Restyling & Car Care Accessories

Covercraft Expands SeatSavers Line - New Patterns for Truck and SUV; Six Colors

When it comes to protecting your truck or SUV seats from dirt, spills, pets, kids, weekend adventures, DIY projects and sun damage, Covercraft delivers with custom fit SeatSaver seat covers. Whether you’re protecting or restoring vehicle seats, SeatSavers are the perfect solution.

“We all use our vehicles for a lot more than a daily driver. SeatSavers allow people to live, work and play – even in the harshest climates - without worrying about seat damage,” stated Mark Korros, CEO of Covercraft. “Our SeatSavers were created to provide a super tough, stylish, easy care seat cover that everyone can afford.”

Each unique SeatSaver pattern is designed to OEM seat specifications and features overlapping double-stitched main seams, headrest, armrest and custom console covers (front and rear), as well as high quality finishes like storage pockets, and seatbelt and seat control access points. Heavy-duty denim weave polycotton SeatSavers are available in six popular colors.

PIAA Creates a Bold New Look for Their Premium Silicone Wiper Blades

PIAA Creates a Bold New Look for Their Premium Silicone Wiper Blades

Portland, OR, (September 15, 2015)- PIAA’s line of premium silicone wiper blades have a distinct new package that combines aesthetics with functionality. The new package is designed to reflect the quality of PIAA’s premium wipers and set them apart from the crowd. The eye catching accent colors help customers distinguish between each wiper model, with blue representing Aero Vogue, green for Si-Tech, and red for Super Silicone. The front of each package clearly illustrates the unique advantages of PIAA wiper blades including the benefits of long lasting silicone rubber and the included water beading windshield prep-pack. The back of the package includes simple installation instructions with helpful graphics to ensure a pleasant buying experience from start to finish. Along with a strong focus on aesthetics, the functional plastic packaging is re-sealable with no need for staples and is 100% recyclable.

MGP Caliper Covers announces Licensing Agreement with Acura & Honda

MGP Caliper Covers announces it has signed a licensing agreement with Acura & Honda.
Under terms of the agreement, MGP LLC will manufacture and distribute Officially Licensed Caliper Covers utilizing Acura and Honda logos and branding.
This adds to the already impressive list of Licensing Agreements that MGP LLC has acquired over the last 8 years. MGP LLC currently owns Licensing Agreements with Ford, GM, Mopar, Acura, Honda, Shelby American, Weld Racing & West Coast Customs.

About MGP Caliper Covers:
MGP is a USA based manufacturing company located in San Diego, California. MGP incorporates technologies developed from the manufacturing of titanium, stainless steel and aluminum components for the Aerospace and Recreation Industries. MGP Caliper Covers is a culmination of these technologies and 30+ years of engineering experience to bring a much needed addition to the automotive market.

Covercraft Offers SeatHeater Kits - Just in Time for Fall!

Great for Use with SeatSavers, Too!

Covercraft has taken seat protection and comfort to a new level with its easy-to- install SeatHeater kits.

Unlike many other seat heating systems, each SeatHeater kit includes four heating elements for both the seat base and seat back (both driver and passenger seats) for toasty, full body comfort during cold weather. The wiring harness simply plugs into the vehicle accessory power outlet. Each kit also includes a dual switch for individual heat control.

The self-regulating heating elements are made in the U.S.A. with patented heating technology that provides uniform warmth and prevents overheating.

Griot's Garage Liquid Gloss Poly Wax

Leading-edge protection, maximum reflection.

• Produces captivating wet-look finish
• Silky smooth application, effortless wipe-off
• Unyielding, no-holds-barred polymer protection
• Use by hand or with a random orbital machine

Griot's Garage Liquid Gloss Poly Wax creates the wettest looking paint this side of a paint booth. Formulated with the latest synthetic polymer technology, this leading-edge wax delivers unparalleled protection. Its smooth application and lightning fast wipe off make Liquid Gloss Poly Wax easy to work with via hand or random orbital machine. Liquid Gloss Poly Wax is the most durable paint protection in the Griot's Garage lineup. It will bead water for months so you can spend more time admiring and less time perspiring. Check out to find out more about this product and where to buy it, or call Griot’s Garage at (800) 345-5789. MSRP: $24.99

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Griot's Garage Brilliant Finish Car Wash

Like a victory lap for your paint.

