SEMA show 2010: the highlights
Fans of modifying, rejoice! The City of Sin welcomes you to its spruced, tuned and bass-heavy bosom
Posted: 04 Nov 2010
If you go into Las Vegas today, you're sure of a big surprise. In fact, it's a wide-bodied, pimped-up, slammed-to-the-floor, phat surprise. And yes, we spelled it 'phat'. Because that's what they do over there, we're told.
That vast, desert nirvana of doubling your mortgage on red and 2am drunken weddings to your Labrador is hosting the annual SEMA show; a congregation of tuners and their products, all in handy car-shaped format.
Predictably, a lot of US car companies are "throwing down", but this year Audi and Lexus are lending a more rarified air to proceedings.
It starts today and goes through to Friday. Frankly, it's not really our cup of tea, but have a look through the highlights from our in-house "tuning fan" (he's from Luton, forgive him). And look out for a surprise intervention from our friends at Top Gear US...