2008 SEMA Skyjacker/Axial Project F.O.R.C.E

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Project F.O.R.C.E. Ford Off-Road Crawler Enthusiast

Vehicle: 2009 Ford F150 SuperCrew 4WD

Theme: Project F.O.R.C.E. (Ford Off-Road Crawler Enthusiast) Skyjacker’s theme is going after the Off-Road Crawler Enthusiast and the latest trend in Rock Crawlers, the Remote Control (RC) Crawler by Axial. This Ford F150 will be outfitted with the best in off-road provisions, electronics, and other cool items. The bed of the truck will be an obstacle course for the Axial RC Crawlers complete with fake rocks, obstacle cones, and a monitoring system. The Axial RC Crawlers will be outfitted with small lipstick cameras that will allow the show participants to view the course on the TV monitor. These same RC Crawlers will be able to go under and around the truck to allow the people to see this new vehicle from all angles.

Vehicle Modifications (some modifications may differ from the time this went to press): Skyjacker 5.5-6 Inch Suspension Package • Greg Weld Design Wheels • Dick Cepek Tires • Digital Art Design-Custom Window Tint • Optima Batteries- Battery • Precision Grille-Billet Grille • DuPont-Paint • Advanced Automotive Concepts (AAC)- Headlights & Taillights • A.R.E.-TopUp Series Tonneau Cover • DualLiner-Truck Bed Liner • Rostra Precision Controls-Backup Cameras & Monitors • Genuine Ford Accessories-Power Steps • Spade Kreations-Interior Up-Grades • WeatherTech-Floor Mats & VentVisors • Vizualogic-Mobile Entertainment Electronics • LCD Monitors-Large LCD Television in the Bed (To View the Rock Crawl Course) • Custom RCP Tracks ‘Rock Crawler’ Course in the Bed of the F150 • miniature Cameras for RC Crawler

About SEMA: www.sema.org

Tuesday, November 4 – Friday, November 7, 2008. LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, USA. (Booth #31089). The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world (PLEASE NOTE: THE SEMA SHOW IS NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC). It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. As part of the AAIW, the SEMA Show attracts more than 120,000 industry leaders from over 100 countries for unlimited profit opportunities in the automotive, truck and SUV, and RV markets. SEMA Show 2007 drew over 60,000 domestic and international buyers through two million square feet of exhibits. The displays are segmented into 10 sections, and a New Products Showcase features more than 2,000 newly introduced parts, tools and components. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more.

About Axial: www.axialracing.com

Founded in 2005, Axial, Inc. has quickly climbed to the top of the RC market by offering a dynamic line of class-leading radio control chassis, engines, and accessories for the entire scope of the hobby, from beginners to racers. Every component of our product line is researched and developed to offer superior performance, durability, and style. A true lifestyle brand, Axial is regularly involved in local and National events, allowing us to keep our finger on the pulse of the RC culture. We’re feeling the love in return, earning coveted awards including Truck of the Year (Radio Control Car Action 2008), Best Product (RCCrawler.com 2007 -Peoples Choice), and Most Innovative Product (RCCrawler.com 2007; RC Car Action 2008 -Peoples Choice).

About Skyjacker : www.skyjacker.com

At Skyjacker® , we believe our relationship with Jesus Christ has been the driving force in the success of our company. Since our pioneering days in the early 1970′s, Skyjacker’s fieldproven expertise is suspension systems; lift kits and systems along with all the necessary components and accessories you need. People have always enjoyed heading out into the great outdoors to satisfy their sense of adventure. With everything, there are always some people who want to go farther and conquer more territory. These are our customers…and the customer is always right.

Throughout Skyjacker’s over 30-year history, we have never backed down from our dedication to our pure passion of off-roading, and we never will. Skyjacker’s philosophy has always been to “Provide the best designed, advanced engineered, and most innovative suspension that the 4×4 industry has ever seen and used. We engineered the definition of what a quality suspension should be: a suspension system that works in form and function to the highest level of achievement possible with the highest quality of materials and resources available”.

Contact:

Greg Taniguchi
Marketing Director
Axial
949-600-8642 ext 202
www.axialracing.com
gtaniguchi@axialracing.com

2008 Axial West Coast Championship

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R/C rock crawling directly alongside 1:1 full scale rock crawlers in the scenic surroundings of Donner Ski Ranch.

Can you handle the intensity of competing against some of the best drivers from around the country with the entire RC rock crawling world watching? If you answered “yes”, then you’ll be thrilled to know that CKRC Hobbies is proud to present the Axial West Coast Championships in conjunction with W.E. Rock. Whether its 2.2′s or super class crawlers, bring your bling and compete with the best in the country. The event was held on June 18-20th at Donner Ski Ranch, one of the best natural rock crawling spots in the nation.

Donner Ski Ranch is located approximately 5 miles from scenic Donner Lake and rustic Truckee in California, approximately 40 miles from Reno Tahoe International Airport, two hours from Sacramento, and three hours from San Francisco with easy access off of Interstate 80. Panoramic views, fresh air, and beautiful weather make this a hot spot for summer activities.

o Happening in the scenic beauty of Donner Ski Ranch.
o Coincides at the same time as a 1:1 rock crawling event (W.E. Rock)
o Several thousand people will be at the event (upwards of approx. 4,000).
o Over $6,000 in cash and prizes from major R/C and full scale manufacturers. Spectators also have a chance to win prizes
o One of the largest most anticipated events in the country
o Top drivers from around the country
o Media coverage from the U.S. and around the World
o Trophies and prizes also awarded to the top “5” in each class!
o “MEGA Raffle” over $4000.00 in raffle prizes. Drawings will take place every 5 minutes during the 2 days of competition!
o Complements of CKRC and Axial a competition crawler worth over $1500.00 will be raffled off Saturday afternoon!
o 80 Pro 2.2 drivers
o 40 Pro super drivers
o 40 Novice 2.2 drivers