September 2021

JBR Capital enjoys record business period, lending £100m since 1 March enabling customers to fund their automotive passion

Leading automotive finance provider JBR Capital has enjoyed its most successful business period to date. Driven by the post-pandemic pent-up demand for high-end vehicles, the London-based company has lent £100m since 1st March, enabling customers to fund their passion for supercars and luxury vehicles. The UK’s only independent finance lenderContinue Reading

Renowned classic Mini specialist, minimine, is given the thumbs up by British Motor Heritage

Best known for the manufacture of replacement bodyshells and individual panels for such classic British cars as the Mini and MGB, British Motor Heritage is also the foremost guardian of quality within the classic car industry, where being a ‘Heritage Approved Specialist’ is a renowned sign of best practice. TheContinue Reading

British Motor Heritage adds replacement carpet sets to its already extensive classic car portfolio

British Motor Heritage (BMH), the company best known for the manufacture of replacement bodyshells and individual panels for such classic British cars as the Mini and MGB, has now added replacement carpet sets to its already extensive portfolio of parts and accessories. Having acquired the established brand and related toolingContinue Reading

The newly appointed leader of the Historic and Classic Vehicles Alliance today (21/9/21) urges the industry and enthusiasts to embrace the challenge of the green agenda. Garry Wilson, who becomes the HCVA’s first CEO says: “A big part of the job will be making sure the sector has a shareContinue Reading

British Motor Heritage underpins a period of significant reorganisation with a pair of new websites

Much has changed at British Motor Heritage (BMH) since Graham Payne assumed the role of Managing Director less than a year ago. Manufacture of the company’s core products has been meticulously reorganised and a number of new product lines introduced. Moreover, there has been a radical change to the company’sContinue Reading

Brand new Katana fuel tanks now in stock on Suzuki Vintage Parts Programme - 1981 GSX 1100s Katana

Brand new, genuine Katana fuel tanks are now in stock and available on Suzuki’s Vintage Parts Programme, after the Japanese firm remanufactured a limited run. With an RRP of £746.76 including VAT, the brand new fuel tanks fit GSX1100SD and GSX1000SZ Katanas and are finished in the glorious silver andContinue Reading

After an extensive consultation process, the Department for Transport has introduced legislation to mandate E10 petrol as the standard 95-octane petrol grade from 1 September 2021 and in Northern Ireland, this will happen in early 2022. They will also require the higher-octane 97+ ‘Super’ grades to remain E5 to provide protectionContinue Reading

IAA vehicle anniversaries - From the 300 SE (W 112, 1961) to the cabriolet of the 124 model series (1991)

The list of vehicle premieres and innovative technologies at the International Motor Show (IAA) introduced to the world’s public for the first time by Mercedes-Benz and its predecessor brands at this exhibition is long. In 2021, several vehicles of the brand are celebrating significant anniversaries of their IAA presentation. TheContinue Reading