The Chevrolet bowtie is one of the World’s most recognizable brand trademarks. It was in 1913 that William C. Durant first introduced this symbol. Here we are over 100 years later and the bowtie is still around, and in this case turning heads. The Camaro ZL1 isn’t your ordinary Camaro. While it’s not the track monster Z28 that was just released, the ZL1 is more for the every day driver. Powered by Chevy’s LSA V8, the same motor that is used in the Cadillac CTS-V models, this engine produces 580 supercharged horsepower and 556 lb-ft of torque from it’s 6.2-liters. That much power means this 4,051 pound muscle car can hurry to 60 in 3.8 seconds and finish the quarter mile in 12.1 seconds. That’s only a tenth of a second off the $225,000 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT to sixty.
Finished photo outside XPEL San Antonio
The Camaro has come a long way since it’s introduction for the 1967 model year. The same is true when it comes to paint protection film. From it’s entry into the automotive world in the nineties, this polyurethane clear shield has made a lot of changes. XPEL ULTIMATE is a virtually invisible film that leads the industry in protecting your vehicles paint from unsightly damage, while maximizing re-sale value. On top of protecting your paint, it will make maintenance on your vehicle easier too. No special care is required, simply wash and wax your vehicle as you normally would. Due to the ULTIMATE’s self-healing properties, worrying about swirl marks are a thing of the past. Utilizing an advanced clear coat, fine scratches or swirl marks will heal over time leaving a smooth glass like finish.
San Antonio area manager David Dick received a call from local Chevy store Tom Benson Chevrolet. The buyer of this beautiful brand new ZL1 said that he was going to drive the car to his ranch home in Arkansas, some 10 hours away. After going over the benefits of the paint protection film, the customer opted in for an XPEL ULTIMATE FULL wrap. Every single body panel was protected with our top of the line self-healing clear bra. The hard working installers completed the install in just over two days with spectacular results. Below you’ll find an installation photo thread, as well as a high-definition video.
Below are examples of the patterns that were installed on this Camaro ZL1
XPEL Ultimate Self-healing Clear Bra
XPEL ULTIMATE leads the industry with it’s clarity, durability, gloss retention and more. We stand behind our product 100%, so much so that ULTIMATE has a 10-year warranty covering defects such as yellowing, cracking, staining, blistering and/or delaminating.
Protecting your car has many benefits. It will help maintain your car’s factory finish, make your car easier to clean, help the resale value of your vehicle, all while it is being protected from every day driving.
Demonstration of our XPEL ULTIMATE self-healing properties
Our XPEL ULTIMATE film self-heals from light scratches, swirl marks and rock chips while driving or maintaining your vehicle. During the show we use a Brass wire brush to simulate the every day occurrences that can affect the film. With the sun on the display the scratches from the brush instantly disappear. When the sun is not available, you can accelerate the healing process with a cup of warm water or a heat source.
Not all Patterns are created equal
At XPEL we pride ourselves on our pre-cut pattern software. By using a pre-cut pattern you’ll have less to worry about, since the installer will not be trimming the film on your vehicle. Using a pre-cut pattern the film will naturally fit without excessive stretching or contortion, which means the finished product not only lines up perfectly but is free of defects which could be visible once the install is finished.
Contrary to what some may believe it’s possible to wrap edges using a computer cut pattern which gives you a much better protection and installation. With XPEL Technologies Corp., all patterns are available with precision cut wrapped edges where possible. Where a wrapped edge is not possible, for example around the parking sensors on a bumper, reverse cameras and more, the film is always machine cut with precision.
You can pick and choose your coverage options.