“The sentiment on the showroom floor was the most pessimistic we have seen since 2012.”
Hunter Engineering Co.’s Revolution tire changer with WalkAway operation was recognized as a 2018 Global Media Award winner at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.
Modern Tire Dealer editors explored the far corners of the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show and 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX). Here are some of the faces we met along the way.
Armando Valenzuela Jr., director of sales for AV Tire Service Inc. in Oxnard, Calif., may soon be opening up his own car dealership.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) hosted its annual awards night on the eve of the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.
Hennessy Industries Inc. displayed a Coats 1600 direct drive wheel balancer with several new features at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas Oct. 31-Nov. 3.
The Automotive Distribution Network (The Network) hosted a breakfast for its Auto Pride division during Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week in Las Vegas.
The new Rotary XA14 alignment scissor lift from Vehicle Service Group (VSG) is designed to service vehicles from subcompacts to work trucks. The new lift is compatible with any alignment system, including Rotary’s three new light-duty, tower-free wheel aligners.
There were thousands of products at the 2017 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show in Las Vegas Oct. 31 through Nov. 3. Many of the new ones were featured in the New Products Showcase in the Upper South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Hunter Engineering Co. has released two educational videos about Safety System Alignment that explain the purpose and function of driver assist systems and the importance of proper mechanical and safety system alignment. Hunter is showcasing the videos at its booth at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, #41029, going on now in the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Dana Inc. has introduced a new line of Spicer U-joints incorporating the company’s Spicer Life Series (SPL) technology that significantly extends service life.
ASA Automotive Systems Inc. will launch its TireMaster GTX software for nationwide use on Jan. 1, 2018. But dealers attending the 2017 Global Tire Expo in Las Vegas got a sneak peek of the business software at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
A digital air pressure gauge with a backlit display is just one of the new products displayed in the Dill Air Controls Products LLC booth at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.