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ULTIMATE PLUS & PRIME XR PLUS Protected Porsche GT3 at Barrett-Jackson NE with Automobilia Auto Salon

  Last month, Mohegan Sun kicked off hosting Barrett-Jackson Northeast. This year marked our third appearance with CT's very own Automobilia Auto Salon. Rest assured, we made our presence known in the new pavilion with none other than a Porsche 911 GT3. Porsche 911 GT3 with ULTIMATE PLUS Paint Protection & PRIME XR PLUS Window Tint Tucked in along the wall leading up to the Ford exhibition area sat a bright red beacon of German performance. The Porsche 911 GT3 on display was a true driver's dream. On loan from a private owner's collection, the GT3 had seen its fare share of road time. Sporting ULTIMATE PLUS paint protection film & our top-tier PRIME XR PLUS window tint, the Porsche 911 GT3 was fully equipped to take on the elements with the best XPEL has to offer. Over the course of the auction, the GT3 drew quite a crowd. With such a high performance vehicle on display, having proper protection is essential. Demonstrating the self-healing power of ULTIMATE PLUS along with the heat rejecting properties of PRIME XR PLUS proved the value &  benefits of both products for many Barrett-Jackson attendees. A Few Favorites from Barrett-Jackson Northeast As with most every Barrett-Jackson, there are always a few gems amongst the wide variety of vehicles that cross the auction blocks. There were deals to be had along with some incredible charity opportunities this year. As many saw on TV coverage, the final production Dodge Viper & Demon hammered down for a cool $1 million. We also watched in great surprise as an all original single owner E30 M3 fetched a reasonable $35k. Given the values on these cars and Hagerty estimating prices mid-$60k, coming in under forty thousand seemed like a bargain for the '80s icon. A few odds & ends also found their way to Barrett-Jackson Northeast. In particular, a funky Scat Rebel Hovercraft from the Ashton Collection sold just shy of $10k. The perfect weekend water toy for an adventurous buyer. Near the front of the main pavilion there was a show stopper on display in the ACI Dynamix booth. The #Lamborion" - a Lamborghini Performante with a printed chrome wrap featuring an artful take on the Orion Nebula. On top of that, the vinyl is completely protected with XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS, so it can look out of this world for years to come. Getting a Glimpse of goldRush Rally X One highlight of Barrett-Jackson Northeast was a quick visit from the goldRush Rally gang as they made there way on gRX. While the rallyers got to enjoy the sights & sounds of the auction, attendees were able to get a better look at the star cars of goldRush. We caught the STEALTH Gulf Guther Werks 400R rolling out when the rain let up. As always, Barrett-Jackson was a good time for all. The new pavilion facility outside the Mohegan Sun were a major improvement over previous years. We're looking forward to see what they do with the new space as Barrett-Jackson Northeast continues to grow.   ___________________________   Be sure to stay up to date with all of our events & adventures by following along with #teamXPEL on facebook or instagram. Big thanks to Automobilia Auto Salon for providing us with the gorgeous Porsche 911 GT3 & thank you for reading!

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Introducing XPEL PRIME XR PLUS Automotive Window Tint

  The next generation of automotive window film has arrived. As one of the most trusted brands in automotive paint protection & window film, we are proud to announce the unveiling of the all new XPEL PRIME XR PLUS. A unique multi-layer nano particle construction. Unrivaled heat rejection properties. Superior clarity. Truly, XPEL PRIME XR PLUS redefines high performance window tint. Performance, Redefined. For many automotive enthusiasts, window tint has always been about privacy and aesthetics. PRIME XR PLUS takes it to a whole new level. By utilizing ceramic particle technology, PRIME XR PLUS is able to deliver superior heat rejection like we've never felt before. Up to 98% of infrared heat can't penetrate PRIME XR PLUS, ensuring your interior stays cooler than ever. On top of that, XPEL PRIME XR PLUS provides SPF 1,000 UV protection, effectively blocking 99% of harmful, cancer-causing rays. It also helps prevent interior materials from fading, cracking, and degrading over time. Quality you can trust Drive down any road in the world, and chances are you'll see a car with window tint that's starting to degrade. Low quality film, improper install, and many other factors can attribute to the lifespan of your tint. Thanks to the lifetime transferable warranty offered by XPEL PRIME XR PLUS, you'll never have to sweat about your window tint. Discoloration, fading, bubbling, peeling, cracking, and delamination are a thing of the past. So, if you've been thinking about upgrading the window tint on your personal vehicle, look no further. PRIME XR PLUS is rolling out to authorized XPEL dealers everywhere, and as the weather heats up, there's no better time to stay cool. For more information, be sure to check out the PRIME XR PLUS product page or visit the XPEL Installer Locator to find a dealer near you!

