Find Easy-to-Use Chemical Tools from Bar’s Leaks® and Rislone® at 2015 AAPEX and SEMA Shows

Find Easy-to-Use Chemical Tools from Bar’s Leaks® and Rislone® at 2015 AAPEX and SEMA Shows

Iconic brands add SEMA Show to annual tradition for the first time

Holly, MI (Oct. 23, 2015) – After more than 25 years of exhibiting at AAPEX, Bar’s Leaks® and Rislone® will expand their Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week (AAIW) presence to include a booth at the SEMA Show for the first time next month. The AAPEX booth will continue to be the primary destination for in-depth information about new and updated products, while visitors to the SEMA booth will have the opportunity to meet celebrity spokespeople Bobby Janiec and Caitlin Burt while battling other attendees for the high score in the video game “Monster Truck Destruction.”

Visit Chief at SEMA for Collision Repair Equipment Demos and Discounts

Visit Chief at SEMA for Collision Repair Equipment Demos and Discounts
New products will also be introduced in Chief’s dedicated booth

Madison, Ind. (Oct. 23, 2015) – Visit the new Chief booth at the SEMA Show next month for collision repair equipment demos, special show pricing and new product reveals.

The SEMA Show takes place Nov. 3-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Chief will be in booth #10118 in the North Hall Tools & Equipment section.

Chief’s newest aluminum repair shop tools, including its weld fume extractor, dust extractor, Structural Holding Package, MultiTool Aluminum Dent Repair Station and MultiMig 522 MIG/MAG welder, are available during the show in discounted bundles. Anyone who purchases two of the products receives a 10 percent discount, while buyers of four of the products get 15 percent off the bundle.

Valspar to feature celebrity appearances at the 2015 SEMA Show - Cast of Counting Cars and Fast N’ Loud to host autograph sessions (correction on time)

MASSILLON, Ohio (Oct. 28 2015) – Valspar Automotive will offer SEMA attendees a chance to meet, greet and take home the autograph of one or two reality television show celebrities at this year’s SEMA Show.
Valspar’s Custom brand, House of Kolor (HOK), will host Richard Rawlings and John D’Agostino in booth #23513 in the Central Hall on Tuesday Nov. 3. Rawlings, owner of Gas Monkey Garage and star of from the Discovery Channel’s Fast N’ Loud, will be there from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m., and D’Agostino, owner of Celebrity Customs, will visit from 2 to 3 p.m. HOK’s creator, famed Jon Kosmoski, will also make appearances throughout the show.

Rick Dore to Sign Autographs at Atlas Copco Compressors Booth #10209 during SEMA 2015

Rick Dore, custom car builder, television personality and owner of Rick Dore Kustoms, will sign autographs at the Atlas Copco Compressors booth No. 10209 during the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show 2015, one of the premier automotive specialty products trade shows taking place from Nov. 4-7 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Dore will sign autographs on Wednesday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m.

Rick Dore is the co-host of the Discovery Channel reality series Rusted Development, formerly known as Lords of the Car Hoards. The show follows Dore and co-host Chuck Palumbo, a retired WWE wrestler and mechanic, as they rescue legendary cars from car hoarders and refurbish them into one-of-a-kind dream cars. The show’s body shop is powered by an Atlas Copco GA 7-37 VSD+ oil-injected, oil-cooled rotary screw compressor, an energy efficient and compact air compressor with low noise levels.

Aftermarket Industry’s First High-Flow Direct Injectors Featured in the New Products Showcase and New Product Training Session at the SEMA Show 2015

New Product Showcase features high-flow direct injectors by Nostrum and New Product Training Session demonstrates Nostrum’s direct drop-in, high-flow K-DI injectors at the SEMA Show 2015 on November 3

Ann Arbor, Mich., October 28, 2015 – Nostrum announces launch of its high-flow direct injection product line, K-DITM, which utilizes an advanced kinetic fuel break-up mechanism to deliver high fuel flow rates with shorter liquid lengths, greater vaporization, precise controllability, and provides engine-specific spray targeting for improved combustion quality in high horsepower applications.

Nostrum at the SEMA Show 2015

Get acquainted with the future of high performance direct injector technology at the SEMA show 2015.

