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Fri Jan 6, 2017
PLYMOUTH, Michigan - TriMotive Americas, the North American OEM division of Horizon Global Corporation, has announced its participation in the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. TriMotive will connect with visitors showcasing the company’s most prominent products and technologies, as well as recent product releases and the latest vehicle technical innovations.
The company will host visitors in room No. 355 during the Industry Preview event on Jan. 11-12 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. TriMotive representatives will be present to explain the equipment, share the latest product news and innovations and introduce the newest brand addition to the Horizon Global family, Westfalia-Automotive. Westfalia is the inventor of the European ball tow bar and has been manufacturing and marketing high-quality branded towing products since 1932.
TriMotive will display a wide array of product showcases and information for each brand on hand, including a product demonstration via video display. During both days of the Industry Preview, TriMotive will be giving away prizes that include a raffle for a Champions Club VIP experience during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racing event to be held at the Michigan International Speedway on Saturday, Aug. 12. The Champions Club experience includes best-of-track seating, pit access, fantastic views and catered food and drink, according to a press release.
“Our TriMotive team looks forward to the NAIAS event, one of the premiere global events for the auto industry,” TriMotive Americas Vice President and General Manager Mike Sislo says. "Our team is passionate about sharing our latest products and business initiatives with our customers and the NAIAS is an ideal venue to highlight the ongoing successes and product innovations from both TriMotive and Westfalia.”
For more information on Horizon Global, visit www.horizonglobal.com. For more on TriMotive Americas, visit www.trimotive.com. For the event schedule and other information about the 2017 North American International Auto Show, visit www.naias.com.