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Group 44 Triumph TR6 for painting

A like new chassis and engine with lightweight GRP body panels should make this Triumph TR6 a straight forward paint job. but things are nether that easy.

Silver Karmann Ghia Coupe Respray and welding

Silver may be a common colour but it really suits the Karmann Ghia we restored for Charlie

Small car body repairs on classic cars and modern cars

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As well as full body repaints and classic restoration we also do small repairs and accident repair including insurance or customer direct repairs. From stonechips, partial resprays and dents to MOT failures and accident repairs we can repair your classic… Continue Reading →

Cheap car chrome alternative

Chroming automotive parts has become very expensive in recent years and although spray on chrome has been around for a number of years the end result is never that close to real chrome and often looks more like polished steel… Continue Reading →

Custom car trophies made for local VW show

As long standing members of local VW club Wolfsburg Weed Huggers we were asked to make some trophies for the show and shine at their second Lazy Day event held in June 2013. This seemed like a great excuse to… Continue Reading →

PaintShop Pros on Strippers car for cash TV show

The other week I was trawling through Ebay to see if any parts where available for our projects and I found an advert for a Citroen DS that was being broken in West Drayton. Upon phoning the number I found… Continue Reading →

Renault Alpine A110 respray

The Renault Alpine A110 was a popular choice of rally car in the late 60’s to early 70’s this particular car was used by the Gendarmerie and Renault as a test bed for development concepts. Our client has owned his… Continue Reading →

Pay for your repaint and bodywork by card

Just to let you know we now accept Visa and Mastercard Payments. There is 2.75% surcharge for card payments below £1000 and 1.5% surcharge for payments over £1000. We also accept bank transfer and cash. Cheques can be used but… Continue Reading →

Toms Beetle big hit at Volksworld Show 2013

Toms goal was to have his Beetle ready for the 2013 Volksworld show. Although the beetle only had our standard finish the paint work did come out great. After we finished the paint job Tom set about the rebuild and… Continue Reading →

Karmann Ghia body restoration and respray

  This Karmann Ghia cabriolet was bought to us for a respray but as with all good paint jobs the car needed some restoring first. Being a cabriolet the body does not have the strength of it’s coupe counterpart and… Continue Reading →

Project Citroen DS resoration and respray

This will be an on going blog so please excuse the incomplete article…. Due to the unique way the Citroen DS/id range is constructed we will detail some of the more unusual body elements that take some figuring out to… Continue Reading →

Respraying a bodyshell

One body shell for painting, modifying (to fit narrow beam) and a lot of repair work to the bolt on panels. All the panels on this Beetle are original or reclaimed. The body shows no sign of welding work and looks extremely original.

VW body part restoration and respray

Part body restoration and respray of VW campervan. This briefly describes the work that is involved in painting a car in a different colour.

Vw Baja build – preparing fibreglass for painting

Painting a custom VW bug based Baja using an old conversion as the basis with subtle body kit modifications, Metal flake paint designs and hand written sign writing in spun gold leaf.

Painting Candy Colour on a Honda Motor Bike

We don’t only paint cars we will also paint other things… fridges, cupboards, furniture and Oh yes motorcycles. Painted using a 3 stage paint waterbased candy colour paint.

Using Forza on Xbox to design paint jobs

Playing and designing car paint schemes using Forza 4 on Xbox 360. I decided to moc up the paint work on my VW Baja project using a video game.

Military MX5 respray in Satin finish

Mx5 respray in military paint. Green and Black chemical resistant hard wearing paint.

Classic car body repair and paint colour matching

A couple of examples of repair work carried out recently by The Paint Shop Pros on classic vehicles where colour matching and spray blending has been essential to achieve an invisible repair.

1 week 1 van resprayed

See a break down of the work involved in paint a car using this weeks job as an example. View the video and see the actual painting process in action

May Opening 10% discount

10% discount on bodywork and paintwork in May to celebrate our launch. read this post for full details.

Early 60’s Mini Countryman respray.

Repainting a classic 60’s MK1 Mini Countryman

How to find & contact us

The Paint Shop Pros are just north of Aylesbury Buckinghashire at Hill Cottage Farm, Hogshaw. We are a bit of the beaten track so please have a look at the map to help find us.

Sprayers biographies

Find out about the sprayers who will be painting your car.

Chrome Mr2 paint job by JDM powered.com

JDM powered hire our spray booth to paint their show car using the chrome paint that they supply

Finally open and ready for business

After nearly a year and half, two industrial units some odd new concepts in mobile spraybooths and considerable investment The Paint Shop Pros specialist paint and bodyshop is finally operational and ready to accept bookings for body and paint work… Continue Reading →

True HVLP turbine for car/automotive applications

Using HVLP turbine to spray a car and what turbine should be used to spray a car. Apollo turbine available from The Paint Shop Pros

Inspirational paint ideas

Some times when you build a car you know exactly the look you are going for, some times a little inspiration can open a new world of possibilities. Here is a selection of images that we think are cool some… Continue Reading →

Automotive paint supplys and cost

there is a whole wolrd of amaing special effect acr paints available to add extra interest to you cars paint job. Have a look at this article to see some samples of the type of products available.

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