MILWAUKEE – The new BOLT(r) J-Mount(tm) bracket mounting system allows Jeep TJ and JK off-road enthusiasts to securely attach their hi-lift jack to the side of their vehicle for easy, vertical access.
DIAMOND BAR, Calif. – Wade Kawasaki of the Coker Group has been elected the chairman-elect of SEMA and joins the newly elected Board members to help lead the association for the 2015–2017 term. Kawasaki fills the position held for the past two years by Doug Evans of Luken Communications. Evans will begin serving his term as chairman in July. The newly elected SEMA Board volunteers are Susan Carpenter of JR Products, Laurel Dasher of Powerteq and Dan Kahn of Kahn Media Inc. Jim Bingham of Winner’s Circle Speed & Custom Inc. and Nick Gramelspacher of Meyer Distributing were re-elected and will serve another term.
2015-2016 SEMA Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board: Doug Evans, Executive Vice President, Luken Communications
Chairman-elect: Wade Kawasaki, President, Coker Group
Casey Currie knew that committing to running the Baja 500 was going to be more than a challenging race, it was going to be an experience of a lifetime. He and his co-driver, his uncle, John Currie, had set a goal to finish the race and did coming across the line 18th in the Trophy Truck class. Ultimately, Casey, and his crew accomplished what they set out to accomplish and created one of the best memories in his racing career.
CLEVELAND – Maradyne High Performance Fans has launched an updated website to showcase the wide range of universal electric cooling fans available for cost-effective cooling power for high-performance vehicles or daily drivers.
Drake Off-Road says you can get added style and strength for Jeep Wrangler JKs (2007-2015) with its new RocKlaw Hood Catch System. The rigid die-cast construction of this system virtually eliminates the “hood flutter” for which JKs are known, and it will never stretch or deteriorate like the factory units.
Omix-ADA, the world’s largest independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep parts and accessories, today announced the addition of two rare civilian Jeeps to its Jeep Collection at the company’s Suwanee, Georgia headquarters.
BLACKFOOT, ID: A $10,000 Pro Class purse guarantee and $5,000 UTV purse guarantee is waiting for this weekends Dirt Riot racers at the Crandon International Raceway as part of the 2015 Londerville Steel Super Challenge Off-Road Race. In the races second year, Branik Motorsports has sweetened the pot again by $5,000 and will have the rotating Branik Cup on display for the winner of the 4400 Pro 4×4 class to display for the year. Racing will be all day on Saturday and Sunday with Dirt Riot featured on the short course track each afternoon. Other classes of racers include Sportsman short course racing 1600 Light Buggy, Classix & Stock Truck, 1600 Buggy & Super Buggy, Short Course Karts, Limited 4 & Formula 4×4, Super Stock Truck and Super Truck. All the Dirt Riot classes will stand and then in the late afternoon the Mud Drags will kick off.
CARSON CITY, NV (June 3, 2015) — Carson Motorsports (CMS) launches its inaugural BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) membership program in support of BRC’s efforts to ensure continued OHV access to public lands in Nevada.
The program highlights CMS’s commitment to helping ensure continued motorized access to roads, trails and areas on lands managed by the Forest Service and BLM.
Keith Serpa, President and CEO of Carson Motorsports, states, “Considering the many current and future Forest Service and BLM planning efforts that will directly impact OHV access to roads and trails in the Carson City and Reno areas, I am proud to announce our efforts to help educate and involve our customers in helping keep trails open. As part of our program, CMS will be including a full BRC membership with the purchase of any new motorcycle.”
Fort Mill, SC – In celebration of 100 years in business, General Tire is giving out plenty of gifts. The General Tire 100th Anniversary Sweepstakes will award six lucky winners a set of General tires; eight winners General Tire t-shirts and hats; and four fortunate winners will get the experience of a lifetime to participate in an off-road driving experience with Zero1 Odysseys. The four-day, three-night Odyssey trip for two (2) departs on October 8, 2015 and includes flight, hotel, and a $100-per-day Visa gift card..