Classic Jeep Insurance

Classic Jeep Insurance

What is classic Jeep insurance?

Classic Jeep insurance is insurance specifically designed to protect classic Jeeps. It is similar to regular car insurance in many ways, but it also has some unique features that make it ideal for classic vehicles that are used on a limited-mileage basis or as a daily driver!

Unlike regular car insurance, classic Jeep insurance is designed to consider the fact that classic/vintage Jeeps are often driven infrequently and may not be used for daily commutes or long trips. Lancaster Insurance Services provide can provide cover for classic cars whether you plan on using it for a few months out of the year or on a daily basis.

If you're only planning on driving your classic Jeep during the Summer months for example, you will likely benefit from a cheaper premium due to the lower mileage requirements of your insurance policy.

This means that the premiums for classic Jeep insurance are usually much lower than those for regular car insurance.

For many classic Jeep owners, classic Jeep insurance may give owners peace of mind should they regularly experience problems with their vehicle, we provide benefits such as salvage retention and a 24-hour claims helpline for our customers so that you can focus on driving your car and not have to worry about repairing it.

How do I get an insurance quote for my classic vehicle?

To get a quote for your classic vehicle or to receive a quote for any of our other insurance products, you can get a quote through our website by clicking here. If you would like to talk to one our insurance specialists, you can give us a call on 01480 484 826 to receive more information.

Lancaster is the insurance broker of choice for classic car owners providing cover for over 88,000 classic cars (as of May 2019).

We arrange classic car insurance for over 40% of all MG Bs on the road and over 30% of all Land Rover 88s and MG Midgets – proving that classic car owners place their trust in us.

At Lancaster Classic Car Insurance, we aim to find the best price for your individual cover needs. We appreciate the importance of recognising the true value of your classic car and our team will be happy to talk to you through our benefits, such as agreed valuations and salvage retention.

We will offer you a tailored policy, bespoke to your requirements – this can include cover for:

Lancaster Insurance is committed to supporting the classic car clubs.

Owners club members may enjoy discounts of up to 25% off their insurance premium (the level of discount offered by each insurer differs and is subject to underwriting criteria).

Some of the classic car clubswe currently partner with include MG Owners ClubMX5 Owners ClubVW Golf MK1 Owners Club, VW T25 Club and many more.

If your club isn’t on our Classic Car Club page or wish to partner with Lancaster Insurance please call 01480 220065 or visit our Classic Car Club page for more details.

At Lancaster we understand that not every situation is the same, especially when it comes to Classic Cars.

That is why in addition to our Lancaster Classic Car insurance, we also can arrange the below:

  • Modified Classic Car Insurance
  • Multi-vehicle Insurance
  • Wedding Car Insurance
  • Limited Mileage Insurance
  • Laid Up Cover
  • Two Year Agreed Valuation

If you would like to know more details regarding the above offers, please call us on please call us on 01480 484826 or click here and we’ll call you back at a time that’s best for you.

Are you passionate about Classic Cars?

Here at Lancaster, we not only provide Classic Car Insurance but we’re constantly looking for ways to support the Classic Car community at events, sponsorship's, giveaways and sharing care tips for classic vehicles.

We’ve partnered with the team at Meguiar’s to showcase one of their awesome products each month.

This time we’re featuring the Meguiar’s Ultimate Snow Foam contains a specialized Xtreme Cling foaming action that delivers an intense foam that sticks and clings to painted surfaces gently loosening road grime, dirt and contaminants.

Fine-tuned to carefully and thoroughly clean coated, waxed or sealed finishes while preserving protection and leaving a brilliant, swirl-free shine.

We will listen to your requirements for cover, and discuss the best options with our panel of expert underwriters, to see if we can cover your cherished vehicle.

Call our specialist team on 01480 484826 or we’ll call you back at a time that’s best for you and let Lancaster Insurance help you.

In May 2018 the Department for Transport announced that cars that were built more than 40 years ago exempt from MOT testing, with the option for owners to voluntarily have their car tested if they feel it needs checking.

Are old Jeeps expensive to insure?

When it comes to insuring a classic Jeep, the cost can vary depending on a number of factors. Generally speaking, classic Jeep insurance can be expensive compared to insuring a more modern vehicle.

This is because, when it comes to classic Jeeps, insurance companies have to factor in the cost of repairing the vehicle in the event of an accident.

As such, classic Jeep insurance can be more expensive than insuring a regular Jeep but factors such as mileage limits, driving history, previous claims, car club member discounts, and more can affect the overall cost of your classic vehicle insurance.

The type of coverage you choose for your classic Jeep will also have an effect on the insurance cost. If you choose full coverage for your classic Jeep, you will likely pay more than if you opt for a more basic level of coverage.

Full coverage will provide more protection in the event of an accident, but it will also be more expensive. For more information on how our policies may be able to benefit you when insuring your classic car, you can speak to one of our insurance specialists on 01480 484 826.

The part of the country where you live may also have an effect on the cost of classic Jeep insurance. Insurance companies take into account the frequency of accidents and theft in the area and adjust their rates accordingly.

If you live in an area with a high rate of accidents or theft, you may have to pay more for classic Jeep insurance than if you live in an area where this happens less often.

In summary, whether classic Jeep insurance is expensive or not depends on a number of factors, including mileage requirements, if you've applied for any car club member discounts, where you plan to store your vehicle overnight, and more.

How can I reduce the cost of my classic car insurance?

If you're looking to reduce the cost of your classic car insurance, there are a few factors that you may want to consider before taking out a policy.

To get a quote for your classic vehicle or to receive a quote for any of our other insurance products, you can get a quote through our website by clicking here. If you would like to talk to one our insurance specialists, you can give us a call on 01480 484 826 to receive more information.

Policy benefits

If you're considering whether to take out an insurance policy for your classic car, you might want to take into consideration the number of benefits that your policy offers you.

From there, you can decide which benefits suit your specific needs and if classic car insurance is right for you. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy once approved for a policy with Lancaster Insurance Services:

  • Car Club member discounts
  • Static Show Cover
  • Historic Rally Cover
  • Choice of repairer
  • Salvage Retention
  • Free EU cover up to 90 days
  • Two Year Agreed Valuation available for £18
  • Laid Up Cover Available
  • 24 Hour Claims Helpline
  • UK Based Call Centre
  • Limit Mileage Discounts