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The New XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS Paint Protection Film is Now Available

  Since the launch of XPEL ULTIMATE, the world's first self-healing paint protection film, we've worked to advance the industry further. It's taken some time, but trust us, it was all worth it. Today, we're incredibly excited to announce the arrival of the new XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS - the next evolution of superior paint protection film. ULTIMATE PROTECTION, UNSEEN An unparalleled high gloss finish. Improved impact protection for enhanced durability. No doubt, XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS is the most advanced paint protection on the market. Along with the same self-healing power you've come to love, XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS provides less visible distortion than ever before. It also maintains maximum adhesion to painted surfaces thanks to our new edge seal technology. With ULTIMATE PLUS, you'll forget all about the orange peel woes of other films. It's so optically clear, it's virtually invisible to the naked eye. In some cases, XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS can improve the surface quality of your original paint, offering a more consistent finish and overall shine. It's the perfect product to keep your personal vehicle looking pristine with minimal effort on your end. BETWEEN YOU & THE OPEN ROAD Driving any distance can take a toll on your car's exterior. Road grime, tar, bug guts, bird droppings and even air pollution can contaminate the clear coat, causing etching, oxidation, or worse. Thanks to XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS paint protection film, your vehicle can stay safe from outside elements. The film is extremely stain & discoloration resistant, leaving you free to enjoy the drive without worrying about a wipe down at your next stop. INSTALLER TESTED, ENTHUSIAST APPROVED From the shop or the dealership to the street & the track, XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS was born to perform. It installs with ease, looks incredible, and it's built to last. Backed by our 10 year warranty, XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS will have you feeling like you're driving a new car every day. Unsure about the level of protection you need? For most sports cars and passenger vehicles, we recommend what you see above. It's commonly called a  "full front" package. This type of coverage  typically includes the entire hood, front bumper, full fenders, headlights, fog lamps, mirror caps, and more. For trucks, a "partial" package is often preferred, excluding chrome or textured plastic bumpers. Rocker panels and other high impact areas like rear bumpers and fenders are also important to protect, especially with performance cars or trucks with wide tires. So go forth, get protected & and enjoy the drive. Check out our Dealer Locator for an installer near you, and ask for XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS by name today!

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Carnucopia Uncovered: Inside a Tuner Theory State of Mind

