Author Archives: Jez Gilman

BMW M2 Coupe – Ready For The Weekend? It Is Now!

The BMW M2 Coupé successfully takes the classic M car features and delivers them all in a small car bundle. But make no mistake, being smaller in stature doesn’t mean it’s any less fun! Rear-wheel drive, sports suspension and an M TwinPower Turbo straight six-cylinder engine throws out 370hp with startling force. Air flow is […]

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Paintwork Restoration On A Low Mileage Volkswagen Golf R?

The Mk7 Volkswagen Golf R is the fastest production hatchback VW has built so far. The two-litre engine offers a seat crushing 296bhp propelling you from 0-62 mph in around 5 seconds, with a maximum torque of 380M while ‘sport’ mode delivers just the right amount of angry rumbling to complete the picture. Keeping the […]

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A Classic Mercedes-Benz 190 SL – The Hottest Ride In Town!

Marketed as a two-door super luxury roadster, 60 years after its release the Mercedes-Benz 190 SL is now regarded as a luxury classic. The monocoque shell with its flowing curves remains a thing of beauty, even more desirable now, in an age where angular lines and futuristic designs dominate. This 190 SL manufactured in 1960 […]

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Paint And Leather Restoration For A Timeless Aston Martin DB9

When you love your car, seeing the damage inflicted by regular use, especially when it’s unprotected, can be upsetting as well as impacting on the potential resale value. The owner of this 2005 Aston Martin DB9 was in just that situation: the Onyx metallic black paintwork was covered in wash swirls and other blemishes, whilst […]

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Porsche 991 GT3 RS – Created At Weissach, Preserved At Brands Hatch

The Porsche 911 is an iconic marque, and none more so than models with the RS designation. Standing for ‘Rennsport’ (German for racing), the RS variants of the 911 truly are the road-going race cars to be coveted. The latest evolution, the 991 GT3 RS is no exception. Advertised by Porsche as the car to push […]

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UF Detailing Services – Clean Technology For All Round Protection

The award-winning UF Detailing Studio has long been established at the world-famous Brands Hatch race circuit and, more recently, in Luton, Bedfordshire. Over the years, technologies move on and with them, customer requirements change. In response to improvements in car care technology, UF Detailing Studio has revised the detailing products and services on offer to […]

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Machine Polishing – What’s It All About?

Keeping a vehicle’s paintwork in perfect condition is a time consuming and tricky job. All too often it falls victim to swirls from poor washing techniques, scratches from hedges, etching from bird droppings and even marks caused by acid rain fallout. Removing these blemishes by hand can be incredibly labour intensive and some of these […]

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Mercedes-AMG G63, Developed At Schöckl Mountain, Protected at Brands Hatch

These days, SUVs tend to be either tall cruisers built for on the road comfort, or they are confident off-roaders but with little in the way of luxury. As might be expected of an executive marque, Mercedes-AMG has done its best to find the perfect combination of the two. Enter the G63: a formidable-looking SUV […]

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Kamikaze Collection – The ‘Kaizen’ Approach To Car Care

Designed, developed and produced in Japan, Kamikaze Collection is the brainchild of Kai Morita, a passionate car care enthusiast who bought his first rotary polisher at just fourteen years old. At the time, the Japanese car care industry was just beginning to develop glass coats to combat the notoriously soft finish of Japanese vehicles. However, […]

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