Posts By Classic Car Centre

1959 Buick Electra 225 Convertible

The Eddie Rockets Buick 225 Electra had been in storage for a number of years and we were asked to carry out the bodywork repairs and get her spiffed up for a new advertising and media campaign. Unfortunately when she arrived it was quickly realized that she was a non-runner …

1988 Ford Capri 280 Brooklands

This 1988 Ford Capri Brooklands was in good shape when it came into us. The owner knew that the car had rust issues that had been covered up. The car was stripped back to a bareshell and media blasted which revealed more rust than was actually thought which was surprising as …

1977 Triumph Stag – SOLD

January 1977 Automatic Mk 2 Stag. 50k miles from new. One of the last built. Some old history, bills, old MOT’s , handbook etc. 2002  Full engine rebuild with many new parts at 46k miles. 2006  Bought by a private collector. 2009  Bare metal respray  and body rebuild with new sills and …

1965 Triumph TR4a – SOLD

This is a very nice example of the marque in rust free condition. There has been much recent expenditure including a new head gasket, figure eight gaskets, a new clutch, suspension bushes and more. The car has been re-sprayed in the last two years. – £ 22,000 GBP or near …

1966 Mercedes 230s LHD – SOLD

This car was imported from Italy many years ago. It is a nice rust free example showing some patina but in very good condition. This car has been recently re-commissioned by us with all new brakes, exhaust system and tyres. More pictures to follow. – € 14,000.00  

1966 Jaguar S-Type

We were asked to refurbish the bodywork on this car. When it came back from media blasting the true horrors were revealed. It required months of welding but we managed to get it all completed and re-painted. We re-fitted the front and rear screen and door glass. We also re-fitted …

1960 Frogeye Sprite – SOLD

1960 Frogeye Sprite restored from the ground up, a ‘nut and bolt restoration’. This car has had a fully re-built body, new suspension, new brakes an engine rebuild and upgrade. It has had a new hood, side screens and upholstery including new carpets and all new chrome. Everything has been refurbished …

1969 Triumph GT6 Mark 2

This car was in storage from 1979 until 2016. Its engine was seized but the car itself is reasonably rust free thanks to being kept indoors for all those years. We will be replacing the inner and outer sills, the rear quarter panels, front valance and most likely repairing the …