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SEMA Show Specials at the CarBuff Network Booth

VANCOUVER, WA — Come join CarBuff Network.com at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show. Stop by booth number 22682 to see all of the exciting new features of the carbuffnetwork.com website. Companies can sign up for a complimentary Network Listing or take advantage of show specials on Pro Accounts, enthusiasts can create a free Enthusiast Profile—CarBuff Network has something for everyone; it’s part automotive search engine, part automotive directory wrapped into everything automotive.

Shops showcase the vehicles/projects they build, highlight which manufacturers parts are used, where the vehicle will be seen and what media will be covering the project. Manufacturers showcase their products, list their dealers, endorse shops/builders and list events they attend. Organizations get their event information and schedules in front of the industry in one convenient place. Automotive magazines and websites share features, news and events.

Bartec TPG200 and Tablet Give Away

Make sure you visit one of our booths during industry week and enter to win a great prize pack. This year Bartec is giving away THREE TPG200 Tread Depth Tools. Included with the TPG200 is a Samsung 8" Tablet, already loaded with the BARTEC TOOL PAD SOFTWARE. Three lucky winners will be able to take this combo set back to their shop and start inspecting tread depth and tire pressure, and then sending the data via wireless Bluetooth to a color inspection report! Visit our exhibits often and enter!

The drawings will be held on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of Industry Week!

Skull Krushers Offroad, Inc. Partners with Black Rhino Wheels

(BAYTOWN, Texas) Oct 11, 2017 – Skull Krushers Offroad, Inc. will import custom made alloy wheels for Jeeps from Black Rhino Wheels. The novel alloy wheel designs offered by Black Rhino Wheels will serve as an addition to the already vast collection of the accessories offered by Skull Krushers, Inc. The new partnership will help both companies showcase their best products and a collaborative build on the SEMA show platform.

Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Ben Port from Skull Krushers, Inc. said, “We hope to showcase our engineers’ efforts and dedication in this year’s SEMA show. A lot of our partners are relying on us to perform well at the show and we have no intention of letting them down.” He further added, “The exclusive partnership with Black Rhino Wheels will help us display their great products on our car built specially for the SEMA show.”

OMNI UNITED LAUNCHES “BIRDIES FOR BCRF” IN CONJUNCTION WITH ITS RADAR TIRES BRAND AMBASSADOR - LPGA GOLFER, JODI EWART SHADOFF

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – September 22nd, 2017 – Omni United, in conjunction with its Radar Tires brand ambassador
Jodi Ewart Shadoff, a fast-rising star in the world of ladies professional golf, announced its newest initiative “Birdies for
BCRF” in support of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation through its Play for P.I.N.K. partner. Through this
program both Radar Tires and LPGA Golfer, Jodi Ewart Shadoff will be donating $100 each to the BCRF for every
birdie that Jodi makes in her tournaments during the month of October 2017 (officially recognized as the Breast
Cancer Awareness Month).

Additionally, the opportunity to pledge a specific dollar amount for every birdie that Jodi makes during the month of
October is open to other companies and individuals, donation categories are available at different levels ($100, $50,
$25,$10) for each birdie achieved throughout all or some of the tournaments. To make a pledge/one time donation you

Toyo Tires® presents Ken Block’s Climbkhana: Pikes Peak

CLIMBKHANA – PRESENTED BY TOYO TIRES: THE NEXT EVOLUTION OF KEN BLOCK’S AWARD-WINNING GYMKHANA SERIES. A FILM OF MAN VS. MOUNTAIN. 14,000 FEET VS. A 1,400 TWIN-TURBO, METHANOL-FUELED HORSEPOWER MACHINE

Video: https://youtu.be/Hg6L_7qLIEQ

PIKES PEAK, COLORADO, SEPT 25, 2017: Toyo Tires® presents Climbkhana the next generation of Ken Block’s wildly successful and award-winning Gymkhana series of viral videos. The all new concept is a hybrid of the driving showcased in the previous films, blended with a rally-road style attack on unique roads around the world. To kick off this new series, Ken Block chose what is arguably one of the most famous roads out there: The Pikes Peak Highway outside Colorado Springs, CO.

