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We connect genuine enthusiasts

We make buying and selling a real pleasure by connecting enthusiasts like no other sales or auction service.

Everything we do is built on a basis of honesty and transparency ensuring smooth sales and happy customers resulting in 5 star reviews.

We connect enthusiasts

We handle everything on a basis of honesty and transparency ensuring smooth sales.

No Hassle Service

We do everything for our sellers and buyers – taking the hassle out of trading a classic or performance vehicle.

Save You Money

Our unique service puts more money back into the pockets of sellers and buyers compared to any other auction or sales process.

Trusted Community

We’re proud of the trusted community we’ve created as we verify all our sellers and buyers to keep all parties safe.

No Hassle Service

We do everything for our sellers and buyers – taking the hassle out of trading a classic or performance vehicle.

Save You Money

Our unique service puts more money back into the pockets of sellers and buyers compared to any other auction.

Trusted Community

We’re proud of the trusted community we’ve created as we verify all our sellers and buyers to keep our community safe.

Sellers love our hassle free service.

Sit back and relax whilst we take care of everything for you and even speak to buyers on your behalf – all with no seller commissions.

WE DO THE HARD WORK

  • Fully Managed Service
  • More Money Back
  • No Tyre Kickers
  • Quickest Time To Sell
  • Widest Marketing Reach
  • No Seller Commissions

SAVINGS CALCULATOR

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Estimated vehicle value: £35,000

You would save: £7350

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Based on comparing the fees of the top ten UK classic car auctions houses in 2020.

A TERRIFIC NO HASSLE
EXPERIENCE FROM
START TO FINISH

Bruce Melluish, Seller, 2020
1994 Lancia Delta Integrale Evo II


A TERRIFIC
NO HASSLE
EXPERIENCE
FROM START
TO FINISH
THANK YOU

Bruce Melluish, 2020
1994 Lancia Delta Integrale Evo II

Closed Auctions

  • 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (R107)

    SOLD for £19,610

    Beauty, elegance and class - this car is a suitably fine experience.

  • 1994 Ferrari 348 Spider

    SOLD for £47,700

    A mid engined V8 that's just had a major service and expenditure with marque specialist

  • 1998 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (996)

    SOLD for £19,080

    One investor's quality, highly original 996 Carrera Cabriolet, having covered only ~46,000 miles with one previous owner this really is a gem.

  • 2010 BMW 640i

    SOLD for £17,755

    A 640i in impeccable condition - a future classic in the making.

  • 1996 Jaguar XJS Celebration Convertible

    SOLD for £21,730

    A great Celebration in a period '90s colour - ready for the summer!

  • 1977 Ford Granada Ghia

    SOLD for £14,575

    This 1977 Ford Granada is a throw back to a different age of motoring when TV cop drama was on prime time!

  • 2009 Aston Martin DBS Volante

    SOLD for £61,000

    Astonishing V12 performance from this flagship Aston Martin GT

  • 2011 Porsche 911 Targa 4S (997.2)

    SOLD for £51,940

    With the lightning quick PDK box and in Targa form, this car is a truly versatile sporting coupe

  • 1968 Triumph Spitfire Mk3

    SOLD for £7,316

    A nice usable little Spitfire for the summer.

  • 1998 Porsche 911 Carrera (996)

    SOLD for £15,900

    Iconic, stylish 911 in stunning Ocean Blue

  • 1965 Ford Mustang 289 GT (A Code)

    SOLD for £19,080

    Nothing gets more American classic than a 60s convertible Mustang.

  • 1991 Jaguar XJS

    SOLD for £6,890

  • 1971 Jaguar E-Type Series 3 2+2

    SOLD for £39,750

    Years of investment, time, care and energy have resulted in this stunning E-Type restoration.

  • 1993 Land Rover Defender 90 Pickup

    SOLD for £12,720

    An unmistakably timeless shape, the Land Rover Defender has been around for decades.

  • 1974 Jaguar E-Type V12 Commemorative

    SOLD for £170,660

    The Exclusive E-Type - 1974 Jaguar E-Type V12 Commemorative

  • 1998 Rover Mini Cooper

    SOLD for £10,830

    A sorted little Mini Cooper that's ready to be used and enjoyed.

