Jeep announced recently that the “most awarded SUV ever” in its Grand Cherokee ranks highest among Mid-Size SUVs for the fifth consecutive year in AutoPacific’s Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSAs).
The new Extreme Country mud-terrain tire from Dick Cepek is one the newest additions to the tire line and is now available in 18 popular 15- to 20-inch sizes for trucks, Jeeps and 4x4s. This purpose-driven tire has been thoughtfully designed for sportsmen and off-road enthusiasts with a proven tread compound for excellent traction, responsive handling, even wear, longer life and a smoother, quieter ride.
DIAMOND BAR, Calif. – Auto enthusiasts and consumers can now visit www.semaignited.com to purchase tickets to attend SEMA Ignited, the official SEMA Show after party that connects the general public with industry leaders, celebrities and award-winning custom vehicles.
The Friday night festival takes place immediately after the SEMA Show closes on November 6, from 3:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. As vehicles exit the Las Vegas Convention Center, they will parade across the street and congregate in what is known as the Gold Lot. The customized rides will be displayed in either a hot-rod, truck, sport-compact or general village area for consumers to get up close with vehicles that feature new and innovative products from the coveted trade-only SEMA Show.
Suwanee, Ga. – Rugged Ridge, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep parts and accessories, today introduced its new Spartan Grille and Mesh Inserts for 2007-2015 Jeep Wrangler (JK).
Rugged Ridge’s new Spartan grille and mesh inserts for 2007-2015 JK Wrangler provides added cooling benefits in addition to dramatic and quick styling changes.
Compton, California – Transamerican Auto Parts (TAP) subsidiary, 4 Wheel Parts, the global leader in off-road aftermarket performance product sales and installation, is advancing an aggressive expansion strategy with the grand opening of their newest location this Saturday, June 13, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in addition to the simultaneous grand reopenings of their retail showrooms in Denver and
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
Cypress, Calif. (June 9, 2015) – Southern California is the birthplace of “car culture” as we know it today. Everything from traditional hot rodding to the emergence of the Japanese car culture in the US can trace its origins back to “SoCal.” Celebrating all of this history, Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc., a leading manufacturer of off-road and street performance tires, created the Auto Enthusiast Day event – a free car show designed to bring together every facet of the automotive world in one place. Now in its third year, Auto Enthusiast Day promises to be the biggest one yet when it comes to Angel’s Stadium in Anaheim, California on August 1st.