Traditional Automotive PR is dead.
We practice true public relations. From building Facebook fan communities with over 30,000 fans to managing forum relationships, media management, award-winning viral video production and more.
Kahn Media does more than simply send press releases – we build a community around your brand, then create content and feed it to your community.
Magazine cover stories and tv profiles are just the beginning – by the time we’re done, your company will have its own fan club in the tens of thousands, all eagerly awaiting news and info on your products and services.
We represent some of the top brands in the automotive aftermarket, and have promoted everything from new products to events, world land speed records, luxury lifestyle goods and more.
Kahn Media Clients Include:
World class manufacturer of the finest custom forged performance wheels, for brands including Lamborghini, Ferrari, Porsche, Audi and more. Kahn Media handles Public Relations, Social Media Marketing and video production for both domestic and international markets for this exclusive brand.
High performance suspension systems for muscle, import and european sports cars, as well as specialized chassis development for the supercar market. Kahn Media handles the complete marketing program for Hotchkis, including PR, social media marketing, video production, advertising buys and creative and event planning.
Dinan Engineering Inc
For 30 years, Dinan has been making the ultimate driving machine even more powerful and agile, creating a completely unique line of BMW sport sedans backed by an unprecedented national dealer network and an unparalleled warranty. Dinan also builds the engines for BMW Power and Chip Ganassi Racing, bringing home a string of Grand-Am Championships and winning the prestigious Rolext 24 at Daytona. As Dinan’s agency of record, Kahn Media has been tasked with handling media relations, new vehicle launches, press drives, product profiles and social media marketing.
Petersen Automotive Museum
Located in the heart of Los Angeles, the Petersen Automotive Museum features a constantly evolving series of exhibits and galleries, ranging from streetscapes depicting days gone by to design retrospectives and spotlights on cutting-edge technology including alternative fuels and aerodynamics. Kahn Media handles PR, media relations, event promotion, social media and marketing support for the museum.
One of the largest and most well respected high performance exhaust system companies in the world, Flowmaster is a household name known for its innovative chambered mufflers. Kahn Media assists Flowmaster with social media marketing, public relations and enthusiast outreach, as well as with fun and engaging online contests and campaigns.
A true motorsports pioneer, B&M Racing began by introducing the automatic transmission to the racing world and has expanded its current product lineup to include torque converters, shifter, oil coolers, flex plates, shift kits and fluids. This global brand was a founding member of SEMA and now offers products for everything from modern sports cars to vintage muscle. Kahn Media handles PR and Social Media Marketing for B&M.
A legendary brand steeped in racing history, Hurst is the first name in performance shifters and transmission accessories. Kahn Media handles Public Relations, Social Media Marketing and Event Marketing Support for the full line of Hurst’s offerings from the OE replacement to Hurst’s full-competition shifters and shifter accessories.
Hurst Driveline Conversions
Hurst Driveline Conversions offers complete 5- and 6-speed Tremec Overdrive Transmission Conversion Kits for popular Chevy, Ford and Mopar vehicles. The company prides itself on remarkable tech support to its customers and providing true one-stop-shopping for driveline modernization with bulletproof Tremec gearboxes. Kahn Media handles corporate communications for HDC, from PR to content creation, social media and more.
Hedman Hedders began as a one man shop in 1954. Bob Hedman, founder of Hedman Hedders, sold his highly sought after exhaust tubes to fellow racers on the dry lakes of the Mojave Desert. In the years since, Hedman has remained the premier manufacturer of high-performance tubular exhaust manifolds, all built in the company’s Calif. headquarters. Kahn Media handles PR, social media marketing and branding for Hedman.
In 1959, Willie Garner started his company, Trans-Dapt of California, by manufacturing what HE knew best, transmission adapters. He saw the need for a way to couple dissimilar engines and transmissions. Today, Trans-Dapt Performance Products is still running on all cylinders and has expanded its line to include engine dress-up items, carb spacers and automotive accessories. Trans-Dapt relies on Kahn Media for PR, media relations, content creation, communications and strategic social media initiatives.
The 400mph company! Spectre Performance is a 30-year-old Ontario, California based high performance parts company specializing in air filters, intake systems and accessories. It also campaigns the Spectre Speedliner, the fastest gasoline powered car on earth, and holds the annual Speed by Spectre 341 Challenge, an open road race hillclimb in Virginia City, Nevada. Kahn Media handles PR, social media marketing, event promotion and corporate PR for Spectre.
Venchurs has been serving the automotive OEM and Aftermarket industries for more than 30 years, specializing in kit-packaging, order management, and service based logistics. The Michigan company is currently expanding into green fleet technology and was recently named a QVM by Ford Motor Company, and is now producing cutting-edge CNG conversions for fleet vehicles, including the National Park Service. As the agency of record for Venchurs, Kahn Media handles all PR and Social Media initiatives.
Founded by Detroit veteran Jeff Wyatt and former Chrysler Senior Manager of Product Development Pat Muldoon. VWerks manages, develops and markets specialty vehicle assembly and sales programs, from the latest Jeep JK8 conversions to special projects for the military, television and more. From creative work and vehicle debuts to PR and Social Media, Kahn Media handles the gamut of VWerks’ marketing needs.
