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Another Classic Truck Restoration Gets Underway.

January 29, 2014

Here we have been retained by a large advertising agency to completely restore this Guy Motors Ltd 1948 Vixen 4 tonne drop side lorry. When completed it will be used as a promotional vehicle in one of their clients advertising campaigns as well as attending shows around the UK. At this point we woul..

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Our Guys at The Classic Car Show Nov 2018

November 20, 2018

Once again this year our guys Andy and John were at the Classic Car Show working away on the ‘Practical Classics Workshop’ stage rebuilding a Riley. Three very busy days for the boys but hundreds of people learned a bit about restoration so they were very happy if a little tired...

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The E-Type Round Britain Coastal Drive for Prostate Cancer

September 20, 2018

On a cold grey and wet Monday morning in September the 2018 e-Type Round Britain Coastal Tour began. This year they are looking to raise over £70,000.00 for prostate cancer improving on the totals raised in both 2016 and 2017. Our man Andy Waters joined Pete Stant from https://www.sngbarratt.com/u..

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Practical Classics 1000 Mile Reliability Run 2018

April 25, 2018

You have seen this Westminster restoration in previous articles posted as we have worked on the restoration for Practical Classics. You may have even seen us working on it at the NEC Practical Classics Restoration Show where we working on it on the main stage where we took it from a shell and actual..

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Press Release – XK70 Jaguar Festival

April 12, 2018

Why not pop along and see us at XK70 in June 2018    XK70 Jaguar Festival confirms more cars and personalities   Former Jaguar Chairman and Chief Stylist to be guests of honour Le Mans XJ220C joins three Group C racers More historic Jags to be driven at speed up the hill TV presenter Edd &hel..

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Jaguar XK 120 Project

April 12, 2018

We picked this project up following the Jaguar XK Coastal Tour of Britain for prostate cancer that we supported as mobile mechanic for half of the tour. The American owner did not think he would finish the tour until we got our hands on the car sorting out his gearbox and running issues. Not only &h..

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