2014 Mercedes Benz SL550 Roadster Clear Bra Austin Texas

60 Years of the SL Class 2014 marks 60 years for the famed Mercedes Benz SL Class. The 190SL and outstanding 300SL gullwing debuted on stage at the 1954 New York auto show. The 190SL came with a 1.9 liter inline four cylinder that produced 105 horsepower, while the gullwing version came with a 3.0 liter single overhead cam inline six cylinder that sported 215 horsepower. For 1954 that was a ton of power! Because the gullwing version was hard to climb into with its high door sills, and a chore to drive during the summer due to cabin temperature (there was no air conditioning), Mercedes saw a need for an open top version. It was 1958 that the first true SL as we know today was created. Though it was built on the same body design, and shared the same drivetrain as the coupe, the Roadster projected it's own aura of elegance, power, and class. Through the years the SL has grown in size, weight, power, and much more, but it has never lost it's "SL-ness". Nowadays you can buy an SL Roadster with "MAGIC SKY CONTROL" which is a Mercedes-Benz exclusive, where the panorama sunroof can alter the transparency of the roof by applying electric current through it letting in less light, UV and infrared rays keeping the cabin cooler. Talk about technology! But let's be honest, and SL Roadster is best with the top down. No matter what generation of the SL Class you own, or get to drive, you're in for a treat. MB of Austin Mercedes Benz of Austin knows the importance of Paint Protection Film, so they sent over this gorgeous showroom model for us to install our XPEL ULTIMATE self-healing film on. We installed  full frontal protection, this includes the entire hood, front fenders, front bumper, and mirrors. Our ULTIMATE film comes with a 10 year warranty, is discoloration resistant, and will self-heal any light scratches and swirl marks. Here are the patterns that were installed on the SL550 Roadster. Full Hood, Full Fenders, Mirrors, and Front Bumper Kit         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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas  

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XPEL featured on Corvette Nation TV on Velocity

The series will broadcast on Discovery's Velocity Channel starting in September with hosts Bill Stephens, Corvette enthusiast and television producer, host and writer, and Maria Prekeges, automotive and sport host and producer. Their new show that celebrates America's Sports Car, the Chevrolet Corvette. Make sure to check the schedule of events for their exclusive seminars on the production of Corvette Nation! (Source: Velocity TV) Corvette Nation on Velocity by Discovery Corvette Funfest 2013 was a huge success for us. We were lucky to have the team at Corvette Nation stop by  our booth for a quick interview with our Central U.S Account Manager Eric Keller. Our Corvette Funfest video   Here is a video of our Corvette installations 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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas

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2013 Subaru STI hatchback gets a FULL WRAP from AutoShield San Diego with XPEL ULTIMATE

    AutoShield Premium Paint Protection - San Diego, CA This awesome STI was brought in to get wrapped and not the normal entire front end but the entire Subaru STI from bumper to bumper! This was an awesome three day job it took quality time to make sure every edge and corner was tucked away and wrapped for a virtually invisible installation and all symmetrical! With this custom installation it left our customer wondering where it started and ended and if there was even anything on there since we used XPEL ULTIMATE, it looked absolutely immaculate and was completely protected! 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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas      

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First Production McLaren P1 Protected with XPEL Paint Protection by PaintShield. LTD UK.

