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News: MEET THE OWNER – BERNIE PEAL AND HIS RILEY TWO-POINT-SIX

The Two Point Six was a highly exclusive machine even when new – the production run was just 2,000 - and the Gerald Palmer designed coachwork, with its slight overtones of the Lancia Aurelia Berlina, must be some of the most elegant of the 1950s.

Camper Round the Coast

To mark the 70th anniversary of the start of production of VW’s Type 2 Camper, we’ve teamed up with Practical Classics on a special charity project. We’ve bought a 1979 VW Type 2 and the PC team will be restoring it to its former glory.

February 2020 Newsletter

February 2020 Newsletter

News: THE LEYLAND CAR FROM DOWN UNDER – THE P76

At first sight, the P76 looks as though it belongs in the background of Prisoner Cell Block H, The Young Doctors or any other fine/dire soap opera made by Grundy Television.

News: Art By Bex will be painting live on our stand

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.

News: Meet The Owner - Garry Dickens and His Austin Super Seven

At first glance, 272 NHY is a prime example of the early Mini, one that bears the “Seven” badging that adorned all pre-1962 Austin versions. But then you notice that the grille does not quite resemble that of a typical De Luxe model, the two-tone Grey and “Almond Green” paint finish and the elaborate interior. Garry Dickens is the proud owner of an “Austin Super Seven”, one of the most short-lived and fascinating aspects of the Mini story.

News: The best UK pubs to visit on your next motorhome trip

Whatever your idea of the perfect motorhome holiday, you’re likely to want to include a visit to a pub while you’re away for a well-earned tipple after a day on the road.

News: DVD REVIEW – TWO PRIME SEASONS OF THE AVENGERS

This DVD review takes the form of a personal dilemma – which series of The Avengers to purchase?

News: OLD ADVERTS - MICROCARS

Or – how to sell the idea of low-cost motoring with maximum flair

News: 70 YEARS OF LOTUS – A FILM AND TV TRIBUTE

On Saturday 29th September, Lotus celebrated its 70th birthday, and so this is by way of a small tribute to the way in which the cars bearing the famous logo have created so many unforgettable screen moments.

News: The 2018 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show – Part 2

How can you possibly hope to select a personal Car of The Show out of 3,000 vehicles and 300 club stands?

News: STARS OF THE LANCASTER INSURANCE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW – ANTHONY ELLIS AND HIS POLICE MAESTRO CLUBMAN

The name of the 1992 Maestro 1.3 Clubman that belongs to Anthony Ellis is the wholly appropriate “Juliet Maestro’.