All SEMA Videos

Custom Autosound Slidebar Radios & The System Hidden Subwoofer Video
http://www.customautosound.com - Custom Autosound is your source for high-quality audio systems that match your classic car's design. Their new feature packed Slidebar radios feature digital device connectivity, high power, and quality sound from a unit that looks like it belongs in your dash. Their hidden speaker systems deliver big sound from powered subwoofer units and unique midrange and...
Underhood Heat Management, Turbo and Header Wraps From Design Engineering SEMA 2015 V8TV Video
http://www.designengineering.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - Design Engineering showed us some new lower-price Turbo Shields that keep heat inside turbos, and out of the underhood area. Next up are the new Onyx black turbo shields for a stealth look. They've updated their header wrap with a stainless exoskeleton design in the Exo series wrap, along with a stainless mesh in spark plug boots. D...
New DYAD Clutch Technology From Centerforce SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.centerforce.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - It's now possible to install unreal horsepower and torque levels into street driven cars, and Centerforce is on a mission to ensure you can put that power to the ground. We spoke with Will Baty about the Dyad sprung-hub dual disc clutch and the technology behind it.
NEW FAST Dual Quads, Ignition, LSXR Runners, and Supercharged Fuel Injection at SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.fuelairspark.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - The COMP Performance Group has is always hard at work bringing out new performance parts, and they showed us some new releases at the 2015 SEMA Show. In this video, we see some EFI Friendly Ignition Components from FAST, Dual-Quad supercharger EZ-EFI system, tunable intake runners for LSX manifolds, EZ EFI Forced Induction EFI systems, and...
MagnaFlow Performance and Chip Foose Pantera at SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.magnaflow.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - The SEMA show is a place to see the latest parts, and also some of the newest car creations from the best builders in the industry. We spoke with Richard Waitas to learn more about the winning philosophy of MagnaFlow and how their association with people like Chip Foose, Arlen Ness, Mario Andretti, Richard Petty, and more impacts the parts th...
Weld Racing Debuts New Wheel Designs And Materials At SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://weldwheels.com/shop/street-strip/gt-s-wheels/ http://www.v8tvshow.com - Weld Racing Wheels have long been known to racers for their exceptional strength and light weight, and today, Weld is bringing out a new line of wheels reflecting the latest styling. The Miramar, Riverside, and Speed-10 are new forged designs that are US made in a variety of popular sizes. V8TV 2015 SEMA video co...
Steve Strope's Pure Vision 1966 Buick Skylark Street Funny Car Project Video SEMA 2015 V8TV
http://www.purevisiondesign.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - People often ask car builders what they would build for themselves had they the time and resources. Pure Vision's Steve Strope has had this 1966 Buick Skylark knocking around for nearly 2 decades, and he finally started to turn this car into the altered-wheelbase, Hemi-powered funny car for the street that he had always envisioned. ...
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Richard Petty Shares Thoughts On 2015 SEMA Show in MagnaFlow Display V8TV Video
http://www.mangaflow.com http://www.v8tvshow.com It's not every day that we get a chance to hang out with King Richard Petty, but we were afforded that opportunity at the 2015 SEMA show thanks to our friends at MagnaFlow Exhaust. Here, King Richard speaks of his thoughts on the show, the industry, and the importance of great teamwork.
Holley Terminator Stealth and Sniper EFI Systems SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.holley.com Installation Available: http://v8speedshop.com/contact http://www.v8tvshow.com There are those who like the vintage looks of their carbureted engines but want the performance and drivability of an EFI system. For these enthusiasts, Holley created the Terminator Stealth EFI system, which is a self-tuning system that looks identical to a Holley carburetor but hides Ele...
New High Amp Alternator and Cool Under Dash Units from Vintage Air SEMA 2015 V8TV Video
http://www.vintageair.com - Vintage Air always takes extra steps to make sure their air conditioning systems have the "tools they need" to work at their best. For example, when they determined that the accessory bracket systems were not up to par, they developed the FrontRunner drive system to give the compressor the best mount possible. The side benefit was better performance from all the be...
Weekend Warrior Tire Tech With Toyo Tires at SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
https://www.toyotires.com/proxes-tires - With more car enthusiasts using their cars to participate in autocross and weekend road race events, Toyo Tires brought out some new tread compounds designed to fit in the rulebooks of high performance driving events. We spoke with Sonny McDonald about the latest R1R 200 treadwear tires, as well as the 2-groove full-race RR tires to learn about the tires...
