Over the years, the SEMA Action Network (SAN) has had many significant legislative and regulatory accomplishments for the vehicle enthusiast community on issues ranging from equipment standards to registration classifications to emissions test exemptions to hobbyist rights. As the SAN celebrates its 16 years in existence, we’re looking for your words on how the SAN has helped create more hobby-friendly laws and regulations.

Describe your account on how the SAN has created new opportunities for the hobby and you may see it in print! Hot Rod Magazine will publish the best story and your photo in a future issue. Entrants must be members of the SEMA Action Network.

To enter, submit 250 words or less by e-mail to SAN@sema.org (please use 'Hot Rod/SAN Contest' as the subject) or by fax to 909-860-0184 or mail to: SEMA Action Network, 1575 S. Valley Vista Dr., Diamond Bar, CA 91765. Provide your name, car club affiliation (if applicable), mailing address, phone and e-mail.

Deadline for Submission is July 31, 2012