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Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads; 10 Videos Featuring Koenigsegg Hypercars

What were you doing at the age of 22? Probably the normal stuff most of us do, right? Working to earn enough to go on holiday a couple of times a year, buying the occasional car or motorbike, hating every day at your sucky job, perhaps. In 1994, and at that same age, Christian von […]

Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads: 10 videos featuring Ferrari supercars

Ferrari. Possibly one of the world’s most well-known brands, and a manufacturer name synonymous with red supercars, Formula 1 racing and producing huge amounts of merchandise – a lot of it tacky. Whether they can afford one or not, Ferrari’s worldwide army of utterly devoted fans worship the prancing horse symbol to the point of […]

Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads: 9 videos featuring Lamborghini supercars

Ferruccio Lamborghini was rich and powerful, making his wealth from a tractor factory established just after World War II. In the early 1960s, Ferruccio approached Ferrari and asked them to build him a special car, but they refused, stating they already sold those, and he could choose one of the models they already built. Bad […]

Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads: 9 videos featuring Porsche Sports & Supercars

Porsche. To many this iconic name immediately springs to mind a few things; curvaceous body designs, bombproof German engineering, a sports car for the masses, rear-mounted Boxer engines, speed, handling and perhaps the unfortunate image of an eighties yuppie in a red 911 Cabriolet. However you think of Porsche, this is a company with a […]

Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads: 9 Great Videos featuring Bentley Motor Cars

W.O. Bentley’s aim was this: “To build a fast car, a good car, the best in its class”, and in 1919 his company Bentley Motors started to do just that. Luxury and performance describe Bentley’s cars perfectly, and they are amongst the most desirable and opulent in the world, something to attain to and reach, a status-symbol, […]

Aug 16 2017

Drive more Safely in Heavy Rain with Chipex Car Screenwash

What is the best screenwash? Traditionally, a car screenwash does one or both of the following; cleans the screen and stops smearing, plus they keep the water in the bottle from freezing over in colder weather. However, there’s now a windscreen washer that does both of those things, as well as stopping water from building […]

Aug 16 2017

The Easy Way to Find your Perfect Paint Chip Repair kit!

We all hate those annoying stone chips on our cars, and it’s especially bad when you like to keep your paintwork looking its best. That dreaded ‘WHACK’ sound as what seems like an entire rock bounces off your bonnet, is maddening and you can almost hear the sound of your wallet emptying its contents, with […]

Aug 16 2017

Perfect for Petrolheads: 8 Great Videos featuring Mercedes-Benz Cars

Mercedes-Benz. The name is amongst the most iconic of any car manufacturer, for good reason; they’ve been making cars for over 130 years and in that time Mercedes-Benz have built many cars that manifest all the soul and passion you could ever want in a motor car. Sure, they’ve been through rough patches and sold cars that […]

Aug 15 2017

A guide to preparing your car for winter

If you’re reading this article and thinking “what’s the point in preparing my car for winter?”, then I’m about to point out the answer to that very question, and I’m also going to show you exactly how to do it, and what you’ll need. UK wintertime is harsh on many levels. Over the past few […]

Aug 15 2017

Winter Safety Essentials to Keep in Your Car

Car stuck in snow With winter fast-approaching, and the temperature already dropping fairly rapidly, it’s a good idea to start getting the gear together that you should keep in your car throughout winter. In the UK, heavy snow can hit unexpectedly and leave drivers either stuck because of no traction, or trapped in queues of […]

Aug 15 2017

We wish you a Merry Chipmas! Dates for Christmas closure and guaranteed delivery before the 25th

With Christmas just around the corner, we wanted to let you know when we’ll be off to enjoy the festive period. We want to ensure that you get your Chipex products in time for Christmas, so you can give Chipex as a gift or ensure your own vehicle looks great when you’re travelling to see […]

Aug 15 2017

5 Pefect Gifts for a Car Lover This Christmas

If you know someone into their cars, it always makes it slightly easier to buy them a product. But with so much to choose from, what do you choose? To help you with this, we’ve compiled a list of the five perfect gifts guaranteed to please a petrolhead! 1. Make-it-yourself high quality car wax Price: […]