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SEMA Spotlight: SKJ Customs Volkswagen Bus

posted by on 12 November 2015 in 2015 SEMA Show

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The SEMA Show is certainly no stranger to the more extreme expressions of automotive design, modification and fabrication, and the Bus dreamt up by Utah street rod builders SKJ Customs is one of the more impressive undertakings at this year’s event.  Powered by a supercharged flat four engine, the bus has been chopped, smoothed, shortened […] More…

SEMA Spotlight: Allroad Outfitters e-Golf

posted by on 12 November 2015 in 2015 SEMA Show

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With last year’s widebody S4 SEMA build, Southern California-based Allroad Outfitters set the bar quite high for outside-the-box display vehicles.  For this year, they’ve doubled down on Audi with a new widebody S3 and SQ5 on Volk Racing TE37s to sit alongside their S4.  But it’s not their Audis we’re concerned about here, it’s their […] More…

Event Coverage: 2015 SEMA Show

posted by on 10 November 2015 in 2015 SEMA Show

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Every year the entire aftermarket community descends on Las Vegas, Nevada for the SEMA Show, and each time, the industry finds a way to outdo itself.  Regardless of personal preference or taste, the SEMA Show is guaranteed to have exactly what you’re looking for somewhere within it’s more than one million square feet of display […] More…

Volkswagen Officially Announces Details of 2.0L TDI Goodwill Package

posted by on 9 November 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen of America has officially announced details of their 2.0L TDI Goodwill Package, the first step in working to restore the trust of owners and the general public.  The program, launching later today, will consist of the following- $500 Volkswagen Prepaid Visa® Loyalty Card $500 Volkswagen Dealership Card No-charge 24-hour Roadside Assistance for three years […] More…

Roadtrip Alert- We’re Driving to SEMA

posted by on 30 October 2015 in On Location

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Like so many brilliant ideas before it, it all started over a beer.  “I haven’t done anything stupid in a really long time”, I told John Acton, our Head of Sales.  Sure, we are both fortunate enough to travel for work quite often, but the resulting inconsistency in personal schedules doesn’t leave much chance for […] More…

Sidney Industries Widebody GTI Coming to Essen

posted by on 29 October 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Over the past few years, aggressively flared bodykits have come into their own, spurred on in part by the stance scene and the ever-increasing popularity of JDM tuning styles.  More recently, the treatment has been applied heavily to Porsche models by Rauh Welt, Scion FR-S/Toyota BRZ by Rocket Bunny, and most everything else by Liberty […] More…