• Concentrated formula makes tons of slippery suds
• Safely lifts dirt and grime away from your paint
• special brighteners yield a glossy, streak-free finish

Friends don't let friends wash their vehicles with dish soap! Being designed to cut grease, many dish soap formulas wreak havoc with automotive finishes, drastically shortening the life of waxes and sealants. Wash with confidence! Griots' Garage Brilliant Finish Car Wash is made from concentrated premium ingredients. Adding one ounce of wash to a gallon of water creates an eruption of rich, slippery suds. Maintain paint care perfection bucket after bucket as our special brighteners yield a lasting, high-gloss and streak-free finish. Check out to find out more about this product and where to buy it, or call Griot’s Garage at (800) 345-5789. MSRP: $12.99

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BASF accepting entries for first ever Glasurit Best Paint Award

Chip Foose will present the award live at the 2015 SEMA show

What: Glasurit Best Paint Award

When: Award presented Nov. 5, 2015, 4 p.m. BASF booth #21437
Deadline to register - Nov. 2, 2015

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

How: To register your vehicle visit

Glasurit Automotive Refinishes will honor outstanding excellence in painting during the first annual Glasurit Best Paint Award presented by Chip Foose. Vehicles must be on display at the 2015 SEMA show and must use Glasurit 22, 55 or 90 Line products including primer, color and clear. Chip Foose will judge vehicles based on fit and finish, quality of preparation and final presentation.

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BedWood® Debuts it’s Classic TrackTM Load Securing System for Classic Trucks

Hopkinsville, Kentucky U.S.A. September 15, 2015—
Bed Wood and Parts, LLC, the #1 source of show quality, custom manufactured, wooden truck bed parts and accessories, in conjunction with Mac’s Tie Downs, manufacturer of the finest tie-down components, released a new method of securing a load to the bed floor of classic pickup trucks.

Adding to the extensive BedWood® line of superior quality products is the new Classic TrackTM Load Securing track system for classic pickup trucks. The high strength aluminum CNC machined track with hidden fasteners simply replaces two of the existing bed strips, used in conjunction with the industry standard Mac’s VersaTie connectors, allows the user to secure items along the full length of their classic pickup bed. The Classic TrackTM installs easily with standard hand tools and is 100% USA made. Available in kits comprised of two Classic Track Strips, Four Mac's single Stud Tie-Down Rings, and installation hardware.

New Model of LEER 100XQ Pickup Truck Cap Specifically Designed for 2015 Ford F-150

A new 100XQ cap designed specifically for the 2015 Ford F-150 is available now from LEER® dealers. Crafted for the current F-150, the new LEER cap is styled to complement the vehicle’s body lines and design elements.

The 100XQ delivers premium features that make this cap exceptionally easy to use. One-piece, tip-out side windows with removable screens
make the bed easily accessible. Frameless, hidden-hinge curved glass on the cap’s rear door
complements the pickup’s clean look. Dark, tinted glass
and automotive paint are both standard. The new 100XQ also comes with a limited lifetime warranty.
“There’s a reason why our 100XQ cap is a best seller, namely the unique combination of superior functionality with great design,” said John Stethem, vice president of sales and marketing, LEER. “We’ve worked closely with Ford designers to create a new cap that is so meticulously designed, it looks like the cap came right off the factory floor with the truck.”

Get Our Patent-Pending QR Codes For Your SEMA Show 2015 Vehicles

If you are going to have display vehicles at your booth, contact us at to get your vehicles added to our SEMA Show 2015 section on the CHARIOTZ website and app, and get our patent-pending QR codes for those vehicles.

When a booth visitor scans a vehicle’s QR code using the CHARIOTZ app, he or she instantly sees all products used and work done on that vehicle. You can pinpoint and describe all the visible AND invisible modifications done to the vehicle. If it is a restored vehicle, you can share the painstaking work that went into bringing it back to car show condition. You enter the information that the visitor sees, so you can be as detailed as you want to be, including adding any stories behind each vehicle – most vehicles do have interesting stories behind them.

The CHARIOTZ app also stores all scanned vehicles on the visitor’s phone for later viewing and sharing, so you continue to get exposure even after the visitor has left your booth.

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