VEHICLE SPECS & MODIFICATIONS 2017 BMW M2 Performance Edition Full Coverage XPEL STEALTH satin finish paint protection from SunStoppers XPEL PRIME XR PLUS window tint from SunStoppers XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS protected RKP Composite carbon fiber front lip & rear diffuser from IND Brixton Forged CM10 wheels with Michelin PS4S Tires   Carnucopia Uncovered In our third installment of the XPEL Insiders video series, we find ourselves in Charlotte, North Carolina. Home of the SunStoppers, Charlotte is also the stomping grounds of Amir, a man many of you may know from a page on Instagram called Carnucopia. For Amir, the Carnucopia moniker rings truest with the roundel. Posting up in the driveway, we sat down with Amir to talk about his history with BMW, gain some insight into Tuner Theory, and learn more about the M2 he drives on the daily. A THEORY OF TUNING Incase you're unfamiliar, Tuner Theory is a group of automotive enthusiasts motivated by modifying a wide variety of makes & models. While a majority of the collective's members are also BMW owners like Amir, what really drives them is their insatiable urge to make a car their own. Like many Tuner Theory members and other car fanatics, Amir is always open to the idea of improving his personal rides. His appreciation of German performance didn't just start with the M2, either. "I think that moment when I knew I was going to be a BMW guy happened when my cousin drives up in an orange E30 M3 with gold BBS wheels." For many, the desire to do more with our own mode of transport remains tied to an impactful moment in our past. A turning point where we yearn to have 4 wheels to call our own. "I walked out thinking -- "what was he thinking?" And then I end up with the ride of my life." And from that moment forward, nothing would be the same. Amir's thirst for M cars would only get stronger as the years passed by and model lineage grew. EYES ON THE PRIZE While the focus of our video is the Carnucopia M2, the stout little coupe wasn't the first BMW to generate a buzz with Amir's followers. As a recipient of an early F80 M3, he adorned the 4 door with a bright yellow vinyl wrap and a name to match. "Beem3r" was born. Shortly there after came the M4 GTS, and shortly after that, the M2 Performance Edition. While the GTS shares the spotlight on the Carnucopia page & still shines on Tuner Theory, the M2 has become Amir's newest pride & joy. The car blends elements and aesthetic touches from the other M cars he's kept around. Thanks to the team at SunStoppers, Amir's M2 remains protected with full body satin STEALTH paint protection. The RKP carbon lip & rear diffuser add some extra aggression while not looking too overstated as well.     On the roll, Brixton Forged CM10s wrapped in Michelin rubber help anchor it all to the pavement. Add in the addition of our newest PRIME XR PLUS window tint, and the Carnucopia M2 is a recipe for the perfect high performance daily. "It not only looks amazing, but [PRIME XR PLUS] also has the best properties of any window tint out there." He's got a point, after all. Window tint isn't just about aesthetics these days - it's a performance product in its own way. PRIME XR PLUS is your greatest defense against harmful UV rays, offering insane levels of infrared heat rejection, and all backed by a lifetime transferable warranty. From an installer as vetted as the SunStoppers, it's a no brainer. Especially when you're running with a group that's as hungry for the latest & greatest like Amir's fellow Tuner Theory members. "It's been fun - I can point to the tint on the windows [&] having the first customer car, I jokingly put that on my social media only to have the guys say "I'm 3rd in the world" or "I'm 4th in the world" with a crying face next to it." A little friendly competition is healthy after all. It keeps us motivated to continue pushing the envelope. It drives enthusiasts to seek out what's needed for peak performance, and in turn, forces the industry to step up & meet the demand. Keep up with Carnucopia Getting to see Carnucopia's M2 in its natural habitat was a sight to behold. We're proud to have a handful of supporters in the Tuner Theory group, and Amir's approach to curating Carnucopia is always exciting. We can't wait to see what he does next.  Be sure to follow along with the M2 & his other projects as they progress over at instagram.com/carnucopia. ___________________________________ Special thanks to Mike Burke & the team at SunStoppers for their incredible work doing STEALTH, ULTIMATE PLUS, and a PRIME XR PLUS install on the Carnucopia M2. Special thanks to Team XPEL member Chris Hardy for helping make it all come together. Interested in how your car would look protected with XPEL STEALTH? Check out our product image gallery & envision your own satin transformation.

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Jeep Jamboree Wrangler Rubicon Protected with XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS

Wrangling with the new Rubicon For the 2nd year in a row, we teamed up with Jeep Jamboree to ensure their brand new 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon stays protected out on the trails. For those of you who may not be familiar with Jeep Jamboree, the events encompass weekend long off-road adventures all across the US. Of course, with any off-road capable vehicle, keeping it protected from scratches, scuffs, and chips isn't exactly easy. That's where XPEL comes in. To Keep the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon looking ready for whatever comes next, we wrapped it up with ULTIMATE PLUS paint protection. Nearly everything from the doors forward received ULTIMATE PLUS coverage - check out the video above for yourself! TRAIL RATED & ENTHUSIAST APPROVED If you're not familiar with the benefits of adding XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS paint protection to your Jeep Wrangler, let's break it down. While paint protection films are more commonly used on exotic cars & daily drivers, they're also great for off-road applications. While our PPF can protect your car's paint from road debris & rock chips, ULTIMATE PLUS can also handle plenty of action off the beaten path. It will help prevent damage from scuffs & scrapes, as well as keep your paint from getting scratched up by low hanging branches or other elements of tight terrain. With vehicles like the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, we recommend full front coverage, as well as the other high impact areas. On the Jeep Jamboree Rubicon, we covered the entire hood, fenders, flares, and front grill. You can tailor your package to include as much as you like. Be sure to browse what coverage options are available & let us know if you're looking for a specific pattern that we don't already offer. Protected for the Adventure Ahead After a quick couple of days at XPEL San Antonio, the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon was all wrapped up with ULTIMATE PLUS and ready to take on the trails. From what we've seen on the Jeep Jamboree social media channels, it looks like the perfect opportunity to push ULTIMATE PLUS to its limits. Planning on attending a Jeep Jamboree event this year? Be sure to get up close & personal with the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon to see how well XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS holds up for yourself.

