Axalta to Showcase Automotive Art Created With Its Brilliant Paints
GLEN MILLS, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Are you ready for Summer How about one of the hottest hot rod shows on the East Coast It s the 25th Annual Cruisin Ocean City that is returning to Ocean City, Maryland on May 14-17. Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, is pleased to support this show as well as eleven other custom car shows across the country this year. We ll be cruisin into Ocean City with a newly built 1938 Chevrolet Roadster Super Gas car that will be freshly painted with Axalta s Cromax coating products. Paul Quinn of Design Brilliance will be in the Axalta booth to airbrush a faux grill and headlights and demonstrate 24k gold-leaf lettering.
What color should I paint my new project car
If you love cars, this nationally recognized event is for you. Cruisin Ocean City attracts more than 3,400 custom cars, hot rods, street machines, classics and more from 20 states and Canada. Builders and enthusiasts will gather beachside to network, develop ideas and answer the all-important question, What color should I paint my new project car
Axalta representatives will be on hand to offer show attendees amazing examples of automotive art that is created with our brilliant paint including all our global refinish brands: Cromax, Standox and Spies Hecker, as well as our Hot Hues line of custom colors.
Axalta will also feature its recently announced 2015 Paint Outside the Can Contest. The contest is an invitation to unleash creativity using any Axalta-branded coating system to paint and decorate an unused, standard one-gallon paint can.
Submissions will be recognized and displayed via certain social media channels throughout the contest. At the end of the contest, which closes September 15, 2015, six Celebrity Picks will be selected by industry celebrities who will vote for their favorites based on creativity, execution and degree of difficulty. In addition, six Fan Favorites will be chosen by fans based on the number of photo likes that these favorites received on Axalta s Instagram page. Finally, one Best-in-Show grand prize winner will be selected from the six Celebrity Picks.
To help make it easy to find us at events, visit Axalta s event website that includes information about the shows and Axalta s participation. The shows enable various types of car enthusiasts to interact with us and gather firsthand information about paint use and garner application ideas.
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About Axalta Coating Systems
Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With more than 145 years of experience in the coatings industry, the over 12,000 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit axaltacoatingsystems.com and follow us @axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.
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