PRO TIP: Do You Restore a Car For Sale or Sell As Is?
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by Adam - Trade Classics
2M ago
By Adam Purrier 1st February 2024 PRO TIP: Do You Restore a Car For Sale or Sell As Is?   We often get cars submitted to us that are need of some level of work. This can range from simple and cheap items to repair, to vehicles requiring some level of recommissioning after being stood for a long time, through to cars that need full and expensive restorations. Sadly there’s no exact formula for deciding which route is best when coming to sell – you need to talk to experts (maybe like us). To make a founded head vs heart decision, it first requires a good level of understanding about the ..read more
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EXPOSED – The Strategic Advantage of Selling a Classic Car in March
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by Adam - Trade Classics
2M ago
By Adam Purrier 25th January 2024 EXPOSED – The Strategic Advantage of Selling a Convertible Classic Car in March   When it comes to selling a convertible classic car, timing can play a crucial role in maximising your returns. While many enthusiasts might think that summer is the ideal season to showcase these timeless vehicles, strategic and savvy sellers are realising the benefits of listing their convertible classics in March. In this article, I’ll explore why this early springtime approach can provide a distinct advantage over waiting until the later spring and summer months when ..read more
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Survival on Wheels: Preparing Your Classic Car for an Apocalypse
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by Adam - Trade Classics
3M ago
By Adam Purrier 4th January 2024 Survival on Wheels: Preparing Your Classic Car for an Apocalypse   In a hypothetical scenario where the apocalypse descends upon us, having a reliable mode of transportation can make all the difference between survival and being stranded. If you happen to be the proud owner of a classic car, you might wonder how well it can fare in such challenging times. This article explores essential steps to prepare your classic car for the apocalypse, ensuring it becomes more than just a stylish relic but a practical and dependable asset in the face of uncertainty ..read more
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EXPOSED – Top 10 Classic Car Investments in 2024
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by Adam - Trade Classics
3M ago
By Adam Purrier 4th January 2024 EXPOSED – Top 10 Classic Car Investments in 2024   Navigating the world of classic cars with a modest budget opens up a realm of exciting possibilities. In 2024, these mid-range classics not only cater to the enthusiasts’ passion for classic automobiles but also present an excellent opportunity for smart investments. Join us as we explore the top 10 classic cars up to the £50,000 that offer a balance of affordability, charm, and potential appreciation in the UK market. Jaguar XJS (1975-1996): The Jaguar XJS, with its distinctive long hood and sleek lin ..read more
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Unwrapping the Best Classic Cars for the Holidays
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by Adam - Trade Classics
4M ago
By Adam Purrier 20th December 2023 Unwrapping the Best Classic Cars for the Holidays   The Christmas season is upon us and it brings with it a unique charm and a sense of nostalgia. What better way to embrace the festive spirit than by taking a leisurely drive in a classic car that exudes timeless elegance? In this article, we unwrap the best classic cars that not only turn heads but also add a touch of vintage magic to your holiday celebrations. 1. **Jaguar E-Type: A Timeless Icon** The Jaguar E-Type is a true automotive icon that epitomizes British elegance and performance. With its ..read more
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Is the Bottom About to Fall Out of the UK Classic Car Market?
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by Adam - Trade Classics
4M ago
By Adam Purrier 8th December 2023 Is the Bottom About to Fall Out of the UK Classic Car Market?   Debating the Future of the UK Classic Car Market The UK classic car market has long been a haven for enthusiasts and investors alike, with classic vehicles representing a nostalgic link to the past and, for some, a lucrative investment opportunity. However, recent trends and shifts in the automotive landscape have sparked debates about whether the bottom is about to fall out of the UK classic car market. In this article, we’ll explore the various factors contributing to this uncertainty a ..read more
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Current Buzz in the Classic Car Industry: Trends, Technologies, and Exciting Developments
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by Adam - Trade Classics
4M ago
By Kulraj Salh 5th December 2023 Current Buzz in the Classic Car Industry: Trends, Technologies, and Exciting Developments   Introduction: The classic car industry is experiencing a dynamic period marked by evolving trends, technological advancements, and exciting developments. Enthusiasts and industry insiders are buzzing about various aspects that are shaping the landscape of classic cars. From the preservation of automotive heritage to the integration of modern technologies, here’s a glimpse into what people are talking about right now in the classic car industry. Electrification o ..read more
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The Economic Dynamics of the Classic Car Market
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by Adam - Trade Classics
4M ago
By Adam Purrier 5th December 2023 The Economic Dynamics of the Classic Car Market Introduction: The classic car market, a realm often associated with passion and nostalgia, has become an intriguing economic landscape in recent years. Beyond the emotional connection that enthusiasts have with classic vehicles, the market is shaped by various economic factors, influencing everything from prices and trends to the overall health of this unique sector. Market Valuation and Trends: The valuation of classic cars is a delicate dance between supply, demand, and intrinsic value. Unlike traditional f ..read more
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One Man’s Dream – The Invictus GT
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by Adam - Trade Classics
9M ago
By Adam Purrier 26th July 2023 One Man’s Dream There’s a car guy, he’s called Henrik, he’s a kinda shy fella, not the sort you can Google to find out more about – a private person. This is a short story about Henrik and his deam to create the car of his dreams. Titled ‘The Invictus GT Project’, it has been in the making for close to ten years – it’s not something that has been rushed, or driven by any future completion date. The goal: well to design and build the perfect car, not just in terms of aesthetics, but also drivability. Henrik had a clear vision, he wanted the shape of the car t ..read more
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Government Puts the Brakes on New Smart Motorways
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by Adam - Trade Classics
1y ago
By Richard Gormley 19th Jan 2022 Government Puts the Brakes on New Smart Motorways It’s quite difficult to find anyone other than the Government who thinks Smart Motorways are a great idea. So it is with some relief that we hear the Transport Select Committee has decided to pause the rollout of “all lane running motorway schemes”. For a great many road users this will be welcome, and for owners of classic and older vehicles it is particularly good news. On 12th January 2022, in response to the Transport Select Committee’s view that the plans to extend the programme were premature, the Gover ..read more
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