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A 2014 limited edition concept car based on the 1970 Dodge Challenger.

2013 SEMA concept car and truck showcase

The Specialty Equipment Market Association Show is among the premier automotive trade events in the world, showcasing the latest auto innovations since its first show in 1967. In 2013, this exclusive, four-day event was held on Nov. 5 in the Las Vegas Convention Center and featured vehicles with never-before-seen parts and designs. Here are some of the hottest concept cars and trucks from the 2013 SEMA show.

ICON ThriftmasterICON brand founder Jonathan Ward created the
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ICON Thriftmaster
ICON brand founder Jonathan Ward created the Thriftmaster by restoring a 1965 Dodge pickup truck. The Thriftmaster design is based on a classic Chevrolet 3100 model but has a custom Art Morrison chassis and a GM 5.3 liter, V-8 engine supercharged to almost 450 hp. According to ICON, the Thriftmaster will be priced between $230,000 and $250,000.

ICON Thriftmaster The ICON Thriftmaster trunk and rear
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ICON Thriftmaster
The ICON Thriftmaster trunk and rear profile are shown above. This vehicle's frame is made from hand-welded steel, stamped using GM molds. The Thriftmaster will offer either five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmissions.

Ram Sun ChaserIn addition to its vibrant paint
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Ram Sun Chaser
In addition to its vibrant paint job, the Ram Sun Chaser (1500 Quad) is has a 5.7-liter HEMI engine and features a sport performance hood and a two-inch performance lift kit. This vehicle also sports 17-inch deadlocked wheels and a Mopar exhaust system.

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Ram Sun ChaserThe Ram Sun Chaser has a
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Ram Sun Chaser
The Ram Sun Chaser has a unique roof rack that can accommodate up to four surfboards and two adjustable support rails housed within the track of the truck’s bed. To clean up equipment, the vehicle’s exclusive RamBox bed-size storage, left, has a water tank fitted with a hose and portable shower head.

Chevy Silverado K10Chevy's restoration team bought a 1978
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Chevy Silverado K10
Chevy's restoration team bought a 1978 K10 truck from a Wisconsin farmer and fully restored it. The Silverado K10's frame was stripped and upgraded, along with the suspension. The vehicle uses a 5.3-liter, E-Rod V-8 crate motor capable of outputting 336 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy Silverado K10The Silverado K10 has a two-tone,
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Chevy Silverado K10
The Silverado K10 has a two-tone, black-on-red theme with a retrimmed bench seat. The interior of the vehicle contains fully restored, deep-barrel gauges and plastic air-conditioning and heating controls. The seats are lined with simulated leather in a houndstooth pattern.

EcoTrek F-350Created by EcoTrek founder Tom Holm, the
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EcoTrek F-350
Created by EcoTrek founder Tom Holm, the Ford F-350 was designed to be an eco-friendly vehicle that can be used for emergency response in remote areas. This vehicle uses a 6.7-liter, V-8 Powerstroke engine capable of running on diesel, biodiesel or algae-based biodiesel fuel.

EcoTrek F-350The F-350 is seated on 20-inch BMF
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EcoTrek F-350
The F-350 is seated on 20-inch BMF wheels with 38-inch mud terrain tires. It has a 9-inch Bulletproof Suspension lift and aftermarket shocks and springs. The bumper sports a prominent grille and wide-sweeping LED headlights.

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EcoTrek F-350With its 50-gallon auxiliary tank, the EcoTrek
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EcoTrek F-350
With its 50-gallon auxiliary tank, the EcoTrek F-350 can go 1,800 miles before needing a fill up. On the top of the vehicle is a fold out tent with an extra long ladder. The F-350 comes complete with full sleeping gear and kitchen, and enough trunk space to accommodate emergency response supplies.

Bisimoto Honda Odyssey Honda and Bisimoto Engineering presented
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Bisimoto Honda Odyssey
Honda and Bisimoto Engineering presented the turbocharged 2014 Odyssey Power Van. In addition to its powerful engine (redesigned from the standard minivan V-6), the Odyssey has a low suspension, sport tires, a brown leather interior and a Racepak IQ3 digital dashboard.

Bisimoto Honda OdysseyThe 2014 Odyssey's engine is a
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Bisimoto Honda Odyssey
The 2014 Odyssey's engine is a 3.5-liter, V-6 that features two Turbonetics BTX7264 turbochargers, giving the vehicle a 1,029 hp output. In addition, Honda upgraded most of the engine's parts including the pistons, cylinder heads and injectors. This vehicle also features a six-speed manual transmission.

Ram HD CaseThis vehicle is a cross between
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Ram HD Case
This vehicle is a cross between the Ram Truck and Case, a brand belonging to Italian auto manufacturer Fiat that has heavy-duty agricultural and construction equipment subdivisions. Under its PowerWagon hood, the Ram HD Case has a 6.7-liter, Cummins diesel engine with 850 pounds per foot of torque.

Ram HD CaseThe Ram HD Case is capable
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Ram HD Case
The Ram HD Case is capable of supporting a 7,000 pound payload and has a set of surf-style roof racks that can be used to secure overhead equipment. This vehicle also has lockable, slide out storage bins to carry tools and construction materials.

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Dodge R/T ShakerCar enthusiasts and fans of the
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Dodge R/T Shaker
Car enthusiasts and fans of the 1971 film, "Vanishing Point," will instantly recognize this redesign of the 1970 Dodge Challenger. This Shaker version of the Challenger has been fitted with Mopar (a division of Chrysler) aftermarket parts and a V-8 HEMI engine.