  • 2000 Honda S2000

    SOLD for £7,633

    Seen as one of the greatest cars Honda has ever made, the new owner's S2000 is certainly a modern classic that you want to own.

  • 2000 Mercedes Benz CLK 430 Elegance

    SOLD for £4,770

    Stunning, Low Mileage, One Owner CLK430

1987 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (R107)

SOLD for £19,610

Beauty, elegance and class - this car is a suitably fine experience.

1994 Ferrari 348 Spider

SOLD for £47,700

A mid engined V8 that's just had a major service and expenditure with marque specialist

1998 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet (996)

SOLD for £19,080

One investor's quality, highly original 996 Carrera Cabriolet, having covered only ~46,000 miles with one previous owner this really is a gem.

2010 BMW 640i

SOLD for £17,755

A 640i in impeccable condition - a future classic in the making.

1996 Jaguar XJS Celebration Convertible

SOLD for £21,730

A great Celebration in a period '90s colour - ready for the summer!

1977 Ford Granada Ghia

SOLD for £14,575

This 1977 Ford Granada is a throw back to a different age of motoring when TV cop drama was on prime time!

2009 Aston Martin DBS Volante

SOLD for £61,000

Astonishing V12 performance from this flagship Aston Martin GT

2011 Porsche 911 Targa 4S (997.2)

SOLD for £51,940

With the lightning quick PDK box and in Targa form, this car is a truly versatile sporting coupe

1968 Triumph Spitfire Mk3

SOLD for £7,316

A nice usable little Spitfire for the summer.

1998 Porsche 911 Carrera (996)

SOLD for £15,900

Iconic, stylish 911 in stunning Ocean Blue

1965 Ford Mustang 289 GT (A Code)

SOLD for £19,080

Nothing gets more American classic than a 60s convertible Mustang.

1991 Jaguar XJS

SOLD for £6,890

1971 Jaguar E-Type Series 3 2+2

SOLD for £39,750

Years of investment, time, care and energy have resulted in this stunning E-Type restoration.

1993 Land Rover Defender 90 Pickup

SOLD for £12,720

An unmistakably timeless shape, the Land Rover Defender has been around for decades.

1974 Jaguar E-Type V12 Commemorative

SOLD for £170,660

The Exclusive E-Type - 1974 Jaguar E-Type V12 Commemorative

1998 Rover Mini Cooper

SOLD for £10,830

A sorted little Mini Cooper that's ready to be used and enjoyed.

2000 Honda S2000

SOLD for £7,633

Seen as one of the greatest cars Honda has ever made, the new owner's S2000 is certainly a modern classic that you want to own.

2000 Mercedes Benz CLK 430 Elegance

SOLD for £4,770

Stunning, Low Mileage, One Owner CLK430

MY WONDERFUL MGA
ARRIVED IN FRANCE
6 DAYS LATER
AMAZING

Jan Wilman, Buyer, 2020
1959 MGA


MY WONDERFUL
MGA
ARRIVED
IN FRANCE
6 DAYS
LATER
AMAZING

Jan Wilman, Buyer, 2020
1959 MGA

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Our Reviews

If you are a little unsure about bidding online give the guys a call. I
was wary at first but the detailed photographs, the videos and the meet
the owner video definitely eases the process.

Buyer

Jason Davies – Buyer

1965 Triumph TR4A

I can absolutely recommend Trade Classics, they have been truly amazing
and the customer service.

Surjit Sandher – Buyer

1993 Lancia Delta Integrale Evo II

Absolutely fantastic experience with Trade Classics. I was totally amazed
at high level of customer service. They made the whole process so easy
and kept my informed throughout the auction.

Nikola Reed – Seller

1967 Alfa Romeo Duetto Spider

The whole process allows selling across huge distances in total
confidence with all of the details have been captured within the
listing, thus extending the market place hugely.

Paul Bridges – Seller

1967 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Conv.

Terrific experience from start to finish.I must thank Kulraj and the team
for putting up with all the delays I put on the process! Best regards
Bruce.

Buyer

Bruce Melluish – Seller

1994 Lancia Delta

This was my first experience of an auction and I felt that Trade Classics
were a thoroughly professional company. My main contact was Kulraj who
was very friendly and helpful.

