Collision Repair & Refinish

GFS to Showcase REVO Accelerated Curing System at SEMA 2015

Osseo, Wisconsin - Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) the world’s leading manufacturer of paint booths to feature REVO accelerated curing systems for the North American collision repair industry at the SEMA Show 2015. GFS recognized the need in the market for a faster, high-quality cure in the paint shop and has introduced the REVO equipment line to meet that need. With consolidation in the repair industry, body shops need to improve repair efficiency without sacrificing quality. The REVO systems can improve paint shop throughput up to 80%, work within a paint shop’s current footprint and produce high-quality results.

Experience REVO Accelerated Curing Systems at the SEMA Show
To demonstrate the unique technology, GFS will show the Speed, Spot and Handheld models from the comprehensive REVO product line at Booth 11123 at the SEMA Show 2015, November 3-6 in Las Vegas. GFS will be exhibiting the latest in paint booth technology along with the REVO accelerated curing systems.

Chemical Guys Will Be Giving Away a TORQ Polisher Each Day of the SEMA 2015 Show

Los Angeles, CA — October 26, 2015 — Chemical Guys and TORQ Tool Company announced today that they will be hosting the #DoYouTorq Sweepstakes where four lucky winners will win a polishing machine from TORQ Tool Company at this year’s SEMA Show. The SEMA Show is a place where companies display new products, educate and often host events that attendees can enjoy, and Chemical Guys will be partaking in all. With the great success and attraction that the TORQ Polishers had at last year’s SEMA Show, Chemical Guys decided to sweepstakes off one machine each day of the 2015 show. Attendees that are interested in being part of the sweepstakes have to visit the Chemical Guys booth #12939 in the North Hall to receive a sweepstakes ticket.

Valspar to feature celebrity appearances at the 2015 SEMA Show-Cast of Counting Cars and Fast N’ Loud to host autograph sessions

MASSILLON, Ohio (Oct. 26 2015) – Valspar Automotive will offer SEMA attendees a chance to meet, greet and take home the autograph of one or two reality television show celebrities at this year’s SEMA Show.
Valspar’s Custom brand, House of Kolor (HOK), will host Richard Rawlings and John D’Agostino in booth #23513 in the Central Hall on Tuesday Nov. 3. Rawlings, owner of Gas Monkey Garage and star of from the Discovery Channel’s Fast N’ Loud, will be there from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m., and D’Agostino, owner of Celebrity Customs, will visit from 2 to 3 p.m. HOK’s creator, famed Jon Kosmoski, will also make appearances throughout the show.

More than paint: BASF expands presence at SEMA

More than paint: BASF expands presence at SEMA

•Jay Leno making appearance on Wednesday

•The company hosts car unveilings, autograph sessions, celebrity appearances and more

SOUTHFIELD, MI, October 20, 2015 – This year, BASF Automotive Refinish will showcase its products at two show booths during the 2015 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show Nov. 3-6 in Las Vegas. During the event, BASF will also host two press conferences and feature appearances by Jay Leno, Richard Petty, Ryan Friedlinghaus and Chip Foose.

Highlights at BASF booth #21437, located in the Racing & Performance section, will include:

COMPUFLASH.........Remote programing over the internet via WIFI

Compuflash makes the programing process easy and simple for shop owners to do and afford. Your shop will be able to update your customers computers software and or reflash a used or new module in there vehicle. The Airpro interface is easy to use. All you need is wifi at your place of buisness. Open the unit up turn it on , plug it in, turn on wifi, call us and your done. We have aggresive rates and fantastic support team for all your computer related questions. Compuflash 1633 banks rd , Margate, Florida 33063. You can visit us at or visit us on Facebook Compuflashsouthflorida .

Wipe New Paint Rescue restores faded paint to brand new condition with a simple, wipe-on application!

Wipe New is proud to introduce at the 2015 SEMA show a revolution in the automotive painting industry: WIPE NEW PAINT RESCUE!

PAINT RESCUE restores faded paint to brand new with a simple wipe-on procedure and keeps it that way! The nano-polymer technology provides a deep, rich shine & unsurpassed durability at a fraction of the time and cost of a repaint.

What's more, WIPE NEW PAINT RESCUE renders the surface hydrophobic and slick, meaning water sheets off, and dirt, road grime, and more won't adhere to the vehicle easily. Soap and water is all that will be needed to keep the shine.

Never wax or polish again! Come see us in booth 13043 in the North Hall to check out WIPE NEW PAINT RESCUE for yourself!

- Restores faded paint to brand new condition!
- Simple, Wipe-On Procedure with no tools or experience necessary
- Nano-polymer durability lasts for years!
- Restore value to your car for a fraction of the time & cost of repainting!

Models/ TV Hosts Sarah Schreiber and Casey O'Keefe Talk Hand Protection and Glove Use

Adenna Inc. (SEMA booth #10369), a global supplier of high quality disposable gloves since 1997, will release a series of professionally filmed videos about hand protection and proper glove use for auto mechanics.

These one of a kind videos are hosted by models, actors and TV hosts, Sarah Schreiber and Casey O'Keefe. They are filmed at the SEMA Garage facility in Southern California. Topics include handling chemicals with nitrile gloves, the differences between latex and nitrile gloves, proper glove use, glove selection and much more. These videos range from 1.5 minutes to less than 3 minutes long, and were filmed in interesting formats and settings to highly engage the audience.


ATLANTA – E-commerce continues to accelerate in the automotive aftermarket industry. New research shows that 56% of online automotive parts and accessories shoppers are making their purchases online – an 8% increase over the previous year. The study also indicates that consumers are combining online and in-store channels for an omnichannel shopping experience. Omnichannel is when shoppers seamlessly shift between mobile, online and in-store resources to research, purchase, pick up and return their items.

The findings are from the annual UPS (NYSE:UPS) “What’s Driving the Automotive Parts Online Shopper” study.*


CLEVELAND – Imagine cruising around town in a replica build of a 1933 Ford Hot Rod – the wind in your hair, the roar of the engine – this will become a reality for one lucky person as Dupli-Color, VHT and Katie Osborne from PowerNation TV announce the winner of the first-ever Rattle Can Rod Sweepstakes from booth #24579 in the Restoration Marketplace in the Central Hall at the 2015 SEMA Show on Nov. 3rd at 3:00 pm.

The Factory 5 Racing 1933 Ford Replica Hot Rod, which will be given away to the winner of the Rattle Can Rod Sweepstakes, will be on display in the Dupli-Color and VHT booth. Visitors can see first-hand the transformative power of Dupli-Color and VHT products when doing a full-build project. Visitors to the booth are also encouraged to experience and explore the new Dupli-Color and VHT product innovations being unveiled during the show.




Phoenix, Arizona, October 13, 2015

Rebel™ Innovative, announced today the company plans to debut their new all-in-one detailing cart at SEMA 2015. The cart is designed to bring more organization, convenience, and style to the detailing process. Dubbed “The Ultimate Detail Cart” by the company, its sleek design brings together tools used in the detailing process into one convenient mobile cart.

"At Rebel Innovative we are all clean car fanatics and love the car care process. Some of us are weekend warriors, while others are professionally trained detailers, but we all had one thing in common, we were tired of our tools, waxes, and polishes being stored in ten different locations in the shop. Our goal was to bring the organization a cabinet provides in the garage, to the driveway,” says Chris Hallsey, CEO and Founder at Rebel Innovative.

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