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Liveblogging SEMA 2012

Welcome to the Dr. Beasley's liveblog of SEMA 2012! We'll be sharing photos, articles, and more LIVE from the SEMA Show floor! Tune in, tell your friends, and comment below if you'd like us to check something out for you! For those of you who don't know, Dr. Beasley's is exhibiting at our first ever SEMA show in Las Vegas (Tuesday, Read More

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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

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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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

Matte Hyundai Veloster Turbo

Hyundai Picks Dr. Beasley’s For Matte Paint Care

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 Read More

SEMA 2012

SEMA 2012 (10/30 – 11/2)

If you're looking for something that goes on, in, or around your car, chances are you'll find it at SEMA. An acronym for Speciality Equipment Market Association, SEMA is basically a toy store for car geeks. You'll find custom mufflers, tricked out rides, and even a few of the worlds largest auto manufacturers. The coolest part of the event, of Read More

Matte Black Range Rover

Matte Car Care Product Tutorials [VIDEOS]

Check out these quick tutorials of the matte car care products in our Matte Paint Prescription: Matte Body Wash Read More

Mario Andretti Photo

Ferrari Club Photographs: Andretti Winery

As you know, I had the chance to accompany the Ferrari Club of Northern California to Mario Andretti's winery last month (read more). The day was great, the food was wonderful, but the cars... wow. Check them out for yourself: Read More

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New Matte Painted BMW M3 & M5

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 Read More

Matte Waxed

Why You Can’t Wax Matte Paint Finishes

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 Read More