Tag Archives: RUPES BigFoot

Ex-Works Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1 – Prepared In Honour Of Jean Todt

The Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1 is instantly one of the most recognisable cars, particularly for Blue Oval fans or followers of rallying. This particular 1968 Ex-Works Ford Escort Twin Cam Mk1, with the registration BEV 782G, has particular pedigree. Prepared at the Ford Performance Centre at Boreham Airfield for entry in the 1969 Monte […]

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1970 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL ‘Pagoda’ Is Truly Best Of Show

The 280 SL Roadster was introduced to the Mercedes sports car line-up in December of 1967 and production continued through to February of 1971. The flowing lines of the vehicle favoured by car enthusiasts and celebrities alike has given rise to this vehicle’s iconic status which persists to the modern era. This particular 280 SL […]

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BMW Alpina B3 S Convertible (E46) Limited Edition (No. 113)

Hearing the word Alpina is good for the soul of any car enthusiast. Alpina is the official BMW tuning company responsible for creating some of the fastest and most desirable cars on the road. To see one in the flesh is a rare sight, and think yourself lucky if you do. UF recently had the […]

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Fast Ford Magazine Test The Rupes BigFoot LHR 15ES

Dan gives the big estate a good going over with clay, followed by a machine polish. For a relatively new car the paintwork on my car is, quite frankly, shocking. It was a lease car in its former life, and I get the impression the previous owner took great delight in washing it with gravel […]

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Fast Car Magazine ‘Tool Of The Month’ – RUPES LHR 15ES

If you’re into cleaning cars and I mean, REALLY cleaning cars then you probably know what this is – if not then let me tell you. It’s a Random Orbital Polishing Machine called the BigFoot. The machine is designed to make a truly random orbit, but manages to stay perfectly balanced, so much so that […]

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RUPES Extend Their ‘BigFoot’ Range Of Machine Polishing Kits

The RUPES BigFoot Random Orbital Polishing System has been a Dual Action revelation both for the enthusiast and the professional detailer. They have recently extended the range, bringing out new kits for both the LHR15ES and the LHR21ES machines. The RUPES BigFoot System was designed to make machine polishing easy – easy for everyone and […]

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RUPES ‘BigFoot’ Random Orbital Polishing System

Traditionally Random Orbit (or Dual Action machine polishers as they’re also known), have been considered the domain of those new to machine polishing who simply want to improve the overall appearance of their vehicle’s paintwork. Rotary polishers require experience and careful handling and so true paintwork correction has always been the remit of the professional […]

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