Herkules to Host Drag Racer Ashley Sanford at SEMA Booth 11139 November 3rd through 5th, 2015

Walled Lake, Michigan. September 17, 2015--- Herkules Equipment Corporation will host NHRA Drag Racer Ashley Sanford at the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada this November, in booth 11139. Ms. Sanford will be signing autographs and greeting fans from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3rd, Wednesday, November 4th and Thursday, November 5th. The SEMA Show runs from November 3rd through the 6th.

A third generation sand drag racer, California native Ashley Sanford began racing at 8, placing 1st in her very first race. Over the years, she has driven Super Comp, Top Eliminator, and Top Alcohol dragsters, traveling 300 ft. in the sand in 2.5 seconds at 150 mph. She joined the National Hot Rod Association circuit in 2013, and currently races her family-owned Afuel dragster in the Top Alcohol Dragster category. For more information on Sanford, visit

Win a Ride-Along with Vaughn Gittin Jr. in “The Ultimate Fun Haver" powered by SCT / Bully Dog!

Sanford FL Oct 26, 2015 – Derive Systems, the parent company of high octane brands – Bully Dog & SCT Performance, are ready to take the 2015 SEMA Show by storm!

“We have an amazing engaging experience planned for our customers and attendees of the 2015 SEMA Show, November 3rd – 6th, 2015.” said Tim Roi – Director of Marketing for Derive Power, the performance division of Derive Systems. “Our dealers & customers have been the key to our success and we wanted to make sure they have a once in a lifetime experience during the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas.” he continued.

“Not only will attendees get a sneak preview of our new & exciting 2016 product line-up, they will have a chance to win a ride-along with World Champion drifter and Professional Fun Haver Vaughn Gittin Jr. in his 2015 Ford F-150 Ecoboost Ultimate Fun Haver drift truck – powered by SCT” Roi explained.


Auburn Hills, Mich. (Oct. 27, 2015) — TI Automotive, a leading global supplier of fluid storage, carrying and delivery technology, will give away a trip for two to the 2016 Detroit Grand Prix. Visitors to the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas will have a chance to enter the contest when they visit TI Automotive’s new outdoor exhibit at booth #61039.

The trip to the 2016 Detroit Grand Prix is valued at $2,500 and will include two race passes, airfare for two and one hotel room for two nights. Details on the 2016 Detroit Grand Prix have not yet been announced. The 2015 event featured the cars of the Verizon IndyCar Series, the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the Pirelli World Challenge Series and the trucks of the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS.

Direct bolt-on OEM Replacement Up-Pipes - Now 50 State Legal!

FULLERTON, CA, Oct 20, 2015 –

PPE has taken the OEM replacement to a new level. PPE OEM Up-Pipes allow 53% greater flow than stock. PPE OEM Up-Pipes are a direct bolt-on to your factory manifolds. But unlike factory parts, PPE OEM Up-Pipes are manufactured from 11 gauge 304 stainless steel and include our superior PPE 304 stainless steel, internally-sleeved bellows that can take the abuse of high temperature and high pressure.

Now 50 State legal (E.O. D-701-16)

▪ Significant reduction in exhaust back-pressure
▪ Free-flowing stainless steel inner liner bellows
▪ Stainless steel 11-gauge .120-inch wall, 2-inch OD Up-Pipes
▪ Direct bolt-on replacement to factory manifolds
▪ Faster turbo response
▪ Lower exhaust temperatures

Available for*: 2001-2015 GM 6.6L Duramax 2500, 3500 HD Trucks

Pricing and availability
PPE’s OEM Replacement Up-Pipes
are now available at authorized PPE retailers.
Suggested retail price: $499.99 - $649.99



For more information contact:
Patrick Wagenbrenner
Brand Communications Manager


Compton, California (October 27, 2015) - Today, Transamerican Auto Parts announced the panel of experts who have been selected as judges for the 2015 “Life is Better Off-Road™” SEMA builder award in addition to the host of the award presentation. The group of judges has been selected to represent a cross section of the off-road industry and includes some of the most recognizable individuals in off-road vehicle design, fabrication, journalism, and competition.

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