizing head
• New sanding systems that cut faster and last longer
• New technology and techniques for working with high-strength steel
• Expanded polishing systems that provide right pad for any job, quickly and efficiently
• Improved technology that brings bright daylight to pre- and post-repair paint surfaces
• Advanced finishing film that levels surface defects, requires less buffing and reduces pigtails

Amanda Products Introduces Ultra SS Chassis and Company Leadership at SEMA

LIVONIA, MICHIGAN OCTOBER 24, 2013: Amanda Products will be displaying a new Ultra SS 4-Seater Chassis at SEMA Show Booth #37091 in the Offroad Hall. This rolling chassis will feature component parts built by Amanda Products specifically for the offroad market. Amanda Products will also be seeking input on new products and product improvements from industry leaders at the show, and from enthusiasts on Facebook during the same timeframe. Everyone taking the survey will be entered to win a new Xbox One. “The SEMA booth is coming together nicely and we are excited to enter this aftermarket world with quality partners,” said Robert Gruschow, President of Amanda Products USA. “We look forward to meeting many more and receiving feedback so we can continue to produce US-based parts that benefit the off-road industry.”

Magnaflow Enters Motorcycle Market & Partners with Arlen Ness

MagnaFlow, a global leader in performance exhaust products enters the motorcycle market and announces a new partnership with Arlen Ness Motorcycles to manufacture and sell a complete line of co-branded exhaust products. Known as Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow, the high-performance, high-quality, made in the USA premium exhaust systems will be designed by Arlen Ness for American V–Twin motorcycles including Harley-Davidson®, Victory and Indian. MagnaFlow has been a leader in exhaust technology, design and manufacturing for over 30 years. Arlen Ness is an icon in the custom motorcycle world with a 40 plus year history of building custom bikes and high end parts and accessories.

The Devils Ride's Danny Boy appearing at 2013 SEMA Show

-For Immediate Release-

The Devils Ride's Danny Boy appearing at 2013 SEMA Show

BYRON CENTER, MI - Danny Boy, the founding member of the motorcycle club The Laffing Devils and lead character of the hit show The Devils Ride, will be at this year's SEMA show representing Global Vision Eyewear.

“I was a fan of Global Vision before entering into a sponsorship agreement with them,” says Danny Boy. “Global Vision is a company I'm proud to be associated with because of their quality products, commitment and vision of giving back to the community.”

Danny Boy will be at both Global Vision Eyewear booths (#10325 in Tools & Equipment and #37034 in Powersports & Utility Vehicles) for a few hours each day of the show to sign autographs, take pictures, and talk motorcycles with show goers. Check the 2013 Celebrity Appearances list on the SEMA show website for specific times and locations.

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