Sportscare Care 101
Porsche 911 GT3

Caring for your Sportscar

Porsche 911 GT3

Whether you own a brand-new sports car, a classic sports car or your sports car is somewhere in between, you will likely understand the necessity as well as the desire for providing your sports car with the proper care that an investment like this requires. Caring for your sportscar can be a multifaceted job that will cover a great many aspects of a sports car. However, taking care of your sportscar can be broken down into two main categories.

The first part of taking care of your sportscar is the inner workings or the “guts” of the vehicle, as they are sometimes referred to. While the clean lines and glossy paint job of a sports car can certainly enhance the look of the vehicle, these features are not what makes the vehicle run. That’s why you should consider caring for the engine and transmission of your sports car.

Perhaps one of the best things to do when caring for your sportscar is to follow proper maintenance of the power train. Regular fluid changes such as engine oil or transmission fluid and related filters should be done at recommended intervals.

In addition, complementary fluid such as brake fluid, power steering fluid and engine coolant should always be at capacity and should be changed periodically to ensure that it’s offering the protection and function it should. With something as simple as regular preventative maintenance, you can avoid costly breakdowns and extend the life of your sports car significantly.

The other aspect of caring for your sports car is how it looks on the inside and out. Tending to the finish and the condition of the interior of your vehicle is important for extending the life and look of your sports car.

Not only is regular washing, vacuuming and cleaning of the interior and exterior of the vehicle important, but protective sealants and coverings such as vinyl and leather protectant and waxing of the paint finish are ways to ensure that your vehicle looks as good as it possibly can. This also ensures that the finishes, whether they’re paint, vinyl, leather, cloth or any other type of material, are protected from the harsh outdoor elements that they will be some subjected to on a regular basis.

Lastly, you want to ensure that your sports car receives repairs as needed. If your vehicle is leaking fluids or overheating, ignoring the problem can make for even more significant problems down the road. When your sports car needs to be repaired, have it done as quickly as possible.

When taking care of the interior or the exterior of your sports car, you want to ensure that you use the best products as well. For example, to ensure that you protect the finish of your vehicle, you want to use Auto Super Shield. For the motor, you always want to use manufactured parts. These small details will ensure that your vehicle lasts as long as possible.

 

 

Wendy Feliu
wendy@autosupershield.com