THE SMART WAY
TO BUY OR SELL
YOUR NEXT CLASSIC
OR PERFORMANCE CAR

Lots of happy customers – 5* Rated.
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WAY TO BUY

AND SELL

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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.

SELLING MADE EASY

  • We’ll take the photos & create the listing.
  • We’ll market it to our 62K buyers & online.
  • You’ll keep your car until it’s paid for.

 

PEACE OF MIND FOR BUYERS

  • They can fully review our cars online.
  • They can buy on our trusted platform.
  • They’re able to buy without leaving home.

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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

SOLD for £43,460

A 911 which is ready to be enjoyed, the classic long hood look and original SWB experience

SOLD for £36,000

MKII in stunning condition with fantastic history

SOLD for £25,705

The 997S is a proper drivers' car - this is a great example of that.

SOLD for £17,999

A great 997 to use and enjoy - a proper drivers' example.

SOLD for £6,095

A lovely restored example of a classic Mini

SOLD for £38,425

Beautiful Continental GTC with Full Service History

SOLD for £13,833

What started as a small, cheap to run city car, was transformed into one of the greatest hot hatches of the 80s.

SOLD for £29,150

The C2S is an exceptional car loved by petrolheads!

SOLD for £10,335

A highly original 2000E that's ready for a new owner.


 
 

Sold Performance

  • SOLD for £111,300

    Beauty, elegance and a visceral driving experience

  • SOLD for £95,400

    A stunning grand tourer that's ready for it's maiden voyage down to the South of France.

  • SOLD for £35,500

    A superb value F-Type R-Dynamic with super low miles.

  • SOLD for £39,220

    With the sports suspension of the XKR-S, but still the luxurious cabin, this run-out edition of the XK is arguably the best incarnation.

  • SOLD for £27,295

    Packing a punch with its V6 and beautiful Jaguar styling, this low miles example is a catch.

  • SOLD for £26,500

    A modern performance-focused take on the classic American Muscle car that was loved by the masses.

  • SOLD for £20,670

    The Caterham Super Seven is not for the faint-hearted, it offers a real thrilling ride with pure driver focus.

  • SOLD for £29,680

    This is the fastest ever sports saloon produced by Jaguar, a proper Q car.

  • SOLD for £59,500

    A V10 masterpiece from Audi, the R8 V10 Plus, 10 cylinders singing

SOLD for £111,300

Beauty, elegance and a visceral driving experience

SOLD for £95,400

A stunning grand tourer that's ready for it's maiden voyage down to the South of France.

SOLD for £35,500

A superb value F-Type R-Dynamic with super low miles.

SOLD for £39,220

With the sports suspension of the XKR-S, but still the luxurious cabin, this run-out edition of the XK is arguably the best incarnation.

SOLD for £27,295

Packing a punch with its V6 and beautiful Jaguar styling, this low miles example is a catch.

SOLD for £26,500

A modern performance-focused take on the classic American Muscle car that was loved by the masses.

SOLD for £20,670

The Caterham Super Seven is not for the faint-hearted, it offers a real thrilling ride with pure driver focus.

SOLD for £29,680

This is the fastest ever sports saloon produced by Jaguar, a proper Q car.

SOLD for £59,500

A V10 masterpiece from Audi, the R8 V10 Plus, 10 cylinders singing


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

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

Chad Hamel-Smith

Business Development Manager

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

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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.

Trade Classics Teams Up with ClassicLine Insurance

We've teamed up with the good people at ClassicLine insurance to bring you extra and exciting benefits.

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.