Willkommen to the Big Leagues: Automechanika Frankfurt returns with 78,000 attendees

Frankfurt, Germany — The biannual Automechanika Frankfurt auto show wrapped up its five-day stay in Germany’s financial capital on Friday, closing out nearly a full week of presentations and demonstrations on the latest tips and techniques the international auto industry has to offer. Drawing in some of the biggest brands the industry has to offer, […]

Glasurit on the Green: BASF Canada hosts annual golf tournament in Brampton, Ont.

Brampton, Ontario — More than 250 golfers gathered at the Lionhead Golf Course and Country Club on Wednesday for the BASF Canada annual golf tournament, where industry stakeholders went head to head on the green for the first time since the pandemic. Attendees were also treated to a lineup of snazzily painted vehicles–with BASF and […]

BASF launches Color Advance Boosters

BASF's Color Advance Boosters are available in over 1,500 colours and more will be added.

Mississauga, Ontario — April 5, 2016 — BASF has introduced Color Advance Boosters for its Glasurit 90 Line brand. According to BASF, what a turbocharger does for engine power is comparable to what the Color Advance concentrates do for the hiding power of Glasurit 90 Line. The new water based formulation contains concentrated pigments. According […]

BASF awards first ever Glasurit paint award to 1966 Ford Bronco

Greg Hillmer, owner of the award-winning 1966 Ford Bronco, and Shefali Cromer, BASF Glasurit Market Segment Manager.

Las Vegas, Nevada — November 16, 2015 — A 1966 Ford Bronco owned by Richard Gochanour and painted by Adam Krause at The Refinery by Adam Krause Inc. with Glasurit 90 Line Refinery Green and Refinery Brown was crowned the winner of the first annual BASF Glasurit Best Paint Award at the 2015 SEMA Show. […]

BASF launches Glasurit Best Paint Award

Glasurit Best Paint Award

Toronto, Ontario — September 17, 2015 — BASF has announced it is now accepting entries for the first ever Glasurit Best Paint Award. Chip Foose will present the award live at the 2015 SEMA Show, taking place November 5 in Las Vegas. To be qualified for entry, the vehicle must be on display at the […]

Chip Foose’s Glasurit painted ‘Impostor’ takes top award at NACE

Members of the BASF Automotive Refinish team accepting the top custom car award with Chip Foose. From left to right: Justin Griffin, BASF Sales Development Intern; Marcus Grant, BASF Sales Development Intern; Steve Shemanski, BASF Customer Care Representative; Chip Foose; Tina Nelles, BASF Marketing Services Manager and Kate Kalahar, BASF Customer Care Representative

Detroit, Michigan — August 7, 2015 — Chip Foose of Foose Design won the Top Custom Car Award from the Automotive Service Association (ASA) at the recent NACE show in Detroit for his restyled 1965 Chevy Impala “Impostor.” Impostor features a custom paint from BASF’s Glasurit 90-Line in Impostor Pearl Dark and Impostor Pearl Light. […]