  17 Days That's how long it takes to build just one McLaren P1 supercar. 82 workers and 17 days to hand build them at the company's Woking, England headquarters. Compare that to Ford Motor Company who produces a car every 10 seconds. In 17 days Ford can make 149,000 cars. This is not to discredit McLaren in any way, but to show how meticulous an automaker can be when creating a halo car, especially when there will only be 375 examples produced. In 1992 McLaren created the F1, which in it's day was the fastest production car on the planet being able to hit 242 miles per hour. Needless to say when it came time to replace the F1 people were skeptical. 903 Horsepower Hybrid Supercar Yes, it's a hybrid. Alike it's supercar rivals the Porsche 918, and Ferrari LaFerrari, the McLaren P1 has an internal combustion engine coupled to an electric motor that have a combined horsepower output of 903. That's 9 Toyota Prius's worth of power. It accomplishes this feat with a 727-hp twin-turbo 3.8-liter V8 with 531 lb-ft of torque mated to a 176-hp, 192 lb-ft lightweight electric motor. This engine combination can push the P1 to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds, 124 mph in 6.8 seconds and on to 186 mph in 16.5 seconds. Which is 5.5 seconds quicker than the F1. Additionally, the P1 can hit the quarter mile in 9.8 seconds at 152 mph and finally onto an electronically limited top speed of 217 mph. We designed the McLaren P1 from the outset with one clear goal: to be the best driver's car on road and track. The confirmation of the performance figures underlines this. I am very proud of our Woking based team and everything they have achieved with this ambitious project. the handover of the first McLaren P1 is another milestone in our 50 year history, commented Mike Flewitt, CEO, McLaren Automotive Ltd. 4 Step Production Process The bespoke manufacturing process begins by prepping the full carbon fibre monocoque chassis and one piece MonoCage. In total this weighs less than 200 pounds. Next is the painting process. All 7 panels that piece the P1 together are made of carbon fibre. The clamshells, hood, bumpers, and doors are all hand painted in a dedicated paint shop at the McLaren Technology Centre. The paintwork alone takes 3 days, and all the panels are painted together to ensure flawless quality and color match. Third step is the trim assembly. Within this process are 10 smaller steps that take two technicians a full day to complete each step. Stage 4 is final assembly. Once the car reaches this step it is subject to rigorous testing including track time putting all the major components and computer settings through their paces. Topped off by the McLaren Monsoon Test in which 4,226 gallons of de-ionised recycled water are released onto the car to ensure there are no leaks in any of the seals. After another thorough diagnostics check the P1 is ready for delivery. #1 Paint Protection When you buy a car, especially a brand new car you want to protect it's finish and maintain your investment. So when the owner ordered this volcanic yellow P1 he wanted the best in paint protection film, and he wanted it installed before delivery. The owner has prior experience with PaintShield UK and knew there was no better crew for the job so he had the car shipped to Tom at PaintShield 10 days prior to launch for design and installation. Tom and his team went to work installing the best paint protection film on the market, XPEL ULTIMATE self-healing paint protection film.   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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas       The excitement for this car is intense. From XBOX 1 to Jay Leno this car will be groundbreaking.

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Porsche 911 Carrera and Cayman Clear Bra Paint Protection Film Installation – Austin, TX

Porsche Family A father and son duo brought their brand new Porsche 911 Carrera and Porsche Cayman into XPEL Austin for our XPEL ULTIMATE clear bra paint protection film. We installed full front protection to both white beauties. That includes the full hood, front fenders, bumper, and mirrors. Installation on both was complete in one day by one installer. Now these two can drive without worry of ruining their factory paint. XPEL ULTIMATE is self-healing, stain resistant, texture free, optically clear, and comes with a 10 year warranty.     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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas   Our light towers really came in handy  

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2013 Audi A6 + XPEL ULTIMATE Paint Protection

The A6 started life back in 1968 as the Audi 100. The 100 denoting it's horsepower rating. The 100 was the companies largest car since the revival of Audi by Volkswagen in 1965. The Audi 100 advanced through the years, and in 1994 it became the A6 to continue Audi's new alphanumeric nomenclature. The car fit snugly in between the newly introduced A8 and the smaller A4. Now in it's seventh generation, the Audi A6 is an executive saloon with all the latest available options. Including AudiConnect®, Audi's car internet access software that will let you use GoogleMaps to search, find, and navigate to your next destination. Included with AudiConnect® is the ability to use the car as a WiFi hotspot. Now when you go on a family road trip everyone can connect their tablet, laptop, or smartphone to stream video, music, or search the web. One option that some Audi stores offers is paint protection. With XPEL's self-healing ULTIMATE paint protection film you can maintain the factory finish of your A6 and keep the car looking brand new, every day. We installed a full front paint protection kit, which includes a full hood, front fenders, bumper, and mirrors.   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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas  