Champions Moto is devoted to the pursuit of speed and beauty. The Costa Mesa company’s custom motorcycles seamlessly blend classic style and design with modern superbike engines to provide a singularly unique riding experience. Champions Moto’s fashion label features lines inspired by the legendary SO-CAL Speed Shop and its own eponymous line. Kahn Media handles PR and Social Media Marketing for Chamions Moto.
L.A. Prep, Inc.
L.A. Prep is one of the most respected vehicle prep and transport companies in the United States. For 30 years, they have consistently been chosen by major advertising agencies and automotive manufacturers to handle vehicle fleet prep, ride-and-drive events, and specialized vehicle customizations. L.A. Prep’s luxury transport division offers concierge level service and white-glove treatment for discerning clients. Kahn Media handles PR, media relations, social media, and marketing support for L.A. Prep.
Red Line Oil
This San Francisco based manufacturer of synthetic oils and lubricants offers the finest small batch oils in the world, specializing in the high performance street and racing market. Red Line also sponsors teams in NHRA Top Fuel Drag Racing, NASCAR, FIA, SCCA, Gran Am, AMA and most other prestigious racing organizations. Kahn Media handles PR, social media marketing and special projects for Red Line.
The officially licensed manufacturer of the Shelby GT500CR, Classic Recreations is a world renown supercar builder and award winning bespoke vehicle manufacturer recognized by Robb Report as "Best of the Best." Kahn Media handles public relations, marketing, creative design work and more for this well-respected specialty car builder.
Lunati, known for high performance valvetrain and engine components, has engaged Kahn Media to assist with public relations and communications and initiatives, including targeted media outreach, social media marketing and special projects. Kahn Media provides the Olive Branch, Mississippi based company with Social Media Marketing and PR assistance for the brand and its full range of premium performance parts.
Sagle, Idaho based Mac’s Tie-Downs prides itself on manufacturing the highest quality tie down systems, tools and off-road solutions in the industry. Known for securing some of the most expensive and lusted after collector cars in the world, Mac’s is the choice of top manufacturers, designers, racers and builders. Kahn Media handles public relations, media outreach, social media marketing, web and print design/creative and more for Mac’s.
Considered one of the top event and mobile marketing companies in its industry, FM3 Performance Marketing directs renowned auto events around the country. In addition to directing race events, FM3 has been pivotal in bringing some of the top names in the automotive aftermarket industry like BFGoodrich, Ridetech and Centerforce onboard as event sponsors. Kahn Media assists FM3 with public relations and business outreach.
Retrobuilt Motors blends the classic lines of Ford’s most iconic muscle cars with the performance, comfort and reliability of a brand new Mustang. Each Retrobuilt vehicle is built with a modern Mustang platform and features steel and fiberglass body panels, chrome trim, custom HID lights, custom hood pins and vinyl graphics to replicate the classic styling of the original ’69 muscle cars. Kahn Media handles press drives, public relations and marketing efforts for Retrobuilt Motors.
Former KM client RePlay XD is one of the smallest, lightest and most rugged action sports camera ever invented. Proven at skate parks, airfields, on the slopes, in the waves and even at over 400mph, the RePlay XD allows action junkies to capture the action in ways never before possible. Kahn Media launched the entire RePlay brand and three different camera models, including press conferences, trade show promotion, video production and distribution, social media marketing, interactive media campaigns and placing over 500 media clips, growing the brand from zero to over $5 million in sales in three years with zero advertising.
This New York based car builder specializes in old-school hot rods and customs, from 1950s era Hudson stock cars to 1960s style gassers. Kahn Media built the Slaughterhouse website, created and organically grew its social media presence, consulted with the company on Search Engine Optimization and orchestrated a Public Relations campaign.
Gaspar Insurance Services
Known for offering concierge level service to a clientelle that expects the absolute best customer service, Gaspar Insurance is a full service agency specializing in personal and commercial accounts, particularly franchise business operations, vehicle collections and more. Kahn Media handles web design, public relations and social media marketing for Gaspar.
The Famous Group
WebRidesTV, a Famous Group enthusiast channel, focuses on producing top-tier automotive content that blends fun and entertaining stories with beautiful vehicles and fast-paced action to create a singular interactive experience for automotive enthusiasts. Kahn Media handled public relations and blogger outreach for this former client.
Gale Banks Engineering
Known as the innovator and leading manufacturer of high performance truck, off-road and diesel performance components, Banks has also set world land speed records in a series of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles over the years. This former client hired Kahn Media to handle media relations, roundtables, public relations and social media marketing.
XPLORE Adventure Series vehicles were built for the weekend warrior that wants a comfortable, custom truck they can drive to work on Friday and take into the mountains on Saturday. It was a cooperative program between Detroit-based Venchurs, Inc., and Orange County based Motive Group. Profits from every XPLORE vehicle (FJ Cruiser, Jeep Wrangler) benefit The National Park Foundation. Kahn Media handled PR, social media marketing and press drives for XPLORE.