Custom Auto

Your Source for the Latest News, Trends, and Hottest Products in the Automotive Aftermarket!

iCAR-MIRA-LINK - Add wireless display to Your Car Stereo for Miracast & Airplay Devices

Your Source for the Latest News, Trends, and Hottest Products in the Automotive Aftermarket!



The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe is Bigger, Better, and Loaded with New Features!

12/29/2016 4:31:52 PM

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe is bigger, better, and loaded with new features improved greatly over last year’s model. It will first arrive in as the E400 Coupe flavor, which will make its debut in rear-drive and 4MATIC versions at many car shows this year


Ford to Highlight over 50 vehicles at 2016 SEMA

10/25/2016 5:54:13 PM

Ford Motor Co. continues its massive presence at this years SEMA show highlighted by showcasing more than 50 fully customized vehicles. Models will range from the venerable Mustang to tricked out F150 BMX edition, all featuring tons of aftermarket products featuring a wide rnage of manufactures including Katskin, Kicker, AM, Brenbo, Cervini, forgeline, Schrader and many many more.



Average Age of Vehicles Growth to Fuel Aftermarket

12/29/2016 4:36:54 PM

Consumers are continuing the trend of holding onto their vehicles longer than ever, according to IHS Market. As of the end of 2015, the average length of ownership measured a record 79.3 months, more than 1.5 months longer than reported in the previous year. For used vehicles, it is nearly 66 months. Both are significantly longer lengths of ownership since the same measure a decade ago.


The Custom Shop to showcase New Rides at SEMA

10/25/2016 5:50:27 PM

In conjunction with Valspar, The Custom Shop will have 3 new vehicles highlighted at this hears 2016 SEMA. Valspar will hightlight the Custom Shop’s new Ruby fire a customized 1977 Trans AM in its North Halls Booth 10851


Car Audio / Electronics

CDS Expands Expeditor Opportunity Setting CES Meetings

12/29/2016 4:28:56 PM

Connected Dealer Services, has launched its new dealer lot management profit center program and is continuing to sign up local dealer expediters as marketing partners across the US and is adding new features and benefits.


Elettromedia and Automotive Data Solutions (ADS) Announce the Launch of Solutions for Adding Amplifiers to Vehicles with Highly Integrated Factory Radios

12/29/2016 4:24:53 PM

Las Vegas, NV (January 5, 2017) – Elettromedia, manufacturer of the Audison branded Prima amplifiers introduces a new software update for the Prima amplifier series enabling communication with the upcoming Maestro AR Amplifier Replacement Interface module by ADS.



StreetGlow “XHP” Series LED Headlight Conversion Systems utilize the latest Technology and Material in the World

12/29/2016 4:40:59 PM

StreetGlow “XHP” Series LED headlight conversion systems utilize the latest technology and material in the world. Incorporating the award winning CREE® XHP50 LED’s made specifically for automotive forward lighting. Mounted on aviation grade 6063 aluminum for the greatest heat dissipation available, coupled with our patented beam selector dial to achieve your desired beam pattern.


SEMA Award Finalists Chosen—Show Exhibitors Select 2016’s Hottest Vehicles

10/25/2016 6:05:49 PM

SEMA Show exhibitors have cast their votes and selected the finalists for the SEMA Award, an honor presented to the hottest trending and most accessory-friendly vehicles on the market. The winners will be revealed on Tuesday, November 1, the opening day of the 2016 SEMA Show.




10/30/2015 3:39:23 PM

Thanks to the UFC, model and TV show host Arianny Celeste has the career of her dreams. As one of the first UFC Octagon girls, she’s been with the sport since 2006 and has seen it grow over the years into the wildly popular combat sport it is today. “It’s the fastest growing sport in the world,” she says. ”It’s been such a roller coaster ride traveling with the company and growing with the company. There are fights all over the world and it’s amazing to be a part of it.”


The Champ: Anthony De Guzman's 1993 Toyota Supra

10/22/2015 3:44:34 PM

No matter what the sport or competition, being the champ isn’t easy. It takes determination, focus and oh so much work. Anthony De Guzman, our 2014 Tuner Battlegrounds Champion, is no stranger to any of those words. He knows what it means to put in the work to succeed and chase your vision until it’s a reality. And, as those of you in Winnipeg know, he’s no stranger to building some pretty noteworthy cars.

What's The Best Way to Survive a collision? Prevent one from occurring.