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    ETC: As it turns out, vehicle wraps are anything but new

    From Newhouse Automotive Industries comes the "very latest automotive sensation:" vehicle wraps. That was back in 1954, though, long before the "new" vehicle wrap craze took hold five or so years ago. Newhouse's "Car-D-Cal" isn't like the wraps seen today that are usually stretched over cars ...

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    Video: Sign company under fire for depicting tied-up woman on truck tailgate

    Waco, TX sign company Hornet Signs is helping to prove the old adage that no one ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public. The outfit has created an understandable stir of late with a vinyl tailgate wrap that is made to look like a woman, bound hand and foot, lying in the ...

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    ETC: Wrap your car in the loving and tender embrace of velvet

    In case you hadn't noticed, car wrapping has gotten more popular and more common in recent years. At this year's SEMA show, in particular, it was difficult to walk ten feet without seeing some custom wrap job or another. With matte palettes, metallic finishes and famous racing liveries so thick ...

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    SEMA: Fisker Karma and 3M at SEMA, that's a wrap

    Electric carmaker Fisker has partnered with car-wrapping specialists 3M for an interesting demonstration of what could be at this year's SEMA festivities. As we reported in greater detail earlier, the folks from 3M are wrapping up the Karma in a few fairly wild shades and stripe packages, to have ...

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    Report: Budget experiments with discounted ad-covered rental cars... would you? [w/poll]

    Everyone is looking to save a buck these days. Still, there are expenses that you just can't avoid, and whether traveling for business or pleasure, a rental car is often included in the budget. According to USA Today, an Atlanta Budget car rental office is trying a new tactic to help bring down ...

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    How to 'murder out' your ride for just $120 - in your garage

    Homebrewed BMW vinyl wrap – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Let's say you want to go all Mad Max on your BMW 330i, but aren't quite ready to give your shiny paint that Krylon finish. No worries. As user djaemac over on E90 Post found out, wrapping your car in vinyl isn't as hard as ...

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    SEMA 2009: Meguiars Wraptivo brings vinyl car wraps to the masses

    Meguiars Wraptivo - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When we think of vinyl wraps, we usually picture flat-billed baseball caps worn by tattooed dude-bros driving lifted pickups with the latest energy drink plastered on the sides. Or budget Bubbles. Or Fast and Furious poseurs. But we've ...


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