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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

  • 1995 Morgan 4/4

    SOLD for £21,413

    Examples like this are hard to come by, one owner from new and only used on warm sunny days

  • 1987 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL (R107)

    SOLD for £29,945

    A beautifully present, top of the line 500 SL facelift R107, with a recorded low mileage

  • 1992 Porsche 944 S2 Cabriolet

    SOLD for £6,906

    A great value steal, the stock of the S2 has been rising steadily, and rightly so

  • 2001 Lotus Elise S2

    SOLD for £12,190

    These cars are for the drivers, and this drivers example is ready to be run ragged

  • 2000 Rover Mini Cooper Sport

    SOLD for £10,865

    A desirable Cooper Sport that's had just one owner from new

  • 2006 Porsche 911 997 Carrera S

    SOLD for £30,475

    Pure performance through half a century of refinement and generous sporting modifications - this 997 Carrera S is something rather special.

  • 1971 Volkswagen T2 Campervan

    SOLD for £8,500

    The ultimate day/weekend van, adored by the masses, the VW T2 Camper will always have its place on the coast.

  • 1966 Triumph Spitfire Mk2

    SOLD for £8,011

    A lovely little second generation Spitfire, ready for the fairer weather

  • 1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 FHC

    SOLD for £68,900

    A beautiful FHC that's ready to be used and enjoyed.

  • 1974 Triumph Stag

    SOLD for £15,370

    These British classics delivered something new from Triumph with the V8 power in a 2+2 convertible.

  • 1974 Volkswagen T2 Campervan

    SOLD for £10,600

    The epitome of a Campervan - the Volkswagen T2 is a way of life for many.

  • 1995 Audi RS2 Avant

    SOLD for £40,810

    Arguably the car that started the super stationwagon trend, the RS2 Avant is iconic

  • 1989 Toyota Supra Turbo

    SOLD for £10,176

    The Porsche pretender with a sensational punch, examples like this are certainly hard to find.

  • 2005 Aston Martin DB9 Volante

    SOLD for £26,000

    One of the finest convertibles on the market today - the fierce and powerful DB9 Volante.

  • 1961 Jaguar E-Type S1 Roadster – Flat Floor

    SOLD for £93,810

    An original flat floor '61 car in roadster configuration - a big deal E-Type!

  • 2005 Aston Martin DB9 Volante

    SOLD for £37,630

    An exceptional DB9 - hard to find in this condition with so much history - a smart buy.

  • 1967 Jaguar E-Type 2+2 Series 1.5

    SOLD for £56,180

    A properly sorted S1.5 Jaguar E-Type subject to an extensive restoration.

  • 1988 Ferrari 328 GTS

    SOLD for £61,000

    One of the most beautiful 'modern' Ferraris available and a rather sensible option at that too.

1995 Morgan 4/4

SOLD for £21,413

Examples like this are hard to come by, one owner from new and only used on warm sunny days

1987 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL (R107)

SOLD for £29,945

A beautifully present, top of the line 500 SL facelift R107, with a recorded low mileage

1992 Porsche 944 S2 Cabriolet

SOLD for £6,906

A great value steal, the stock of the S2 has been rising steadily, and rightly so

2001 Lotus Elise S2

SOLD for £12,190

These cars are for the drivers, and this drivers example is ready to be run ragged

2000 Rover Mini Cooper Sport

SOLD for £10,865

A desirable Cooper Sport that's had just one owner from new

2006 Porsche 911 997 Carrera S

SOLD for £30,475

Pure performance through half a century of refinement and generous sporting modifications - this 997 Carrera S is something rather special.

1971 Volkswagen T2 Campervan

SOLD for £8,500

The ultimate day/weekend van, adored by the masses, the VW T2 Camper will always have its place on the coast.

1966 Triumph Spitfire Mk2

SOLD for £8,011

A lovely little second generation Spitfire, ready for the fairer weather

1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 FHC

SOLD for £68,900

A beautiful FHC that's ready to be used and enjoyed.

1974 Triumph Stag

SOLD for £15,370

These British classics delivered something new from Triumph with the V8 power in a 2+2 convertible.

1974 Volkswagen T2 Campervan

SOLD for £10,600

The epitome of a Campervan - the Volkswagen T2 is a way of life for many.

1995 Audi RS2 Avant

SOLD for £40,810

Arguably the car that started the super stationwagon trend, the RS2 Avant is iconic

1989 Toyota Supra Turbo

SOLD for £10,176

The Porsche pretender with a sensational punch, examples like this are certainly hard to find.

2005 Aston Martin DB9 Volante

SOLD for £26,000

One of the finest convertibles on the market today - the fierce and powerful DB9 Volante.

1961 Jaguar E-Type S1 Roadster – Flat Floor

SOLD for £93,810

An original flat floor '61 car in roadster configuration - a big deal E-Type!

2005 Aston Martin DB9 Volante

SOLD for £37,630

An exceptional DB9 - hard to find in this condition with so much history - a smart buy.

1967 Jaguar E-Type 2+2 Series 1.5

SOLD for £56,180

A properly sorted S1.5 Jaguar E-Type subject to an extensive restoration.

1988 Ferrari 328 GTS

SOLD for £61,000

One of the most beautiful 'modern' Ferraris available and a rather sensible option at that too.

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

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.

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.