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is the most well-known hill climb in the world, billed as America’s second oldest, continually running race (the Indianapolis 500 is first), it’s also one of the first places Block ever raced in his career.

Schrader Performance Sensors Launches New Website and URL

Auburn Hills, MI (September 14, 2017) – Schrader Performance Sensors, the automotive aftermarket brand of Sensata Technologies and world leader in TPMS, is pleased to announce the launch of an entirely new website and URL. Schrader’s new website offers an all-encompassing and easy access platform for TPMS training and product information.

The goal of this new website is to provide visitors with quick and easy information to learn about all things TPMS and browse information geared toward their specific needs. The new website has a simple, easy-to-follow layout, improved functionality and enhanced focus on TPMS information and training materials. There is a clear navigation to Driver Education and Tech Training resources along with the market leading TPMS products and solutions currently offered by Schrader.

Toyo Tires Introduces the Toyo Proxes ST III. Adding Greater Performance and Style for Sport Trucks and SUVs.

CYPRESS, CA – Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. (Toyo Tires®) introduces the Toyo® Proxes® ST III™, now available at Toyo Tires dealers across the US. Adding greater performance and style to sport trucks and SUVs, the Proxes ST III boasts a distinctive arrowhead tread design. This directional tire takes both appearance and performance to a new level.

The Proxes ST III is the perfect balance of dynamic looks and sport-oriented performance. With a wider tread and a new silica-based tread compound the Proxes ST III stops up to 6 feet shorter in wet conditions* while delivering superb handling, excellent all-season performance, consistent wear and a smooth, quiet ride now backed by a 40,000-mile warranty.**

Atturo on Display at the 2017 SEMA Show : Tire Manufacturer BOSSes Up with Aggressive Style and Performance for Show Vehicles

Atturo Tire has sponsored a new series of vehicles for SEMA 2017 all with its Trail Blade® series tires. Thanks to its partnerships with many other SEMA companies, many of the vehicles expanding Atturo’s presence at the 2017 SEMA show will feature – the Trail Blade BOSS®. This tire, the most aggressively styled tire in the Trail Blade series, is built for tackling the hardcore off road. So much so that the BOSS is the tire of choice for the Expedition SEMA Toyota FJ traveling over 5,000 miles off road on its way to the SEMA Show.

The BOSS tread is designed from the Quartermaster QSA-1 BOSS HOG knife, a blade made for heavy duty, hardcore use. Alternating shoulder blocks follow the outline of the knife handle tread. The tread’s high void ratio provides superior grip across the varied terrain. Smaller center tread blocks are linked for stability from the high abrasion abuse of rocks.

Bartec USA announces TPMS Desktop 4.0!

Sterling Heights, MI [September 2017] – Bartec USA, the North American leader in TPMS Diagnostic tools and solutions, announces their latest update to the TPMS Desktop, version 4.0! Desktop 4.0 includes the brand new feature REMOTE TOOL SETUP. Using the newly released Tech200Pro Tire inspection tool, the front counterperson can remotely preconfigure the Tech200Pro tool with the proper MAKE, MODEL and YEAR settings as the customer’s information is entered. This saves the extra step of having to set up the tool and makes the vehicle inspection process more efficient and accurate.

Bartec USA’s Tech200Pro twice wins industry recognition!

Sterling Heights, MI [September 2017] – Bartec USA, the North American leader in TPMS Diagnostic tools and solutions, announces that their latest innovation, the Tech200Pro has won TWO very prestigious awards. First, the Tech200Pro was recognized by Professional Tool and Equipment as one of this year’s Innovative Tools and second, the Tech200Pro was named a TOP 10 Tool by Undercar Digest. Only the finest tools are selected for these distinguished awards; tools that are capable of helping technicians become more efficient are selected, and a Bartec tools has once again been recognized as such by the industry!

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