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Concours newcomer scores quartet of summer wins

Concours newcomer scores quartet of summer wins

Passionate car modifier, Mark Byrne, has secured an unprecedented four concours wins with a 15-year old Volkswagen Golf in his very first summer season of competition.

Women drivers are dirtier than men

Women drivers are dirtier than men

More than half of Britain’s car drivers leave their car unwashed for six months at a time or longer, according to research by Autoquake, the UK’s largest online car retailer.

Keep your car clean for a year with HSBC Car Insurance

Customers who take out a new car insurance policy direct from HSBC can now benefit not only from the best available quote from a panel of insurers, but for a limited period will also receive 12 vouchers for free monthly car washes, courtesy of ARC and IMO.

Autoglym partners with Status Grand Prix

Autoglym partners with Status Grand Prix

Status Grand Prix is delighted to announce an agreement with Autoglym, the UK’s leading producer of premium car care products, to be an Official Technical Partner of its GP3 Series team.

Economy causes car wash cuts

Cutting back on dining out might be an obvious saving as inflation eats into the domestic budget, but this is just one way Brits seem to be making their £ stretch further, according to new research from AA Financial Services.

Fabulous free Father’s Day gift idea from GEM

Father’s Day is approaching and not-for-profit road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist has come up with a GEM of an idea for a father’s day.

Waterless car wash a great success at Knockhill’s Motorfair

Waterless car wash a great success at Knockhill’s Motorfair

Motorfair, the annual Scottish Motor Show, took place over the last weekend at a very warm and sunny Knockhill Racing Circuit in Fife. Tens of thousands of people arrived at the circuit over the two Motorfair days.

Turtle Wax Black Box - The ultimate in black car care

Turtle Wax Black Box - The ultimate in black car care

Black cars look great when they are clean, but keeping them clean is a challenge; that was until now. The car care experts at Turtle Wax have come to the rescue of black car owners across the country, with the launch of its eagerly anticipated and unique ‘Black Box’.

A clean set of wheels with Jason Plato

A clean set of wheels with Jason Plato

To most men, the car takes pride of place when it comes to their possessions. New research even goes as far to state a third of British men view their motors as a part of their personality.

Forget the new car, motorists snap up the smell

Take a whiff of pear drops, add the nectar of paint thinners and a sniff of nail varnish, mix together and the result is a top selling odour in demand from millions of drivers.

Motorists advised to jet wash cars to remove volcanic ash

Motorists advised to jet wash cars to remove volcanic ash

Motorists are being advised to jet wash their cars to prevent damage from falling volcanic ash. Experts from car accessories retailer Halfords say the tiny particles of grit belching out from the Icelandic eruption could badly scratch paintwork if not properly removed.

Prepare your car for summer

The IAM (Institute of Advanced Motorists) has offered drivers advice on how to prime their cars properly for the warmer weather.

Cleaning volcanic ash from your car

Motorists across the UK are being warned that the volcanic ash from the Icelandic eruption could damage vehicle paintwork.

Car drying made easier

Car drying made easier

Motorists will now find it easier than ever to dry a freshly-washed-and-rinsed car, following the launch of Autoglym’s new Hi-Tech Microfibre Drying Towel. The new towel incorporates advanced microfibre technology and a unique woven construction to provide maximum absorbency in a shorter space of time, leaving a streak-free finish.

Clean up with Halfords

Clean up with Halfords

Now is the time to show your car a little TLC and repair the ravages of winter on your paint, trim and tyres. With great offers on a wide variety of car cleaning products from Halfords this spring, there’s never been a better time to clean up!