Updated November 19, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

The 10 Best Ceramic Car Coatings

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This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Also referred to as glass or nano coatings, ceramic treatments offer an additional level of protection beyond a vehicle's clear coat. They often consist of silicates, which are tiny, inorganic molecules that resist breakdown due to harsh conditions, like heat, ultraviolet light, and even acidic bird droppings. One of these products will keep your car's paint pristine without costing a fortune. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best ceramic car coating on Amazon.

10. Sensha Crystal Glow

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9. CarPro CQuartz

8. Color N Drive

7. Nasiol ZR53

6. Rising Star CC01

5. Gyeon Cancoat

4. Gyeon Pure Q2

3. Migliore Strata

2. Gtechniq Serum

1. Gyeon Quartz Q2 Syncro

Editor's Notes

November 14, 2018:

First of all, as you might expect, "ceramic" doesn't really mean "ceramic" here — not even a little, as far as fire-hardened clay goes, anyhow. They're made usually with silicon dioxide, which is what glass is made of- hence the glassy coat. Gyeon has a range of effective products, and their newest ones are highly lauded. The Synchro is amazing, as long as you have the requisite skill — it's not for beginners. Cancoat, on the other hand, is very much for beginners. If you have a high-end sports car, you'll probably enjoy the practically dripping-wet Migliore Strata. And if you want to keep everything perfectly pristine, ignore much of the marketing — you'll need a re-coat every year, or every 2 at the very longest.

Christopher Thomas
Last updated on November 19, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

Building PCs, remodeling, and cooking since he was young, quasi-renowned trumpeter Christopher Thomas traveled the USA performing at and organizing shows from an early age. His work experiences led him to open a catering company, eventually becoming a sous chef in several fine LA restaurants. He enjoys all sorts of barely necessary gadgets, specialty computing, cutting-edge video games, and modern social policy. He has given talks on debunking pseudoscience, the Dunning-Kruger effect, culinary technique, and traveling. After two decades of product and market research, Chris has a keen sense of what people want to know and how to explain it clearly. He delights in parsing complex subjects for anyone who will listen -- because teaching is the best way to ensure that you understand things yourself.

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