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Biggest and Best Show Ever - Spring Sunshine Brings Cars, Stars And Enthusiasts To The NEC Restoration Show

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 27th March, 2019

This year’s Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery, was bigger and better in every way with more halls, more clubs and more visitors than ever before.

Car of the Month - Ben Venis and his Peugeot 404

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 27th March, 2019

‘Most people are shocked as they think it's a Morris Oxford at first glance, and then realise it's a French car - but they do think she's elegant!’.

Derek Bell MBE to attend Lancaster Insurance Classic & Supercars Show 2019

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 27th March, 2019

Organisers of the Lancaster Insurance Classic & Supercars Show are absolutely thrilled to announce Derek Bell MBE will be attending this year’s show.

‘Prelaunch’ of Exclusive ArtbyBex Artwork Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Mini- Lancaster Customers Only!

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 27th March, 2019

Bex from ArtbyBex has created a unique bespoke artwork piece celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Mini.

The Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show 2019

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 26th March, 2019

There it was on the Simca Club UK stand at Hall 5 of the NEC at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show with Discovery last weekend.

Something Extra Special and Unique from ArtbyBex to YOU!

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 19th March, 2019

The Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show, with Discovery, is this weekend and we can’t wait to see you there!

Spring Finalists Revealed For Lancaster Insurance Pride Of Ownership

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 19th March, 2019

The 20 finalists in the first Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership of 2019 have been revealed ahead of the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery, at Birmingham’s NEC from 22-24 March.

Springs Biggest Classic Car And Restoration Show Returns To Birmingham's NEC

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 19th March, 2019

Spring has truly sprung as the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery, returns to Birmingham’s NEC from 22-24 March for its biggest show yet with over 170 classic motoring clubs and over 1,300 cars on display.

Meet The Owner - Jack Daniel Ford and His Fiesta Popular MK.I

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 15th March, 2019

Some us older types have sometimes mused on how there seem to be more XR2 Mk. Is on the road than actually left the factory and today you are far less likely to encounter an early base model Fiesta.

Art By Bex will be painting live on our stand

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 13th March, 2019

Bex of Artbybex will be joining us on our stand at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show, with Discovery! This month at the NEC (Friday 22nd March – Sunday 24th March), we’ll be exhibiting in Hall 5 and Bex will be painting LIVE on our ‘Lancaster Insurance Workshop‘ stand.

Gary King and his Datsun Sunny 120YS

  • Andy Roberts |
  • 11th March, 2019

In the words of Gary King, his two Datsun Sunny 120Ys offer ‘reliability and driveability really, as they are such an easy car to drive, the clutch is so light it’s like a throttle, and the gearbox is so light you can use your little finger to change gears.

Lancaster Insurance celebrate 30 years of the Mazda by giving one away!

  • Lancaster Insurance Services |
  • 8th March, 2019

After handing Robbie Knight the keys to a Golf GTi late last year, Lancaster Insurance are thrilled to be giving away a 1991 Mk1 Mazda Eunos Roadster to celebrate the 30th anniversary of MX-5.

Do You Remember The BMC J2

  • Andy Roberts |
  • 7th March, 2019

In the 1970s and 1980s, it seemed to be an unofficial rule that any school trip had to be undertaken using a J2-based minibus.

40 Years of the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen

  • Andy Roberts |
  • 6th March, 2019

Which current Mercedes-Benz model range has enjoyed a forty-year production history? It is, of course, the G-Class, yet it is still hard to believe that the first examples were launched in 1979.