BASF Archives - BodyShop Business
Rare Vehicle Painted with BASF Paint Receives Award

A 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge convertible painted with Glasurit 55 Line won the Concourse Gold award at the Muscle Car And Corvette Nationals auto show.

BASF Donates Nearly $100,000 in SATA Spray Guns to Students

The Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) announced that BASF has donated a SATA spray gun to 87 high school and college students studying collision repair around the country.

BASF Customer Wins Toyota Certified Shop of Year for Third Time

Balise Collision Repair was named Toyota Certified Collision Centers’ Shop of the Year for the third year in a row.

BASF Signs Preferred Supplier Partnership with Jaguar Land Rover in Asia Pacific

Under the agreement, the partners will commit to a long-term strategic collaboration that enables them to exceed the industry standard in vehicle body repair and paint refinish.

BASF Recognized by GM as 2019 Supplier of the Year Winner

BASF announced it was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during a virtual ceremony honoring the recipients of the company’s 28th annual Supplier of the Year awards on June 24, 2020.

BASF Renews Global Sponsorship of WorldSkills

The agreement continues BASF’s longstanding commitment to developing new talent in the automotive refinish industry.

BASF Selects Winner of R-M Best Painter Contest

BASF announced that Jeffrey Naugle took home first place at this year’s North American Finals for the R-M Best Painter Contest held in Whitehouse, Ohio Feb. 26-27.

BASF Customer Celebrates 60 Years in Automotive Refinish

BASF announced that it awarded Ken Shaw Lexus Toyota of Toronto, Ontario, for 60-plus years in business and their longstanding partnership as an R-M customer.

BASF R-M Best Painter Contest 2020 North American Finals to be held in Whitehouse, Ohio

BASF has announced that, from Feb. 27-29, 2020, the industry’s most talented painters across the U.S. and Canada will compete in Whitehouse, Ohio, at the North American finals to be named R-M’s North America Best Painter. BASF will sponsor a trip for the winner of the competition to represent North America at the International Finals

BASF Shops Recognized by BMW Canada

BASF announced that BMW honored four Canadian BASF shops for their extraordinary work throughout 2019 during the BMW Canada Certified Collision Repair Centres (CCRC) annual conference recently held in Québec City, Québec.

BASF Supports Young Automotive Refinish Students from Japan

BASF supported young automotive refinish students from Japan this summer as they perfected their refinish skills in a special immersion-style study program held in Kelowna, British Columbia.

Young Painters Compete at WorldSkills Competition 2019 in Kazan, Russia

After an exciting competition, the world champions in the “Car Painting” category have been determined at WorldSkills Kazan 2019.