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How to Dry a Car Safely

Oct 20, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

While the drying phase of a car wash isn’t the most glamorous, it’s arguably the most crucial. Drying with incorrect products or techniques can ruin your newly cleaned car’s appearance or even damage its finish. Before picking up that old towel, read on to learn how to safely and effectively dry after a carwash.

How to Clean a Car Windshield

Oct 10, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

When the world outside your windshield looks blurred and hazy, you have a problem that’s bigger than just aesthetics. A clear windshield is one of your best defenses against accidents, so keeping your glass clean is essential. This post will share the step-by-step process of thoroughly cleaning your windshield.

How to Wax a Car

Oct 06, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Cars arrive from the factory equipped with an invisible gift - a protective clear coat. Over time, this coating breaks down, leaving your car at the mercy of the road and elements. You can re-create your vehicle’s original clear coat shield by applying wax, and this post will share tips on using traditional liquid wax.

How to Protect Your Car Paint

Sep 28, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Fresh from the factory, your vehicle’s car paint is expected to last for ten to fifteen years, under ideal conditions. We don’t live in a perfect world, and your car will surely encounter potentially damaging contaminants during your everyday commute. Fortunately, quality products can help keep your finish pristine.

How to Protect Your Car From Snow

Sep 22, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Winter, known for holidays and frosty beauty, has a dark side. According to AAA, winter’s road salt costs Americans $3 billion annually. Fortunately, you can take steps to protect your vehicle throughout the cold winter months.

How to Wash Your Car in Winter

Sep 13, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

While it’s far from the optimal season to clean your car, you can - and should - wash it in winter. In this post, we’ll touch on a winter-safe step-by-step cleaning process, the products to get the job done, and the benefits of conducting a car wash. 

How to Prepare Your Car For Winter

Sep 08, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

For those in the north, wintertime is arguably the most beautiful season, with snowfall and festive celebrations. Pristine as it may be, winter is the most hazardous time for your vehicle. Slick roads make it dangerous to travel, while road salt and other contaminants can eat away at your exterior, causing severe damage. Autumn is the time to prepare your car for wintery conditions. You can stay safe, protect your vehicle, and save money on repairs by conducting routine, thorough cleanings. 

How to Remove Water Spots From a Car

Sep 01, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Nothing puts a damper on a newly cleaned car than water spots. These crusty, white-rimmed dots may result from rain, puddles, or lawn sprinklers and may form quickly after standard or commercial car washes. In this post, we’ll detail several methods for water stain removal

How to Clean Windshield Haze

Aug 30, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Any driver knows that windshield haze seemingly appears out of thin air. Windshield haze isn’t just ugly; it can cause serious safety and visibility problems. This post will share how to remove windshield haze, including the scientific background behind the fog and how it appears. 

How to Clean Sap Off Your Car

Aug 17, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

If you’ve ever dealt with plant sap, you know how sticky and messy it can be. It’s challenging to get off any surface – especially with your car. In this post, we’ll provide the step-by-step process of removing sap from your vehicle and some sap science to give you a little insight into the syrupy liquid.

How to Wash Your Car In The Fall

Aug 11, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Most recognize Autumn for its cool weather, beautiful leaves, and festivities. However, Fall ushers in a dramatic temperature shift that requires detailing adjustments to be made.  In this post, we’ll discuss several steps you that’ll prepare your car for Fall, along with some suggestions to consider post-cleaning.

How to Clean Bird Poop Off Your Car

Aug 02, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

How do birds seem to know when we've freshly cleaned our cars? Their aim is impeccable! The truth is bird droppings aren't just unsightly – they can damage your paint, and car owners need to remove droppings promptly to prevent damage.

Stoner Car Care Racing News

Daytona Race Wrap Up

Feb 01, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team saw flawless pit stops and excellent strategy go for naught in Friday’s BMW M Endurance Challenge when a mechanical issue with just under an hour remaining in the four-hour race at the famed Daytona International Speedway put the team on the sidelines.

IMPC Season Opener Cut Short for Stoner Car Care Racing

Jan 29, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team saw flawless pit stops and excellent strategy go for naught in Friday’s BMW M Endurance Challenge when a mechanical issue with just under an hour remaining in the four-hour race at the famed Daytona International Speedway put the team on the sidelines. 

2022 Daytona Roar

Jan 27, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care is ready for the 2022 Season Opener! Drivers Rob Ecklin, Jr. and Ramin Abdolvahabi return to the team in 2022 ready to put their No. 09 Stoner Car Care Aston Martin Vantage GT4 in contention for IMSA’s new Bronze Cup (for FIA Bronze rated drivers).

Stoner Car Care Racing Completes Roar Before the 24

Jan 24, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team put five Roar Before the 24 test sessions to good use this weekend at Daytona International Speedway, completing final prep for next Friday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge season opener, the BMW M Endurance Challenge. 

Bronze Cup Target for Stoner Car Care Racing

Jan 19, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team makes the short drive north on I-4 to Daytona International Speedway this week, as the Roar Before the Rolex 24 begins the 2022 season for the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge series.

Stoner Care Care Racing Battles Conditions at Road America

Aug 08, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

For team engineers, it’s never a good feeling to spend the bulk of a race with one eye on the data and the other eye on the radar, but that was the case for the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in Saturday’s Road America 120, the seventh race of the 2021 Michelin Pilot Challenge season.

De Quesada Joins Stoner Car Care Racing Team at Road America

Aug 05, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Michael de Quesada joins the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team for this weekend’s Road America 120 (Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Eastern, TRACKPASS), as the iconic No. 99 Invisible Glass Aston Martin Vantage GT4 makes its 2021 season debut in Round Seven of the Michelin Pilot Challenge.

Stoner Car Care Racing Leads at Watkins Glen

Jun 28, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

The final numbers do not tell the story for the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in Saturday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 at Watkins Glen International. 

Stoner Car Care Racing Qualifies Seventh at Watkins Glen

Jun 25, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Syracuse native Brandon Kidd impressed the hometown fans at Watkins Glen Friday, putting the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in the seventh starting position for Saturday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 (2:05 p.m. Eastern, NBC Sports Gold’s TRACKPASS) at historic Watkins Glen International. 

Stoner Car Care Racing Heads Back to IMSA Competition at the Glen

Jun 22, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team heads back to IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) action this weekend in Saturday’s Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 (2:05 p.m. Eastern, NBC Sports Gold’s TRACKPASS) at historic Watkins Glen International. 

Victory for Stoner Car Care Racing at Road America

May 10, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing dominated the Can Am Endurance Cup weekend at Road America, Capturing a victory and a third place finish.

Stoner Car Care Racing Ready for Can Am Endurance Cup at Road America

May 05, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing heads to Road America this weekend, ready to take on the challenge of “America’s National Park of Speed” for Round Four of the World Racing League (WRL) season.