15 pictures of the show:
The Specialty Equipment Market Association said more than 100,000 people attended this year's Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week trade shows. Official attendance figures had not been tallied at press time.
A Kumho Ecsta ZTX, above left, size 305/30R26 110V, frames a Giovanna rim on a Hummer at the Giovanna booth. Nitto Tire designers went freehand with the "Dragon Tattoo" tire, right, featuring a flowing dragon design.
Bib watches Perry Stokes, an installation tech at Harris Supply Inc., Russellville, Ky., ride a Segway at the Michelin North America Inc. booth.
A $1.3 million McLaren at the Nitto Tire booth is outfitted with Nitto NT555 ultra-high performance tires, size 245/40ZR18 on the front and 305/35ZR18 on the rear.
A sparse dash and maniacal gearshift adorn a customized 1989 Chevy S-10's interior.
Andrew Firestone, left front, and fiancee Jen Schefft from the TV show "The Bachelor" sign autographs for fans. Behind them is Pedro Manzi, store manager at Lucy's Tire Inc., Miami, left, and Eddy Saavedra, regional sales manager at Martino Tire Co., Miami.
A 2002 Nissan Altima provides its own reading material for traffic delays with a cartoon drawn around the entire car. Those are shining headlights on the door panel.
Mime's the word as Bridgestone/Firestone launched its Fuzion brand with this mum duo handing out Fuzion-green MasterCards as part of a contest.
A lowered '89 Chevy S-10 barely skims the ground, but lets a lot of sun in through its open roof.
Baltimore-area Goodyear dealers Jay Huff, left, owner of Brooks-Huff Tire & Auto Centers, and Craig Arch of Bay Area Tire & Service Center tour Goodyear's booth.
Tire industry consultant Marvin Bozarth, left, and Tom Foord, founder and president of Kal Tire, Vernon, British Columbia, were inducted into the Tire Industry Hall of Fame by the Tire Industry Association.
Jeff Lecklider, president and owner of Gem City Tire Inc. in Cincinnati, center, and legendary off-road racer Walker Evans talk with Dunlop girl Amy Hall.
Hair stylist Nadine Hassing from Westlake, Ohio, shaves a Dunlop tread pattern into the hair of Gary Bridgeforth of Las Vegas.
This Ford truck may be perfect for that final ride. Complete with casket and pipe organ, it also has bucket seats covered in plush red velvet.
Show attendees check out an off-road vehicle shod with BFGoodrich tires at the BFGoodrich booth.