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Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach 2018 with the Velos Mclaren 570S

2018 marked the 16th year for the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center. This year, the show saw the inclusion of the John Staluppi collection, bringing 145 unique vehicles to the blocks for sale. With nearly 700 cars totaling out just shy of $40 million, the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auctions were as exciting as ever. Velos DesignWerks McLaren 570s with ULTIMATE PLUS Paint Protection As some of our readers might recall, we bolstered our presence at the 2017 WFCT with the help of a bright orange McLaren. In particular, the Velos DesignWerks 570S. For Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach, it was back with a few new updates & modifications. Along with ULTIMATE PLUS paint protection film from The Sign Savers, the Velos 570S now has a new set of black & gold VLS01 wheels & a rear carbon wing. The McLaren drew a ton of attention to the XPEL booth. Having a fast car to show off is one thing, but when it's a rolling example of how the products performs in the wild, it's even better. Protecting a Little Piece of History No doubt, Barrett-Jackson is always full of surprises. When an opportunity for protecting something special arises, you've got to jump on it. Of all the celebrity sightings this year, Burt Reynolds stood out the most. Since his '80 Trans Am Pace Car crossed the blocks this year, the Bandit was on-location for a little meet & greet. After an autograph session, Burt decided to sign the Smokey themed printed wrap on the side of one of the merch trailers. With the help of some XPEL ULTIMATE film samples, Peter from Zen Auto Concepts made short work of preserving the signatures for years to come. Crowd Pleasers & Pocket Drainers As we mentioned above, Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach grew quite a bit in 2018. Staluppi's "Cars of Dreams" collection encompassed an entirely new tent all on its own. The collection included a little bit of everything, from classics to muscle and even a few oddities. While most of the vehicles were convertibles, there was one coupe that stood out. None other than a bone-stock twin turbo Toyota Supra, which sold for $50K and some change. There were quite a few other JDM legends hanging around the auction grounds of Barret-Jackson Palm Beach as well. We spied a handful of R33 Nissan Skylines, a right hand drive Mazda RX-7, and even a couple of NSXs. The top seller of the show was a uniquely spec'd Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition. Only 50 of the 500 LFAs produced came as Nürburgring Editions, so we were a bit surprised to see one crossing the blocks in Palm Beach of all places. At any rate, the LFA found a new home to the tune of a $770,000 hammer down. Inside the main Exhibitor Pavilion, a different high value supercar icon sat a few steps away from the XPEL booth. A Heritage Edition Ford GT, presumably, one of the same from SEMA 2017, looked as striking as ever in race inspired regalia. Other notable additions to the Blue Oval's base included the infamous Mustang Bullitt, as well as the first new Ford Ranger we've seen in the wild. Next Stop: Mohegan Sun All in all, this year's Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach was another awesome event for buyers, sellers, and show-goers alike. Between record setting attendance, high value automobiles and the enthusiasm of ownership, Barrett Jackson is just the type of place we like to be. In a handful of months, you'll be able to catch us back in the action at the Mohegan Sun for Barrett-Jackson Northeast. If you're going to the show, don't hesitate to stop by the booth & say hi!

