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26 03, 2024

Campervan Upgrades: DIY Your Way to £1,275 in Savings!

By |2024-03-26T15:41:49+00:00March 26th, 2024|Camper Vans|0 Comments

Hey there, campervan enthusiasts! You're not alone if you've been bitten by the staycation bug and dream of hitting the open road with your home on wheels. Since the pandemic shook up our travel plans, swapping foreign holidays for adventures closer to home has become the new normal. In fact, campervan holidays in the UK saw a whopping 58% surge in 2023, and it looks like this trend is here to stay, cruising along with over 414.5 million views under the #Campervans hashtag on TikTok. Now, let's talk campervan upgrades. Damian Maginn, the go-to campervan guru and the brains behind

29 02, 2024

How Many Classic Cars Can You FOI Spy?

By |2024-02-29T09:58:23+00:00February 29th, 2024|Classic Car News|0 Comments

Guess what? We've finally got the scoop on how many old-school cars are still hanging around with us today! So, here's the deal: Of the 41.2 million cars reported to be on UK roads at the end of June 2023, there are about 340,000 vehicles (338,697 to be exact!) that are more than 40 years old and still have owners, just like you and me! This info comes straight from the folks who keep track of this stuff - the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency. But here's a little twist: not all of these vintage beauties are cruising the streets.

30 01, 2024

40 and Fabulous: Classic Cars That Could Get You Out of ULEZ

By |2024-01-30T14:03:15+00:00January 30th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*Featured Image - VW Golf - by Michael Gil* In a world where environmental regulations are tightening, particularly with the expansion of Ultra-Low Emission Zones (ULEZ), owning an older car is becoming increasingly expensive. However, there's a silver lining for automotive enthusiasts: classic cars. These timeless vehicles offer more than just a nostalgic journey; they could be a savvy solution to bypassing MOT, tax, and ULEZ charges. Understanding the Exemptions Vehicles that have crossed the 40-year threshold aren't just old; they're officially "historic." This isn't merely a ceremonial title. It confers practical benefits like exemptions from the MOT, road tax,

2 01, 2024

Cars That Stood Out: What Car? Cars of The Year 1978-1998

By |2024-01-02T17:58:12+00:00January 2nd, 2024|Classic Cars|0 Comments

Since its inception, 'What Car?' magazine has been a pivotal voice in the automotive industry, offering comprehensive reviews and insights into the latest cars. Their annual 'Car of the Year' awards, a tradition since 1978, have become a benchmark of excellence, guiding consumers in their car buying decisions. These awards celebrate not just engineering prowess, but also the practicality and satisfaction a car brings to its owner. The 'Car of the Year' accolade is not awarded lightly. 'What Car?' employs a rigorous set of criteria to determine each year's winner. These criteria include performance, comfort, safety, economy, and reliability.

30 11, 2023

Classic Cars: Meant for the Road, Not Just the Showroom

By |2023-11-30T12:52:07+00:00November 30th, 2023|Classic Cars|0 Comments

In the world of classic cars, there's a prevalent notion that the best way to preserve these vintage beauties is to keep them stored away, untouched, and unblemished. However, this approach might be doing more harm than good to the car and the owner's experience. The classic car, a symbol of automotive heritage and engineering marvel, is meant for far more than just being a static display. This blog delves into why the true essence of owning a classic car lies not in its storage but in its journey on the open road.   The Thrill of Driving Classic Cars

10 10, 2023

Restomods: Blending Classic Charm with Modern Performance

By |2023-10-10T10:18:58+00:00October 10th, 2023|Classic Cars|0 Comments

In an era where environmental consciousness is steering policies towards a greener future, the petrol-fueled engines of classic cars face an impending threat of being rendered obsolete. Government initiatives in various parts of the world, including the United Kingdom, strive to eliminate traditional petrol-powered vehicles from our roads. While this drive towards sustainability is commendable, it raises concerns among classic car enthusiasts who fear losing the cherished heritage and timeless allure of these vintage automobiles. However, there's a glimmer of hope in the form of 'restomods,' a burgeoning trend that amalgamates the best of both worlds—preserving the nostalgic beauty of

4 09, 2023

A Peek into the British Automotive Industry

By |2023-09-04T11:34:24+00:00September 4th, 2023|Classic Cars|0 Comments

Step back in time and rev up your engines as we journey through the fascinating history of classic cars in the United Kingdom. From the early innovations that paved the way for mass mobility to the iconic marques and models that have become cultural landmarks, the British automotive industry has been a trailblazer in both design and engineering. Whether you're a car aficionado or simply curious about how the UK carved its unique path in the world of wheels, this blog is your roadmap to understanding the rich tapestry of British motoring. Buckle up as we explore the ups and

3 08, 2023

Retro Rides: 10 Cars that Iconised the 80s

By |2023-08-03T17:39:40+00:00August 3rd, 2023|Classic Cars, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 1980s were a decade of vibrant colour, radical fashion, booming technology, and, let's not forget - revolutionary car designs. With the petrolhead generation embracing the rise of hot hatches, rally heroes, and accessible luxury cars, the automobile industry was reshaping its identity, producing vehicles that were not just modes of transportation but defining lifestyle icons. This piece takes you on a nostalgic journey back to the era of leg warmers and mixtapes, focusing on the European and UK cars that truly epitomized the spirit of the '80s. Whether you're a dedicated car enthusiast or simply enjoy a walk

26 06, 2023

A Guide to Classic Car and Motorhome Insurance

By |2023-06-26T13:28:10+00:00June 26th, 2023|Camper Vans, Classic Cars, Tips|0 Comments

Navigating the world of insurance can be a daunting task, particularly when it involves the treasures of your life - your classic car or motorhome. Finding the right coverage that ensures both are well-protected yet don't burn a hole in your pocket is vital. This blog post will guide you through understanding classic car and motorhome insurance, how to select the right insurance, and what factors may influence your premiums in the UK. Understanding the Basics: What is Classic Car and Motorhome Insurance? Classic car and motorhome insurance are specialised types of coverage designed to meet the unique needs of

25 05, 2023

Top 10 Classic Cars for a Quintessential British Road Trip

By |2023-05-25T10:25:50+00:00May 25th, 2023|Classic Cars|0 Comments

From the gently rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the rugged beauty of the Scottish Highlands, Britain's scenic country roads beckon for exploration, and there's no better way to savour them than from the seat of a classic car. Imagine navigating those winding lanes in a piece of automotive history, each mile revealing a new picturesque village or majestic view that could easily be a landscape painting. In this blog post, we explore the top 10 classic cars that will add a timeless charm to your British road trip. Factors to Consider Before embarking on your classic car adventure, it's