COMPTON, CA – November 20, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Transamerican Auto Parts subsidiary Transamerican Manufacturing Group (TMG) was honored at this year’s SEMA Show with a total of 21 industry awards for its innovative products. As a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of truck, Jeep and SUV aftermarket products, the extensive TMG brand portfolio includes Smittybilt, Pro Comp, Poison Spyder Customs and Rubicon Express. SEMA also named the company as part of the elite group to receive a 2016 Global Media Award. The international SEMA voting panel reviewed nearly 2,000 new products displayed at this year’s Show in Las Vegas.
Among the TMG products that won awards are G2 Axle & Gear’s Jeep JK heavy duty driveshaft, Pro Comp’s steering stabilizer, Rubicon Express’ performance 2-inch dual rate coilover with reservoir shock and Smittybilt’s recon trailer. “TMG is both humbled and excited about the awards that we received at this year’s SEMA Show,” says Darryl Sanford, TMG New Product Manager. “This recognition is a testament to the hard work and innovation of the entire TMG team.”
One standout product was Smittybilt’s magnetic trail skins, which garnered a blue ribbon as Best New Product in the Off-Road/4-Wheel Drive Product category. Made of magnetic vinyl, the skins have been developed exclusively for Jeeps and will be available to consumers in 2016. Additionally, Pro Comp’s 44 Series – Syndrome was awarded as a runner up in the Wheel and Related Product category.
“We’re privileged to be recognized for these honors as we continue to create and improve upon our consumer product line,” says Sean Angues, President of TMG. “These awards validate our engineering and manufacturing expertise and exemplify our broad spectrum of offerings as we continue to develop new and innovative products for our customers.”
About Transamerican Auto Parts
Transamerican Auto Parts is the world’s leading manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer of aftermarket parts and accessories for trucks, Jeeps and SUVs, including off-road tires and wheels and Jeep Wrangler accessories. Transamerican operations are comprised of 72 4 Wheel Parts retail locations in North America, Transamerican Wholesale sales and distribution, Dealer Services International and the Transamerican Manufacturing Group which includes Smittybilt, Rubicon Express, G2 Axle & Gear, Pro Comp, LRG Wheels and Poison Spyder Customs. We Sell It. We Own It. We Live It. For more information about Transamerican Auto Parts, Dealer Services International and Transamerican Manufacturing Group, please visit: transamericanautoparts.com
About SEMA and the SEMA Show
SEMA is a nonprofit trade association originally founded in 1963. The SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show began as the Speed Equipment Manufacturer’s Association to promote hotrod culture. The first SEMA Show was held in 1967 and has grown into the leading automotive specialty products trade show in the world for industry manufacturers and buyers to share and see the latest aftermarket products. Additional details are available at SEMAShow.com and sema.org.