A.R.E. Project Vehicle Wins Two GM Design Awards At SEMA

MASSILLON, Ohio – A.R.E. garnered two GM Design Awards for its customized Wounded Warrior Project(r) 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, which debuted at the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas. A.R.E. won Chevrolet’s Best New Off Road Silverado and Best New Chevrolet Interior. “We are extremely pleased Chevrolet recognizes the message conveyed through the look and feel of this Silverado on behalf of the Wounded Warrior Project,” said Bryan Baker, director of marketing, A.R.E. “It’s an honor to have Chevrolet recognize our truck build as the best out there in two categories. The fact that the build was centered around such a worthwhile cause makes this even more special.” Featuring an A.R.E.’s Z Series Truck Cap, the Wounded Warrior Project truck was built by Trent’s Trick Upholstery, Lynch Concepts and A.R.E. Outfitted for serious off-roading, the truck has wheels from BMF, suspension from Skyjacker(r), Hellwig Sway Bars, Toyo(r) Tires and an AutoHome USA Roof Top Tent System.

The prizewinning interior included products from BedRug(r) and a speaker system from KICKER(r). The Wounded Warrior Project supports and encourages experiences that contribute to independence and quality of life for veterans. To help spread the Wounded Warrior Project’s message, the vehicle will attend the Country Music Association Festival, Ground Zero in New York City, Wounded Warrior Project events, sporting events, auto shows and outdoor expos.

Also contributing to A.R.E.’s 2014 Chevy Silverado Wounded Warrior Project vehicle: * Magnaflow Exhaust * N-Fab Side Steps and Bumpers * Warn Winch * Surco Safari Roof Rack Basket * Yakima Whispbar HD Roof Rack * Bushwacker Fender Flares * Monster Hook Hitch Hooks * BOLT(r) Receiver Lock * Rigid Industries(r) LED Lighting and Front Grill * Oracle(r) LED headlights and Accent Lighting * Axalta Coating Systems Paint * Reikken Performance Battery Cells * TruckVault – Lockable Truck Bed Storage Vault * BedRug(r) – Carpeted Bedliner * Airaid(r) – Cold Air Intake * APM Automotive(r) – Functional Ram Air Hood * Topline Accessories – Lug Nuts


About A.R.E.

A.R.E. began manufacturing aluminum frame truck caps in 1969 and has become a leading manufacturer of fiberglass truck caps and hard tonneau covers. At its ISO-9001:2008-certified manufacturing facilities, A.R.E.’s more than 700 employees create the products that are sold through a network of more than 650 independent authorized dealers. For more information, contact A.R.E. at 400 Nave Rd. S.E., P.O. Box 1100, Massillon, OH 44648, email contact@4are.com, call 330-830-7800 or visit www.4are.com.