Custom painter Hutton joins PPG at Goodguys Del Mar Nationals

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio, March 25, 2010 – Street rod painter Charley Hutton will sign autographs at the PPG Show Truck display and take part in a PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) automotive refinish seminar during the Goodguys 10th annual Del Mar Nationals, April 9-11, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in California.

One of the most popular painters in the custom car world, Hutton’s design schemes for high-end street rods have earned him accolades such as two Ridler Awards, several Street Rod of the Year and Custom Rod of the Year awards, and an America’s Most Beautiful Roadster award. Hutton also has appeared on television, first on the Discovery Channel’s American Hot Rod show with legendary custom car builder Boyd Coddington, who has since died. Soon after, Hutton was a featured painter on Hot Rod TV and The Learning Channel’s Overhaulin’. He recently opened the Charley Hutton Color Studio in Nampa, Idaho, where he exclusively uses PPG Automotive Refinish products.

Hutton will sign autographs at the Vibrance Collection® finishes show truck display on:

  • Saturday, April 10, 9-10 a.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 11, 9-10 a.m. and 1-2 p.m.

He will also participate in a PPG presentation as part of the Goodguys Hot Rod Seminar in the Mission Tower on Saturday, April 10, from 11:15 a.m. to noon.

Goodguys is the world’s largest rod and custom association, with membership approaching 70,000 nationwide. The Del Mar Nationals is one of the group’s top events, drawing more than 2,000 street rods, customs cars and trucks, muscle cars and classics. The event showcases the industry’s latest trends and symbolizes America’s passion for hot cars, bright colors and dynamic designs.

For more about Charley Hutton and PPG Automotive Refinish products, call 800/647-6050 or visit the PPG Automotive Refinish Web site at

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