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2015 SEMA Show – 18 Cool New Products for Diesel Trucks: Updated With Video!

We Scoured the Halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center to Find the Latest and Greatest Diesel Truck Parts

Nov 6, 2015
Photographers: Trevor Reed
The 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada is the best place to find out about the latest and greatest parts for your diesel truck. This year, there were more than 3,000 new products on display, including lots of upgrades for diesel trucks. Make sure to look for the March 2016 issue of Diesel Power with our full rundown of new parts, along with photos the fully-built diesel-powered trucks we saw at the 2015 SEMA Show. Until then, check out these 18 cool diesel upgrades we found while exploring the New Products section in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, and lets us know in the comments section which ones you must have for your diesel ride.
Photo 2/19   |   001 2015 SEMA Aeromotive Diesel Lift Pump
Company: Aeromotive
Part: Diesel Lift Pump
Description: This 130-gph lift pump setup includes a 2-micron Caterpillar fuel filter and features a fail-safe bypass that allows fuel to flow to the engine even if there is a no-run situation or a pump failure.
Photo 3/19   |   003 2015 SEMA Diesel ANZO LED Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Bumper Step Lights
Company: Anzo USA
Part: Chevrolet Colorado 5-Function LED Bumper Step
Description:This 5-function LED bumper step light by Anzo USA features amber-colored scanning right and left turn signals along with red brake lamps and white back-up lighting.
Photo 4/19   |   004 2015 SEMA ARP 4BT Cummins Head Studs
Company: ARP
Part: Cummins Pro Series ARP2000 4BT Head Stud Kit
Description: The diesel performance professionals at ARP have designed a new Pro Series head stud kit for the 4-cylinder 4BT Cummins engine that’s a favorite for diesel engine swap projects.
Photo 5/19   |   005 2015 SEMA ATS Diesel Monster Conversion Transmission
Company: ATS Diesel Performance
Part: ATS Monster Conversion Transmission
Description: The ATS Monster CT is a drop-in replacement for the problematic Ram 68RFE six-speed automatic and features an ATS Deep Pan along with an SFI-approved bell housing that allows it to be used in extreme racing conditions.
Photo 6/19   |   006 2015 SEMA ATS Cummins Compund Turbo Kit
Company: ATS Diesel Performance
Part: ATS Aurora Plus System with Vortex Manifold
Description: This compound turbo setup for diesel trucks with the 6.7L Cummins engine uses a one-piece, dual-chamber manifold that connects the factory HE351VE turbocharger to an ATS Aurora turbo for massive gains in horsepower and torque output.
Photo 7/19   |   002 2015 SEMA AFE Power Diesel Lift Pump
Company: AFE Power
Part: DFS780 Diesel Fuel System
Description: The Best New Product Award-winning DFS780 Diesel Fuel System by AFE Power is designed to work in conjunction with the factory fuel filter to remove water along with boosting fuel pressure for improved horsepower and throttle response at all rpm.
Photo 8/19   |   007 2015 SEMA BorgWarner EFR 9174 Turbocharger
Company: Borg Warner
Part: EFR-9174 Super Core
Description: This turbocharger is the latest edition to the range of EFR products and features a Gamma-Ti turbine wheel for quick spool-up times along with increased durability, and it can be ordered with cast iron or aluminum bearing housings.
Photo 9/19   |   008 2015 SEMA Brembo B M8 8 Piston Brake Caliper
Company: Brembo
Part: B-M8
Description: This New Product Award-winning monoblock caliper uses eight pistons and four brake pads to clamp down on large front rotors measuring up to 16.5 inches in diameter.
Photo 10/19   |   009 2015 SEMA Diamond Eye 5 9L Cummins Air Intake Elbow
Company: Diamond Eye Performance
Part: 5.9L Cummins Air Intake Elbow
Description: This intake upgrade features mandrel-bent tubing with a CNC water jet-cut flange that’s designed to handle high boost pressures and it comes with three 1/8-inch ports for injectables.
Photo 11/19   |   010 2015 SEMA Dynatrac IFS Dana 60 ProRock XD60
Company: Dynatrac
Part: ProRock XD60-IFS
Description: The Dynatrac ProRock XD60-IFS can improve the front strength of Duramax diesel trucks with a 10.1-inch reverse-cut, oversized carrier and pinion bearings, 40-spline inner shafts, and a nodular iron case that’s deigned to take a beating.
Photo 12/19   |   011 2015 SEMA Florida Torque Converter Stage 2 5 Billet
Company: Florida Torque Converters
Part: Stage 2.5 Dodge Triple Torque Converter
Description: With a billet front cover and and a multi-clutch setup, this upgrade will give your Cummins-powered truck 226 percent more surface area for better holding power and it can handle up to 700 horsepower and 1,100 lb-ft of torque.
Photo 13/19   |   012 2015 SEMA Icon Ram 2500 4WD Diesel Suspension Lift Kits
Company: Icon Vehicle Dynamics
Part: 2014-up Ram 2500 4WD 2.5-inch and 4.0-inch Performance Suspensions
Description: Owners of coil-sprung ’14-and-up Ram 2500 diesel trucks can choose either a 2.5-inch or a 4-inch suspension lift with dual-rate springs, adjustable track bars, and match-tuned Icon 2.0 Aluminum or 2.5 Series shocks.
Photo 14/19   |   013 2015 SEMA MagnaFlow DPF
Company: MagnaFlow
Dodge Ram Diesel Particulate Filter
Description: This replacement diesel particulate filter for Cummins-powered trucks is designed to be an affordable solution for owners in need of a replacement part.
Photo 15/19   |   014 2015 SEMA Mishimoto Ford 6 7L Power Stroke Thermostat Upgrades
Company: Mishimoto
Part: Ford 6.7L Low-Temperature and High-Temperature Primary Cooling System Thermostat
Description: As a direct-fit replacement, this thermostat setup has a lower activation temperature that allows coolant to flow through the engine earlier to maintain lower operating temperatures, which is ideal for warm climates and extreme towing and driving conditions.
Photo 16/19   |   015 2015 SEMA PML Aisin AS68RC Deep Transmission Pan
Company: PML Inc.
Part: Aisin AS68RC Deep Transmission Pan
Description: Built for ’07 to ’12 Ram diesel trucks with the heavy-duty Aisin transmission, this extra deep oil pan keeps parts from overheating with its added capacity and built-in cooling fins.
Photo 17/19   |   016 2015 SEMA Prosport Carbon Fiber Turbo Blanket Shield
Company: Prosport
Part: Carbon Fiber Turbo Blanket
Description: Prosport says this is the industry’s first full carbon fiber turbo blanket, and along with the good looks, it can withstand direct heat of up to 2,000 degrees to keep underhood temperatures low while improving turbo performance.
Photo 18/19   |   017 2015 SEMA Turbosmart EBoostHP Boost Controller
Company: Turbosmart
Part: eBoostHP Electronic Boost Controller
Description: Along with handling pressures up to 120 psi, this SEMA Award-winning device can also control an auxiliary output such as nitrous or water-methanol injection and manage shift/warning lights based on turbo boost pressure and engine rpm.
Photo 19/19   |   018 2015 SEMA Wilwood Ford Super Duty Disc Brake
Company: Wilwood
Part: TX6R Tactical Xtreme Big Brakes
Description: Originally designed by Wilwood’s OEM division for high-GVWR armored and tactical vehicles, this kit with slotted large-diameter rotors and matched piston capacity calipers should be able to stop your Ford Super Duty with authority.