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An Update On BMW Frozen Paint Care

A few months ago we did a response to BMW's first matte paint care video for their signature "Frozen" paint jobs. If you recall, we liked the video, but they did get a few things wrong regarding matte paint care. Most importantly they made matte paint seem tough to care for and extremely fragile, which, as we have expressed countless times, is not Read More

Drying a Classic Car

The Detail: Introduction

Today I'm pleased to announce a new series where Behind the Detail will actually be going behind the detail in various car care situations. Whether that means detailing for a road trip, to impress a client, or after a night on the town with your friends, our plan is to share the knowledge you need to tackle any situation. Sure we've covered some of Read More

Matte Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series

How To Care For A Matte Car In Winter

No matter the finish, caring for a car in winter requires a solid understanding of car care. Winter typically means snow, sleet, salt and, of course, a dirtier car, so naturally there's some concern for matte car owners. How does the finish hold up? Will it be ruined? The list goes on, but I'm here to show you that caring for a matte car in winter Read More

How to Not Fix Clear Coat

How You Shouldn’t Fix Clear Coat Issues

Every time I go to YouTube something seems to catch my eye. After trolling for a few minutes this morning, I found this - a home remedy for fixing a damaged clear coat. Let's be honest, this is not the way to go about restoring your car's clear coat. Here's why... Read More

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4 Things Automatic Car Washes Won’t Tell You

If you take your car to an automatic car wash on a regular basis, I ask you to please consider another option. I understand the convenience and I certainly get the value advantage of a $3 car wash, but automatic washes are in no way "good" for your car. And if you've ever pulled in after work then you know they're not exactly the most inviting Read More

matte blue 2013 koenigsegg agera r

More Matte (Super) Cars for 2013

There are people out there who think this whole matte thing is going to fizzle out. Unfortunately for them, these four cars will have people talking about matte paint (and matte paint care) for quite some time. 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe You may have seen the commercials, but if not, all you really need to know is that this new 6 series is a Read More