Best Car Wash

Southport Plaza Car Wash

Your standard sudsy drive-thru, but bolstered by an army of elbow-greased, cloth-bearing shiners who keep your wheels looking showroom-new. Low prices, too.

1600 South Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA | 215-271-0100

2009 WINNER, Car Wash

Park and Polish

220-224 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

Their $25 hand wash includes a dashboard cleaning and an interior vacuuming that will suck up all those crumbs the kids leave in the backseat. And if you miss that “new car smell,” you can splurge on the $200 Royal Treatment package, which includes a Vaportek odor-elimination system to bring back that just-off-the-showroom-floor aroma. Read more »