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The Top Celebrities Going to SEMA 2019

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Jay Leno driving
Former late night host Jay Leno is heading to Vegas
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Each year at the Las Vegas Convention Center, automotive companies and parts manufacturers meet up to showcase their best and brightest innovations. Among the guests at the show are people known in the auto world and in the mainstream. Here’s a list of some of the top celebrities who will be at SEMA 2019.

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Jay Leno

As an avid car collector and general automotive enthusiast, it really shouldn’t come as a surprise that the former late night talk show host is going to make an appearance at SEMA this year. Leno will be in attendance for just one day — Tuesday, Nov. 5. He’ll be at the New Products Breakfast at the Paradise Event Center at 7:30 a.m. and at Booth #61045 from 3-5 p.m. as part of the Hot Wheels Legends Tour 2019.

NASCAR drivers

Two legends of NASCAR will be at SEMA 2019 along with a few current drivers. Richard Petty will be on-site from Tuesday to Thursday at booths for MAGNAFLOW, BASF Corporation, Performance Plus Motor Oil, Safety-Kleen, and ODYSSEY Battery. Mario Andretti will only be at SEMA on Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the MAGNAFLOW booth.

Matt DiBenedetto, Cody Ware, Kurt Busch, Hailie Deegan, Joey Logano, Brian Obiedzenski, Ryan Blaney, Cole Custer, and Chase Briscoe will all be in attendance, too. Additional details about their whereabouts can be found on the SEMA website.

Erik Estrada CHiPs actor
Actor Erik Estrada became well known on CHiPs
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Erik Estrada

Former CHiPs star Erik Estrada is a member of the Blue Knights motorcycle club and loves everything to do with cars and motors. He’ll be at the Shell booth on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Blue Man Group

It wouldn’t be Las Vegas if there wasn’t an amazing show to go with all the car talk. Performance artists Blue Man Group will be mixing art, comedy, music, and technology at the SEMA Show Industry Awards Reception & Banquet on Thursday, Nov. 7 from 6-10 p.m.

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Along with these celebrities mentioned, other notable names will be in attendance, such as various TV show hosts and cast members, automotive supermodels, race announcers, podcast hosts, and automotive influencers. Keep an eye out for everything SEMA right here at The News Wheel as we cover the latest and greatest to come out of the show. For more celebrity appearance information, visit the official SEMA website.