Dodge R/T ShakerThe R/T Shaker has a 5.7-liter
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Dodge R/T Shaker
The R/T Shaker has a 5.7-liter engine with 375 hp and 410 pound-feet of torque. The engine-mounted shaker scoop functions with a cold-air intake system that collects fresh air through a conical filter for improved flow and performance. The vehicle has a manual transmission and sits on 20-inch aluminum alloy wheels.

LincVolt ConvertibleThe LincVolt is a 1959 Lincoln Continental
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LincVolt Convertible
The LincVolt is a 1959 Lincoln Continental converted into a plug-in electric hybrid. Under the hood, this vehicle is similar to the Chevrolet Volt, but the LincVolt has a four-cylinder engine that works in tandem with the high power, high efficiency UQM PowerPhase motor and controller system.

LincVolt ConvertibleThe interior of the LincVolt convertible has
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LincVolt Convertible
The interior of the LincVolt convertible has white leather seats and a fully restored dashboard and matching white-and-black steering wheel. The LincVolt can run up to 50 miles on electric power and with a full gas tank, the LincVolt can go up to 400 miles for an EPA rating of 23 to 24 mpg.

Snakebit F-100Restored from a 1956 Ford F-100 pickup,
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Snakebit F-100
Restored from a 1956 Ford F-100 pickup, the Snakebit was created by Tom Foster of Industrial Machine & Manufacturing, a Saskatchewan-based car builder. This vehicle’s chassis was redesigned to stretch five inches more than the original pickup and is powered by a 5.4-liter, supercharged V-8 engine.

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Snakebit F-100The Snakebit was presented by Kiss bassist
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Snakebit F-100
The Snakebit was presented by Kiss bassist Gene Simmons and his wife, actress Shannon Tweed, who both collaborated with Ford and Industrial Machine & Manufacturing on the restoration project. The exterior color of the vehicle is Metallic Gray with two prominent racing stripes down the middle of the pickup.

Snakebit F-100The Snakebit sits on 18-inch wheels and
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Snakebit F-100
The Snakebit sits on 18-inch wheels and tires in the front and 20-inches in the rear. The vehicle's trunk opens to reveal extensive cargo space. All proceeds from the sale of this pickup (to be auctioned in 2014) are part of a fundraising effort to build a children’s hospital in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, the hometown of Gene Simmons' wife, Shannon Tweed.

Let's Go Moto Toyota TundraToyota’s Tundra Moto concept
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Let's Go Moto Toyota Tundra
Toyota’s Tundra Moto concept was a part of the Toyota Dream Build Challenge and built by Joe Gibbs Racing Motocross Team and Houston's N-Fab, a manufacturer of specialty truck accessories. This redesign the 2014 Toyota Tundra CrewMax added an elongated wheelbase and a custom 12-inch suspension lift to fit a set of 37-inch Pro Comp Xtreme MT2 tires.

Let's Go Moto Toyota TundraThe Tundra was built
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Let's Go Moto Toyota Tundra
The Tundra was built to be a motocross support truck; the side panels open to reveal storage for biking equipment and LG television screens connected to a Xbox 360 game console.

Let's Go Moto Toyota TundraThe Tundra's frame was
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Let's Go Moto Toyota Tundra
The Tundra's frame was made by putting separate frames together and fit a full-size, eight-foot bed on the back end. It is strong enough to support motocross bikes. This vehicle features a 10.5-inch, ring geared Toyota axle to hold its extra 2,000 pounds of weight.

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AEV RamFrom the minds of American Expedition Vehicles,
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AEV Ram
From the minds of American Expedition Vehicles, manufacturers of aftermarket accessories and vehicle packages, comes the 2014 Ram 2500. This heavy-duty pickup is equipped with a Cummins 6.7-liter, diesel engine and is aimed toward outdoors enthusiasts needing an off-road vehicle with a high towing capacity.

AEV RamThe AEV Ram has a low center
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AEV Ram
The AEV Ram has a low center of gravity and high front-end protection. This vehicle has a three-inch suspension lift, custom AEV bumpers and a winch capable of supporting up to 16,500 pounds.

AEV RamThe AEV Ram sits on BF Goodrich
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AEV Ram
The AEV Ram sits on BF Goodrich rubber tires with 17-inch AEV wheels sporting custom aluminum rims. The front bumper is made from stamped steel to accommodate the vehicle's winch and auxiliary lights. The Ram's flared fenders allow the wheels to handle the larger rubber of the tires.

Silverado CheyenneA Chevrolet concept vehicle, the Silverado Cheyenne
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Silverado Cheyenne
A Chevrolet concept vehicle, the Silverado Cheyenne is a half-ton pickup truck with a 420-horsepower, 6.2-liter, EcoTec3 V-8 engine that has 460 pound-feet of torque. This vehicle is seated on 19-inch aluminum wheels with performance tires.

Silverado CheyenneThe Silverado Cheyenne design was based on
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Silverado Cheyenne
The Silverado Cheyenne design was based on the Chevrolet's Silverado SS (sold from 2003 to 2007) but featured an upgraded tailgate, bumper and inner bed liner, which shed 200 pounds from the pickup to give it a better power-to-weight ratio. The Silverado Cheyenne also has Brembo ceramic brakes, a Borla exhaust and a low suspension.

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