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XPEL Dealer Conference 2018

  Earlier this month, we kicked off XPEL Dealer Conference 2018 in downtown San Antonio. With insightful keynote speakers, informative breakout sessions, and cut-throat installation competitions, XDC18 captured the XPEL ethos to a T. Take a peek at the gallery above for a taste of what you may have missed. EXPERIENCING XPEL Dealer Conference 2018 If you've never managed to make it to XPEL Dealer Conference, fear not - it's officially an annual event. It's geared toward towards growth, and the momentum created at XDC helps drive us all towards mutual success. We're polishing the format, working out the kinks, and honing in on what makes XDC a must-visit for first timer dealers & industry veterans alike. Check out some of the highlights from XDC18 below.   For the uninitiated, XDC18 might even feel a little overwhelming. From the minute you walk past the Lamborghini in the lobby to the moment you leave the awards ceremony, Dealer Conference is a state of mind. XDC18 Installation Competition A core component of Dealer Conference is competition. The paint protection & window film install showdown was fierce this year. From around the globe, the top XPEL installers fought their way through hoping to bring home the gold. Featuring over $20k in prizes from cash to film credits, the install comp brought a lot of excitement to XDC18. The intricate surfaces of the 4Runner & bulbous shape of the Beetle's rear window posed a challenge for even the most skilled installers. As the ULTIMATE paint protection & PRIME window film boxes started to pile up, the bracket thinned out. After a few strict rounds of judging, it was clear who would take the crown at XPEL Dealer Conference 2018. BREAKOUT SESSIONS This year's breakout sessions highlighted a little bit of everything. Behind the main stage, a bright yellow Porsche GT3 served as the subject for Advanced Installation Training. Attendees could also take part in DAP Q&A, along with a Dealer Round Table Discussion, and an informative exposé on digital marketing. Down the hall, participants could uncover the benefits of PRIME automotive window film and tint patterns. Of course, the VISION architectural & security film demo was a hit too, both literally & figuratively speaking. Guest Speakers at XDC18 While we may have cut back on the keynotes at XPEL Dealer Conference 2018, we made up for it with quality. The variance in schedule lended more time for stories, more room for engagement, and ultimately, a better experience overall. "The Alpha Dog" Jim Ziegler led the charge on the first day, highlighting his expertise with dealerships & what drove him to success. Day 2 brought with it the return of Facebook guru Jared Guynes and his keys to understanding how to maximize social media potential. Michael Vickers helped us understand the meaning of "Becoming Preferred" while maximizing brand appeal with polished experiences, quality service and consistent results. The Winner's Circle & After Party at Pat O'briens XPEL Dealer Conference 2018 concluded in a similar fashion to XDC17 with an open bar & awards ceremony at local haunt, Pat O'Briens. After a non-stop, 48 hour onslaught of all things XPEL, what better way to unwind than with a Hurricane or two? But enough about the after party. Lets' get on to the important stuff: the winners. Paint Protection Film: Showcasing their abilities with XPEL ULTIMATE, the top 3 in paint protection were Andrew Pilon in 3rd, Marcus Wiener in 2nd, and reigning champ Chris West in 1st.   Window Film: For window film, the prizewinners for PRIME went to Juan Botia in 3rd, Sylvain Parenteau in 2nd, and Rob Ruska in 1st. Congratulate the winners when you see them - if you didn't win, don't let it shake you. Hunker down, practice like there's no tomorrow and home your skills. XDC19 will be here before you know it. Regional Awards This year's conference also marked the new addition of regional recognition. From all around the world, the top XPEL Dealers received awards for their ongoing efforts to push the brand to new heights. In no particular order, congratulations to Goldwing Autocare, Tint Tech, WD Co-Auto, E.T., Midwest Tinting, Gulf Coast Auto Shield, Automotive Elegance, Protective Film Solutions, Eurotech Motorsports, Knox Details, Eastside Auto Salon, and Protex Laval for a stellar performance in 2017. The Future Of XPEL Dealer Conference No doubt, the camaraderie among the XPEL Family is palpable. From the biggest dealers to the smallest start ups, we're all in it together, and that's truly what Dealer Conference is all about. Where will XDC go from here? Only time will tell. Maybe next year we'll be gearing up for an XPEL DealerCation on a beach somewhere. For now, keep one hand on the squeegee & an eye on your email - XDC19 is sure to be bigger than ever.

