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Edelbrock LLC to Present Vic Edelbrock Sr. Scholarship Award to WyoTech Student on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 10:00am in Edelbrock booth #22643

Torrance, CA – Vic Edelbrock and Edelbrock LLC is proud to announce the presentation of the Vic Edelbrock Sr. Scholarship Award to Scott Brown, a WyoTech automotive student from the Blairsville, Pa campus.

“With a 4.0 GPA and a strong work ethic, Scott was our #1 choice for the $5,000 scholarship in honor of my Father,” said Vic Edelbrock, Chairman of Edelbrock LLC. “Scott’s integrity and passion for performance was evident throughout his interview. We’re also pleased to welcome he and his guest to the SEMA Show as first time attendees.”

After serving four years in the Army, Brown made the decision to attend WyoTech Blairsville in order to learn the skills he needed to achieve his goal of opening his own shop.

Lift & Shift Inc.’s New Multi-Currency Consumer Reward Program Proving Popular in the Automotive Sector

Company signs multiple tire/auto service retailers; wholesalers also jumping on board for B2B use

Toronto – Oct 30, 2013

Lift & Shift Inc.’s new multi-currency reward program is resonating with automotive retailers and wholesalers alike. The company bundles together access to a number of popular consumer reward programs, enabling retailers, wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers and service providers to attract and retain retail and B2B customers from a universe of over 150 million members of the participating programs.

ASA Targets SEMA Show to Showcase TireMasterG4

ASA Targets SEMA Show to Showcase TireMasterG4

ASA to demonstrate shop management software for the tire dealer ‘store of the future’

Merrimack, NH (October 28, 2013) – ASA Automotive Systems, the industry leader in providing software systems and services to independent tire dealers, is pleased to host exhibit Booth #40013 in the Global Tire Expo section of the South Hall at the upcoming SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, November 5th to the 8th.

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.”

Formula Drift 2013 Champion, Michael Essa, and his BMW “Ultimate Drift Machine” in BILSTEIN Booth #23361 at SEMA Show: Two autograph sessions scheduled on Wed., Nov. 6 at 3pm & Thurs., Nov. 7 at 11am

When Michael Essa was crowned 2013 Formula Drift Champion in front of a sold out crowd at Irwindale Raceway on October 12, he made history as the first privateer and first European car to win a Formula Drift championship. BILSTEIN is proud to be the shock absorber of choice for Essa’s team as well as one of his product sponsors. On hand during the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Essa will be available to sign autographs and answer questions about his amazing season. His GSR Autosport BMW E46 M3 will also be on display in the BILSTEIN booth #23361 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

“Michael Essa and the GSR Autosport team are a perfect fit for BILSTEIN,” said Scott MacDonald, BILSTEIN director, marketing and product management. “We both have the desire to win and an extensive background in motorsports. We look forward to working with GSR and Michael in the future.”

Ken-Tool’s reCoreTM TPMS Sensor Saver System wins award at EQUIP AUTO 2013

Ken-Tool’s highly acclaimed reCore TPMS Sensor Saver System won the Silver Trophy in the Aftermarket & Retrofitting Category in the International Grands Prix for Automotive Innovation competition at the EQUIP AUTO 2013 show, held in Paris, France in October. The automotive aftermarket product and equipment show hosts over 120,000 visitors from 130 countries and boasts 1,800 exhibitors. The reCore was one of over one-hundred new and innovative products submitted for the competition.

Ken-Tool introduces the #30600 Professional Super Single Axle Drain Pan

Ken-Tool, the leader in hand tools for the tire service industry, has announced its latest new product, the 30600 Professional Super Single Axle Drain Pan. The new drain pan solves the problem of gear oil and grease drips and spills on wheels and tires, and on shop floors when servicing the axles of trucks and trailers.

Manufactured in the U.S.A. from lightweight, high density polyethylene (HDPE), the axle drain pan can be securely attached to the wheel using two or three lug studs with finger tightened nuts. The pan is contoured to rest flat with the sides gripping the wheel's drop-center. The pan fits most 22.5- and 24.5-inch, 10-hole hub or stud-piloted steel or alloy super single, wide-base and dual wheels.

Ken-Tool announces the new 36010 5-bar SUPER MAGNUM tire cage

Ken-Tool, the leader in tire servicing hand tools and equipment, has announced the expansion of its industry leading line of tire restraining devices with the introduction of the 36010 5-bar SUPER MAGNUM cage, helping raise the safety of truck tire service to a new level.

Testing has shown the SUPER MAGNUM cage reduces the side-force energy resulting from a catastrophic sidewall zipper rupture of a Super Wide-Base tire by 93 percent. The impressive reduction of side-force energy is achieved with expanded steel mesh deflection barriers welded to the insides of the cage tubing. The cage features 5 mandrel-bent, high-strength 12 gauge, 2-1/4” (5.7 cm) diameter structural steel tubes, welded to a 3/16” (0.48 cm) thick steel plate base with a 2.0” (5.08 cm) wide, 1/4” (0.635 cm) thick reinforcing strap welded to the tubes.

Formula Drift 2013 Champion, Michael Essa, and his BMW “Ultimate Drift Machine” in BILSTEIN Booth #23361 at SEMA Show: Two autograph sessions scheduled on Wed., Nov. 6 at 3pm & Thurs., Nov. 7 at 1pm

Poway, Calif. (October 23, 2013) – When Michael Essa was crowned 2013 Formula Drift Champion in front of a sold out crowd at Irwindale Raceway on October 12, he made history as the first privateer and first European car to win a Formula Drift championship. BILSTEIN is proud to be the shock absorber of choice for Essa’s team as well as one of his product sponsors. On hand during the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Essa will be available to sign autographs and answer questions about his amazing season. His GSR Autosport BMW E46 M3 will also be on display in the BILSTEIN booth #23361 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

“Michael Essa and the GSR Autosport team are a perfect fit for BILSTEIN,” said Scott MacDonald, BILSTEIN director, marketing and product management. “We both have the desire to win and an extensive background in motorsports. We look forward to working with GSR and Michael in the future.”

Mattei Air Compressors Inc., to introduce revolutionary new product at SEMA 2013

Baltimore, Maryland., Oct. 22, 2013—Mattei Compressors Inc., the North American arm of Ing. Enea Mattei S.p.A., the leading global manufacturer of rotary vane air compressors, will introduce their newest series of compressors designed to provide small air users with the quality and durability legendary among larger compressed air users.

Nobody makes an air compressor like the BLADE, and there is no better venue to introduce Mattei’s latest product than at the 2013 SEMA Show.

Each BLADE features Mattei’s proprietary and unrivaled rotary VANE technology first introduced by this family owned business in 1958. BLADE Series is designed and priced around the needs of smaller air users yet it incorporates many of the same features found in Mattei’s legendary bigger industrial class machines.

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