2016 Hyundai Veloster Rally Edition In The Winter

How To Winterize a Matte Car

If you want to make sure your matte-finished vehicle is protected from all the snow, sleet and salt on the roads this winter, you need to know how to winterize a matte car. Thankfully, it's a lot easier than it sounds. Whether you've got a brand new Challenger with a matte hood or a Benz with Magno paint, winterizing is simple as Read More

Lexus RC F in Nebula Grey

Lexus Announces Matte Finish That Can Survive An Automatic Car Wash

When Lexus announced the 2019 GS F and RC F 10th anniversary special editions yesterday, the real bit of news was buried in the fourth paragraph of the press release: these cars will not only feature Lexus' first factory matte finish since the LFA supercar, but said matte finish will be "durable enough for the rigors of everyday use, Read More

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Why You Should Coat Your Paint Protection Film

If you know anything about caring for your car's paint, you know that no matter what you do, driving your car around is going to inevitably result in some minuscule rock getting kicked up and scratching your paint. What can you do? Coatings are a worthy option, but some want a little more peace of mind. So, they spring for Read More

Carbon fiber

Wet vs. Dry Carbon Fiber, Revisited

Just a little over three and half years ago we ran a blog post on the differences between dry and wet carbon fiber. Thanks to one intrepid commenter, however, we discovered that while we got most things right, there were some aspects of the analysis that weren't entirely accurate. Let's take another look!  If you're a car fanatic, Read More

Looks pretty nice... for now!

Combating The Salt Assault: What You Need To Know

Road salt has long been the bane of car owners in areas with snowy winters. No matter what you do, it has a way of covering your entire vehicle, making your pride and joy look like utter trash. Why do we even use the stuff? Simple chemistry. Salt lowers the melting point of water, allowing snow to dissipate with ease after a massive Read More

2016 Cadillac CTS-V

2016 Cadillac CTS-V in OEM Matte White?!

Jesse and Meredith are the drivers behind the @frozen.v Instagram page. They did not plan on buying a matte white CTS-V. They wanted a white Caddy CTS-V with low mileage in white, and by a stoke of luck they came upon this 2016 model in crystal white frost. The soon-to-be-owners assumed the car was matte wrapped, because it's not very often Read More

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Matte Wheels + Matte Paint Coating?

Every few weeks, customers ask us a very specific question: Can I use Matte Paint Coating on my matte wheels? The answer is YES! However, there are a few things to consider when using Matte Paint Coating to protect matte wheels. Wheels get HOT. The high heat of the wheels changes the durability of Matte Paint Coating. The product is designed Read More

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2017 BMW 640i Gran Coupe M Sport Edition

Dr. Beasley's is all about preventative maintenance. The faster you get a protectant on your paint, the less time there is available for damage to occur. This is especially important with matte paint. With a glossy car, if you drive it home from the dealership and see some light swirling or wash marks, you can have the areas corrected. Matte Read More

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Tom’s Challenger Hellcat

Even though we're recommended for matte paint care in the Dodge Challenger Hellcat TSB, Tom was using other brands to care for his matte accented beast. Unsurprisingly, he was dissatisfied with the results. He loves his 2016 Challenger Hellcat and wants her treated right, so he came to us. Satisfaction He reached out to us after receiving his Read More

Carbon Viper protected by Dr. Beasley's

Carbon Viper Featuring Matte Paint Care by Dr. Beasley’s

When customer Ron purchased his 2014 Carbon Edition SRT Viper, he was no stranger to matte paint care. He had done his research and understood that this paint has different needs than glossy paint. The special care required for matte paint was appealing to Ron because as a true car lover and detailing enthusiast, his ideal weekend is spent Read More