SEMA Car Show Vegas

For fans of cars and casinos, the SEMA car show in Vegas is a must. Running at the Las Vegas convention Centre the next SEMA car show is in November 2013. Taking place from 5th to 8th November this will be the biggest SEMA show yet, packing in a load of automotive fun amongst the greatest casino atmosphere in the world, making for an adrenalin filled weekend.

The show is the highlight of the Specialty Equipment Market Association (formally the Speed Equipment Market Association) and it will attract around 100,000 attendees from over 100 different countries, on top of those who already descend on the casino city. The SEMA show is only open to trade members (the general public are not allowed to attend) and is held in conjunction with the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week, this will be the biggest event to hit Las Vegas in 2013, even bigger than the WSOP (World Series of Poker) tournament.

The SEMA car show provides a perfect opportunity for the forging of new contacts, the renewal of old ones, and for undertaking important and lucrative business. It also provides an opportunity for delegates to let their hair down in the party city. Although some delegates might care to spend their evenings working on spread sheets and press releases in their hotel rooms in the evenings with their entertainment limited to the occasional visit to an online casino, the general ethos is one of partying the night away, especially on the final evening, and Las Vegas is the ideal please to do so.

For those who wish to mix up there passion for cars and casinos but who cannot make it to Vegas, there are games available at online casinos such as the best mobile slots at . Good to Go is an racing-car themed adrenaline arousing five reel slot machine that offers punters nine pay-lines and combines all the fun of pit-babes, screaming rev counters and chequered flags, whilst Granny Prix is a scratchcard game that gives you the opportunity of a payout whilst Granny is at the wheel – if you can defeat her, that is.

Featured Car – ’79 Trans Am of Mike Bartholomew

This issue’s featured car is the ‘79 Trans Am of Mike Bartholomew. Here is his story:

I wanted to send along a few photos of my Trans Am now that I have finally joined the club. Not only was this car a great find, but it is a blast to drive and has been great fun to work on and show with my kids!

Owner: Mike Bartholomew

Year: 1979

Make: Pontiac

Model: Trans Am

Transmission: 3 speed automatic

Engine: 6.6 L Olds 403 V-8

Exhaust: Flowmaster Dual

Features: T-tops, Electric Windows and Door Locks, 4 Barrel Carburetor, Shaker Hood, 1977 Nose

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