The SEMA Show—short for Specialty Equipment Market Association—is the biggest aftermarket auto event in the world. The show draws the industry’s top manufacturers and newest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. This year’s convention played host to more than 60,000 domestic and international buyers. With over 1,500 new product displays that ranged from parts, tool, and specialty components, the show offered a plethora of automotive eye candy, including hot models and a glimpse into some of the hottest products for the upcoming year.
SEMA’s Top 12 Products
Turbonetics Billet GT-K Turbocharger
Turbonetics introduced High Pressure Competition (HPC) forged billet aluminum compressor wheels in the new GT-K 600, 700, 750, 850, and 1,050 turbochargers
ARP Custom Age 625+ Head Stud Kit
These Custom Age 625+ head studs are made for the demands of higher horsepower engines. All Custom Age 625+ studs are center-less ground, heat treated prior to thread rolling and machining, and nominally rated at 270,000 psi.
Eastwood Internal Exhaust Coating
Eastwood’s 1,800 degrees F internal exhaust coating is designed to reduce underhood temperatures and extend the life of exhaust system components. By coating the inside of the exhaust system, this focused formula traps heat inside the tubing and prevents corrosion.
Haltech Hyundai Genesis ECU
Haltech’s fully programmable ECU for the Hyundai Genesis 2.0 Turbo allows full control of fuel, ignition, boost, electronic throttle, and all other engine parameters.
Haltech Engine Management Systems
AEM Dyno-Shaft On-Vehicle Dynamometer
AEM’s Dyno-Shaft on-vehicle dynamometer system provides real, accurate horsepower and torque numbers that are produced by measuring a vehicle’s torque and rpm at the driveline while you drive.
Hose Candy Barb Bites
New Barb Bite hose retainer kits from Hose Candy offer an alternative solution to inconsistent, leak-prone cable ties and metal clamps underhood.
Phoenix Systems LLC
Zeitronix Black Box Datalogger
Zietronix introduces a flash memory engine data logger with file auto save and large buttons for easy activation even when using racing gloves. The black box has the ability to log for hundreds of hours.
AEM Infinty-10 Programmable Engine Management System
The Infinity EMS-10 is the newest and most comprehensive EMS system offered by AEM. The EMS-10 offers superior technological capability over virtually all existing engine management controllers available today at a competitive price and eases the tuning process for even the most sophisticated engine combinations.
Fuelab Electronic Fuel Pressure Regulator
Fuelab’s new electronic fuel pressure regulator uses a microprocessor that communicates automatically with Fuelab’s Prodigy variable-speed pump. The pump, in turn, responds instantly to fluctuating fuel flow demands and decreases current draw when in reduced speed mode, suppressing heat and potential vaporlock troubles in the fuel system.
Braille Battery Micro-Lite ML5C Lithium-Ion Carbon-Fiber Automotive Battery
The Braille ML5C lithium-ion battery is marketed as the lightest automotive battery in the world, weighing in at 2 pounds, and delivers over 350 pulse-cranking amps.
One Touch Power Emergency Brake Kit
American Shifters power emergency brake kit makes it easy to activate your emergency brake with a push of a button. The kit can be placed in any remote area of your vehicle and allows you to remove those unsightly brake handles.
Dupli-color Headlight Restoration Kit
Dupli-Color’s UV-cured aerosol coating kit is designed to improve the appearance, clarity, and light output of yellowed, hazy, or oxidized plastic headlights.