12 Jul Top 5 Questions About Velvet Car Wraps
For luxury car owners, vinyl wraps are a unique way to give a vehicle new color, style, and personality while adding a layer of protection that helps to maintain the original factory paint job underneath. There’s been no shortage of unique car wrap designs over the years, and the industry is constantly changing and coming out with new textures and finishes to give drivers even more options to choose from and even more ways to transform their rides—like velvet.
The sensuous, high-end look and feel of velvet pairs well with the most luxurious makes and models, which is why velvet cars are right at home in playgrounds to the rich and famous like Miami, New York, and Los Angeles. If you’ve been thinking about wrapping your car anyways, take a second to imagine the attention you’ll garner driving down the street in your velvety-smooth velvet-wrapped sports car.
Now that we have your attention, let us answer some of the most common questions we receive about velvet car wraps so you can decide if this bold and imaginative options is right for you.
Are Velvet Car Wraps Popular?
While you may not care about “keeping up with the Kardashians,” Khloe Kardashian’s new velvet-wrapped Range Rover is one of the most widely publicized examples of velvet car wrapping. Of course, the Kardashians aren’t the only ones going velvet. Metro.co.uk called velvet car wrapping one of the hottest trend for motorists with money to burn. In other words, velvet car wraps exude wealth and status and begged to be stared at, touched, and envied
In addition to elevating your vehicle into an elite status symbol, velvet car wraps offer additional benefits that make them popular with luxury car owners. For instance, they protect the car’s factory paint job from the elements, preventing corrosion, fading, and other damage.
What are the Available Velvet Wrap Colors?
Though black tends to be a favorite color among those with velvet wrapped cars, these wraps come in several stunning hues. Whether you want to completely change the color of your car or keep it the same shade but add the softness and richness of velvet, Auto Super Shield offers more than a dozen velvet wrap colors to choose from, including:
- Anise (lime green)
- Caribbean blue
- Deep blue
- Dolphin (slate)
- Pearl Grey
- Sports red
- Wimbledon (charcoal)
Will a Velvet Car Wrap Stain My Car?
With such opulent colors to pick from, some drivers are concerned about velvet wraps staining their vehicles. In fact, velvet car wraps pose no risk to the paint job underneath, and won’t stain, scratch, or in any way harm your car’s original paint job. When you’re ready to change the look of your car, simply return to the shop and let a professional “peel” off the velvet wrap to reveal your vehicle’s pristine paint and body underneath. Long story short: Whatever condition your car is in when it’s wrapped in velvet, that’s the condition it will be in when the wrap comes off.
How Much Does a Velvet Wrap Cost?
The cost to “velvetize” your car depends on a number of different factors, including the type of vehicle you’re having wrapped, the size of the area(s) receiving velvet, and even where you go to have your car wrapped. In any case, there’s one thing for certain you can say about velvet car wraps: They look a lot more expensive than they actually are. Contact a professional car wrap shop near you to get a firmer idea of how much it will cost to wrap your sports car in velvet.
Is Velvet Hard to Clean and Maintain?
Though the high profile appearance of a stylish velvet car wrap suggests that velvet might be difficult to clean and maintain, the reality is that velvet car wraps are as easy to clean as any other type of vehicle wrap. This means you can keep your velvet-wrapped car looking great by going through the car wash or using a high-pressure water jet. And because Velvet Elite Wrap is coated with special adhesives and durable textile fibers, it can stand up to the worst Mother Nature can throw at it.
If you want to give your luxury car a stunning makeover that will turn heads and elevate your vehicle into an unmistakable style icon in your town, contact Auto Super Shield today about a velvet car wrap. Call (561) 367-0101 to discuss the possibilities or learn more about our luxury wrapping services.