Mecum Auctions to Feature Stunning Vehicles at SEMA Show- ‘63 Corvette Split Window Coupe Resto Mod plus Thor and Cotton vintage motorcycles on display

WALWORTH, Wis. – Oct. 28, 2016 – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction company, returns to the SEMA Show on Nov. 1-4 with a display of stunning cars and motorcycles along with the Mecum Mobile Experience in booth 61401 located in Silver Lot 2 of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Leading off the vehicles on display is a fabulous 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe Resto Mod built by Jeff Hayes of American Speed Shop of Bloomington, Indiana. Hayes is no stranger to building show-winning Corvette Resto Mods, most notably ones based on the mid-year variety comprising the years 1963 to 1967. His latest creation sports a raucous 6.2 liter LS3 V-8 engine with 525 horsepower mated to a Tremec 5-speed manual transmission. The level of detail on this Corvette is amazing both inside and out with a professionally fabricated chassis, custom interior and custom platinum large flake and pearl mix paint on the exterior.

Sonax Car Care gets off to a good start

At SEMA Show 2016 the german car care specialist Sonax presents many innovations. Particularly for professional users Sonax has plenty to offer. With “Sonax Profiline Ceramic Coating CC36” the car care expert marks a milestone in paintwork sealing technology used for professional vehicle valeting. The launch is accompanied by a marketing campaign under the banner “The force of flexibility – the stronger gives in”.

Chemical Guys Will Be Giving Away 5 TORQ Polishers During the SEMA Show

Chemical Guys and TORQ Tool Company announced today that they will be hosting for the second year in a row the #DoYouTORQ Sweepstakes. Five lucky winners will win a polishing machine from TORQ Tool Company at this year’s SEMA Show. With the great success and attraction that the TORQ #DoYouTORQ giveaway had at last year’s SEMA Show, Chemical Guys decided to host it this year again. Attendees that are interested in being part of the sweepstakes have to visit the Chemical Guys booth in the North Hall, booth #12851 to receive a sweepstakes ticket.

“We look forward to seeing everyone this year and sharing all of the new products,” states Danny Capistrano of Chemical Guys. “Last year we had such great feedback and success with the sweepstakes, so we decided to do it again. This year we are giving away more machines to give attendees more chances to win, and more opportunities to try out the truly amazing lineup of tools.”

SSBC makes instructions easier for all their disc brake kits. Photo Docs (TM) make it easy

SSBC makes instructions easier for all their disc brake kits.
CLARENCE, NY, October 27 -- Most of us don’t bother to read all of the instructions because it
takes too long and many of the words we don’t understand. We try to accelerate the install. SSBC
has come up with a better way for us to look at a drawing and see how
things go together. SSBC Photo Docs™ make it simple to look at the kit
and go right to installation. SSBC shows how all the parts go together.
All you need to know are the torque specs and what to adjust or grease.
Fewer words and more detailed pictures is the key. Correct installation
is essential to make your aftermarket parts work like they should. Look
for these instruction in all of SSBC’s kits in 2017.

About SSBC
Stainless Steel Brakes Corporation (SSBC) first pioneered the stainless steel sleeved caliper for
classic Corvettes and Mustangs back in 1975. We are the industry standard for high quality brake

Goodguys Rod & Custom Association Announces 2017 Event Schedule

Goodguys Rod & Custom Association Announces 2017 Event Schedule

HELLA Dramatically Expands Retail Horn Program With Addition of 20 New Horns

– New applications, new colors, OE replacements, back-up alarm, air horns –

Peachtree City, GA — HELLA, Inc., the North American aftermarket subsidiary of automotive lighting and electronics supplier HELLA, has substantially expanded its retail horn sales program with 24 new horn part numbers featuring new applications, OE replacements, a low cost back-up alarm, and air horn options.

The line, which now has a total of 34 retail horn SKUs, includes both blister pack and retail box additions and offers a choice of models and price points to meet a variety of customer needs including professional technicians, high-tech tuners, custom enthusiasts, heavy-duty truckers, and off-roaders, as well as general motoring consumers.

THINKWARE Reaffirms Dedication to the US Market Through Attendance at SEMA in Las Vegas

World leading Korean dash camera company, THINKWARE, is making moves to target the automotive industry in the United States by exhibiting its leading dash cams at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking place November 1-4, 2016.

The company will display and provide demos of its dash cam products and accessories at SEMA including:

• Accessories: Locking Box, IR Camera, External battery

THINKWARE’s dash cams offer superior technology and design. The dash cams’ features include ‘Super Night Vision’, which is optimized for dark parking environments and ‘Time Lapse Photography,’ which records at 1 frame per second, reducing video file size and enabling the dash cams to record parking mode videos for 16 times longer than the standard dash cam.

Sentury Tire North America Debuts New Groundspeed Brand at SEMA 2016

Sentury Tire North America Debuts New Groundspeed Brand at SEMA 2016
Company follows up expansive U.S. factory announcement with new product line

Las Vegas, Nev. (October 31, 2016) – Sentury Tire signaled a long-term commitment to the North American market earlier this year when the global tire manufacturer announced a $530 million investment in a 400-acre, 1.4 million square-feet plant and research center in LaGrange, Georgia. Today, the company announced more news at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show with the introduction of its Groundspeed tire brand, including six new tire models suited for the full range of North American driving needs.

Sentury Tire North America will break ground for its world-class manufacturing operation during early 2017. With a 12-million-unit production capacity on tap once the facility is fully operational in 2018, executives are now focused on building out a strong North American dealer and distributor network.




MAVTV Documented Customization of Van and Harley Davidson Chopper for
12-Part “Chop Cut Rebuild,” Just in Time for WyoTech’s 50th Anniversary

LAS VEGAS, 2016 SEMA SHOW (Central Hall, Booth 23893) – To mark its 50th anniversary, WyoTech will unveil two vehicles that students, graduates and instructors have customized as part of a “Chop Cut Rebuild” feature at this year’s SEMA Show. Individuals at the Blairsville, Pa., campus were responsible for designing and building the “Shagadelic Van,” a 2016 Ford Transit van that has been customized to pay tribute to the 1976 “Cruising Van” featured in an iconic 1976 Ford ad. The team also will showcase a souped-up Harley Davidson Chopper.

BETAG Innovation is launching its ALUMINUM T-HOTBOX at SEMA

Following the success of the T-Hotbox, BETAG Innovation will be launching and demonstrating the Aluminum T-Hotbox at SEMA this year.
The Aluminum T-Hotbox is a hand-held, portable tool, for quickly and efficiently reducing or completely removing small dents in aluminum outer panels.
The Aluminum T-Hotbox enables technicians to spend less time on repair & refinish, and improve the overall quality of the repair.

About BETAG:
BETAG Innovation provides skills based training for estimators and technicians - and manufactures a range of OEM approved tools & equipment to:

- Improve the quality of auto body repairs;
- Reduce cycle times; and
- Increase body shop profitability.
SEMA booth number 15217

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