Author Archives: Sean Longworth-Smith

Hi-Tech Protection For A Mercedes-Benz GLC 250 AMG

If you’re in the market for a compact SUV with serious road presence, the Mercedes-Benz GLC is a worthy contender for a spot on your driveway. The designation ‘GLC’ is derived from the model base name, ‘G’,  which represents Geländewagen, the German word for an off-road vehicle. L links to the letter C, indicating this […]

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Cosmetic Restoration of an Old School BMW (E36) 320i

Successor to the E30, the E36 was launched at a time of tumultuous change in a Germany unified for the first time in over forty years. It was the third generation of BMW’s range of compact executive cars and although originally meant to be little more than a revision of the outgoing E30, BMW made […]

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UF Introduces New Products into their ‘Clean Technology’ Range

UF has been involved in the car care and detailing industry for nearly twenty years and during that time has tried, tested and used the best products the world has to offer, all designed to make caring for your car easier and more efficient. Now, UF is delighted to introduce three new products into their […]

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Kamikaze Collection ZIPANG – Self-Healing Ceramic Coat Product Test

Ceramic coatings began in Japan as the answer to the delicate finish typically associated with their car manufacturers. These days, there is a plethora of ceramic coatings available to car care enthusiasts, with many manufacturers offering their own versions of ceramic coatings based on nano technology. However, whilst many of these are variations on a theme, […]

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A Golden Opportunity to Shine For a Porsche Macan

Ceramic coatings are the leading choice for car care enthusiasts when it comes to providing their vehicle with lasting protection. The key to their popularity lies in their efficacy and this is largely thanks to nanochemistry. The molecules involved have a large surface area compared to their internal volume. As such, they are significantly more […]

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Proudly Flying The Flag – Jaguar F-Type British Design Edition

Released in 2016, Jaguar’s British Design Edition of the enormously popular F-Type is marketed as ‘the quintessential modern British sports car, more British than ever’. Promising more drama, excitement and Britishness than centre court at Wimbledon (with a helping of strawberries and cream), one might expect the F-type British Edition to fall short of the […]

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Porsche 911 GT3 RS – Tested At Nürburgring, Protected At Brands Hatch

In an age where the car buying population and the manufacturers who service them are embracing technology’s increasing role in the driving experience, Porsche has introduced a car designed to remind us what the immersive driving experience is all about. Enter the second generation 991 GT3 RS. The first generation 991 GT3 RS was a […]

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Future Proof Protection For A Porsche Panamera Turbo S e-Hybrid

Some car manufacturers envision an all-electric future, but with the release of the Panamera Turbo S e-Hybrid (PTSEH), Porsche seems to have planted its feet firmly in the hybrid camp. Taking the plug-in tech used in the 918 Spyder hyper car, Porsche’s range-topping Turbo S e-Hybrid is their response to Tesla, delivering a passenger car that combines […]

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When Two Legends Meet – Limited Edition Abarth 695 Rivale Convertible

The iconic Fiat 500 was born during an age of privation yet its characterful quirkiness has established its reputation as a cult classic. Not surprisingly then, there have been many iterations of this little car and many collaborations between Fiat and other performance-based manufacturers. The Abarth 695 ‘Rivale’ is one such collaboration, this time with […]

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2018 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS – Total Surface Protection Package

It would be fair to say that when it comes to model options, Porsche has a comprehensive range, from track-eating monsters to more comfortable and practical iterations. However, for many looking for that Porsche driver’s smile, the sweet spot comes in the form of the 911 GTS, a sports car tuned to deliver thrilling performance […]

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