San Diego, Calif. (October 2014) – When it first launched in 2012, the TR40 Series was the first Monoblok wheel series developed by HRE specifically for the truck market. Over the last few years, the demand for more styles and fitments has grown and HRE is proud to introduce the all-new Series TR1.
Abrams, Wisc. – The MORR Rules Meeting came to order with over two hundred fifty Sportsman racers and supporters on hand. Thanks goes out to Kip and Donna’s Flyway for hosting the meeting. The meeting went extremely well as the various topics of discussion brought thoughtful feedback from all in attendance.
The first item on the agenda was the explanation of the TORC – MORR relationship. The MORR Sportsman drivers group will be competing on the same weekend as the TORC PRO Series at the traditional two weekends at Crandon and the one August Bark River event.
CYPRESS, CA – In true All or Nothing fashion, Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will once again have a major presence throughout the 2014 SEMA Show next month in Las Vegas. Considered a brand of choice for performance car, light truck and outdoor adventure enthusiasts; Toyo Tires® will be showcased in three areas: the main Toyo Tires display (booth #40041) located on the first floor of the South Hall; the Toyo Tires® Treadpass™ connecting Central and South Halls; and the Toyo Tires display (#63103) outside, in front of the South Hall.
Toyo Tires Display (South Hall)
The centerpiece of the Toyo Tires main booth this year will be BJ Baldwin’s custom built pre-runner, Loki, doing a wheelie on new Toyo® Open Country® R/T tires. Loki will be in front of a massive video wall featuring #RecoilTwo, Two of Us and other high energy videos. Attendees can also expect to see one-of-a-kind car builds by renowned domestic and international tuners.
Reno, Nev. – ORMHOF is excited for its fast-approaching 2014 Induction Ceremony in dazzling Las Vegas, at the South Point Hotel and Casino. As a year of many firsts, tickets to the ceremony have now opened up to the public. For those who would like to spend the evening with off-road legends and fellow Inductees such as Parnelli Jones, Rod Hall, Frank DeAngelo, Rick Pewe, Judy Smith and many more, here is the opportunity.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – LINE-X , North America’s largest retail automotive aftermarket franchise and leading provider of high performance spray-on bedliners, is thrilled to announce their attendance at the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show, Nov. 4-7, 2014 in Las Vegas. During the 2013 SEMA show, LINE-X successfully launched a milestone in the company’s history with an all-new custom truck division, Truck Gear by LINE-X, offering a full line-up of gear and aftermarket accessories to provide customers with a one-stop, complete truck customization experience. For 2014, LINE-X will be continuing to raise the stakes by announcing several all-new additions to the must-have accessory line for trucks, providing customers with enhanced product offerings to choose from when tailoring their truck. Building upon these new capabilities, LINE-X will also be unveiling two project vehicles showcasing the extensive capabilities of LINE-X and Truck Gear by LINE-X. Official details of the secret vehicle projects and all-new Truck Gear accessories have yet to be disclosed, but the highly anticipated vehicle unveiling will take place in the LINE-X booth at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. The LINE-X booth is located in the South Hall, Upper Level, #34121.
Suwanee, GA – Omix-ADA, a leading manufacturer of high quality Jeep®, truck and off-road parts and accessories, today announced its Off Road Success Center (Booth #34000) at the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas, Nov. 4 – 7, will showcase two unique Jeeps; one built in support of SEMA Cares that will later be auctioned for charity and the other to be used for a special giveaway promotion during the SEMA Show.
SEMA Cares Jeep Build
The SEMA Cares Jeep stands as a conversation piece at Omix-ADA’s Off Road Success Center and is designed to raise awareness for SEMA Cares charitable efforts within the automotive aftermarket. The SEMA Cares Jeep was bought using funds from Omix-ADA’s 2013 SEMA Cares donation and was customized through a collaboration between Omix-ADA and the Alex Xydias Center for Automotive Arts.
DIAMOND BAR, CA – More than 125 vehicle builders and car customizers have been entered into the first-ever SEMA Battle of the Builders™ competition taking place at SEMA Ignited, Friday, November 7, 2014. The builders represent an elite group of individuals who have demonstrated extreme talent, creativity and craftsmanship in modifying cars, trucks and SUVs.
Editors of leading automotive magazines – Sam Du from Super Street, David Freiburger from Hot Rod, and Fred Williams from Petersen’s 4Wheel & Off Road – will select the Top Ten builders, who will be announced at the SEMA Show on Tuesday, November 4. These ten finalists will then judge one another and vote to determine who will be named the ultimate winner in the 2014 SEMA Battle of the Builders™.
The competition is the foundation for a nationwide television special that will be filmed at the inaugural SEMA Ignited, an event taking place after the trade-only SEMA Show closes, on Friday, November 7, from 4-10 pm. Hundreds of vehicles will exit the Las Vegas Convention Center after the SEMA Show and make their way to the LINQ near the strip in Las Vegas, where SEMA Ignited will be taking place. They will join exhibitors, products and celebrities from the SEMA Show at the LINQ, along with food trucks, music and entertainment.
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - With the conclusion of the 2014 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series presented by Maxxis, an AMA National Championship, just around the corner, Racer Productions announces the details for the annual GNCC Awards Banquet. This year’s banquet will take place Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Waterfront Place Hotel and Convention Center near the heart of downtown Morgantown, West Virginia.
The top 10 ATV, Side-by-Side and Micro 50cc finishers in each championship class will be honored on Friday evening, while Saturday evening honors the top 10 bike racers in each championship class. Additionally, the top five in each class will receive contingency prizes from series sponsors.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (October 16, 2014) – Stadium Super Truck series founder Robby Gordon and South Australian Tourism Minister, Leon Bignell, announced today the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS 2015 season will start in Adelaide, Australia, in conjunction with the Clipsal 500 Adelaide.