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Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2018 with SmartShield

    For our first adventure on the road in the new year, we made it out to Arizona for Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale. As usual, the world's greatest collector car auction was a weeklong dream of classics, incredible charity sales, and plenty of new releases to see. With over 1,700 vehicles going up for sale at Barrett-Jackson alone, you'd be hard pressed to not find something you like during Arizona Car Week. XPEL On Location Accompanied by the good people from Arizona's very own Smart Shield, we posted up with a black & yellow Chevy Corvette Z06. While the Corvette attracted a lot of attention from onlookers, ULTIMATE's self-healing powers took center stage. Thanks to the help of our on-site installation experts, the paint protection film demos never stopped. Being in good company is just one of the many perks of having a booth at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale. Across the walkway, Tesla Motors drew a crowd with their popular Model S & X. Hopefully the Model 3 & Roadster will make an appearance next time around. A few steps away, we spotted a selection of ULTIMATE protected beauties from McLaren Scottsdale. It's always nice to stumble across other displays showing off XPEL products. It's even better when it's a fully wrapped metallic blue 570. Breaking Records on the Blocks Of all the auto auctions during Arizona Car Week, Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale draws some of the biggest numbers. Various charity vehicles raised over $6 million in sales this year, with a new Ford GT that went for $2.5 million alone. Other notable charity cars included the first 2019 Bullitt Mustang for $300k, and the new Corvette ZR1 that hammered down just shy of $1 million. No doubt, it wouldn't be Barrett-Jackson without plenty of oddities for sale. From a lifted hot rod Hearse to a 6x6 armored personnel carrier, there was no shortage of unique pieces to be had. One favorite was none other than a fully operational hot tub. The Cadillac "Car Pool" Deville sold for around $30k. Can you think of a more relaxing way to commute after a long day at the office? An Awesome Auction Assemblage While Barrett is the go-to place for restomods and American classics, we spotted quite a few imports on deck too. A handful of Nissan GT-R R32s were present, along with an original first gen Civic. It might not have been up for auction, but another notable attendee at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale was just down the hall. Sporting VIN #0001 and a mere ~600 miles on the clock, a very rare McLaren P1 GTR stopped show-goers in their tracks. We would have expected to see the some velvet ropes around the first production ZR1, but it sat relatively unattended. Among other heavy hitters inside the halls of the Sponsor Pavilion, the new super Vette seemed right at home. A buyer would be hard pressed to find more performance per dollar than a Corvette. Needless to say, we're intrigued to see what kind of numbers the unreleased mid-engine variant puts down. Here's hoping they bring one out to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2019. So Long, Scottsdale Once again, attending Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale was an awesome experience. Watching the sales unfold is a sight to behold, but interacting with auction-goers & educating the masses on the importance of protecting their collectables is just as valuable. Preservation of paint is a vital part of ownership, and we're proud to be a part of the equation each year. Special thanks the team from Smart Shield Protection Film, as well as Albert Borboa from Porsche Chandler & David Dilorenzo from Deluxe Detail for helping out at the booth. We couldn't have done it without you guys. Thanks for reading!

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XPEL Dealer Spotlight: Forcefield Paint Shield – Lewisville, TX

