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LAST ORDERS!

10/12/14: Hey folks, if you're buying t-shirts for Christmas please be aware the last date for overseas deliveries is Friday 12 December. Friday 19 December is the latest for those within the UK & NI. Get shopping!

Winter 2014 collection

19/11/14: There are two awesome new designs in the shop. A Nürburgring-inspired foxy little Fuchsrohre number, plus the retro rally Group B.

NEW DESIGNS!

14/05/14: The t-shirt monster has awoken! We've got SIX red hot new tees for you. Two Porsche-themed belters, a classy Jaguar number and three for our buddies at Bennett Racing. Get yourself to the shop now and get stuck in!

New design!

07/11/13: We've got something special for you – a new Le Mans-inspired design in the shape of 'Henry vs Enzo' Check it out now.

Shifting gears

04/11/13: We have now switched all our transactions and fulfilment over to the splendid people at Petrolthreads. This also means we can now offer some of our designs as DTG (direct to garment) prints. We're also resurrecting a couple of old favourites.

N138 range stock clearance

05/03/13: We're trying to clear our stocks of N138 shirts, so ALL T-SHIRTS ARE NOW ONLY £10! Click here to start bargain hunting.

FIVER OFF FRENZY!

01/06/13: Yes yes, throughout the month of June we've knocked five pounds off all our t-shirts and hoodies. Get dressed for Le Mans! Get a bargain! Start shopping!

Bearwood car show piccies

20/05/13: We had a lovely afternoon at a car show last weekend, check out our pics over on our facebook page.

Bearwood show pic

Spring 2013 collection

02/03/13: NEW STUFF! Awakening from out winter slumber, we're hitting you with three stunning new designs. Check out Retrodrift, Curva Parabolica and Flugwagen.

Powervamp Racing tee

31/12/12: We recently completed our first commission, for acclaimed motorsport battery and electric suppliers Powervamp Racing. You can view and purchase their new t-shirt by clicking here. They will also be at Autosport International in January, so you can also purchase them from their stand on the weekend of Jan 10–13.

Successful 2012 season for the Hoogwerfs

14/10/12: Micky Hoogwerf sent us an update on their season in their Slick Attire sponsored Westfield. They raced at Spa (pic) Dijon and Hockenheim this year, with the seven races all top three finishes. Good going!

Hoogwerf Westfield Spa Francorchamps

Last orders for Le Mans

10/06/12: You've only got one day left to order and get your shirt delivered before Le Mans! We shall be posting Tuesday so the latest we can accept (UK) orders is 8pm Monday 11 June. See you there!

Slick on sale at Le Mans

10/06/12: We are proud to announce The F1 shop and more, who have stalls in the Village and behind the tribunes on the the startline, will be stocking a selection of Slick designs over race weekend.

New design!

06/05/12: Not long to go'til the Le Mans 24 hour now – get dressed in the latest gear, our new La Sarthe design.

Class win for George Murrells

22/04/12: Slick-sponsored George Murrells claimed a class win in Britcar Endurance at Donington yesterday – a late safety car denying the team overall victory. Making great progress!

george murrellsdonington

NEW 'Oversteer Addict' design

05/04/12: Those of you who have been waiting from something new from the house of Slick need wait no more, the typetastic Oversteer Addict design is ready and on sale, click here for a look!

Tertre Rouge reprint

25/03/12: The second of two reprints, we've just restocked Tertre Rouge and added a red option, available as a t-shirt or hoodie, while we were at it.

New designs and 956 reprint

21/03/12: We've been in hibernation over winter but now the daffodils are in bloom we're waking up. Check out our first reprint of 2012, 956 now also available in white and keep 'em peeled for more reprints and some new designs coming soon!

George Murrells Wins at Rockingham!

18/09/11: Slick-sponsored George had a terriffic race, some great driving and well-timed pit stop yielding him an excellent win. Those 'Slick' decals on the car must have helped too! Next televised race, October 2, ITV4.

George Murrells, Rockingham win

Biker boy Bentley

23/08/11: Gadget show Godfather and Slick Attire addict Jon Bentley had his Winging it shirt on during his test of folding bikes in this week's show, leading to some unintentionally gratuitous product placement.

Jon Bentley

Desktop wallpapers

17/08/11: Need to brighten up your computer's desktop wallpaper? We've just added three new ones, check 'em out here.

NEW Can-Am shirt

17/08/11: Anothner new one for summer, get retro with our Can-Am shirt, check it out here.

NEW Quattro-themed shirt

31/07/11: We've just put up our first of two new designs for the summer, the Group B rally monster inspired Quattriffic shirt, check it out here.

