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News: Classic cars that become MOT exempt in 2021

As well as being a lot of fun to drive and a potentially lucrative way to invest any spare cash, there are a host of other benefits to classic car ownership.

News: The pros and cons of driving a classic car every day

Most owners choose not to drive their classic cars on a daily basis. In fact, the average historic vehicle is driven only 16 times a year, covering around 1,200 miles.

News: How to write a classic car advert

If you’ve decided it’s time to sell your classic car, you’ll likely want two things: the best possible price for your vehicle and a quick sale.

News: Classic car road tax explained

There are many benefits to be had from running a classic car besides being both fun and a useful investment. Classics can be surprisingly economical, as some essential items like Read this guide to classic car road tax and get informed.

Classic Car Insurance

At Lancaster Insurance, we have been proudly arranging classic car insurance for over 35 years. Specialising in arranging cover for your cherished vehicle, our tailored and comprehensive policies are designed to protect your investment. Lancaster Insurance has access to some of the most competitive classic car, vintage car and classic vehicle insurance schemes in the UK. We work with carefully selected underwriters to enable us to offer both comprehensive and bespoke insurance solutions, with our customers in mind. Using our wealth of experience and knowledge of the industry, we are able to quote for virtually every classic car available. To speak to a member of our specialist classic car customer service team call 01480 484826 or click here and we’ll call you back at a time that’s best for you.

News: Classic Car Restoration: The Definitive Guide

Classic car restoration is not something that you should try to attempt without having some expert advice alongside you, guiding you along the way. We hope that this guide will be an indispensable source of information that gives you the confidence to make your classic car restoration project everything you want it to be.

News: Who is the next generation of classic car owners?

The pastime of collecting classic cars shows no signs of disappearing – however, the market is undergoing a seismic shift, with baby boomers making way for the new generation.

News: How to research the history of your classic car

Has anyone interesting owned the car before you, are the manuals and other ephemera still lying in the glove box? All this adds value and is a great talking point at classic car events.

News: Where to store your classic car

Putting your classic into ‘hibernation’ is well advised as it’ll help to protect it from the elements – but where’s best to store it? Not everyone has access to a secure garage, while those that do will be wondering whether to use it for their everyday car or vacate it for their classic.

News: Does my classic car need seat belts?

If you are the proud owner of a classic car, then depending on which year it was made it may or may not be fitted with seat belts. But what are the laws relating to seat belts in classics? What are the insurance implications? And if you don’t need belts, are there any restrictions to be aware of?

News: 10 reasons to join a classic car owners club

It’s also the perfect opportunity for you to geek out to your heart’s content about how to prevent rust, the latest barns find, and why your rolling restoration is proving even trickier than you thought. Being a member might even save you a tidy sum on your classic car insurance.

News: What makes a classic car appreciate in value?

Many classic car enthusiasts hope to make money from their hobby, but sadly not all of them are so lucky. So, what is it about a classic car that makes it appreciate in value? What factors should you consider when choosing a car as an investment? And how should you care for your car in a way that will boost its value over the years to come?