Seller

Peter Ross – Seller

1992 Toyota Celica GT4

The guys at Trade Classics are awesome! From start to finish the whole process was handled with expertise and professionalism. Each step was effortless and I was kept informed throughout the entire process.

Seller

Gareth Boughen – Seller

1958 Austin-Healey Sprite

Living in Bournemouth and the car being in the Midlands I relied heavily
on the advert. On picking the car up I wasn’t disappointed. Everything
was as it had been described. Put a smile on my face.

Seller

Simon Welch – Buyer

1993 BMW 840i

It’s not easy buying something blind! From start to finish this went so
smoothly. The price was agreed on the 11 March and my wonderful MGA
arrived in SW France 6 days later.

Buyer

Janet Wilman – Buyer

1959 MGA

Absolutely fantastic experience with Trade Classics. I was totally amazed
at high level of customer service. They made the whole process so easy
and kept my informed throughout the auction.

Seller

Nikola Reed – Seller

1967 Alfa Romeo Duetto Spider

I chose Trade Classics first because I saw them as an honest and energetic
force in a marketplace that needed their level of honesty and sincerity both
for the sake of the seller and the buyer.

Buyer

Surjit Sandher – Buyer

1993 Lancia Delta Integrale Evo II

The whole process allows selling across huge distances in total confidence
with all of the details having been captured within the listing, thus
extending the market place hugely.

Seller

Paul Bridges – Seller

1967 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Convertible

It’s not easy buying something blind! From start to finish this went so
smoothly. The price was agreed on the 11 March and my wonderful MGA arrived
in SW France 6 days later.

Buyer

Janet Wilman – Buyer

1959 MGA

Living in Bournemouth and the car being in the Midlands I relied heavily on
the advert. On picking the car up I wasn’t disappointed. Everything was as
it had been described. Put a smile on my face.

Seller

Simon Welch – Buyer

1993 BMW 840i


We’re only as good as our team

We’re all nuts about cars and love what we do – that’s why we achieve a constant 5 star rating on Google.

MORE ABOUT US

Alan Stuart

Consigner – South Coast

Dom Ginn

Consigner – East of England

Natalia Scibisz

Office Manager

Lydia Rawlings

Business Development

Glyn Parry

Consigner – Midlands

Kulraj Salh

COO

Adam Purrier

CEO

Stuart McIntyre

Consigner – Central Scotland


Pawan Rae

Web Developer

Mike Atwal

Great with Words

Darren Rungasamy

Consigner – South East

Jon Dixon

Consigner – East of England

Matt Nolan

Consigner – South Wales

Gary Turner

Our Business Dad

James Boscarini

Eye for Design

Jacob Boodrie

Consigner – South West

Ollie Juggins

Numbers Man

Stevie Reeves

Web Design

Meet our founder

Adam started Trade Classics in 2011 and is passionate about providing the best service
possible in the interests of both buyers and sellers.

WE’RE PETROLHEADS
OURSELVES AND CAN
CHAT ALL DAY
LONG ABOUT
CARS

Tom Brett – Content Editor


WE’RE PETROLHEADS
OURSELVES
AND CAN
CHAT ALL
DAY LONG
ABOUT
CARS

Tom Brett – Content Editor

ALL ARTICLES

Our Articles

Why Classic Car Owners Are More Romantic Than You Might Think.

Richard talks about the emotional connection classic cars gives us.

Should we celebrate the Highway Code?

Richard talks about the how the Highway Code has played a part in road, and deserves a big thank you.

Government Puts the Brakes on New Smart Motorways

Richard talks about the UK Government deciding to put on hold plans to extend Smart Motorways.

What’s so special about the NEC Classic Motor Show?

Alan talks about his latest visit to the NEC Classic Motor Show.

Why Classic Car Owners Are More Romantic Than You Might Think.

Richard talks about the emotional connection classic cars gives us.

Should we celebrate the Highway Code?

Richard talks about the how the Highway Code has played a part in road, and deserves a big thank you.

Government Puts the Brakes on New Smart Motorways

Richard talks about the UK Government deciding to put on hold plans to extend Smart Motorways.

What’s so special about the NEC Classic Motor Show?

Alan talks about his latest visit to the NEC Classic Motor Show.