Turbo Era reprint

31/07/11: We've also just reprinted our Turbo Era shirt, so if you missed out last time click here.

Bennett Racing in the rain

10/07/11: The Bennett Racing lads had fun at a rainy Santa Pod raceway last Friday when their 1932 Fiat Topolino was used in a Fast Five promo shoot.

'Relentless' rainy Santa Pod

Reprints now in stock

15/06/11: If you missed out on our 'Winging it' or 'Air Cooled' designs first time round grab yourself one now, as we've just had both reprinted.

New and reissued designs for Le Mans

15/05/11: We've got three new designs for you, all with a bit of a Le Mans theme. Brand new are the Yella Peril Corvette design, our Tertre Rouge design plus an N138 reissue, the camping signs design. Essential Le Mans attire!

Get your FREE stickers for Le Mans

15/05/11: In the run up to Le Mans we're chucking in a free decal for your motor if you buy two or more shirts, so get buying! Alternatively you can purchase decals here.

Mixed fortunes for George Murrells

02/05/11: Slick-sponsored racer George Murrells had a tricky time at Thruxton. Learning a new circuit and then being punted off on lap 1 of the 1st race meant 10th was the best he could manage after sustaining suspension damage. A brace of 4th places in the next two races has left him 4th in the 2011 Michelin Ginetta GT Supercup.

George Murrells at Thruxton

20/04/11: Slick-sponsored racer George Murrells had another busy weekend, including a podium finish which now puts him second in the Ginetta G55 Cup. Next race is Thruxton, April 30th, bring it on!

George Murrells

 
Jag meets Jan

11/04/11: Big thanks to Mick Hoogwerf who organised for one of our 88 Jag shirts to get signed by Jan Lammers, one of the heroic men who drove the car to victory at Le Mans.

Jan Lammers

Strong start to the season for George Murrells

05/04/11: Slick-sponsored wheelman George Murrells was rewarded with a respectable 3rd in the Ginetta G55 Cup at Brands Hatch. He came 4th, 3rd and 4th in the weekend's races and will surely be even more competitive at the next round down at Thruxton.

George Murrells

50to70

12/03/11: Big thanks to Dave at 50to70 for his lovely write up all about Slick Attire.

C&SC mention

10/03/11: Big shaaht ahht to the guys at Classic & Sports Car magazine for their nice little piece on us in the latest issue.

New designs!
05/03/11: Yes folks, winter is officially over, we have three smashing new shirts for you – Winging it, DS and Optimum Motorsport.

MSN mention

12/02/11: Many thanks to MSN Motors for including us in their Valentines Day gift round-up.

Another Slick TV appearance

08/12/10: Slick Attire Ambassador Jon Bentley was sporting his Watered Down shirt on Monday's Gadget Show. This week he pitched the PS3 Move against the Xbox Connect, with help from BBC 1Xtra's Rampage.

Jon Bentley in Watered down shirt

Reprints and hoodies

10/11/10: We've just reprinted our popular Arnage and Maison Blanche designs, including a number of hoodies for the latter. Get yours quick!
Maison Blanche hoodie

More new stuff

09/11/10: There's two bitchin' new new designs ready to buy, check out Slick Jag and Pink Pig 917

New design

20/10/10: We've been busy designing again. There are three exciting new designs on their way, the first of which is High carb diet

Retro rules

19/10/10: Big shout out to the guys at Retro Cars mag for giving our two newest designs a mention in the current issue. Thanks!

Volksworld give us a mention

06/10/10: Old Skool VW mag Volksworld gave our House of Wolfsburg shirt a glowing review in this months issue, cheers guys!

Jon Bentley the Slick junkie

06/10/10: TV's 'Mr Gadget' was sporting Slick Attire twice on Monday's Gadget Show, gawd bless 'im.

Jon Bentley pic

Slick on Facebook

16/09/10: We've plonked ourselves into the social mediasphere and got on facebook – find us here.

Slick attire on telly once again

30/08/10: TV Gadget geezer Jon Bentley was sporting Slick Attire once again on tonight's Gadget Show. The Split Splash design was given an airing – couldn't help thinking the shirt would look even better on saucy co-presenter Pollyanna Woodward though...

Jon Bentley pic

Slick in Ultra VW

27/08/10: Many thanks to Aircooled Veedub mag Ultra VW for giving our House of Wolfsburg shirt a mention in the current issue.

New shirts!

18/08/10: We've been busy with felt tips and glue and created two new designs for you. Check out our 80's F1-inspired Turbo Era and Beetle dragster House of Wolfsburg shirts.

