Author Archives: Sarah Marsh-Collings

Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth Made Show-Ready With Kamikaze Collection Infinity Wax – Part 2

Last week’s blog covered Part 1 of an extensive show car preparation on a Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth. This week the story continues! Having removed the deeper scratches from the soft, solid black paintwork, the next stage was finishing. Every section of the car was polished including the bonnet, boot and door shuts. Using a […]

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Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth Made Show-Ready With Kamikaze Collection Infinity Wax – Part 1

The Ford Sierra RS Cosworth – manufactured from the mid-1980’s to the early 1990’s this car was originally designed to boost Ford’s flagging performance in Group A racing in Europe. In collaboration with Cosworth, Ford took elements and inspiration for the design and engineering from a variety of race vehicles and the RS Cosworth subsequently […]

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Exclusive First Test: Gtechniq Crystal Serum Light Protection For A Tesla P90D

Gtechniq Crystal Serum raised the bar for the performance expected from a nanotechnology-based ceramic sealant, providing exceptional levels of resistance to swirls and extremes of pH. Once cured, the coating is so durable it can only be removed by wet sanding followed by machine polishing. Up until now Crystal Serum has only been available as […]

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Kamikaze Collection Artificial Clearcoat – Finally, A Durable Solution For Ultra-Sensitive Paint Finishes?

Ceramic sealants are known for providing swirl resistance protection to automotive clearcoats and this is particularly useful for cars with sensitive finishes which mar easily. However, some clearcoats are so delicate they become blemished as the sealant is being applied. Japanese marques, particularly with dark coloured paintwork are notoriously difficult to refine and apply sealant […]

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State-Of-The-Art Glasscoat Protection For A Mini John Cooper Works

Keen to ensure UF customers always have access to the most cutting edge car care products available, our team are always on the lookout for products that offer something different. When UF was recently introduced to Kamikaze-Collection, a Japanese glasscoat manufacturer that uses state-of-the-art technology in all of their products it followed that trials should be conducted. Initial […]

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Jaguar F-Type – A Big Cat Rescued From An Automated Car Wash

The perils of the automated car wash, with harsh wash chemicals and vigorous brushes, are well known. For anyone passionate about the appearance of their vehicle, these types of car wash are to be avoided at all costs. The wash chemicals are usually highly acidic or highly alkaline to strip dirt, grease and road grime […]

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Paintwork Restored On A Basalt Black Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

When a car arrives for a Paintwork Correction Treatment there are usually many issues to address in order to return the appearance to ‘as new’. This Basalt Black Porsche 911 (991) C4S was no exception. There were visible signs that this car is used on a daily basis and parked outdoors all year round. Fallout, contamination, […]

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Tesla Model S, Designed in Silicon Valley, Protected at Brands Hatch

On the face of it, the Tesla Model S is a luxury 5 seat electric sedan. Take a moment to really look though and you can instantly see that it’s so much more. Arguably the most advanced offering from the all-electric brigade, the Model S is a marvellous blend of engineering, innovation and technology. The […]

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SlammedUK BMW Gets Auto Finessed For Ultimate Stance

SlammedUK is a growing name in the automotive-based lifestyle and clothing arena. Started by self-confessed petrolhead Jordan Clarke, SlammedUK started out as a few local car meets and has now expanded into a significant enterprise, with members from all over the world. For people who like to combine custom-car passion with their sense of fashion, […]

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