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Hagerty Insider UK Report – UK Classic Car Market Remains Stable During Crisis

The latest UK Hagerty Price Guide reveals that the classic car market has proved a relative safe haven during the global pandemic. The guide, which tracks more than 40,000 values of classic cars worth a total of £570m, shows trends that suggest that the UK classic car market is inContinue Reading

Britain’s Cars Are Older Than Ever, Despite Boom In EVs And Hybrids

BRITAIN’s car parc is older than ever before despite the efforts of policymakers and environmentalists to get us behind the wheel of modern, fuel-efficient models and zero-emissions vehicles, according to official figures. The data, from the DVLA and Department for Transport, has been gathered by the team behind Retro Motor,Continue Reading

Nominations Now Open for the 2020 Royal Automobile Club Historic Awards (Photo by Jonny Shears)

Nominations are now invited for the 2020 Royal Automobile Club Historic Awards, the Club’s annual celebration of achievement and excellence in the British historic motoring and motorsport world. Ben Cussons, Chairman of the Royal Automobile Club said: The inaugural Awards in 2019 were a resounding success, with high calibre nominations receivedContinue Reading

Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs announce results of 2019 Cost of Ownership Survey - Flivver Online

The results of the 2019 National Cost of Ownership Survey have been announced by the Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs. The summary results were revealed at a press conference within the Houses of Parliament on 14 May with the full research document now available to download on the FBHVCContinue Reading

Bicester Motion proposals unveiled – A Full Immersive Automotive Resort Masterplan from Bicester Heritage - Flivver Online

Bicester Heritage has recently unveiled ‘Bicester Motion’, its masterplan for the creation of the UK’s first automotive resort, with an ambition to become one of the country’s top 20 tourist and leisure destinations. Having successfully developed the concept of a Centre for Excellence, experience and community for the historic automotiveContinue Reading

New Poll Shows Interest Growing in Historic Vehicles - Flivver Online

A new poll carried out by The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs (The Federation) indicates that interest by the British public in historic cars, motorcycles, commercial vehicles and buses has grown since this audience were last polled in 2016. Then the survey indicated that just over 8 million peopleContinue Reading