For those of you who don't already know, matte paint is very similar to "normal" glossy paint except for the glaring fact that it doesn't shine. Caring for matte paint is similar as well, but in many ways matte paint is a lot easier to maintain than a glossy car. Along those same lines, a question on the blog came up today about claying to remove
We're pleased to announce that every individual who purchases the (factory matte gray) 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo has a little something special to look forward to other than receiving their brand spanking new car... the entire Dr. Beasley's Matte Paint Prescription (a $200 value). After a series of tests and comparisons, Dr. Beasley's came out on
Most of the internet is afraid of matte paint - and for no reason. You may have heard us debunk some typical matte myths, but there's one that we continue to see day in and day out: that matte paint is tough to care for. The most recent intrigue was sparked by the announcement of the 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo (available in a Hyundai first matte
The electronic matte paint care instruction manual for the Matte Paint Prescription: For more information regarding matte paint care, visit our Matte FAQs. Tell your friends... it's not as hard as you think!
Check out these quick tutorials of the matte car care products in our Matte Paint Prescription: Matte Body Wash
BMW's "Frozen" paint was one of the first factory matte options available to the general public. Now it looks like they're expanding their options. As reported by Autoblog, BMW has announced that three new colors (red, white and blue) will be released in limited quantities to the UK. How limited? 30 each. Making this initial release of matte Ms one
Wax and matte paint are mortal enemies for one reason: wax gradually begins to reverse the 'flat' effect. Waxes are most commonly known as protection products that yield a shine, mostly because they're made of carnauba and filling ingredients. In basic speak, traditional waxes fill imperfections to create an even surface. Problem is, matte paint is
As you know, much of the automotive community is going ga-ga for matte paint jobs. Increasingly so, we're starting to see manufacturers offer factory matte options, but that doesn't limit your car's ability to become matte. Matte wraps are all the rage, especially on exotic cars that aren't offered in factory matte finishes - GT3s, DB9s, etc.
There's nothing in this world quite like allowing fact to bust the cap off mere theories. Believe me, in the detailing community, all sorts of nonsense churning out on the interwebs. Troll some detailing forums, you're guaranteed to see them - a whole muck of unadvised claims without much evidence to back it up. Still don't believe me? Well believe
Finally, the same quality care for matte cars is available in more economically sized bottles for matte motorcycles. As most of us know, the matte trend has been sparked and certainly influenced by the motorcycle industry. Many manufactures, BMW and Ducati for example, offer matte paint options on almost every bike they produce. The wait is