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Nov
3
Mon
AAPEX 2014 @ Sands Expo Convention Center
Nov 3 – Nov 7 all-day

AAPEX represents the $477 billion global motor vehicle aftermarket with more than 130,000 professionals from around the globe participating in Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week in Las Vegas, Nevada.

AAPEX is your connection to automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators all in one place. Automotive parts wholesale distributors, retailers, service chains, jobbers and service professionals attend AAPEX. These buyers represent billions of dollars in buying power.

AAPEX 2014 will be held Tuesday, Nov. 4 through Thursday, Nov. 6,  at the Sands Expo, Las Vegas, Nev., and will feature nearly 2,400 exhibitors and approximately 5,000 booths.

Nov
4
Tue
2014 SEMA Show @ Las Vegas Convention Center
Nov 4 – Nov 8 all-day
2014 SEMA Show @ Las Vegas Convention Center | Las Vegas | Nevada | United States

DSC_0217The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more.

SEMA Show 2013 drew more than 60,000 domestic and international buyers. The displays are segmented into 12 sections, and a New Products Showcase featured nearly 2,000 newly introduced parts, tools and components. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more…

Note: The SEMA Show is a trade-only event and not open to the general public.

Nov
12
Wed
47th Tecate Baja Score 1000
Nov 12 – Nov 17 all-day
Nov
13
Thu
50th Annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals @ Auto Club Raceway at Pomona
Nov 13 – Nov 17 all-day

The season concludes where it began with an event traditionally laced with drama. The historic racetrack typically enjoys seasonably cool ­temperatures that translate into perfect racing conditions and a spectacular, no-holds-barred battle for the prestigious NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world championships. It’s a good bet that the Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock, and Pro Stock Motorcycle world titles will still be in doubt at the beginning of the season’s final day.

Dec
8
Mon
25th annual AETC Conference
Dec 8 – Dec 11 all-day

At the Advanced Engineering Technology Conference you’ll get a firsthand look at some of latest technological advances in the automotive industry. We have a designated new product display area set up to allow attendees a hands-on opportunity to review the newest performance products. All attendees will also receive exclusive product and equipment discounts, samples and coupons from the leading performance manufacturers.

Dec
11
Thu
27th Annual PRI Trade Show @ Indiana Convention Center
Dec 11 – Dec 14 all-day
27th Annual PRI Trade Show @ Indiana Convention Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

buyer_profileDon’t miss the three biggest business days in motorsports when the worldwide racing industry gathers in Indianapolis, December 11 – 13, 2014, for the 27th Annual Performance Racing Industry Trade Show.

1100 companies will display the latest advances in racing products and race engineering. Engine parts, suspension components, data acquisition, safety gear, new metal alloys and coatings, machining equipment, race electronics—it’s all part of the world’s largest racing trade show.

Arriving from 70+ countries, more than 40,000 buyers will scour the displays to source the new technology that will be winning races next year. It’s all hardcore racing. No fuzzy dice. No neon windshield wipers. The PRI Trade Show is so big, they can’t afford to miss a single day.

Attendees are pre-qualified. Admission is complimentary, but they must all prove they own, manage or are employed by a racing business. Buyers for tens of thousands of racing retail stores, warehouse distribution centers, professional race engine builders, race car production companies, are making 2013 inventory decisions in each exhibit. They represent the all-important distribution pipeline for racing products. In the US alone, there are more than 400,000 racers, the vast majority of whom are at the grassroots level, purchasing products from their local race store or race engine builder.

Thousands of professional race teams, from NASCAR Cup teams to NHRA Top Fuel, Japan to the UK, send buyers to ensure they are current with today’s race technology.

Estimated total value of the US racing market is placed at $13.5 billion, according to a survey conducted by the British racing trade organization, Motorsport Industry Association. This figure does not include OEM motorsport engineering investment.

If you are a supplier of components, equipment or engineering services active in the growing racing industry, capture your share of this powerful market by exhibiting. Conduct business face to face, and get your products into the all-important racing distribution pipeline!

If you are a racing industry buyer, we guarantee you’ll see more new racing products and technology than anywhere on Earth!