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Current Press Releases

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

Sonax Innovations at the SEMA Show

At the SEMA Show 2014, North Hall booth #12469, the team of German car care specialists once again brought exciting product innovations to the U.S. and Canada. The fascinating innovations are perfect additions to the extensive range of powerful car care products that exceeds the highest demands of car owners throughout the world. >> Details

BRABUS and SONAX seal partnership

By agreeing on a long-term co-operation, car refiner Brabus and Sonax bring together what belongs together: special cars and innovative premium care products. >> Details

Sonax expands production and warehouse capacities

With the commissioning of a new building complex for the expansion of the production and warehouse capacities, Sonax is pressing ahead with its expansion activities on the own premises. For the expansion, the producer of car care, cleaning and maintenance products for industrial applications invested an amount reaching into the tens of millions. >> Details

Sonax innovations for paintwork finish and car valeting

Offering innovative professional products and a one-stop shop for paintwork finish and professional car valeting, Sonax has won many customers in vehicle servicing in recent years. In 2013, this business field grew by 25 per cent over the previous year. The product range has been refined continuously, presenting some interesting novelties in 2014. >> Details

Sonax wins readers’ polls triple

Sonax wins readers’ polls of “Auto Bild”, “auto motor und sport”, and “Auto Zeitung”.When it comes to care and maintenance of cars, the absolute majority of the readers of “auto, motor und sport” say that Sonax is their clear favourite. >> Details

The new Sonax “Insect Star”

With the new Sonax “Insect star” the Neuburg car care specialists continue a successful product concept. >> Details

Long term paint protection with easy application

The new Sonax “Long Term Paint Protection” achieves convenient and resistant paintwork sealing. Sonax “Turbo Paint Protection” provides gloss and protection in record time. >> Details