Guide to Specialist Insurers

Learn more about the range of specialist and mainstream motor insurance companies that can insure vintage and even muscle cars including Direct Line, Endsleigh and many others.

Although generally people begin with one of the popular price comparison services for their classic insurance they will forward your enquiry onto a specialist organisation especially if you have a limited driving history.

What Companies Can Help You ?

There is a huge range of companies that deal direct and offer competitive rates for classic car insurance in the UK. It's unlikely that you'll find these on the price comparison websites. Simply put this area of motor insurance is not something they are offering unfortunately and if they do the prices may be unrealistic.

A handful of insurance companies can provide competitive prices and quotes directly from their own websites and these are as follows. You can either go direct or use our online quoting system that includes all of these organisations.

CompanyDescriptionDiscount
Endsleigh Classic Car Insurance
Endsleigh insurance can provide cover for your classic car if it was built before 1980. You may also be able to get a 20% online discount depending on the car.
up to 20%
Direct Line Classic Car Insurance
Direct Line is one of the UK's leading car insurance companies and can provide great rates for classic cars. You can get up to a 15% online discount as well.
15%
Lancaster Insurance
Lancaster have been providing insurance for classic vehicles since 1984 and endeavour to beat any competitors' quote online or via their UK call centre.
varies
Adrian Flux
This specialist insurance broker is the largest of its type in the UK and covers all vintage cars and modified sports cars. Quotes are via their call centre only.
varies
Peter Best
Although many restrictions apply to the type of vehicle Peter Best provide quotes for this UK broker may be able to help. Discounts not available via their call centre.
up to 15%
Footman James
Footman James have over 140,000 policy holders and is marketed as the enthusiast's choice when it comes to specialist motor insurance for classic and vintage vehicles.
varies

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It doesn't matter if you have a classic 4x4 land rover, whether it's an imported vehicle (such as an American muscle import) you'll be able to get a quote. Additional options you may consider are agreed valuations, laid up cover, limited mileage insurance with reductions for multi-car insurance.

If you are a member of a classic car club then these enthusiast organisations may offer additional discounts. Ensure you mention your club when applying for your cover.