Racing & Performance

EnerSys® to Showcase Expanded ODYSSEY® Battery Product Offering at the 2018 SEMA Show

READING, Pa., August 03, 2017 – EnerSys® (NYSE:ENS), the manufacturer of ODYSSEY® batteries, will showcase its expanded ODYSSEY® battery product offering at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in booth no. 24875. The SEMA Show will take place October 30-November 2 in the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada.

The ODYSSEY® Battery booth will feature the new ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ 49-950 and 94R-850 batteries. The batteries are designed for a wide range of popular Jeep®, Dodge®, Chevrolet®, and some BMW® and Mercedes-Benz® vehicles. Also on display will be the ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ 8D and 4D batteries, which are designed for use in various applications such as marine, Recreational Vehicle (RV), bus, back-up generator systems and commercial truck applications. The ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ 8D and 4D batteries are currently scheduled to be available by the end of 2018.

Stop Screwing With Your Nuts… Get The Thread Detective®

Innovative Components Inc. will be unveiling the new All-In-One Thread Detective® thread pitch identifying tool at the 2018 SEMA/AAPEX Show in booth 52217. This unique device is the most useful and necessary tool in any mechanic's tool box, tire shop, automotive repair shop, and in every gearhead’s garage. The Thread Detective® is a precise, portable and easy-to-use thread identifier for nuts, bolts, tapped holes, mounted or affixed studs, including lug nuts and wheel bolts.

Sneak peek of the Mob Armor Mob Mount 3.0 at SEMA 2018!

The latest edition to Mob Armor's leading rugged smart phone mounts, the Mob Mount has reached its third design iteration. The new Mob Mount will be one size fits most, with an increased range of motion from the slide to accommodate the markets most popular phones and cases. We want to you have freedom to choose what case you like but still give you the ability to mount it securely no matter what combination you choose. A new flange profile has also been introduced to help center the phone inside the mount and lastly, the mount is compatible with our new soon to be released, Qi Wireless Charging upgrade kit. Get a sneak peek at SEMA 2018 at Mob Armor's booth and in the New Product Showcase.

Detroit Speed Inc. Ready to Reclaim Battle of the Builders Title with Two Custom-Built 1969 Chevrolet Camaros

Mooresville, NC (August 1, 2018): Detroit Speed looks to enter two powerhouse 1969 Chevrolet Camaros into the 2018 SEMA Show Battle of the Builders competition in Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 30 to Nov. 2, 2018.

The first entry is a one-of-a-kind muscle machine, cleverly dubbed “TUX” for its detailed and sophisticated appearance. Since its debut earlier this year, TUX has received multiple accolades including Goodguys 2018 Street Machine of the Year and a Great 8 Ridler finalist award at the 2018 Detroit AutoRama. TUX is performance-packed, complete with thousands of modifications that one could get lost in for hours.

The second entry is a uniquely designed convertible packed with custom features inside and out. Just a few of the upgrades include a custom-fabricated hood cowl and header panel, and 3D-printed hood fender and quarter grill vents.

Detroit Speed Inc. Enters X-Tracker Hub Adapter Kit for the 1993-2002 Camaro/Firebird into 2018 SEMA Show New Product Showcase

MOORESVILLE, NC (August 1, 2018) – Detroit Speed is proud to enter its X-Tracker Hub Adapter Kit for the 1993-2002 Chevrolet Camaro/Pontiac Firebird into the Performance-Street category of the 2018 SEMA Show New Product Showcase.

The X-Tracker Hub Adapter Kit uses heat-treated alloy steel adapters to allow the use of SKF Racing hubs on a factory Camaro/Firebird spindle without affecting the wheel offset and brake system compatibility. The wheel hub remains in the factory location and allows for full functionality of the ABS system.

“The use of high-performance hubs results in improved hub stiffness and durability, as well as reduced brake caliper piston knock-back,” said Kyle Tucker, owner of Detroit Speed.

This easy-to-install, 100 percent direct bolt-on system includes all required mounting hardware and electrical connectors.

Purchase these kits at or by calling 704-662-3272.