6 Second Street Driven Muscle Cars at Gear Vendors SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com http://www.gearvendors.com The task of covering a quarter-mile drag strip in 6 seconds is one that very few full-race cars can manage, but our friends at Gear Vendors help a new breed of STREET LEGAL cars make it happen, and then drive hundreds of miles on public highways! It's all about Hot Rod's Drag Week, and Rick Johnson brings us up to speed on Bryant Goldstone's 1...
1970 Dodge Charger SpeedKore TANTRUM 9 Liter Twin Turbo SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Stock 1970 Dodge Chargers are bad to the bone, especially when equipped with the 425 HP 426 Hemi V8. But a custom 1600+ HP 9 liter twin-turbo version sporting custom Carbon Fiber pieces and trick suspension is a whole different ball game! The crew at SpeedKore brought TANTRUM to life, and we were afforded the opportunity to chat with designer Sean Smith about this am...
1967 Pontiac Acadian in BASF Display SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com The crew at JF Kustoms took a very cool approach when building their Canadian-born 1967 Pontiac Acadian unveiled in the BASF display at the 2015 SEMA show. Using design elements from Brian Stupski at Problem Child Kustoms, the talented JF crew gently refined the original trim and made some new pieces that still reflect the original without losing the "DNA" of the car. ...
Custom Autosound Feature Video at SEMA 2015 V8TV
http://www.customautosound.com - You can't have a cool Classic or Muscle Car without great tunes on board, but nobody wants an audio system that looks out of place. That's where Custom Autosound comes in, as they make high-quality audio components that have the look to match the sound.
ARP Fasteners 1954 Johnson's Hot Rods Studebaker Video SEMA 2015 V8TV
http://www.arp-bolts.com - This year, our friends at ARP hosted a super-slick 1954 Studebaker in their SEMA display. It's a 1954 Studebaker Champion built by the talented crew at Johnson's Hot Rod Shop, and now rides on a custom chassis powered by over 630 HP of big Chevy power. Of course, the whole car is held together with ARP fasteners! The whole team was rewarded with a SEMA Top 3 show...
Dakota Digital Cruise Control and Climate Control Panels Video SEMA 2015 V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com http://www.dakotadigital.com Installation Available: http://v8speedshop.com/contact As cars become more sophisticated, so do the electronics that make them run. This year, Dakota Digital showed us a smart new way to add cruise control to an GM LS drive-by-wire throttle system as installed into a classic or muscle car. They also demonstrated their intelligent Vin...
Rutledge Wood ODYSSEY Battery Interview SEMA 2015 V8TV
Odyssey Batteries can be found under the hoods of many SEMA show vehicles, and this year, we met up with Top Gear star Rutledge Wood to chat about Odyssey Batteries and some of the cars in his collection. Presented by ARP. http://www.odysseybattery.com http://www.therutledgewood.com
Ringbrothers Carbon Fiber Mustang and New Parts SEMA 2015 Video V8TV
http://www.ringbrothers.com http://www.v8tvshow.com Ringbrothers have been at the forefront of design and high-end custom cars for years, and at the 2015 SEMA show, they brought out their full carbon-fiber first generation Mustang body for the world to see. It was laden with Ringbrothers accessories, like hood hinges, door handles, their shifter and emergency brake handle, and many more. W...
2015 SEMA V8TV Booth Babe Challenge #1 Answer
http://www.boothbabechallenge.com - Here's the complete 2015 SEMA V8TV Booth Babe Challenge #1. The winner who posted the closest correct answer without going over on the V8TV Forum will receive a prize package from Royal Purple Synthetic Oil! We'll post another Challenge soon! Thanks to ProForm for allowing us to bother Jenny!
SEMA 2105 Booth Babe Challenge #1 Video V8TV
http://www.boothbabechallenge.com - Play along for a chance to win a gift package form V8TV and Royal Purple! Post your guess on what you think Jenny is going to say to the Challenge question on our forum at http://www.boothbabechallenge.com! Whoever has the closest guess without going over wins. You must enter your answer on our forum to be eligible!
V8TV 2015 SEMA Show Video Coverage Preview Video & Booth Babe Challenge!
http://www.v8tvshow.com http://www.boothbabechallenge.com The 2015 SEMA show is right around the corner, and we'll be there all week bringing you the latest cars, parts, and even the Booth Babe Challenge! See our website for details.
New Painless Muscle Car Harnesses And Awesome 1959 El Camino At SEMA 2014 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Painless Wiring is making it easier to retrofit your Muscle Car with new USA-made wiring harnesses to restore or modify your ride. At the 2014 SEMA show, Painless also brought out an awesome 1959 Chevrolet El Camino built in a "what if" style featuring a Rochester fuel injection setup and other period correct Chevrolet Super Sport styling elements.
Inside Odyssey Batteries: SEMA 2014 V8TV Video Coverage
