Tag Archives: Kamikaze Collection Miyabi

Series-1 Daimler Sovereign Restored To Its Former Glory

The Sovereign was a range of Jaguar-built cars with the luxury Daimler badge attached. Classed as a full sized luxury sedan and (in this instance) based on Jaguar’s popular XJ6 model, this rear-wheel drive classic is powered by an inline six-cylindered engine delivering 178hp, capable of shifting the heavy car from 0-60mph in around 9.5 […]

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Rolls Royce Wraith – Miyabi Enhances The Spirit Of Ecstasy

Rolls-Royce uses the following adjectives to describe the Wraith: Dynamic, Enigmatic, Powerful, Stylish, Dramatic. Inspired by the words of Sir Henry Royce to “Take the best that exists and make it better”, the Wraith redefines luxury, even in an age where luxury is redefined on a regular basis. The Wraith is not so much built […]

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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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Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X FQ-300 – The Evolution Of Protection

The Mitsubishi Evolution brought boy (or girl) racers out of boyhood and into man (or woman) hood. Chances are, if you had a Peugeot 205 GTi or a souped up Nova in your misspent youth, you probably own, have owned or at the very least, wanted to own an Evo when you ‘grew up’. The […]

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Preserving The Appearance & Resale Value Of A Porsche Boxster Spyder

It’s an unfortunate fact that over time, new cars lose their ‘new’ look. General wear and tear, liquid spills in the interior, swirl marks on the paintwork, fading trim, pitted alloy rims, all build up to render a tired and dull looking appearance. It’s disappointing for the owner but more than that, this damage affects […]

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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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BMW 640d Gran Coupe Receives Ultra Protective Nano-Ceramic Coating

If you need a sensible car, but don’t want to relinquish the fun of driving, then the BMW 640d Gran Coupe is a great combination. Four-door saloon car styling means there’s plenty of room to strap three moderately-sized adults into the back seats and space for shopping (or golf clubs) in the boot. The cabin space […]

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Quantum Silver Aston Martin Virage Volante Has Its ‘Miyabi’ Restored

The Aston Martin Virage turns more than a few heads, in part, as would be expected from this luxury British brand, for its show-stealing looks. However, it’s the Virage’s performance capabilities that make it really stand out from the crowd. The 6-litre V12 engine is capable of catapulting the 1890kg car from 0-62mph in just 4.6 seconds […]

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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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