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Media Contact:
Alex Stivaletti

Detroit Speed Inc. Enters New Selecta-Speed Wiper Kit for the 1969-1970 Mustang into 2018 SEMA Show New Product Showcase

MOORESVILLE, NC (August 1, 2018) – Detroit Speed is proud to enter its new, award-winning Selecta-Speed Wiper Kit for the 1969-1970 Mustang into the Street Rod/Custom Car Product category of the 2018 SEMA Show New Product Showcase.

Recipient of a Goodguys New Product of the Year award, this wiper kit includes a seven-speed wiper motor with five delays, and low and high speed. The modern, low-profile OE wiper motor design creates a clean look on the firewall and gives additional clearance under the hood.

To simplify installation, the new wiring harness was designed with the wiper motor connector already installed, eliminating the need to manually pin-out the connector. In addition, the rotary wiper switch now features a push button function for a windshield washer option.

Purchase these kits at or by calling 704-662-3272.

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Alex Stivaletti


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AMSOIL Launches Innovative Packaging Solution for Challenging Gear Lube Applications

AMSOIL has unveiled a revolutionary new packaging system for hard-to-reach gear lube installations. The new AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Easy-Pack eliminates the challenges presented when changing gear lube by providing less mess, reduced waste and easier access.

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR Easy-Packs allow for quicker and easier changing of gear oil. The innovative flexible packaging allows for improved maneuverability and access to fill holes, even in confined spaces. This results in less mess and less wasted product than commonly seen when using traditional quart containers. The Easy Pack has undergone extensive testing and development to ensure a durable, all-in-one package that can withstand even the most aggressive handling.

Speed Dawg Shift Knobs Manufactures Mopar Officially Licensed Products

Speed Dawg Shift Knobs has announced several new additions to the Mopar Officially Licensed Shift Knob Series available on the company’s website and distributors. Their shift knobs are made in the USA and are available in a wide range of styles and colors. The officially licensed logos include Challenger, Charger, Cuda, Dart, Dodge, Jeep, Hellcat, Hemi, Mopar, Plymouth, Ram, R/T, Scat Pack, SRT, Super Bee and Wrangler among others. The shift knobs’ graphics are subsurface and will never wear off. For more information, visit or call toll free 866-906-7801 or 717-741-COOL (2665).

Melling Performance announces New High Performance Oil Pump for Ford/ Lincoln 4.6L & 5.4L Engines – Part Number 10341

Melling Performance announces New High Performance Oil Pump for Ford/ Lincoln 4.6L & 5.4L Engines – Part Number 10341

The new 10341 high volume oil pump provides 20% additional oil flow for performance engines running additional bearing clearance or utilizing additional components which require more oil flow.
The 10341 pump has been designed by Melling engineering as a drop-in replacement to the original equipment oil pumps. No modifications to the engine, pickup tube assembly or other components are required. All the features that make our performance wet sump oil pumps best in class have been utilized in the new 10341 high volume pump. As a result the pump exceeds original equipment manufacturers specifications to meet the demanding lubrication needs of performance engines.
In comparison the 10341 is a 20% higher volume version of Melling’s M340 and M360 stock replacement oil pumps.
This Melling Performance oil pump fits the following applications:

Meyer Distributing is coming to SEMA!

Meyer Distributing is coming to SEMA!
You’ve heard the name, you’ve seen our trucks and now you can see us live at SEMA, booth #31309! Meyer Distributing is excited to announce we will have our first ever exhibitor booth. Starting in the small town of Haysville, IN and growing into the national company it is today, Meyer Distributing has been a family-owned and operated business. As a leading national aftermarket wholesaler, you will not find a better friend in the industry than Meyer Distributing. We are proud to treat each and every one of our customers as a valued friend and partner. Meyer Distributing’s network of trucks, focus on customer service, technology and 900+ product lines offer customers the total package.
Our product lines include:
• Truck and Jeep aftermarket accessories
• RV and towing parts and accessories
• Wheels, tires and suspension
• Gas and diesel performance
• Commercial, Fleet and snow parts and accessories

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