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Automotive batteries are not all the same, and we spoke with the team at Odyssey Batteries to learn what is inside an Odyssey battery and what make it a high performance unit. We learned some interesting things about battery construction, virgin lead, Absorbent Glass Matt technology, and how to use, store, and maintain high performance batteries.
Barn Find 1967 Shelby GT500 in Scott Drake SEMA 2014 Display V8TV Video
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Scott Drake brought out a "rough in the diamonds... " in the form of an unrestored, unwashed 1967 Shelby GT500 to the glistening SEMA show. The car brought a ton of attention to the Drake Group's impressive display of reproduction restoration and performance parts for Mustangs and other vehicles.
1955 Chevy Gasser Mr. Chevy and Hauler at SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
See the video on Mr. Chevy at http://www.v8tvshow.com/mrchevy Mr. Chevy Nut website at http://www.mrchevynut.com Restoration Photos of the Hauler: http://v8tvshow.com/1957_Chevrolet_Truck/index.html The SEMA show is often equated with new parts, as it is THE show where all the new stuff is unveiled. However, this year, we brought out a vintage 1955 Chevy Gasser race car and hauler to share w...
FBS Stripe Tape Demos with Steve DeMan and Nub at SEMA 2014 Video V8TV
http://www.fbs-online.com/ - At this year's SEMA show, uber-talented custom painters Steve DeMan and Nub took some time to show us a custom '59 Impala and a trick bobber custom Harley and gave us some tips on how to lay out trick stripes using FBS tapes.
New C&R Radiators Ford Mustang 5.0 SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
http://www.crracing.com http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 C&R Racing builds cooling components for NASCAR, so it was only a matter of time before they developed a line of high performance parts for the street market. Here they show us a new cooling module to retrofit 5.0 Coyote engines into early 1965-1970 Mustangs that feature integral oil and steering coolers. We also see a line of ...
MSD Air Force LS and LT1 Intake Manifolds SEMA 2014 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 - The LS engine platform is constantly evolving, and MSD just pushed it a little farther with the introduction of the new Air Force intake manifolds. These are designed to offer more power and flexibility to engine builders through an improved runner design, integral nitrous oxide nozzle bosses, and more. They also debuted a new intake for the Corvette L...
Problem Child Kustoms' Brian Stupski Interview SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
http://www.v8tvshow.com/V8TV_2/index.php/store/77-shirts-hats http://www.problemchildkustoms.com Great custom cars come from great designs, and we have the pleasure of speaking with Brian Stupski of Problem Child Kustoms about his latest car designs at the 2014 SEMA show including the 1969 Torino built by Rad Rides by Troy. Also in this video, we also unveil our new V8 Speed and Resto Shop T-s...
DEI Header Wrap How-To at SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 - Header wrapping used to be somewhat of a black art. The goal is to keep the hot exhaust gases flowing, and wrapping the pipes with an insulating barrier helps keep the heat in. The side benefit is that properly wrapped headers can help keep under hood temperatures down as well. The challenge is to use the proper material and wrap the headers so that they ar...
New ARP Hardware at SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
ARP has always been known as the fasteners you use IN your engine, but now they are braching out to be the fasteners you use ON your engine as well. Case in point: ARP brought out new supercharger pulley bolt kits that are a high-polish 12 point satinless to hold strong and look good. Their booth was home to a freshly finished 1969 Camaro built by Detroit Speed which was wearing ARP hardwar...
2014 SEMA Coverage: Mark Stielow Hellfire Camaro Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 - In this feature, Kelle chats with Mark Stielow about his latest 1969 Camaro called "Hellfire", featuring an LS9 supercharged LS7 and a full Anvil carbon Fiber front clip.
SEMA 2014 Setup Day V8TV Video Preview
http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 - The V8TV Cameras are rolling at the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas! We'll be posting videos and photos all week at http://www.v8tvshow.com, be sure to check them out for all the latest parts and feature cars from SEMA!
V8TV 2014 SEMA Show Video Coverage Preview Video
http://www.v8tvshow.com - We're bringing you coverage from the 2014 SEMA show in Las Vegas all week, including the coolest cars, latest high performance and restoration parts, and other fun sights from the show. This year, we brought the Mr. Chevy gasser and hauler to display, and we'll show you those, also! Subscribe today to stay on top of all the action from SEMA 2014!
New Steering Columns from Ididit at 2014 SEMA Show V8TV Video
http://www.ididitinc.com - Ididit, Inc. brought out some new steering column applications at the 2014 SEMA show in Las Vegas, including highly-anticipated retrofit tilt columns for Ford Falcons and Broncos. Here, we learn about these new parts as well as some insight on how to properly measure for a custom column for any application.