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Porsche Parade 2013 Traverse City, Michigan

58th Annual Porsche Parade During the Concours Awards banquet every year the MC asks everyone to stand up. Then, he calls out a number corresponding to the number of Parades you've been to, and if your number gets called you sit down. He starts at 1-5, then goes through 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10 pretty quickly. As the number goes up, more people sit down. Until he got to 50, where there were 3 people left standing. 51, then 52 and someone sits down, at 53 another sits down leaving one man standing. Finally, he gets to 55 and the last man takes a seat. A huge applause echoed in the ballroom. Of the 58 Porsche Parades this man has only missed 3. It was our first time being at Porsche Parade and it was an absolute thrill being there through all of the events so I can only imagine all of the things that this man has seen through his years of Porsche Parading. Full Schedule This year the Porsche Club of America (PCA) went all out. There was a full onslaught of events to attend, everything from radio controlled car races, autocross, banquets, and parties. This year, we sponsored the "Ice Cream Social". An event where everyone could come out and walk their way through a buffet of ice cream with all the ingredients to make an amazing sundae while watching the RC racing, and seeing what XPEL had going on out front. During the event we gave away a headlight kit, and hood, fender, and mirror kit with installation on site. We had Detroit area installer Larry Millen from Paint Protection Plus installing the XPEL ULTIMATE film kits for us that we brought up from San Antonio, TX. Concours d' Elegance Concours was a great event with Porsche's from all parts of the country. There were four cars that placed high in their class that were protected by XPEL ULTIMATE full frontal kits. Three of which that won first. This gorgeous 911 Carrera S that was driven all the way from Sacramento, California won first in it's class and is protected by XPEL ULTIMATE film on the full front, rocker panels, rear spoiler, and rear wheel openings. With our ULTIMATE film you can protect your paint while maintaining that beautiful factory finish. Concours approved. Here is our full coverage of the event with video. We will see everyone out next year in Monterey, California. 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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas Inside the Michigan Ballroom - XPEL Booth and Extras   58th Porsche Parade Concours d' Elegance **Click Images to Enlarge**   Ice Cream Social - Sponsored by XPEL   **Click Images to Enlarge** Awards Banquet      

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Ferrari 575M Maranello V12 gets XPEL ULTIMATE Paint Protection Clear Bra – San Antonio, TX

 Ferrari V12 Supercar The V12 Ferrari's are a thing of beauty. Even though the 575M was just a refreshed version of the 550, this car was ahead of it's time. In 2002 Ferrari released the 575M Maranello, with all of the 440 US allotment presold. This car came standard with active suspension, a 508HP V12, and a soundtrack that could melt your face off. There were two transmission options available, you could get a six speed manual or the F1 inspired automated six speed with paddle shifters. Ferrari claims you can get to 60 .005 seconds quicker with F1 transmission, but who's counting. What the 575M Maranello did come standard with is a suspension with two different settings, comfort and sport. In sport mode, you get 20% more cornering traction. Little did this car know, but it would be the predecessor for the 599. But that stories for another day. XPEL Ferrari of San Antonio knows the importance of paint protection. Especially when dealing with Italian super cars. The buyer of this 575M ordered an XPEL ULTIMATE full front which includes full hood, front fenders, bumper, mirrors, and headlights.    

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BlackJack Speed Shop’s 2014 Nissan GT-R Black Edition gets full matte film XPEL STEALTH wrap

