A hot hatchback is always something that is going to be adored by most avid car enthusiast for their great handling, big power outputs and, being based on ordinary day-to-day hatchbacks, panels and parts are cheap and easy to find when things go wrong; attributes that you would want any performance vehicle to be. The hot hatchback love was born in the eighties with the Volkswagen Golf GTI, Renault 5 and of course the Peugeot 205 GTI. These cars cemented the hot hatch foundati
The Porsche 911 is still one of the most desired sports vehicles available even after its launch in 1963, although the modern production models are far more refined and offer a lot more creature comforts that their predecessors. That aside, the fan club of the Porsche 911 has always continued to grow with each chassis model that is released from the original 901 models to the current 991 series (which is the chassis featured here). Of course the latest models are now in use o
Great Britain has designed, developed and produced some of the most iconic, well remembered and beautiful vehicles that have ever driven on roads across the globe. Jaguar had the beautiful E-Type, Aston Martin had the glorious DB5 and of course, there was the classic Mini - an unlikely candidate to be nominated the second most influential car of the 20th century when you compare the compare the luxury, shapes and performance of the former mentioned vehicles. With its transver
Over the past ten years 4x4 SUV vehicles have become a solid part of the automotive market. Originally designed for those cross-country adventures but have evolved into a breed of vehicles that will more regularly be seen prowling the streets of a more urban setting - dominating the roads rather than the ranges it seems. This evolution has brought the SUV market to produce vehicles that are now equipped with high quality leather upholstery, the latest technology and engines t
The market place for a German performance saloon is one that is loved around the world. The majority of them being rear wheel drive, front engine with big power and often dripping with the perfect mixture of luxury and pedigree with upgraded interior and exterior trim. The BMW 'M Division' seem to lead the way for these types of vehicles with their beloved M3, M5 and the more recent M6 but Audi have always been able to retaliate with their RS models; more particularly the RS4
Range Rovers are a common sight on the driveways of sports personalities and various celebrities over recent years. A high driving position, exclusive luxury and the ability to perform both on or off the road made them a vehicle to roam the world at their owners leisure. However, the modern image of the Range Rover brand is being pushed predominantly towards buyers who remain well within a city center rather than a muddy swamp. The HSE and Sport models offered the pinnacle of
The Bentley Continental GT was introduced to the luxury coupe market in 2003, the first generation featured a hefty 6.0L Twin Turbo W12 engine that could offer a surge of power whenever the driver saw fit. Many variants of the first generation were introduced alongside the Continental such as the Flying Spur, GT Diamond Series, GTC, GTZ and supersport to name a few. This caused even the most particular businessman to be spoilt for choice when looking for a luxurious vehicle.
BMW have produced a previous array of roadsters over the last few decades such as the Z1, 507, Z3 and Z8 to name a few. Introduced in 2002, the BMW Z4 was put into production to replace the Z3 and continue BMW's presence in the sports roadster market. Featuring an array of engines, upgrade packages and the option of a hard top coupe later on in production meant the Z4 had something to spark the interest of anyone. Not to mention the front engine, rear wheel drive layout that
When people talk about iconic Fords there are many to pick from. Ford RS200, Ford Escort Cosworth, Ford GT and so on, each offering theirown charm to entice Ford fans to dream of owning one (or all if your wallet can handle it). Each classic fast Ford have always got one thing in common - Motorsport. Ford were always providing vehicles for competition, the legendary Ford GT at Le Mans was built to bring a victory over Ferrari whilst their Escorts were dominating the loose sur
The Audi A3 has been a solid contender for one of the most desirable hatchbacks over recent years. Modern styling, great build quality and an array of engines that allow suitability to any potential buyer. Alongside engines, interior trim and various bodywork upgrades are available dependant on the requirements of the buyer, needless to say there are a fair few options available from leather seats, headlight types, wheel designs and so on..
This Audi A3 S-Line was looking
As each year passes, more people look to replace their existing vehicle with something new. Manufactures offering lease-purchase contracts and the added comfort of warranties have made purchasing a brand new vehicle more tempting than ever, 2016 is no different. March will see the introduction of the most recent '16 plate' vehicles to our roads but this doesn't come without some words of wisdom to gain the most from the brand new vehicle you are so eagerly awaiting delivery o
The Audi 'S' range has become ever so popular in a market of high performance (and quality built) German cars. Ranging from a little hatch through to full sized 4x4 SUV, its safe to say no one is going to be short on choice - even if home commitments help your decision. The Audi S3 is the perfect compromise between big performance and small body size, making it one of the most commonly seen 'S' models. With a 1.8 Turbo engine and 4wheel drive, the 221bhp has no issues in carr
There are a high number of high spec 4x4's roaming around the roads over recent years. Whether you're looking for luxury, image, practicality or saftey it goes without saying that the market is well catered for. The BMW X5 was introduced into the market in 1999 and ever since they have grown in size and popularity to make these one of the best German SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) that is available today.
This 2012 model in Carbon Black brought in for a Maintenance Detail af
With 2016 now upon us, many people have made their resolutions to better themselves and their lifestyles. Whether it to be eat healthier or visit the gym more often, everyone seems to have theirown way to better themselves. Our new year resolution is to give even more to our clients. This is why throughout January we are running a discount offer on our 'Protection Detail' service. From the 1st to the 31st January, all Protection Details will be discounted by 10% of the origin
Cold temperatures and wet roads aren't uncommon during a typical British Winter. Even if you're not up-to-date on the latest car care guides, you'll know that these two factors often result in icy roads that need regulating. Big, bright and yellow lorries that fling salt grit over the carriageways to prevent ice building up on the roads but whilst this might not sound like an issue, salt and water is very much an enemy of any vehicle when they are mixed together. Gladly, ther
When you associate quality, luxury and road presense with a car its not uncommon to hear the word 'Bentley'. Sharpe shoulder lines, curved hips and a voice to die for are all things that come together to create a modern, sleek and desirable luxury coupe. The Bentley Continental GT was introduced in 2003 and ever since has been the luxury coupe to set the benchmark amongst other manufactures and even today, the first generation of GT still look as good as the later models.
The world of Detailing has come a long way over the years. New technology, updated products, different paint types & finishes alongside so much more means there is more information to read up on and remember in order to master all these modern changes. One thing that has not changed however is the way in which you should maintain your vehicle.
The importance of maintenance and aftercare on any vehicle is far larger than the initial rectification. You could pay the very top
This Audi S3 has previously received a paint job prior to the new owners purchase. Sadly, whilst a re-spray is meant to make a vehicle look refreshed and brand new again, this one had almost ruined the appearance of the entire car due to it being poorly finished... or not finished as it seems... Firstly removing the licence plates the vehicle, the wheels were misted with a fallout remover and left to soak into the brake dust for a few minutes. An assortment of wheel brushes a
This 135i has previosly had work done by myself a few months ago. Previous work removed swirling, bird etchings and more defects in the form of an Enhancement Detail. This time the client returns to get his beloved BMW (alongside his sisters Seat Leon FR) protected ready to fight the less favored time of the year for car lovers. So, onto the detail.. Firstly removing the licence plates from both front and rear of the vehicle, the heavily covered wheels were misted with a fall
Whether you're a professional, amature or even an intermediate car care enthusiast, it is going to be no queston that you have tried a fair few products to try and get the best finish from your vehicle. Most start from the bottom of the ladder and make do with whatever is left over in the garage from years ago when another family member used to take care of their cars. Some pop to their local retail store (take your pick) and see whats on offer and then the rest take to onlin