WyoTech Unveils Retro-Style Ford Van at SEMA Show


WyoTech Unveils Retro-Style Ford Van at SEMA Show

50 Years Of Automotive Education Inspires Shagadelic Ford Transit Van

WHAT: WyoTech will unveil a customized 2016 Ford Transit van featuring today’s technology but with the look of a 1976 Ford van featured in a decades-old ad. The retro-inspired van, which Ford granted to the WyoTech campus in Blairsville, Pennsylvania, was built by students and instructors to celebrate WyoTech’s 50 years as one of the premier providers of automotive technical training in the United States.

WyoTech will debut the van at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show on Nov. 1. Plus, the restoration will air on MAVTV’s show, “Chop Cut Rebuild,” in January 2017.

• Dan Woods from Chop Cut Rebuild
• WyoTech Faculty and Executives

WHEN: 1 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

WHERE: SEMA Show, Central Hall, WyoTech Booth (23893)

• Unveiling of custom retro-inspired 2016 Ford Transit

Lincoln Electric ® Announces “Show-Only” Specials for SEMA 2016

Cleveland – Attendees of the 2016 SEMA Show will be eligible for exclusive offers on some of Lincoln Electric’s most popular and versatile products. These offers will be valid only on purchases made at the show, which is hosted by the Specialty Equipment Market Association from November 1-4 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

• Offer 1: Purchasers of a Lincoln Electric Torchmate® 4400 or 4800 CNC plasma cutting system can choose one of two of the most popular welders in the Lincoln catalog, a Square Wave® TIG 200 ($1,399 value) or a POWER MIG® 210 MP ($1,199 value). Either of these machines is an excellent complement to the Torchmate systems, which boast 65% faster cut speeds, improved cut quality, and exceptional repeatability. If you can design it, you can cut it and weld it too.

Madico Showcasing New Invisi-Film® Tough Coat Paint Protection Film at SEMA 2016

Madico, Inc., one of the worlds’ leading manufacturers of automotive, solar, safety and security window films, will be exhibiting at the 2016 SEMA Show for the 28th year. Held Nov. 1-4, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the SEMA Show attracts more than 60,000 auto industry representatives from around the globe.

The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It brings the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more.

“We enjoy exhibiting at the SEMA show each year,” said Jeffrey Plummer Senior VP, Sales and Marketing. “This year we have a great line up of new products to showcase and as always we look forward to connecting with dealers and customers from across the country and world.”

Axalta Announces Celebrity Line-up for the 2016 SEMA Show

Glen Mills, PA – October 26, 2016: Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, will have a star-studded presence at the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 1-4, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in outdoor booth #61009. This year’s celebrity line-up includes:

Justin Allgaier – NASCAR® Xfinity Series driver of the No.7 Chevrolet Camaro for JR
Motorsports. Pinstripe Practice and Autograph Session – Wednesday, November 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Alex Bowman - NASCAR® Xfinity Series driver for JR Motorsports (JRM) and one of the substitute drivers for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the famed No. 88 Axalta Chevrolet SS in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series. Autograph Session – Wednesday, November 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Rhino Linings Showcases Apocalypse-Ready Vehicles at 2016 SEMA Show

Two imposing doomsday vehicles featuring Rhino Linings® srpayed-on protection will be on display in booth #34061.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Sept. 27, 2016) -- Rhino Linings Corporation ( is poised to unveil two wild, off-road vehicles that are sure to turn heads at this year’s SEMA® show in Las Vegas, Nov. 1-4, 2016. Both vehicles, flaunting Rhino Linings legendary protective coatings, will be featured in the Rhino Linings booth #34061 in the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall.


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King Engine Bearings Features New EcoBoost Bearings at SEMA 2016

Cedar Grove, N.J. – King Engine Bearings responds to market demands from two Ford Ecoboost pioneers: Full-Race Motorsports and SpeedFactory Racing.
When two industry leaders in Ford EcoBoost race engines express the need for superior high performance rod and main bearings, King takes action. "It was clear that our signature race series XP bearings would be a perfect match for these Ford EcoBoost 4 and 6 cyl. Platforms", says Ron Sledge, Racing & Performance Manager for King Engine Bearings.
"We got a firm handle on the various power profiles, set the proper wall geometries, and put the pedal-to-the-metal to get these XP bearings into their hands - and race engines."

King Engine Bearings will showcase the 4 and 6 cyl. EcoBoost XP race bearings at the 2016 SEMA show taking place in Las Vegas, November 1- 4.

Toyo Tires Continues Tradition of Big Displays and Big Vehicle Debuts at 2016 SEMA Show

CYPRESS, CA –Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. (Toyo Tires®) will continue the tradition of big displays and big vehicle debuts during the 2016 SEMA Show, November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, NV. At the entrance to the South Hall, show attendees will be greeted by a Ken Block-themed display. Inside the South Hall, the Toyo Tires® booth has moved onto the main aisle and will include one-off supercars in addition to the brand’s most popular products. Attendees can also enjoy never-before-seen vehicles and take a load off in the Toyo Tires® Treadpass™ which is located between the Central and South Hall.

Spotlight on MAHA’s Global Success – the MSR 500 Chassis Dynamometer

MAHA’s booth 15307, in Westgate Hall, is centered on the MSR 500, a high performance Chassis Dynamometer. On display for the first time in North America, MAHA will reveal why they deliver the industry’s most precise Chassis Dynamometers and why markets around the world demand MAHA to handle their most critical performance testing.

Star of Slicks Garage to Sign Autographs at MAHA USA Booth 15307

Meet Slick from the renowned Slicks Garage at MAHA USA’s booth # 15307 on Tuesday, November 1 and Wednesday, November 2 from 2-3 p.m. Slicks Garage is the home garage to Discovery Network’s prime-time show, “Highway to Sell”. Slick has also starred on “Tail Fins and Chrome” with his feature spot, “Slicks Tricks,” made appearances on “Monster Garage”, car wrangled for Hollywood movies and builds both celebrity and SEMA show vehicles.

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