Ultimate Finish Host The First UK Nanolex Detailer Training Day

German car care and detailing brand Nanolex – now well-known as being car sealant aficionados – visited Ultimate Finish HQ at Brands Hatch Race Circuit in Kent, to take us through their very first UK ‘Detailer Training Day’. Organised by the official Nanolex UK distributors Three60 Limited, Nanolex Car Care owner Florian Kessler – alongside Nanolex’s in-house […]

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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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BMW E30 325i Cabriolet – Swissvax Gloss Enhancement

One of our customers is an avid enthusiast of the BMW 325i series and loves to see them brought back to a high standard. The latest one he found himself in possession of was in desperate need of some TLC, and the desirable colour combination of Diamond Schwarz Metallic with black leather interior really lent […]

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BMW M5 V8 Competition Package – New Car Protection

The BMW M5 is a remarkable ‘super saloon’ and the latest version, the V8 Competition Package is nothing short of awe-inspiring. Boasting 575bhp and a 0-62pmh time of 4.2 seconds, this outwardly ‘normal’ saloon style car would beat a 997 Carrera S off the line – impressive, considering it’s nearly 25% heavier! BMW describe it […]

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Nanotechnology And Its Role In Automotive Surface Care

What is nanotechnology? There are a lot of car care products on the market today which claim to employ ‘nanotechnology’, stating nano or nanotech products last longer and work better. But what is nanotechnology and what role does it play in car care? Defined simply, nanotechnology is the manipulation of matter at subatomic level (smaller than […]

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Audi Q3 TDi Quattro – Nanolex New Car Protection

Protecting your new car from the beginning is an important factor in maintaining the potential resale value of your investment. A good nanotechnology sealant will help protect from swirls, scratches and UV fading as well improving the overall gloss appearance. An Audi Q3 TDi Quattro in Daytona Grey, a pearlescent dark silver, arrived at the Ultimate […]

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Porsche 911 (996) Carrera 4 – Gloss Enhancement Treatment

The Polar Silver paintwork on this early 996 was in remarkably good condition considering it has covered 93,000 miles and gets used on a regular basis (not hidden in the garage!) It has all original paint too – the paint depth readings showed a fairly uniform thickness of paint over each panel, indicating the paintwork […]

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VW Touareg V6 Altitude TDi – Gloss Enhancement Treatment

The bigger the car, the more bodywork there is to show up any swirls and scratches. This ‘nearly new’ VW Touareg V6 Altitude with Deep Black Pearl paint had plenty of metallic flake which, despite the vehicle only covering 6000 miles was already showing signs of surface damage. The owner booked the Touareg into the […]

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BMW 1 Series M135i in Sapphire Black – New Car Protection

Ultimate Finish has long advocated protecting new cars right from the start and this customer was determined to make sure his brand new BMW M135i received the best. With the customer being based overseas, UF collected the car from BMW’s distribution centre and brought it to the Ultimate Detailing Studio for a New Car Protection […]

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BMW E30 325i Cabriolet – Full Paintwork Correction Treatment

Manufactured between 1981 and 1994 the E30 is probably BMW’s most iconic model type and at the time, the 3-series 325i was the model to have. These days there are fewer and fewer good examples around, but after a lengthy countrywide search our customer found one that was remarkably original – and he was understandably […]

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