27 04, 2023

10 Classic Cars That Defined the 60s

By |2023-04-27T10:34:38+00:00April 27th, 2023|Classic Cars|0 Comments

Classic cars hold a special place in the hearts of automotive enthusiasts and popular culture alike. Their timeless designs, mechanical ingenuity, and evocative presence continue to captivate us. Each decade of automotive design has cars that are synonymous with the era. The Swinging Sixties are no different. We've decided to take a look back at 10 classic cars that defined the 60s; what's more, they're all British Classics! These ten cars defined the era and left an indelible mark on automotive history in the 1960s and beyond. Unlike today, back in the Sixties, Britain was at the forefront of automotive

28 03, 2023

10 Things to Look out for When Buying a Used Motorhome

By |2023-03-28T11:09:31+00:00March 28th, 2023|Camper Vans|0 Comments

Whether you're dreaming of a life on the open road, an extended holiday touring around the country, or just looking to save some serious cash compared to buying a new campervan – purchasing and using a used motorhome can be an excellent way to go!  But before making your purchase, you should take some key steps first. To that end, we've compiled this blog post with ten items for you to look out for when purchasing a used motorhome; from visual inspections and checks made during each stage of ownership (including potential paperwork considerations) to understanding advice about service history

16 02, 2023

Campervan and Motorhome Speed Limits

By |2023-02-16T15:36:24+00:00February 16th, 2023|Camper Vans|0 Comments

If you’re thinking of buying a campervan or motorhome, it’s important to understand legal speed limits as they apply to you. In this post, we explain everything you need to know about campervan and motorhome speed limits so you don’t get caught out. How to determine which speed limit applies Speed limits can be a little confusing when it comes to campervans and motorhomes. You may not know that speed limits are lower for campervans and motorhomes. However, it’s not quite as simple as that. Whether the lower speed limit applies to you is dependent on the particular vehicle you’re

2 01, 2023

7 Tech Essentials to Include in Your Camper This Year

By |2023-01-02T16:33:23+00:00January 2nd, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It's hard to live without technology these days. Even when you're living the simple life in your campervan, you can enhance your quality of life by investing in a few tech essentials. In this post, we consider seven tech essentials to include in your campervan this year.   1. Lights Lights are essential to enjoy evening activities such as reading or cooking when you're out in the wilderness. When selecting the best lights for your van, consider what you want to use them for and where to place them. For example, you may want softer lighting in your sleeping area

30 12, 2022

Earn up to £1000 – Refer Someone Selling a Classic Car to Us

By |2023-01-11T13:18:50+00:00December 30th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

In these tough economic times, we’re all looking for ways to make our money go a bit further. We can help you start the new year with a nice little cash boost that can help you recover from the cost of Christmas festivities and start your year on the right footing.   You can earn a handy cash injection of between £250 and £1000 - All you need to do is refer someone selling a classic car to us. This might just be the easiest cash you have ever made!   Do you know someone selling a classic car? Perhaps

28 11, 2022

6 Tips to Help You Sell Your Classic Car

By |2022-11-28T11:34:24+00:00November 28th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Did you know that the classic car market is estimated to be worth over £5.5 billion to the UK economy? If the time has come for you to part with a classic car, you may be wondering what the best way to go about it is. There are a few things you need to do to prepare your car for sale. With that in mind, here's a quick guide on how to sell a classic car.   1 – Do some research   Before you part with your classic, it pays to do some research on the market and get a

13 11, 2022

Classic Car Industry Could be Wounded by New National Scrappage Scheme Under a Labour Government

By |2022-11-13T13:30:50+00:00November 13th, 2022|Classic Car News|0 Comments

Recent comments made by the shadow transport secretary, Louise Haigh MP, are concerning for classic car enthusiasts. When questioned about the possibility of a nationwide scrappage scheme being reintroduced under a labour government, Ms Haigh said such a scheme is something her party are ‘looking really carefully at’. The comments, which were made at a recent Labour Party Conference, follow a tweet by the shadow transport secretary back in March, which stated: ‘We’ll help families with grants and interest-free loans to make the switch to affordable clean vehicles, and trial a national scrappage scheme’. These comments come as a concern

24 10, 2022

The Radiator Grille – The Face of Cars is Changing

By |2022-10-24T12:16:39+00:00October 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*Image by Mercedes Benz AG   With the introduction and evolution of electric vehicles, the face of cars is changing. The traditional radiator grille, a standard feature for over a century, no longer serves a vital purpose. Will this drastically change the look of our cars, and what will take its place? Why Were Radiator Grilles Needed? The radiator grille plays a vital role in a car's cooling system, allowing fresh, cooler air to reach the car's radiator lowering the temperature and preventing overheating. As well as helping to cool the engine, grilles can also have other uses. In some

1 10, 2022

Owning a Classic Car on a Budget

By |2022-10-01T20:50:33+00:00October 1st, 2022|Classic Cars, How-To's|0 Comments

Classic cars can be a good investment, bringing benefits such as road tax exemption and appreciating value. However, they can also come with financial pitfalls, which owners need to be aware of. With the rising cost of living, some classic car owners might soon find their passion unfordable if not kept in check. This article will provide some tips to help you continue owning a classic car on a budget. Do your research before buying a car as an investment If you’re looking to purchase a classic car as an investment, with a view to selling it on for a

22 09, 2022

World’s Oldest Motorhome Fetches £63,000 at Auction

By |2022-09-22T15:27:14+00:00September 22nd, 2022|Camper Vans|0 Comments

*Image from Bonhams Having been custom built from a Ford Model T way back in 1914, what is believed to be the world’s oldest motorhome is certainly one of a kind. When it went up for auction last week, it was expected to fetch between £20,000 and £30,000. However, on the day, it proved to be worth far more to the winning bidder, who paid more than twice the high estimate, at £63,000, to own this unique piece of motoring history. Still fully functioning and beautifully restored, the story of the world’s oldest motorhome began over a hundred years ago.