Exterior Accessories

Best car wax and sealant 2020
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Best car wax and sealant 2020

There’s a huge range of products for protecting your car’s paintwork, but we find out which car wax and sealant is best for you
28 May 2020
Best pressure washers 2020: group test review
Best pressure washers
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Best pressure washers 2020: group test review

Blast away grime with our pick of the best powerful pressure washer cleaners on sale
20 Mar 2020
Best car shampoo 2019
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Best car shampoo 2019

Top formulas foam up to shift grime, and leave a dry finish. We test the best car shampoo to buy
20 Mar 2020
Best microfibre cloths and car drying towels 2020
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Best microfibre cloths and car drying towels 2020

If you want no spots left on your car after washing, you will need to dry it – but which microfibre drying cloth is best for the job?
23 Jan 2020
Best roof boxes 2020
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Best roof boxes 2020

Looking for a roof box for the holiday season? We test eight of the best load carriers on the market
9 Jan 2020
Best picnic hampers 2019
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Best picnic hampers 2019

Make the most of the good weather this summer and enjoy open-air meals with a picnic hamper
26 Jul 2019
Best tow bar mounted bike racks 2019
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Product reviews

Best tow bar mounted bike racks 2019

Which tow bar friendly products make loading up your car for a cycling break quick and easy?
2 Jul 2019

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Best roof racks 2018
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Best roof racks 2018

Which is best roof rack on sale? We look at rail and flush mounting market leaders to find out...
9 Apr 2018
Best bike racks: 2018 group test
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Product reviews

Best bike racks: 2018 group test

We pick from eight roof-mounted bike racks for spring getaways
21 Mar 2018
Defender Camper
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Land Rover Defender

Defender Camper

Errol Wright wanted a 'dream home' Defender where he could cook, clean up and sleep in the back...  so he built himself one
27 Sep 2017
Clarke JET9000
Clarke JET9000
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Clarke JET9000

28 Jun 2016
Draper 83414
Draper 83414
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Draper 83414

Imagine this in yellow and you can see it’s related to the Wolf.
28 Jun 2016
Wolf Blaster Max2
Wolf Blaster Max2
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Wolf Blaster Max2

An obvious alternative to the Vax package, thanks to its similar price and equally generous smattering of extras
28 Jun 2016
Nilfisk e140.3-9 x-tra
Nilfisk e140.3-9 x-tra
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Nilfisk e140.3-9 x-tra

If money is no object, this is the machine to have.
28 Jun 2016
Makita HW111
Makita HW111
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Makita HW111

No nonsense seems to be Makita’s mantra here.
28 Jun 2016
Bosch AQT 42-13
Bosch AQT 42-13
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Bosch AQT 42-13

They say you can tell the quality of a power tool by its weight.
28 Jun 2016
Vax Power Wash 2500 Complete P86-P4-T
Vax Power Wash 2500 Complete P86-P4-T
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Vax Power Wash 2500 Complete P86-P4-T

A phenomenal package for the price, considering that glut of accessories is backed up by impressive performance stats
28 Jun 2016
Karcher K4 Full Control Home
Karcher K4 Full Control Home
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Karcher K4 Full Control Home

The latest K4 is fitted with Karcher’s innovative Full Control feature, which is a lance-mounted pressure display
28 Jun 2016
Inno Tyre Hold
Inno Tyre Hold
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Inno Tyre Hold

Inno’s effort has supports for both wheels that splay to place the bike in the rack
21 Apr 2016
Yakima Forklift
Yakima Forklift
Product reviews

Yakima Forklift

With its inverted clamps, the Forklift can attach to either style of roof bar, like Yakima’s Freeloader tyre holder.
21 Apr 2016
CRUZ Bici-Rack
CRUZ Bici-Rack
Product reviews

CRUZ Bici-Rack

This frame-holding rack scores on price, but the construction is confusing and the pictorial instructions are hard to follow.
21 Apr 2016
Atera Giro
Atera Giro
Product reviews

Atera Giro

This rack locks to the roof bars like our winner.
21 Apr 2016
Thule Sprint
Thule Sprint
Product reviews

Thule Sprint

21 Apr 2016
WhispBar WB200
WhispBar WB200
Product reviews

WhispBar WB200

Placing on to the channel of the bars, rather than sliding in, the WhispBar has securing levers at opposite corners.
21 Apr 2016
Thule ProRide 598
Thule ProRide 598
Product reviews

Thule ProRide 598

As with most Thule products, this cycle rack is so convenient that you want to use it time and again
21 Apr 2016
Yakima Frontloader
Yakima Frontloader
Product reviews

Yakima Frontloader

21 Apr 2016
Autoglym High Definition Wax
Autoglym High Definition Wax
Product reviews

Autoglym High Definition Wax

12 Apr 2016
Simoniz Original Wax
Simoniz Original Wax
Product reviews

Simoniz Original Wax

12 Apr 2016
Farecla G3 Professional SuperGloss Paste Wax
Farecla G3 Professional SuperGloss Paste Wax
Product reviews

Farecla G3 Professional SuperGloss Paste Wax

Farecla’s Paste Wax has a chequered history in our tests, but it thrived in the wet conditions, making the top five for the first time
12 Apr 2016
Armor All Shield
Armor All Shield
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Armor All Shield

Another former winner, Shield is the only liquid wax in our top 10
12 Apr 2016
e-cloth e-towel Professional Finish
e-cloth e-towel Professional Finish
Product reviews

e-cloth e-towel Professional Finish

7 May 2014
Autoglym Hi-Tech Microfibre Drying Towel
Autoglym Hi-Tech Microfibre Drying Towel
Product reviews

Autoglym Hi-Tech Microfibre Drying Towel

This short-pile cloth does Autoglym no favours against longer-pile rivals.
7 May 2014
Meguiar’s Microfiber Water Magnet Drying Towel
Meguiar’s Microfiber Water Magnet Drying Towel
Product reviews

Meguiar’s Microfiber Water Magnet Drying Towel

Meguiar’s has opted for a short-pile waffle weave.
7 May 2014
Halfords Advanced Supersize Microfibre Drying Towel
Halfords Advanced Supersize Microfibre Drying Towel
Product reviews

Halfords Advanced Supersize Microfibre Drying Towel

7 May 2014