I’m sure we can all agree on the amount of wear and tear a monster truck receives. The vehicle itself is pushed to extreme limits and driven hard on a regular basis. With the flips and other tricks that they accomplish it is amazing how great these trucks can look in the end. After all, these beasts of a vehicle are also performers and must be stage ready! So what is the best protection a monster truck can have to help resist and protect its body from as much surface damage as possible while keeping it in stage-ready condition?
Ceramic Coatings & PPF For Monster Trucks
For those of you who are not familiar with ceramic coatings or paint protection film, both generally work to protect the surface of your vehicle from scratches, dings, rock chips, road debris, outside & weather-related elements. Both ceramic coatings and PPF add an additional layer of protection to your vehicle of choice while also giving it self healing properties and making cleaning and maintenance that much easier. When used in conjunction with one another they leave your vehicle with the ultimate protective shield to safeguard it as best as possible. Ceramic Coatings utilize a nano-ceramic technology and with its 9H properties, there isn’t much that can’t go up against it. Our question here was can we add these bad boys to a Monster Truck!?
Welcome the guys at SS Customs, a leading vehicle enhancement studio in Redwood City, California. These guys have many accreditations and certifications to their names from reputable brands like HRE, Ceramic Pro, 3M & Avery Dennison to name a few. They are also trusted by international brands such as Tesla, Ford Lexus & Ferrari. So, it’s safe to say they are ceramic coating experts & know what paint protection really is. While they usually tend to stick to vehicles like trucks, sports cars, commercial vehicles, etc. they were ready to rise to the challenge of ceramic coating a Monster Truck & also adding paint protection film to see what would happen when the truck was in its element.
The specs on the Monster Truck and the planning process definitely included a learning curve, but these automotive enhancement experts sure know how to get their job done and get their job done well.
While the jury is still out on just what the effects of this protection package will do for the infamous Monster Truck, we will soon know the truth when it takes its first few runs!