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Looking Through the Rear View Mirror at the SEMA Show

SEMA Show History

 

As we prepare to hit the floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center for this year’s SEMA show, we wanted to look back on how this organization (originally known as the Speed Equipment Manufacturers Association) grew to become the biggest automotive trade show in the world. Formed in 1963, the SEMA organization consisted of pioneers in the high-performance parts business. To make SEMA more inclusive to accessory manufacturers and also to improve its image, SEMA changed its name in 1970 to the Specialty Equipment Market Association.
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Looking Through the Rear View Mirror at the SEMA Show

LX & Beyond Nationals Wrap Up

 

This past weekend, hundreds of late-model Dodge musclecar fanatics rolled into Quaker City Dragway for the annual LX & Beyond Nationals. The racing action was hot as many competitors stepped up their game over during the off-season and found more power in their GEN III HEMI® engine combinations.  Our friends over at SRT brought down a 2012 Charger SRT8 (along with its Chrysler and Jeep SRT8 cousins) for all of us to drool over. At night, the participants and some of the SRT Engineers hung out in the parking lot…

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LX & Beyond Nationals Wrap Up

Walter P. Chrysler Museum Cruise Night Happens This Thursday

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Thursday Cruise Nights at the Walter P. Chrysler Museum

WHAT: Fourth of six summer Cruise Nights at the Walter P. Chrysler Museum
WHO: Several hundred auto enthusiasts with their cruisers, as well as hundreds of other spectators, are expected to gather for the fourth annual series
WHEN: 6 – 9 p.m. Thursday, July 23 (continues every other Thursday through Aug. 20)
WHERE: Walter P. Chrysler Museum, One Chrysler Dr., Auburn Hills, 48326 (off I-75 at exit 78)
DETAILS:

· Cruise Nights are presented by Chrysler, Jeep® and Dodge
· All makes and models are welcome – rain or…

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Walter P. Chrysler Museum Cruise Night Happens This Thursday