Here come the Belgians

10/08/10: Many thanks to Belgian motoring mag AutoWereld who included our Arnage design in a t-shirt roundup in their current issue.

Survive with Slick Attire

24/05/10: Many thanks to Top Gear magazine who included our Arnage and Maison Blanche shirts in their Le Mans Survival Guide in the current issue. Cheers!

Strong to the Finnish

24/03/10: Finland's top tuning tome Tuning have kindly featured our Watered Down t-shirt in their current edition. I don't know much of the lingo, but from looking at their website I can ascertain 'tytöt' is Finnish for 'totty'.

Fit your Slicks at the circuit

24/03/10: Oulton Park circuit based Advantage Motorsport are now stocking a selection of Slick designs alongside their wide range of motorsport equipment.

Pop to the shops for your Slick Attire fix

07/03/10: Petrolhead clothing chain Wheels of Sport are now stocking a selection of Slick Attire shirts in their Edinburgh and Cardiff stores, as well as those in London and Liverpool – click here for more details.

Another new design!

07/03/10: Spring is in the air and another new design is in the shop. One for fans of Wolfsburg's finest, the MK1 Golf-themed Watered Down.

The essential selection

03/03/10: Our fave mag evo have included us in their evo essentials feature once more. Thanks guys, for giving Lancia and Air Cooled some exposure in the current issue.

A new design!

21/02/10: We've been busy in the Slick studio and we've got some new designs for ya. First to be ready is one for the Alfisti, Il Mostro.

Slick Attire on the telly (again)

02/02/10: We were thrilled to have our Lancia shirt given some serious airtime on last night's Gadget Show, when it was worn by the ever-loyal Jon Bentley during his piece on e-readers.

Jon Bentley pic

Slick Attire at Westfield London

02/01/10: We are proud to announce Wheels of Sport in London's gargantuan Westfield Centre is now stocking a selection of Slick Attire and N138 t-shirts.

Slick in the national press

15/11/09: Big thanks to our friends at The National over in Abu Dhabi who mentioned our Lancia t-shirt in the motoring section of yesterday's edition.

Slick t-shirts power Team Hoogwerf to glory

11/11/09: Hoogwerf motorsport had a terrific 2009. After races at Zandvoort, Assen, Zolder and Oschersleben circuits they romped to win the team championship for the season. Micky reckoned the 'Rotary' shirts they had helped give the little 1.6 MX-5 Wankel power!

Hoogwerf mx5

 
Bennett Racing roar to NFAA Championship title

27/09/09: Huge congratulations to the entire Slick-sponsored Bennett Racing team who clinched the 2009 Nostalgia Fuel Altered Championship title today at Santa Pod.

Relentless dragster

The Imelda Marcos of Slick

16/09/09: TV gadget expert and incurable Slick Attire addict Jon Bentley was looking resplendent in his Professional Quality shirt on this week's Gadget Show.

Jon Bentley in Profession Quality shirt

Slick featured in the press

16/09/09: The current issue of Classic and Sportscar features a lovely little profile of our shirts. Thanks guys!

Mentions in the media

21/07/09: Many thanks to the guys at Autocar for mentioning the DAB OF OPPO shirt this week and also to Octane for plugging our shirts too in the current issue.

A retro mention

11/06/09: Our Brockbank 'Class Record' shirt got a mention in Octane's Products section this month, cheers chaps!

Slick attire at Le Mans

09/06/09: Sadly we can't make it there ourselves this year and if you were hoping to have your shirts before you go you're also out of luck. Don't despair though, a selection of Slick t-shirts will be on sale in several locations in the 'Village'.

Tippity Top Gear

21/05/09: Big thanks to Top Gear Magazine who gave our Split Splash shirt some exposure in their Fathers' Day gifts feature – all sizes now in stock!

A retro mention

17/05/09: Groovalicious car mag Retro Cars gave our shirts another mention in the current issue although rather oddly it was last year's stuff they showed. Still, not complaining, there's no such thing as bad publicity!

Update from Hoogwerf motorsport

17/05/09: Those boys have been having fun recently over in Holland – scoring a first and a third place at Zandvoort and first and second at Assen.

MX5 racer

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Big win for Bennett Racing

14/04/08: The Slick-sponsored racers had a triumphant weekend at Santa Pod, winning the Nostalgia Fuel Altered class with a new PB of 6.63 secs at 181mph! The comparitively low terminal speed indicated an early shut-off with plenty more to come from the car yet – surely that five second run can't be too far away!
Relentless Fuel Altered

Bentley boy Bentleys it up

24/03/09: Channel 5 glamour boy and Gadget Guru Jon Bentley had on his 'Bentley Boys' shirt on last night's Gadget Show.

