Innovate Motorsports Wins Best New Product Award at SEMA Show
LM-1 Honored with Primedia's Technology Award for Best New
Product- Racing & Performance
San Juan Capistrano, CA (January 9, 2004) - Innovate Motorsports’ LM-1
won Primedia’s “Best New Product – Performance
and Racing” Award at SEMA in Las Vegas.
The award recognized the LM-1 as a major advance for engine
tuners by enabling precise measurement of exhaust air/fuel ratio
(AFR) at an affordable price. The meter’s digital signal
processing technology provides data on exactly how rich or lean
an engine is running at any load. The LM-1’s self-calibrating
circuitry also compensates for changes in temperature, altitude,
and sensor condition.
Pictured: Patrick Thompson, Jeff Smith (editor of Car Craft Magazine),
and Klaus Allmendinger, Innovate’s VP of Engineering
and creative force behind the LM-1.
“The entire Innovate Team is excited about the industry’s
recognition of the LM-1,” says Patrick Thompson, Innovate’s
President, “We are committed to providing products that
will enhance the performance of our customers’ engines
and this award confirms that we are on the right track.”
To keep up with the demand for the LM-1 and related products
Innovate has moved to their new corporate headquarters tripling
square footage to accommodate growth. The headquarters expansion
is the result of the company’s rapid growth and success
in the motorsports market and the increasing demand for the company’s
“Our products are definitely resonating with our customer
base, which has led to our explosive growth,” says Klaus
Allmendinger, Innovate’s VP of Engineering. “We are
very pleased to be in a new state-of-the-art facility that will
accommodate our growth in Southern California over the next few
About Innovate Motorsports:
Innovate Motorsports develops, markets, and manufactures digital
technologies that improve the performance of combustion engines.
The company’s core technologies are patent-pending digital
circuits that improve greatly on current, mostly analog designs.
Innovate’s product line includes Air Fuel Ratio Meters,
Data Acquisition Systems, and Software Tuning Tools.