Hagerty International announces a new partnership with Classic & Sports Finance, the UK’s leading classic car finance intermediary, to offer a range of benefits to clients and enthusiasts of both brands.
Established in 1999, Classic & Sports Finance pioneered finance for classic, sports, vintage and racing cars and is now the UK’s leading finance intermediary. Their team of experts are able to provide flexible funding options for almost any car or asset, and with no limit on the age or type of vehicle they are often able to do business where others cannot.
There is clear and obvious synergy between both partners, creating a beneficial collaboration for brand owners, clients, and enthusiasts alike. Like Hagerty, Classic & Sports Finance partner and sponsor car clubs, motor racing championships and industry specialists and is famous for specialist buying advice, expert overviews of market trends and for its live events which include track days, talks and tours.
The first partnership event is the Motorsport Magazine Track Day, in association with Classic and Sports Finance, taking place at Goodwood Motor Circuit on the 11th of March. 40 classic road and racing cars will take to the track and Mark Roper, Managing Director of Hagerty International, will be in attendance along with members of the Hagerty team.
As part of the agreement, Hagerty will have branded and physical presence at a number of partner events, while Classic & Sports Finance will also be present at selected Hagerty events. Company branding will be shared across each of the partners’ websites, in addition to a full range of promotional activities and insurance incentives designed to benefit clients of both parties.
Speaking of the partnership Mark Roper, Managing Director of Hagerty International, said “Intelligent finance is important to the collector car market, and Hagerty is proud to partner with the UKs leading intermediary. Both brands are committed to providing the highest levels of service, with an unrivalled overview of the collector car market, and I look forward to working together on a range of activations that benefit and excite our collective clients and wider classic vehicle enthusiasts alike.”
Robert Johnson, Managing Director of Classic & Sports Finance, added “The provision of an appropriate insurance product when financing historic and motorsport cars is paramount to our service offering.
Hagerty have been pioneers, as we have, in this sector for many years making a firm relationship a natural fit and will ensure our clients have a full range of experienced products and people to support them. We are excited and looking forward to working together.”