Jon Bentley

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Another new one for ya

07/03/09: Hot on the heels of our first Brockbank Partnership collaboration, we bring you some sixties Le Mans action with our Class Record shirt.

Slick shirts in evo

11/02/09: We're ever so grateful to highly-esteemed petrolhead publication evo who featured our 320i and Rotary shirts in their 'Evo Essentials' feature in the current issue. That's right, it's essential you buy one of each...

 
New Year's action for Hoogwerf Motorsport

26/01/09: The plucky Slick-sponsored Dutchmen were out recently at Zandvoort, taking part in the traditional 4-hour new year's race. They finished 40th out of 56 – may not sound too impressive until you hear they had the smallest engine in the field which included GT3s and full-on sportscars!

Team Hoogwerf image

Slick goes Retro

25/01/09: Mercy bo coop to those nice guys at Retro Cars magazine, journal of all things low and groovy, who gave our 320i and Rotary shirts a bit of exposure in this month's (February) edition.

Slick in Performance BMW magazine

29/12/08: Top modded beemer mag Performance BMW gave our 320i shirt a bit of exposure in the current issue – thanks guys!

Slick in Banzai magazine

25/11/08: Jap tuning tome Banzai kindly gave our sublime Rotary shirt a bit of a plug in the current issue. Arigato!

Slick in 1st Car magazine

21/09/08: Young driver's tome 1st car gave us a mention this month and if you've got a copy you can enter their competiton to win one of our shirts.

Slick goes down under

21/08/08: Aussie tuning bible Fast Fours gave us a mention in their window shopping section this month. Bonzer!

Slick receives evo exposure

25/08/08: We were delighted to be given some page acreage in top-rate car lover's bible evo this month. Our '917K' and 'Bentley Boys' shirts were listed amongst their essential products this month.

Slick on the box on Bentley on twice!

29/07/08: That man Jon Bentley has been at it again, sporting a brace of Slick shirts on this week's edition of the Gadget Show

Jon Bentley in Slick Attire

More success for Hoogwerf Motorsport

20/07/08: News just in from Micky of a class win and fourth overall for the boys back in June at Seven Mania Racing (at Spa), doubtless aided by the 'Slick' logos adorning the nose of the Westfield...

Hoogwerf WestfieldWant some decals for your race car? Get in touch by clicking here.

Slick on TV again!

16/07/08: Slick attire addict and Gadget Show host Jon Bentley was wearing another one of his Slick t-shirts on this week's show. Here he is in the 'Bentley Boys' in lime green...

Jon Bentley in Slick Attire

Porsche publication pushes products

01/07/08: Journal of all things Stuttgart GT Porsche kindly gave our 917K shirt a mention this month. Nice one!

Slick debut for team Pagoda

22/06/08: Mat over in Holland sent news of a promising debut for their Pagoda Garage Lancer Evo 7 last weekend. The car made it to the finals on its first Time Attack outing, no doubt aided by the 'Slick' logos on its bonnet.

evo image

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Slick and N138 on sale at Le Mans

04/06/08: Great news if you're going to this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans – a selection of our t-shirts will be on sale in two of the retail outlets within the circuit. Precise locations are hard to say but one will be situated in the row of stalls parallel to the start/finish straight (behind the tribunes) and the other within the cluster just north of the new 'village square' area.

Slick shirts get high Octane rating

30/05/08: I couldn't resist that pun... yes, those nice chaps at Octane magazine gave our shirts a nice bit of coverage on their products page this month. Bravo!

Slick in the news

23/05/08: We were delighted to see our entire latest collection given some exposure in the current issue of Performance Car magazine. Those good ol' boys at American Car World mag gave our Mustang shirt a mention this month too which is also much appreciated.

TV debut for Slick Attire

18/05/08: Gadget Show glamour boy Jon Bentley was spotted wearing our 'Mustang' shirt on this week's edition, in a jacuzzi in fact, demonstrating the amphibious quality of our products (or something like that).

Jon Bentley in a jacuzzi

Split Splash splashed over the press

13/05/08: Our Split Splash shirt was given a bit of exposure in the current edition of VW Camper & Bus mag – Nice one!

Slick Attire awarded five-star rating

23/04/08: Those chaps at Autocar magazine must have impeccable taste in t-shirts as they gave our new range a glowing review in the current issue, issuing us with five stars, no less. Thank you!

Slick sponsors race series

14/04/08: We are proud to announce our sponsorship of the Dutch Max5 racing series. This one-model series features a field comprised purely of Mazda MX5s for close racing and lots action! Find out more about it and the t-shirt we designed for them here.

MX5 racer