STRONGSVILLE, OH – PPG Industries’ automotive refinish business has received approval from Ford Motor Co. for use of PPG advanced clearcoat products for warranty repairs on all Ford vehicles.

PPG clearcoats approved by Ford include DELTRON® DC2000 Ultra Velocity Clearcoat, NEXA AUTOCOLOR® P190-6800 HS Express Clearcoat and ENVIROBASE® High Performance EC800 Ultra Fast 2.1 Clearcoat.

P190-6800 HS Express Clearcoat is a 2.1 VOC air-dry compliant clearcoat designed for use with the AQUABASE® Plus waterborne refinish system by PPG.

EC800 Ultra Fast 2.1 Clearcoat is part of the Envirobase High Performance waterborne system by PPG and is also a 2.1 VOC air-dry clearcoat.

Delton DC2000 Ultra Velocity Clearcoat is a versatile clearcoat suitable for use with Deltron DBC, GLOBAL REFINISH SYSTEM® and Envirobase High Performance basecoats.

All three clearcoats dry quickly, do not require flash time between coats or baking in a paint booth and can be polished within approximately 30 minutes. With their reduced cycle times, the clearcoats can improve productivity, increase efficiency and cut energy costs with no sacrifice in final finish quality.