2017 SEMA Show: when off-road hits Vegas
The SEMA Show, the Eldorado of motorsports enthusiasts
Each year, the automotive industry’s brightest minds and hottest products gather in Las Vegas at the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world hosted by SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association). If you want to get a feel about the best in automobile customization, this is definitely the place to be. Seminars, product demonstrations, special events have been put together for close to 140,000 people from all around the world who are expected this year. With 2,500 new products from more than 2,400 companies, the event brings together every segment of the automotive industry. Enough to design the perfect driving experience, right?
Let’s make some #driver enough spirit fuse in Vegas
Title sponsor of the 50th Baja 1000, BFGoodrich® is participating in this year’s show alongside SCORE International, offering unforgettable experiences to attendees. As a winner, the brand is going for big…For instance, attendees are able to experience the thrill of sitting in the cockpit of an 850hp Trophy Truck with champion Rob MacCachren thanks to an immersive virtual experience.
Hot on racing…as always
BFGoodrich® is giving attendees a taste of the adrenaline-fueled world of off-roading by hosting a one-of-a-kind Pit Crew Challenge. Teams compete in a simulated pit stop to change BFGoodrich Baja T/A® KR2 race tires on a SCORE Baja Chenowth Pre-Runner buggy. Each day the winning team is awarded two sets of BFGoodrich® Tires.Two weeks before the start of the Baja California, the brand of so many podiums also presentedthe SCORE Baja 1000 Qualifying. 35 of the world’s top off-road racers convened in Nevada to fight for their place in the iconic race.
Committed to sharing
BFGoodrich®, as a brand willing to make things happen and to support drivers’ dreams (Go For Good Project ) presented the four 2017 winners of the Outstanding Trails program that promotes sustainable and responsible off-road driving by awarding grants of $4,000 to committed off-road clubs. In addition, always keen on sharing the insights of off-road, BFGoodrich® offered attendees VIP passes for the premier of the highly anticipated sequel Dust 2 Glory featuring the SCORE 2016 World Desert races.
Fun, experience, performance, sharing and thinking ahead…BFGoodrich® is having a blast at the SEMA. Knowing the brand’s forward thinking, we can even go as far as to say that “What happens in Vegas, might not stay in Vegas”!