Ryan Evans takes NitroHeat for a spin

Ryan Evans of the TV show 'Counting Cars' at Wedge Clamp, where he tried the NitroHeat system for the first time. Evans, clearly impressed by the system, noted how it helped to lay down a solid covering in one coat with no blotching. He was also impressed by how quickly the paint was ready for clear.

By Mike Davey Richmond, British Columbia — October 11, 2016 — It looks like the NitroHeat system has another convert. This time it’s high-profile celebrity painter Ryan Evans of the TV show “Counting Cars.” According to NitroHeat’s designer, Derek Naidoo, the system combines heat and low-pressure nitrogen to deliver a smoother, faster-drying and more economical […]

Valspar announces celebrity appearances, custom cars for SEMA 2016

Richard Rawlings of 'Gas Monkey Garage,' one of the celebrities slated to appear at Valspar's booth during the 2016 SEMA Show.

Minneapolis, Minnesota — October 11, 2016 — Valspar is bringing star power and sweet custom rides to its booth at SEMA this year. The company will host the stars of “Counting Cars” and “Gas Monkey Garage” on November 3. Featured vehicles in the company’s booth (no. 10851, North Hall) and outside of the centre showcase […]

Rick Upham opens new CARSTAR Express in Truro

The new CARSTAR Express in Truro, Nova Scotia.

Hamilton, Ontario — October 10, 2016 — CARSTAR has announced the opening of another Express location, this time in Truro, Nova Scotia. CARSTAR Express Truro is owned by multi-CARSTAR store owner Rick Upham. Upham has been part of the CARSTAR network for over 12 years. “I originally joined CARSTAR because of the people,” said Upham. […]