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December 18, 2018
Bon Vivant Paint Protection Coating | Opti-Coat Motorcycle Protection | Ducati 959

Ducati 959 Panigale

We had this beautiful 959 superbike come in directly from the dealership on the day it was purchased to have the paintwork polished and protected with Opti-Coat Motorcycle Protection. Needing a multi-stage correction to remedy the buffer trails and swirl marks on the paintwork, the finished result yielded a sharper and deeper finished solid red […]
December 11, 2018
Bon Vivant Premier Package | Rolls Royce Ghost

Rolls Royce Ghost detailed and coated

Dealing with luxury at its finest, a good client of ours has returned for the third time with his recently acquired Rolls Royce Ghost in bespoke two tone matte Cassiopeia Silver and metallic grey. It was a challenge to improve on such a marvellous piece of artistry from factory as each vehicle spends months with […]
December 3, 2018

BMW 650i M

One of only 4 Australian delivered Limited Edition 650i M Sport Gran Coupe came to our workshop for an extensive list of works to protect it for meticulous and caring owner. We received it directly from the dealership unwashed as instructed to allow us to prepare it thoroughly without the hindrance of fighting waxes and […]
October 17, 2018

Choosing the right paint protection film

Paint Protection Film was first developed and used by the military as a means of protecting helicopter blades against sand blast damage due to harsh desert conditions. Over the years this product has evolved to industrial applications and now popularised by the automotive industry as the most effective means against stone chips and bug splatter […]
October 17, 2018

Why do you need window tinting?

Window tint is a thin polyester film applied to glass surfaces to enhance appearance, safety and upgrade solar control. Solar radiation such as visible light, infrared and ultraviolet can be very damaging to skin and statistically Australians have one of the world’s highest rates of skin cancer. The sun can transmit over 90% of its […]
October 17, 2018

What is car detailing?

It involves the cleaning and restoring or exceeding the original condition of the surface of the car’s finish, chrome trim, windows, wheels, and tires, as well as other visible components on both the exterior and interior of a vehicle. As detailers, we differ to car washes and panel shops as we focus and specialise in […]
October 16, 2018

What is paint protection?

The evolution of ways to protect vehicle paint from fading, dulling and staining has significantly improved over the years. Paint protection is critical. Traditionally, people are familiar with car wax which typically is made by Brazilian plants referred to as carnauba wax. Being organic in nature waxes provides a sensational glow to the finish of […]
June 13, 2017

Time is of the essence. The critical factor in quality detailing

Anyone can wash a car, but it takes an understanding of paint systems, chemicals, processes and the right equipment to be able to safely detail or restore a car aesthetically to its original condition, or as best as possible. Without this knowledge, skill and time, there lies a risk of doing some damage to your car whilst detailing it.
September 7, 2016

5 tips for professional-looking results.

As a premium car detailing business as well as a car care products reseller, we get asked all the time by hobbyists and D.I.Y enthusiasts about products like “which polish is the best?” or “Should I wax my car or apply a coating?”.