Six fantastic ways to shine your ride


No matter the season, we’re always looking to find excuses for riding our cars around town. Only the most shining chariots are noticed. Make sure your car is ready for action. Everybody has their opinion about the best car wax. Different waxes might be better for different purposes. This list was created using user ratings and reviews. We’ve selected waxes in a variety of price ranges to meet a variety of needs.

Meguiar’s Ultimate Liquid Wax – Starting at $19.93 (34% off)

  • The Key Features
  • 16 oz. 16 oz.
  • Liquid wax
  • Meguiar’s Original Ultimate Liquid wax has greater protection and shine.
  • It is easy to apply and take off even in direct sunlight
  • Use a “pure synthesized formula” for long-lasting protection.
  • Hydrophobic polymer technology can increase water beading
  • Clear coats are safe

It can be applied by hand or a polisher.

The new Meguiar’s Ultimate Liquid Wax formula has a glossier look, increased protection, and more water beads that the previous formula. The wax can be used even in high heat and is durable. The new synthetic formula gives cars a shiny shine. You can use this wax with a polisher or by hand. It can be used on clear and glossy coats.

Chemical Guys Butter Wax – $18.99 (5% Discount).

  • The Key Features
  • 16 oz. 16 oz.
  • Liquid wax
  • This recipe includes natural Carnauba, polymers, and resins
  • All finishes, including ceramic coatings, are safe.
  • Protects against UVA and UVB radiations.
  • This guide is for professionals and beginners alike.
  • Produced in Southern California


Chemical Guys’ Butter Wax is a blend of natural carnauba and resins. It promises to shine your vehicle’s surface and give it a wet, glossy finish. You can use Butter Wet Wax on any finish. Butter Wet Wax can be used on cars, boats, motorcycles, or other vehicles. It is not recommended to be used on matte finishes. The UVA and UVB rays are protected by Chemical Guys wax. Both beginners and professionals can use it. It leaves a banana-like fragrance that will make your skin feel amazing! This wax is one of the most economical. This wax is also produced right here in the U.S.A.

P21S Concours Carnauba Wax – $37.95

  • The Key Features
  • 6.2 oz. Container
  • Promises a “Concours look”
  • Paste wax, not liquid

Formula is a combination of Brazilian no. Formula is a mixture of yellow carnauba and beeswax

Made in the United States

For its mirror-like shine and ease of use, P21S carnauba wax is a favorite among both enthusiasts and detailers. This wax is made in the USA using a combination of Brazilian no. 1 yellow beeswax, carnauba P21S is available in a 6.2-ounce package. This is pure essential wax and contains no dyes or fragrances.

Griot’s Garage Premium Carnauba Paste Wax – $33.99 (19% off)

  • The Key Features
  • 12 oz. 12 oz.
  • Water beading is done using hydrophobic technology
  • Paste wax, not liquid
  • High gloss formula


Griot’s Garage wax is another carnauba-based wax that is easy to apply. Hydrophobic technology increases water beads and makes it easy to apply. Griot’s Garage claims it uses the “best grade carnauba” to give its customers “superior shine, protection and water-beading.” This wax should not be used as a final product.

  • Turtle Wax T-223 Shell Paste wax (9.5 oz. – $9.68
  • The Key Features
  • 9.5 oz. Container
  • Paste wax, not liquid
  • Protects and shines with “super-hard” shell
  • The “leading car wax” worldwide
  • The formula can be used for up to 12 months
  • Simple application and removal
  • Protects against UV rays

Turtle Wax Super Hard Shell finishes last up to 12 months, and are very affordable. Their product is so trusted that they have named it the “leading car wax in the world”. It is easy to apply and remove, protects paint from UV rays, and gives your car serious shine.

Meguiar’s Gold-Class Carnauba Plus Premium Paste wax (11 oz – $12.47 (17% Off)

  • The Key Features
  • 11 oz. Container
  • Paste wax, not liquid
  • Formula is a combination of carnauba waxes, polymers and other ingredients.
  • Protects your investment for “long lasting”
  • This product is great with clear coats or other glossy paints
  • Simple application and removal
  • It can be used by hand or with a dual action polisher

Soft foam applicator comes with every purchase

This 11 oz. This 11 oz. This 11 oz. container of Meguiar’s Gold Class Carnauba Plus Paste Wax contains carnauba, polymers, and provides paint protection. Clear coats can be used with it. It is also easy to apply and take off. The wax can be applied by hand or with a dual-action polisher. The wax comes with a soft foam applicator. If you already have one, you don’t need one to buy one.

How to wax your car

Do you have any questions about how to apply wax? Autoblog Details has detailed instructions for how to maintain your vehicle. If you have any suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them. Are you satisfied with our selections? Do you have other suggestions? Leave us a comment. Have fun waxing.