Archive for the ‘Best Buy’ Category

Collinite 845 Surprise Winner in Auto Express Car Wheel Wax Test

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Collinite-845-Auto_express-Best-Buy-Award-Winner-2011Anyone with alloy wheels will be well aware of the time and effort required to keep them gleaming and the corrosive effect that brake dust and other muck & grime can have on them. In order to help solve this problem a wide range for wheel waxes and wheel sealants have sprung onto the market in recent years.

All aimed at keeping your wheels looking good for longer and protecting them from these corrosive elements. In a recent test Auto Express put 12 of the most popular wheel waxes through their paces with a surprise winner – Collinite No. 845. So which ones were test, what were the results and why was the winner such a surprise?


Comma and Armor All Glass Cleaner Take Top Two Places in Auto Express Best Buy Test

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Auto Express Glass Cleaner Test 2011This week saw the publication of the Auto Express test, which put 14 of the the UKs most popular car glass cleaners in a head to head battle for their Best Buy 2011 award. The top spot going to Comma Glass Cleaner, closely followed by Armor All Glass Cleaner.  But what were the winning qualities of these and the other products tested? We take a closer look at the overall results and also bring you some of our own thoughts as to which ones we recommend… (more…)

Autoglym Rapid Detailer Picks Up Auto Express Detailing Spray Best Buy Award 2011

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011
Autoglym Rapid Detailer Auto Express Best Buy Award Winner 2011

Autoglym Rapid Detailer Auto Express Best Buy Award Winner 2011

Auto Express have just published their detailing spray product test results, with the first place Best Buy Award going to Autoglym Rapid Detailer.

Commenting on the test Auto Express concluded this product “ hard to beat. Simply spray it on and wipe with a polishing cloth. It was still beading water well after six weeks and is competitively priced”

The test comprised of sectioning the bonnet of a car that had been waxed and driven for a week before the test and was then washed and dried ready for the application of the detailers. Each detailing spray was assessed for ease of use, price and how well they beaded water over the next six weeks – which also included the latest of the big freezes we had here in the UK. A section of the bonnet was also left untreated for comparison.

In a close second place was (more…)