SEMA introduces Young Guns recognition for up-and-coming builders competing side-by-side with industry icons and legends
DIAMOND BAR, CA – October 10, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Featuring top vehicle builders who have proven their talents and craftsmanship by having a car or truck displayed at the 2016 SEMA Show, the third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition includes 250 applications, including builds from 98 up-and-coming “Young Guns.” As the basis for a nationwide television special, the SEMA Battle of the Builders competition honors SEMA Show vehicle builders, their vehicles and the products on those vehicles.
Industry experts will select the top 10 finalists during the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV. The finalists will then take over and evaluate one another’s vehicle, before the ultimate winner is announced Friday, Nov. 4, at SEMA Ignited, the official SEMA Show after party that is open to the general public.
Hosted by Chris Jacobs and Adrienne “AJ” Janic from “Overhaulin’”, the competition includes special recognition for builders under the age of 35 who are entered in SEMA Battle of the Builders.
To learn more about the competition or about SEMA Ignited, visit www.semaignited.com.
About SEMA Battle of the Builders
SEMA Battle of the Builders is a competition that honors and recognizes top vehicle builders who have proven their skills by showcasing a car or truck at the world’s premier automotive trade show – the SEMA Show. Builders from all market segments compete for the title of the Ultimate Vehicle Builder, as their talents and craftsmanship are highlighted at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas as well as documented through media coverage throughout the world. The winner is announced at the official SEMA Show after party, SEMA Ignited, which is open to consumers at the end of the four-day trade show. Additional details are available at www.semaignited.com.
The complete list of competitors for the 2016 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition is:
Anthony De Guzman
EJ and Amy Fitzgerald
Jeremy and Phil Gerber
Mike and Jim Ring
For more information on the competition, visit www.semashow.com/botb.
Source: Specialty Equipment Market Association