3M to host Chip Foose, Richard Petty and other celebrities at 2017 SEMA Show

3M has announced it will host appearances by Chip Foose, Richard Petty, and others including KC Mathieu and the Ringbrothers throughout the run of the 2017 SEMA Show.

Las Vegas, Nevada — Septemeber 24, 2017 — 3M has announced a full slate of celebrity appearances for the 2017 SEMA Show, taking place October 31 to November 3 at the Las Vegas Convention Centre. Automotive legends Richard Petty and Chip Foose will join other celebrities including Charley Hutton, the Ringbrothers, KC Mathieu, Kyle Morley, […]

Painters unite at the 3M PPS World Cup in Detroit

Painters from around the world with Chip Foose. From left to Right: Christian Wilke, Danny Schramm, Clay Hoberecht, Carl-André Giroux, Connie Manjavinos, Chip Foose, Shane Wanjon, Jacob Miles, Carmine De Maria, Justin Jimmo and Pablo Prado.

By Alex Dugas Detroit, Michigan — August 21, 2017 — The 3M PPS World Cup event kicked off in Detroit, Michigan recently, bringing together painters from around the world to paint custom hoods using 3M’s PPS Paint Preparation System technology. The theme was “a Salute to Classic Car Culture.” Make sure to watch for more coverage […]

3M’s DEMO trailer to host Chip Foose at NACE Automechanika

The back of the 3M DEMO trailer features a fully functional paint booth. Other parts of the DEMO trailer offer similar functions in regards to different tools, allowing repairers to try out equipment in real applications.

Chicago, Illinois — July 23, 2017 — 3M is bringing its Demonstration & Education Mobile Operations (DEMO) trailer to NACE Automechanika 2017, as well as offering attendees a chance to meet Chip Foose, host of “Overhaulin” and designer of one-of-a-kind custom cars. The DEMO trailer will be at booth 1129 in the NACE Automechanika Spray […]

CCS hosts Spring Performance Meeting

Chip Foose, Steve Goegan of Consolidated Dealers and Kelly Gomes of Serpa Chrysler Collision Centre at the CCS Spring Performance Group Meeting. Foose was one of the guest speakers for the event. Make sure to check out the gallery below for more photos!

Vaughan, Ontario — April 3, 2017 — Consolidated Collision Services (CCS) recently held its Spring Performance Group Meeting at Spring Hill Suites in Vaughan, Ontario with a theme of Motorsport Design. The bi-annual event was attended by over 50 new car dealer collision centre, fixed operations and general managers representing 35 new car dealership collision […]

Mac Tools launches MDT 10 diagnostic tablet

Mac Tools has introduced the MDT 10, a diagnostic scanner built into an Android tablet.

Columbus, Ohio — January 11, 2017 — Mac Tools has introduced the MDT 10, a diagnostic scanner that the company says is built specifically for technicians. The MDT 10 features coverage for more than 25,000 vehicle systems, according to Mac Tools, and can diagnose drivability issues on virtually any vehicle. The hardware device features an […]

Live@SEMA: Jonathan Goolsby takes BASF Glasurit Best Paint Award

Jonathan Goolsby (right) took first place in the Glasurit Best Paint Award with this 1969 Ford Mustang. The car is owned by Tim Spencer (left).

Las Vegas, Nevada — November 3, 2016 — BASF has announced the winner of the second annual BASF Glasurit Best Paint Award at the 2016 SEMA Show. The 1969 Ford Mustang was painted by Jonathan Goolsby of Goolsby Customs with Glasurit 55 Line “Goolsby Glasurit Gray.” The vehicle is owned by Tim Spencer. Chip Foose, […]

BASF to unveil ‘Color of the Year’ and latest Chip Foose build at 2016 SEMA Show

Rendering of the 1939 Cadillac Coupe restyled by Chip Foose and painted with Glasurit 90 Line. The car will be officially unveiled at the 2016 SEMA Show.

Southfield, Michigan — October 14, 2016 — BASF Automotive Refinish is set to reveal its inaugural “Color of the Year” at the 2016 SEMA Show, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. “BASF will showcase its largest display yet at SEMA featuring our latest advancements for the automotive refinish market,” said Dan Bihlmeyer, BASF […]

BASF announces return of Glasurit Best Paint Award

BASF is accepting entries for the second annual Glasurit Best Paint Award, to be presented by Chip Foose at SEMA in November.

Las Vegas, Nevada — August 10, 2016 — Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, BASF Automotive Refinish has announced it is now accepting entries for the second-annual Glasurit Best Paint award, to be presented at the 2016 SEMA show later this year. Developed as a way of honouring outstanding excellence in painting, the […]

Chip Foose and KC Mathieu demonstrate dueling spray guns at BASF open house

Chip Foose, owner of Foose Design and star of Overhaulin’ with KC Mathieu, owner of KC’s Body Shop and previously featured on Fast N’ Loud, get ready to have a spray gun duel at the BASF Houston Competence Center Open House.

Houston, Texas — June 14, 2016 — BASF recently hosted a ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate its new competence centre in Houston, Texas. The highlight of the open house was the appearance of automotive designers Chip Foose, owner of Foose Design, and KC Mathieu, previously featured on the hit series Fast N’ Loud. […]