Mike Phillips shows Bruno Massel and the class how to polish a test spot

I Took A 2 Day Detailing Intensive With Mike Phillips. Here’s What I Learned.

When I learned there were two spots available for Dr. Beasley's staff at Mike Phillip's 2 Day Autogeek Roadshow Detailing Class at our headquarters in Chicago, I immediately wanted in. I'd read Mike's work before, and even met him briefly at Autogeek's Detail Fest in March. He's the best detailing instructor around, so I felt I Read More

Recapping Mike Phillips’ 2-Day Autogeek Detailing Class

Last weekend Mike Phillips brought his 2-Day Autogeek Roadshow Detailing Class to Dr. Beasley's HQ in Chicago, IL. Here's a quick recap of the weekend: THURSDAY Mike landed in Chicago around 9AM and made a beeline to Dr. Beasley's so he could unpack his vast array of equipment. We were amazed at just how much he had flown in from Palm Read More

#WeirdCarWednesday

#WeirdCarWednesday

During the month of September, we posted some of the strangest cars to ever enter our detail shop to Instagram in a little something we like to call #WeirdCarWednesday. We've rounded up the four cars we featured below, along with a little history on each one. Enjoy!  1960 BMW 600 (AKA Isetta 600) In Europe's depressed Read More

Simon's Second Ales & Details: Recap!

Simon’s Second Ales & Details: Recap!

Last Friday Simon's Shine Shop hosted their second Ales & Details workshop and beer tasting with Dr. Beasley's and Haymarket Brewery. If you haven't heard of the event quite yet, check out these past blogs. So, as mentioned in the above blogs, the workshop portion of the event is conducted by Dr. Beasley's (a.k.a. the folks who run Read More

Jim Lafeber At Ales And Details

Recapping Ales & Details

Last Friday, Dr. Beasley's and Simon's Shine Shop (in partnership with Midwest Performance Cars and Haymarket Brewery) hosted their first ever "Ales & Details" workshop. What's Ales & Details? It's detailing and craft beers, together at last! If you need more explanation beyond that, read our preview from last week. And if Read More

Dr. Beasley's at Road America

The Coolest Cars at Road America’s 2018 MAMA Spring Rally

Yesterday Dr. Beasley's was at the legendary Road America track in scenic Elkhart Lake, WI to attend the 2018 MAMA Spring Rally. Every year the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) partners with Road America and OEMs like Dodge, Ford, Chrysler, Hyundai, and many more to provide journalists with an opportunity to test drive their Read More

Autogeek Detail Fest 2018 Recap

What a weekend! Just a few days ago the Dr. Beasley's team arrived home safe in Chicago from the balmy climate of West Palm Beach, Florida. Why were we there? The 13th Annual Autogeek Detail Fest, aka Detail Fest 2018!  This was our second year attending Detail Fest, so we knew we had really bring our A-game. Thankfully, we were successful. Read More

petersen automotive museum

Petersen Automotive Museum Visited by Dr. Beasley’s

Dr. Beasley's is based in Chicago, which means we get to hang out at the world famous Chicago Auto Show every year. There are also plenty of car shows and meet ups around our city, but there's nothing close to the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. Top We were fortunate enough to visit the museum and lucky for you guys they allow Read More

1959 Cadillac Coupe de Ville With Chrome Accents

How often do you see a 1959 Cadillac Coupe de Ville? Probably not that often. Well, we got to see one. But it isn't just ANY 1959 Cadillac Coupe de Ville; it's in great condition and in the glovebox there's a completely original owners manual. Instead of the flashy, dramatic photographs we see in more recent manuals and TSBs, this one has crisp Read More

Visiting Kawasaki’s California Facility & The Ninja H2R

We visited Kawasaki's California headquarters to talk to their engineers about paint maintenance and care. Dr. Beasley's and Kawasaki have been paint care partners since 2015 when they selected our products to care for their silver mirror paint. Nano-Resin and The Final Finish are used in house to maintain the sensitive mirror paint of the Ninja Read More