"We reinvent ourselves over and over again,” said Dave Vogel, executive vice president of ASA and president of TireMaster, the company's flagship software.
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ASA Celebrates Success of TireMaster GTX Software

ASA Automotive Systems Inc. used the 2018 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show to celebrate its 30th birthday and last year’s launch of its TireMaster GTX software. It also took the opportunity to tease tire dealers about its next product.

Martin Dépelteau says the company spent more than two years developing the Inflation Pit Stop.
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Martins Industries Offers a Hands-Free Way to Seat and Fill Truck Tires

For Martins Industries Inc., the focus in developing new products is threefold. They must enhance safety, be ergonomic, and help a user be more efficient. One of the new products that hits all three marks is a hands-free solution to fill truck tires while they’re inside a cage.  

Political strategist Karl Rove gave his views on the upcoming midterm elections at the AAPEX breakfast.
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CNN’s John King and Political Strategist Karl Rove Speak at AAPEX

During the grand opening keynote breakfast at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) 2018 in Las Vegas, CNN’s John King and political strategist Karl Rove gave their views on the upcoming midterm elections and how tariffs could impact the automotive aftermarket industry.

"We are very proud to have ITDG members come to this Mickey Thompson event, which shows the dedication and support of the entire group," says ITDG President and CEO Dave Marks. The ITDG and Mickey Thompson celebrated their new partnership at the Mickey Thompson booth during the 2018 SEMA show.
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ITDG Has a New Partner: Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels

Members of the Independent Tire Dealers Group LLC (ITDG) and employees of Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels celebrated a new partnership and a new tire at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.

Customers will receive exclusive Alliance merchandise and giveaways.
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Record Number of Alliance Members Take to the Streets at AAPEX

The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. reports its Alliance Aftermarket Jackpot Convention will make history today with a record number of Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper customers crossing Las Vegas Boulevard together to attend the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX).

Tony Arme's Mustang won the award for the Best Toyo Tires SEMA Car Build. 
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Toyo Tires Names Winners of its SEMA Show Top Build Awards

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has announced the winners of the Toyo Tires 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show Top Build Award. Two prizes have been awarded, a Best Toyo Tires SEMA Car Build and a Best Toyo Tires SEMA Truck/SUV Build. Both winners received a check for $5,000 and a Toyo Tires trophy.

The new Trail Grappler SxS is Nitto's first tire for side-by-side vehicles.
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Nitto Enters Side-by-Side Market

Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc. unveiled its first tire for side-by-side (SxS) vehicles, the Trail Grappler SxS, at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.

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NGK Spark Plugs Adds Products and a Brand

NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A) Inc. introduced a spark plug, a sensor line and a vehicle electronics brand at the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) and Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.  

This branded truck with Monroe Magnum strut assemblies will travel the country at company events as Tenneco spreads the work about its newest Monroe products.
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Monroe Magnum Strut Assemblies Are Designed for Half-Ton Pickups

Tenneco Inc. has designed a ride control product specifically for half-ton pickup trucks that might play nice on the roads during the week, but on the weekend need some extra stability when pulling a boat, hauling a load of mulch or pushing a snow plow.  

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