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Current Press Releases

Sonax again best brand 2016

Winning the readers’ survey of the magazines “Auto Bild” and “Motor Klassik” confirms the excellent reputation of the car care specialist from Neuburg on the Danube. Prior to this, Sonax won the readers’ choice of the magazines “auto motor und sport”, “Auto Zeitung” and “Motorsport Aktuell”. >> Details

Sonax Headlight Restoration Kit

The leading German manufacturer of premium car care presents an interesting addition to its range of powerful car care products 2016. The novelties include the Sonax Headlight Restoration Kit. >> Details

Sonax Xtreme Protect+Shine best product in Auto Bild and GTÜ test

The test ofthe German magazines “Auto Bild Sportscars” and “Auto Bild” in co-operationwith the German Society for Technical Inspection (GTÜ) put six modernpolymer-based paintwork sealing products on trial. Sonax Xtreme Protect+Shine scored thehighest rating and came off as test winner. >> Details

Sonax declared “Brand of the Century”

For the second time now, the car care specialist Sonax has been acclaimed as “Brand of the Century”. Only every three years, a high-ranked jury of the publishing house “Deutsche Standards Editionen” awards the cross-sectoral prize to German brands that represent their industry in a unique way. >> Details

Sonax to reveal many premieres at SEMA Show in Las Vegas

November 2015. At SEMA Show 2015 – the world’s largest trade fair for car accessories, refinement and tuning – Sonax will be the only car care manufacturer to wave the “Made in Germany” flag. >> Details

Sonax Insect Star is “highly recommended”

August 2015. Ten insect cleaners have been put to the test by “auto motor und sport” magazine. The Sonax Insect Star has rated very highly, displaying top cleaning effectiveness in the practical test, and the lowest price per litre, prompting testers to give an overall verdict of “highly recommended”. >> Details

Sonax wins the “auto motor und sport” paintwork polishing test

August 2015 – 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”. >> Details

Sonax celebrates its 65th anniversary

On 11 May 1949, the Sonax brand was registered and legally protected. And in 1950, the company began to pioneer the development and manufacturing of car care products.When Manfred Hoffman senior and his father took the entrepreneurial venture of manufacturing a car polish, the success was not at all certain. Inventiveness, a keen feel for market situations and excellent products played a major role in their success: today, Sonax GmbH in Germany employs around 350 people and, in 2014, yielded a turnover of approx. € 90million. >> Details

SONAX „Best brand“ for the tenth time in succession

May 2015 – For 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. >> Details

Sonax Antifreeze & Clear View Concentrate to yield top scores in GTÜ test

Together with the Auto Club Europa (ACE), the Society for Technical Inspection (GTÜ) compared ten windscreen cleaners for the winter – five concentrates and five ready-to-use mixtures. Test winner was Sonax Antifreeze & Clear View Concentrate achieving the overall rating “highly recommended”. >> Details