  BlackJack Speed Shop BlackJack Speed Shop are the go to guys for wheels, tires, performance upgrades, and much more here in the San Antonio area. BlackJackSpeedShop.com Nissan Skyline GT-R When most people think of Nissan they think about practical four door family cars. It was in 1964 in the Japanese Grand Prix that the 2000GT Skyline took on a Porsche 904. Although the Skyline took second, it was a big step for Nissan. Take a look at the heritage, car by car, of the Skyline GT-R. It was in 1964 with the 2000GT that the Skyline legend was born. After racing head to head against a Porsche 904, Nissan knew they were on to something.   The first official GT-R, a four door sedan, wins 36 races in less than two years. The GT-R hardtop extends its predecessor's winning streak. The sedan and hard top win 50 races in three years. With more of an American muscle influence, this fastback is the last GT-R for 16 years. The R32 is born in 1993. The R33 does the unbelievable, lapping the Nurburgring in under 8 minutes. Maybe one of the most beautiful cars of all time, the R34 debuts. It's configurable in-dash display shows 7 types of real-time driving. In 2009, the GT-R is brought back to life. --From GTRNissan.Com Fast and Furious The Nissan Skyline GT-R is a favorite among enthusiasts, tuners, and the like. The current generation R35 GT-R is one of the fastest, and most capable cars on the planet.  There are modified versions of R35 GT-R's that make 1,800 horsepower and can go a quarter mile in 8 seconds. Even the stock GT-R is impressive, coming in at 2.8 seconds to 60. For the price point (right around $120,000 fully loaded), the performance of the GT-R is on par with super cars that cost half a million. Godzilla meets Paint Protection The plans for this 2014 GT-R are extreme. With horsepower numbers to be upwards of 1,000, this GT-R is going to get a lot of love. So to help make it unique, and protect it, BlackJack Speed Shop brought their new arrival to us. We installed a full STEALTH matte finish film wrap. What our STEALTH film does is protect the paint, while leaving a matte finish. So you get the self-healing and stain resistant properties of our ULTIMATE film with the sleek look of a matte finish. We took off all easily removable body panels, including, both bumpers, a pillars, and rocker panels to ensure a much cleaner installation. By removing the body panels we can wrap the film to ensure a seamless install. The results are amazing.   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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas      BlackJack Speed Shop  

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2013 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG protected with XPEL ULTIMATE Film – San Antonio, TX

Geländewagen The Mercedes-Benz G-Series has a very unique and recognizable skeleton, that hasn't changed since it's birth. Back in the seventies, a Shah from Iran mentioned to Mercedes that he would like a 4x4 SUV. Instantly, Mercedes partnered with Austrian military vehicle manufacturer, Steyr,Daimler-Puch, and created the Gelandewagen. German for cross-country vehicle. R&D for this vehicle was extensive, with many trips to the Sahara desert, the Arctic Circle, and German Coalfields. It was 1979 that they started hand building the G-Wagen at their Graz factory, where they're still made to this day. They had two versions available in 1979, a short or long wheelbase. Two-door ragtop, wagon, and windowless wagon versions were available. They came with a ladder chassis, three fully locking differentials, and six engine options. Three gasoline engines, and three diesel variants. The Gelandewagen has seen action serving over 60 armies, and Mercedes has even had to promise NATO that they'll continue building them until 2025. To respond to the Range Rover, Mercedes had to class up the G-Wagen and make it a luxury SUV, and not just a terrain destroying military people carrier. Refinements over the next decade included, air conditioning, comfier seats, electric windows, power antenna, ABS, wood trim, and much more. People were starting to notice how the G-Wagen hadn't changed in decades, so Mercedes stepped it up once again and handed the vehicle over to the wizards at AMG. To this day you can get one with a 6.0L twin-turbo V12 that makes 612 hp and 737lb ft of torque! So how does a car that's basically been unchanged for 33 years last? In the words of Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson, "MORE POWER!" Protect the Protector It's probably a stretch to say that the G-Wagen is still used today as it was used in the past, as an off road machine. In any case, how do you protect the Mercedes SUV that's protected armies for over a quarter of a century? With XPEL ULTIMATE paint protection film. We installed a XPEL ULTIMATE full front, including full hood, front bumper, front fenders, headlights, and mirrors.     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. Door handle inserts, also known as door cups. This area is prone to getting scratched when entering and exiting the vehicle with rings, fingernails, etc... Luggage Area Kit. This area is prone to damage due to items being removed from the trunk. Headlights and/or Fog-lights Kit Rocker Panels High Impact Areas    

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