    What better way to kick 2018 off than with a brand new XPEL Dealer Spotlight? A few months back, we sat down with Kevin & Nannette from Forcefield Paint Shield to get the scoop while attending the DFW Auto Show. While their operation may be on the smaller side, the level of satisfaction they provide to their clients is colossal. Take a look at the full video below & get a feel for why we're happy to have Forcefield Paint Shield on-board as certified XPEL Installers.   A Brief History of Forcefield Paint Shield Based in Lewisville, Texas, Kevin & Nannette Williams are the force behind the shield. Kevin first began his career in paint protection film in 2006, after years of experience in collision repair & auto body since the 1950s. In the early days of ForceField Paint Shield, Kevin & Nannette ran the operation out of their own home. Offering mobile installations & focusing on providing high quality results, ForceField Paint Shield rapidly grew too large for a home operation. "Over the years it took up the entire garage, then out into the driveway, then came the living room and the dining room -- the kits were cut out on the pool table." With the help of some word of mouth advertising & dedication to the craft, Kevin and Nannette took Forcefield Paint Shield to the next level. Now, they have a nice big shop with plenty of room for plotting, cutting, installation, and everything in between. Not only that, but they got their pool table back. More Than Just A Number Relationships are incredibly valuable to small businesses. For Forcefield Paint Shield, that relationship extends beyond their clients. They recognize the importance of providing the best possible products, and in turn, see value in working with a company who recognizes their needs as a dealer. It's a symbiotic understanding; a shared mutual goal of success. "We're not just our account number. We are not only Forcefield Paint Shield, but we're Kevin and Nannette. -- It's easy for us to stand behind the jobs that Kevin does, because we know XPEL will stand behind the film." Spend some time around the Forcefield family at the DFW Auto Show, or stop by & gain some insight on their operation for yourself. What you see is what you get: no runaround, just real people aiming to provide for their clients while exceeding expectations. In a space as competitive as paint protection, customer service is paramount, and Forcefield hits the nail on the head. " I want to make it as easy as possible for you, and I want to do the best job that I can."   If you're in the Dallas - Fort Worth area & need to have your vehicle protected with XPEL ULTIMATE, don't hesitate to look up Forcefield Paint Shield. Kevin & Nannette will be ready and waiting to help keep your vehicle protected and prepared for the road ahead. CONTACT INFO: Forcefield Paint Shield 1865 McGee Ln, Ste N Lewisville, TX 75077 Phone: 972-966-8400 Toll Free: 944-NOCHIPS Email: [email protected] Hours: Mon – Fri: 10am-6pm and by Appointment   XDC18 - One for the Dealers Incase you have't heard, XPEL Dealer Conference is next month. We still have limited space available, and XDC is bound to be one of the biggest film-centric events of the year. Start 2018 off with a bang & get registered for Dealer Conference today. Click here to visit the sign up page, or reach out to your rep directly for more information. See you at XDC18!

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Putting ULTIMATE to the Test: Jeep Jamboree highlights the benefits of XPEL Paint Protection

Earlier this year we teamed up with Jeep Jamboree to protect a Wrangler Rubicon with XPEL ULTIMATE clear bra before the start of the 2017 tour. After making the trek across the United States, they decided to remove some of the film to see how it had held up along the way. If you're unfamiliar with ULTIMATE paint protection, check out the video from Jeep Jamboree below & see the results for yourself. HITTING THE TRAIL WITH JEEP JAMBOREE We didn't get a chance to experience the Jeep Jamboree first hand this year, but judging from the photos on their Facebook page, it looked like an incredible series of events. They toured some of the coolest off-road parks & locales the US has to offer, taking in the sights & sounds of the great outdoors. A little mudding here, a little rock crawling there, and trails aplenty. If you're a Jeep fan, put Jamboree up high on your to-do list. The 2018 tour dates & stops are available online, and registration is open. As the tour made its rounds, they even had participants leave signatures behind on top of our ULTIMATE paint protection film. With such strong stain resistance, there's no need to worry about damaging the paint underneath. For that matter, the permanent ink will wipe right off with a little bit of isopropyl alcohol and a rag. WRAPPING THE WRANGLER AT XPEL SAN ANTONIO Incase you missed it, we put together an install montage of the Jeep Jamboree Wrangler when it visited our headquarters in San Antonio. Coverage is pretty customizable when it comes to XPEL paint protection packages. We recommend having the film installed on any high impact areas, or really anywhere that might be susceptible to scratches. If you're looking to retain a high-gloss finish, there's no better solution than XPEL ULTIMATE. Interest in a more unique approach to your Jeep's exterior aesthetics? XPEL STEALTH satin finish paint protection has you covered. Pop over to the product pages for more information, and as always, don't hesitate to reach out with any questions. Thanks for reading & see you on the trails in 2018! __________________________ PHOTOS & VIDEO TESTIMONIAL COURTESY OF THE JEEP JAMBOREE FACEBOOK PAGE

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