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Axalta Is Cruising Into Fort Worth

September 22, 2015
By Business Wire News


Autumn may be upon us, but the custom car show season is as hot as ever. How about finding out how hot at one of the hottest hot rod shows in the South? It’s the Goodguys 23rd Lone Star Nationals at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Texas on October 2-4. 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 Ft. Worth with a 1932 Ford Coupe built by the late and legendary car builder Boyd Coddington and owned by Don Smith of Arlington, Texas.

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Don Smith's 1932 Ford Coupe built by the late, legendary car builder Boyd Coddington and painted wit ...

Don Smith’s 1932 Ford Coupe built by the late, legendary car builder Boyd Coddington and painted with Axalta’s Hot Hues Boyd Red Basecoat. (Photo: Axalta)

Axalta representatives will be on hand to offer show attendees amazing examples of automotive art that is created with our brilliant paint including our global refinish brands: Cromax®, Standox® and Spies Hecker®, as well as our Hot Hues™ line of custom colors.

To help make it easy to find us at these events, visit Axalta’s event website that includes information about the shows and Axalta’s participation. These shows enable various types of car enthusiasts to interact with us and gather firsthand information about paint use and garner application ideas.

To learn more about Axalta, follow us on our North America Refinish social media channels.

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 nearly 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,800 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in more than 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit and follow us @axalta on Twitter.

Axalta Coating Systems
Richard R. Ruberti, Sr., +1 610-358-5236