1955 Chevy Gasser "Mr Chevy" In Hot Rod Magazine SEMA 2014 Coverage-Video
http://www.v8tvshow.com - We were pretty stoked to see the 1955 Chevy gasser "Mr. Chevy" and hauler featured in this month's Hot Rod Magazine! Learn more about Mr. Chevy at http://www.v8tvshow.com/mrchevy
Dakota Digital Dashes And Components at SEMA 2014 V8TV Video
Installation Available: http://v8speedshop.com/contact http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325-We learned a bunch from our friends at Dakota Digital at this year's SEMA show. They have been expanding their line of retrofit VHX gauge clusters, in addition to adding additional items to assist the installation of modern drivelines into vintage cars.
Hooker LS Swap Exhaust Systems And Engine Mounts at SEMA 2014 Video V8TV
Holley Performance Products seems to be on a mission to make swapping the GM LS engine into classic muscle cars easier than ever. At the 2014 SEMA show in Las Vegas, Holley demonstrated new exhaust systems from Hooker as well as LS engine swap kits for a variety of Muscle Cars. http://www.v8tvshow.com/HookerHeaders
OPGI 1963 Cadillac Eldorado at 2014 SEMA Show Video V8TV
This year, Original Parts Group, Inc. brought out an unbelievable 1963 Cadillac Eldorado Hardtop that is freshly restored for the 2014 SEMA show! All tolled, they estimate 25% of the restoration parts on this car are now available from OPGI. The car is extremely rare, as there are only an estimated 9-12 '63 Eldorado Hardtops ever built!
New MagnaFlow Exhaust Applications, Products, & Coatings at SEMA 2014 Video V8TV
MagnaFlow Exhaust Products strives to be ahead of the curve when it comes to bringing out performance exhaust systems for the latest cars and trucks, and at the 2014 SEMA show, the were all over the 2015 models. In this video, Rich Waitas takes us through the new applications for Mustangs, F150s, Corvettes, and Harleys with their Arlen Ness line, as well as shows us some new coatings for MagnaF...
Ringbrothers 1966 Chevelle "Recoil" at 2014 SEMA Show Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Ringbrothers are constantly raising the bar when it comes to innovative design and performance, and the 1966 Chevelle "Recoil" does it again. Here, Kelle and Mike Ring take a few moments to go over "Recoil" and point out the extensive body modifications, design elements, and the 1000 horsepower driveline!
2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: Kicker Audio 1950 Studebaker Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com/sema - 314-783-8325 - V8 Speed & Resto Shop painter JJ Richey spent some time checking out a killer '50 Studebaker done in steampunk style at the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas. Although it was last century in style, it hides the latest in audio technology.
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2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: Pure Vision 1972 Camaro Interview Steve Strope Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - 314-783-8325 - Trevor Spence took some time to learn all he could about the 1000+ Horsepower twin-turbo '72 Camaro built by Steve Strope and the crew at Pure Vision. The car did very well at SEMA, and even won a 2013 GM Design Award.
2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: Rocket Racing Wheels
http://www.rocketracingwheels.com - Rocket Racing Wheels brought out some cool new retro-themed wheels to the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas. Here, David Coker takes us around the Rocket Fire and the Rocket Solid wheels and the various finishes available on each.
2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: HEMI-Powered 1951 Henry J "RollinaJ"
http://www.v8tvshow.com/sema - 314-783-8325 - V8TV Camera Operator / Video Editor Mark Vironda picked Ted Dzus' 1951 Henry J, also know as "RollinaJ" as his favorite ride at the 2013 SEMA show. Besides the bright School Bus Yellow paint, this llittle J features big power with a huge HEMI under the hood. Ted plans to drive the car, but we'll let him tell you all about it in this video.
2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: Aeromotive Phantom Fuel System
Installation Available: http://v8speedshop.com/contact http://www.v8tvshow.com/sema - 314-783-8325 - Aeromotive has completely changed the game again with their newest addition to the Stealth Fuel System line-up. The Phantom Fuel System is a complete kit that gives you everything you need to install a fuel pump and baffle / basket into almost ANY fuel tank. In this video, we talk to Jared Cox ...
2013 SEMA Show Video Coverage: 1950 Chevy Custom Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com/sema - 314-783-8325 - Eric Helton is a fabricator in the V8 Speed & Resto Shop, and his pick of the 2013 SEMA show was this slick '50 Chevy built by So Cal Suspension.
It's now possible to install unreal horsepower and torque levels into street driven cars, and Centerforce is on a mission to ensure you can put that power to the ground.    We spoke with Will Baty about the Dyad sprung-hub dual disc clutch and the technology behind it.    Learn more athttp://www.centerforce.com
 
