Tesla Model 3 Launch

The Long Awaited Arrival of the Tesla Model 3

We’re sure you’ve heard the buzz about the release of the Tesla Model 3, their most affordable model to date. Starting at just $35,000 for the basic model, Tesla is finally going to be available to the masses. The Model 3 goes from 0 to 60 in less than 6 seconds, travels 215 miles per charge, seats 5, and is incredibly safe. Tesla is clearly a Read More

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Are Matte Cars Just A Fad?

We’ve been wondering, as matte paint care experts, are matte cars here to stay? Flat Broke As few as 10 years ago, a matte paint job could also be called a trailer park paint job. The flat finish looked like primer. To many, it meant that the owner of the car was financially incapable of giving their vehicle a complete paint job and that the Read More

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5 Things You Need to Know About IR Curing

We’ve recently received a number of inquiries via Instagram (@drbeasleys) from detailers across the U.S. regarding infrared curing for nano coatings. Even though infrared is generally a pretty boring topic if you're not a scientist, we're going to spice it up by addressing it within the context of car detailing. To begin, we kind of have to give Read More

Kawasaki, H2, H2R, Silver Mirror Paint, Protection

Kawasaki Silver Mirror Paint Protection Provided by Dr. Beasleys’ Nano-Resin

Kawasaki is getting ready to release their newest motocycles, the H2 and H2R. These motorcycles are special not only because they're some of the fastest bikes on the market, but because they come with a brand new, super glossy paint finish. Kawasaki named this paint Silver Mirror. Shortly after their demo motorcycle traveled the country to be on Read More

Waiver, Engine Cleaning, Services, Detailers

Engine Cleaning Waiver: Do You Think You’re Safe?

Covering your bases as a professional detailer is always good practice. The first place you probably start is getting insurance, right? Insurance can only help you so much, so that's why we recommend that every professional detailer implements a waiver when working under the hood of a car. The engine compartment has thousands of little pieces Read More

Matte Paint, Manufacturers, OEM,

The Detail: The Matte Surge in the World Today

  Maybe it's because I work in the industry of cars and automotive paint, but I thought that matte finished vehicles were more popular than they are.  I've spent the past few weeks in conversations with lots of different groups of people and the question of, 'what do you do for work?' comes around quite often. On more than one occasion, Read More

Detailing Business, Improvement, Matte Vehicles

Improve your Detailing Business by Offering Matte Services

This isn't going to be a blog on how to operate a detailing business, but it will tell you how to step up your game and rise above your competition.  You got it, matte finishes is the trade to know to improve your detailing business. This is the part where you say, "Why? Hardly anyone has a matte vehicle." At this current point in time I Read More

The New Un-Cleanable Auto Interior…

Recently there have been rumors floating around about a new type of interior material that cannot be cleaned.  This happens occasionally in our industry - a new material surfaces and everyone freaks out calling it un-cleanable or detail-proof. But we don't like to think that way. So what does this mean for us as detailers? Research and Read More

VOC's, Volatile Organic Compounds, Dangers of VOC's

What are VOCs?

There's been a lot of talk recently in the automotive industry with regards to VOCs. We thought we'd shed some light on the debate for you. What are VOCs? VOC stands for Volatile Organic Compound.  Basically, these are gases that are emitted from certain solids or liquids. There are many types and variations of VOCs out there. They are not Read More

Mini Matte Metallic Paint 2014

New Mini Countryman Black Knight Edition (Matte Finish)

Continuing in the direction of the future of matte finishes, Mini Cooper has joined the select few who offer a matte finish out of the factory. Their release of the 2014 Cooper S Countryman series comes with a unique trim package that's sure to stand out. They're continuing in the line of manufacturer released matte finishes along with BMW Frozen Read More