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BASF Honors Students with Paint Award of Excellence at Autorama

The honor went to a select group of high-achieving students who are passionate about the automotive industry and collision repair.

BASF Launches Scholarship with TechForce Foundation

Winners will get the chance to walk the SEMA Show, network with BASF staff and vehicle builders and receive a $2,500 scholarship.

BASF Donates SATA Spray Guns To Collision Repair Students

CREF recently announced that BASF has donated SATA spray guns to 87 high school and college students.

BASF Releases 2020-2021 Automotive Color Trends Collection

BASF has released its 2020-2021 Automotive Color Trends collection with a variety of shades and effects.

BASF Supports Future Technicians Through Donation To Collision Repair Education Foundation

The Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) received donations from BASF, including spray guns, paint, materials and equipment with an estimated value of $200,000 that will support multiple automotive refinish programs and students around the country.

BASF Awards ’32 Ford Sedan With 2019 Glasurit Best Paint Award

Each year, the Glasurit Best Paint Award honors outstanding excellence in vehicles painted with Glasurit 22, 55 or 90 Line products, including primer, color and clear. Contestants are judged based on fit and finish, quality or preparation and final presentation.

Vehicle Colors: White Continues To Be No. 1 Choice Worldwide, BASF Says

Globally, white maintains its strong position in all vehicle segments and still is the overall No. 1 color with a market share of almost 40 percent. Together with black, gray and silver, the achromatic colors continue to be the most prominent.

Ringbrothers Unveil 1969 Dodge Charger Named Defector

In a special presentation at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the muscle car was introduced at the BASF booth by Ringbrothers founders Jim and Mike Ring.

BASF Supports Young Spray Painters As Global WorldSkills Competition Sponsor

To support up-and-coming automotive refinish spray painters and young talent, BASF’s Coatings division is a global sponsor of the WorldSkills International association until at least 2019.

BASF Sponsors SkillsUSA, WorldSkills Competitions

BASF Refinish supports SkillsUSA on a local level, supplying judges and supporting schools that attend and host competitions across the country and throughout the year.

Help Bogi From All Girl’s Garage Choose A Color For Her 1957 Montage

The 1957 Chevy truck “Montage,” built by Bogi and her all-female team, along with the selected color, will be unveiled at BASF’s 2017 SEMA booth.

BASF Announces Winner Of 2016 Middlecott Sketchbattle Experiment Los Angeles

The Los Angeles event, which marked the first time the Sketchbattle was held outside of Detroit, coincided with the Los Angeles Auto Show. Seventeen contestants competed in the automotive sketch battle, which was held in a high-pressure format in front of a live audience.