V8TV 2015 SEMA Coverage presented by ARP.
 
 
The COMP Performance Group has is always hard at work bringing out new performance parts, and they showed us some new releases at the 2015 SEMA Show. In this video, we see some EFI Friendly Ignition Components from FAST, Dual-Quad supercharger EZ-EFI system,  tunable intake runners for LSX manifolds, EZ EFI Forced Induction EFI systems, and more.     http://www.fuelairspark.com 
 
2015 V8TV SEMA Video coverage presented by ARP, http://www.arp-bolts.com
 
 
 
Weld Racing Wheels have long been known to racers for their exceptional strength and light weight, and today, Weld is bringing out a new line of wheels reflecting the latest styling.    The Miramar, Riverside, and Speed-10 are new forged designs that are US made in a variety of popular sizes.     Click to see the Weld page on the new designs!
 
V8TV 2015 SEMA video coverage presented by ARP.
 
The SEMA show is a place to see the latest parts, and also some of the newest car creations from the best builders in the industry.    We spoke with Richard Waitas to learn more about the winning philosophy of MagnaFlow and how their association with people like Chip Foose, Arlen Ness, Mario Andretti, Richard Petty, and more impacts the parts they sell and the enthusiast's experience when using MagnaFlow parts.    We also got the brief tour of the stunning Foose Pantera on display in the booth.   V8TV 2015 SEMA coverage presented by ARP.
 

 

People often ask car builders what they would build for themselves had they the time and resources.   Pure Vision's Steve Strope has had this 1966 Buick Skylark knocking around for nearly 2 decades, and he finally started to turn this car into the altered-wheelbase, Hemi-powered funny car for the street that he had always envisioned.        V8TV 2015 SEMA video presented by ARP Hardware, http://www.arp-bolts.com.