Care Tips /
3 Aug 2015 10:52

What to do against „paint killers“

Insect dirt looks horrible and damages the car’s paintwork. These are organic „paint killers“ which can cause serious damage to the paintwork, particularly when exposed to solar radiation. And the longer they cling to the paintwork, the deeper the residues eat into the paintwork surfaces. Under the microscope craters and cracks can be seen, even after a short time. That’s why paintwork care is not merely a matter of a good appearance – it is indispensable to prevent damage and to retain the value of the vehicle.

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Exterior, Paintwork and Chrome

What to do against „paint killers“

Insect dirt looks horrible and damages the car’s paintwork. These are organic „paint killers“ which can cause serious damage to the paintwork, particularly when exposed to solar radiation. And the longer they cling to the paintwork, the deeper the residues eat into the paintwork surfaces.
You probably know the problem: The front windscreen is actually new, but already scratched. This is especially disturbing against oncoming light. Potential causes could be a dirty windscreen or wiper blades, but it could also be the trusty old ice scraper. more
Fairs Events / 16 Oct 2015

SONAX @ SEMA 2015

We look forward to welcome you at our booth and to inform you about our latest SONAX novelties! Get to know the leading German premium car care manufacturer. more
Care Tips / 5 Oct 2015

Luxury for the Leather

Leather needs regular care to keep it supple and to prevent premature aging. This also holds true for the leather inside the car. Particularly during the summer months, solar radiation and the heat put a lot of strain on the high quality interior furnishing, if it is not thoroughly maintained and protected. more
Before the weather turns cold and nasty one should devote a little care to the paintwork. more
Sonax Xtreme Polish & Wax 2 hybrid NPT is the clear test winner in the product comparison of the German car magazine “auto motor und sport”. more
Care Tips / 1 Jul 2015

Wellness for the precious metal

Although the dirt is not as noticeable on dark lacquered rims, nevertheless they ought to be regularly cleaned, just like the rims in classic design, before those beautiful wheels are attacked by aggressive dirt contamination. more
Olaf G from Essen asks: Nowadays, car windscreen cleaners are not only offered as concentrates, but also as ready to use mixtures. What would you recommend“? more
The German technical monitoring body, GTÜ in cooperation with the Auto Bild magazine has tested nine current summer windscreen cleaners. The clear test winner, with the rating „highly recommended“, was the SONAX XTREME Windscreen wash, in a practical three litre container, which proved to be by far the best cleaning performance in the test field. more
Company / 26 May 2015

Jubilee - SONAX celebrates 65 years

1950 SONAX begins as one of the pioneers in the development and manufacture of car care productsWhen Manfred Hoffmann senior and his father took on the entrepreneurial venture of manufacturing a polish for cars, success was not exactly predestined. A wealth of ideas, an instinct for the emerging market and outstanding products have all substantially contributed to success: Today the SONAX GmbH has about 350 employees in Germany and generated sales in excess of 90 million Euro in 2014. more
or the tenth time in succession SONAX has won the readers poll of German motoring magazine „auto motor und sport“. More than 55 percent of readers have had positive experiences with the products of the German company, which this year celebrates its 65th birthday. No other car care brand enjoys such high esteem among motorists.For the tenth time running SONAX is clear favourite for an absolute majority of German „auto motor und sport“ readers when it comes to care and value retention of the car. 55.3 percent of the 112,471 readers who participated voted for SONAX as best brand in the category „care products“. SONAX won the readers poll with a lead of about 24 percent over the second placed brand. The results can be read in the 7/2015 issue from the 19th of March. more