L.A And R.W PiperWe at L.A And R.W Piper are We are a small family run business set in the small village of Sparkford in Somerset. We specialise in customising, reupholstering and restoring car seats and trim for vehicle owners that will not settle for second best when it comes to a unique approach to automotive interior customisation for their vehicle’s original condition. Our building can house up to 14 cars. We are second generation and have a combined work experience of over 35 years in car trimming and our father, who was a car trimmer before us, brought us up trimming cars. The age range of our work is vast. The earliest car we have worked on is a 1904 Knox up until present day delivery mileage BMW’s. We trim vehicles from veteran to modern in leather, vinyl or fabrics. We can also carpet your vehicle, including using top quality sound-deadening underlay to help prevent any unwanted noises. We trim classic and sports vehicles for many local specialist classic restoration companies and prestige garages. We are experienced in all makes including Aston Martin, Jaguar, Porsche, Rolls Royce Bentley, Ford, MG, Rover, VW, Ferrari, just to name a few. There […]
We would be delighted if you would take a few minutes to browse through our website tofind out a little about one of the country’s most enthusiastic Jaguar and Top Marque service specialists. We are car enthusiasts and as such we are lucky that many enthusiastic owners bring their babies to us. We have looked after Ferrari, Bentley, Rolls Royce, Porsche and many other beautiful and valuable motor cars.
Specialists in engine rebuilding and restoration particularly Sunbeams
Thomas Hamlin & Co. provides an extensive engine reconditioning service such: Pressure testing, Valve and valve seat refacing, Unleaded valve seat inserts, Engine repairs, Engine rebuilding and many more. With excellent expertise and experienced staff we aim to provide a high quality engineering service every time.
Spencer Lane-Jones Ltd The Company has been trading in Wiltshire for more than 30 years. It specializes in Thoroughbred and Classic cars and specifically, but not exclusively, on the Bristol marque. The Company offers a wide range of work from a straightforward service to a total restoration and anything in between. It has a large storage facility where owners cars can be stored securely and safely for short or extended periods. Owners are encouraged to visit to discuss work and maintain contact during the restoration process. In addition to routine tasks, recent projects have included making parts for the National Motor Museums Grand Prix Bugatti T35, an international concours-winning restoration on an early Touring-bodied Bristol 401 and the revival (after long-term storage) and conservation of two Vincent Black Shadow motorcycles. Services Available. Advice on purchaseInspection and valuationServicing and maintenanceRestorationEngine, gearbox and suspension buildingModifications to enhance safetyEngineering to improve performanceDesign and developmentProject managementCar storageTea and coffee on demand Workshop The Company operates from within an easily accessible and fully equipped modern Workshop on the North edge of Warminster. Whilst trimming and painting are completed off site currently, all other restoration services are available in-house. In addition to routine work and whilst […]
Auto Instrument ServicesAuto Instruments can repair, restore and recalibrate motoring instruments in motorcars built from 1900 to around 1980. We work with most types of vehicle and most marques and models, and specialise in exotica – rare vehicles inspire us! We not only work with instruments for cars, but those for motorcycles, boats, commercial vehicles, agricultural vehicles and more – speak to us today to find out if we can help. If you are unsure, you would be welcome to send instruments in for quotes and inspections so do give us a call. Happy to work with any era, and origin, from British to Amercan, Australian, Asian and European. Race cars, hot rods, veteran, vintage, kit and customs. Services include:Kmh to mph and vice versa Capillary gaugesElectronic and Polarity Conversions and upgrades to clocks and tachos Hobsons telegages Custom or bespoke or factory conditionWe are happy to negotiate all types of work from the conventional to the more unusual! We also have some rare and unusual instruments and parts available at times – see our website or get in touch if you have any specific requirements. Always seeking:Period superchargers – Cozette, Shorrock, Wade, Marshall – installation kits, manifolds, parts, complete […]
Formhalls Vintage & Racing LtdWe at Formhalls Vintage & Racing Ltd are providing white metalling and engineering services for vintage automobiles. We pride ourselves on our professionalism and our reliability when it comes to our work. All our clients have said that they would highly recommend us to fellow classic car enthusiasts and racers. We have extensive knowledege in tinning & casting methods and we only use the highest grades of new white metal (Hoyt 11R & 11Z3). The thousands of engines we have previously serviced for racing, aircraft and road vehicles has given us unrivalled experience in the production of these reliable bearings. We have supplied our bearings to all the top restoration firms, racers & engine machine shops and each of our ultra reliable bearings have been road and track tested for many thousands of miles and come with a Lifetime quarantee. We have many years of experience in dealing with Vintage & Veteran vehicles, which means that we are confident that we can engineer our way out of any challenging problems that rare cars bring to our doors. Although we have traditionally been commissioned to work on very rare classics that require many unique parts, our portfolio […]
UK’s Leading mail order supplier for special size taps and dies We stock reamers, drills, endmills, slotdrills, saws and all other engineering products needed for your classic car. We provide quick turnaround – next day mail order service. We accept all types of cards. Please call in or visit our on-line shop for a full range of car accessories, tools and parts. About Tracy Tools Ltd Tracy Tools Ltd is a family business which has been supplying the engineering trades for over 50 years. Year 2007 was a successful for us as we extended our range of products and services by merging with our parent company R. E. Cotes Ltd (London). Based in Torquay, South Devon we provide the largest stock of special size taps, dies and cutting tools to all national companies and well as overseas. We carry extensive stocks of Cutting Tools, specialising in Taps & Dies. These cover – BSC– BSF– BSW– UNF– UNC– BA– Metric & more England’s Leading mail order supplier for special size taps and dies. Also massive stock of reamers, drills, endmills, slotdrills, saws and all other engineering products. Next day mail order service, all cards accepted. Please call for free catalogue (01803 […]
Exeter Engineering Solutions is a firm providing a wealth of engineering experience and knowledge. We have a focus on restoration and renovation of classic vehicles of all types and aim to provide a complete solution to your needs, from individual components to full projects and everything in between. A combination of in-house facilities and trusted local partnerships allows us to complete a huge range of operations to the highest quality and at competitive prices, but not just for classic vehicles we can cater for all general and precision engineering work. We pride ourselves on outstanding quality, attention to detail and have built our business from the ground up on traditional honest values and great customer service.
The Blockley Tyre CompanyWe at The Blockley Tyre Company are producing a wide range of quality classic car tyres at unbelievable low prices. Since we first established in 2002, we are VERY proud to say, our products have been acclaimed the world over and we have been given the first Historic Motor Sports Company Of The Year Award. Our pre-war tyre sizes are also FIA eligible. In addition to our ever increasing range, we have also embarked on superior quality road / race tyres suitable for post-war cars, initially in 16 inch sizes. It is our company’s main goal to provide products designed and built to the highest quality. Although designed primarily as a road tyre, we have many competition achievements in our maiden year that demonstrate the all round durability of our tyres – they are not only suitable for Circuits and Hill climbs but Trialing as well! So much so that many people have been under the misapprehension that ours is puely a race tyre and ask if they are suitable for road use! So what are the Blockley tyre specifications? You may ask, well our tyres come in a good-looking 3 block tread pattern, with an authentic […]
One of the leading trimming companies in the South of England. Established in 1971, we have been trimming concourse winning cars for 50 years undertaking all aspects of trimming raliably and with passion.Fine coach trimming undertaken to concours winning standards. Headlining, leatherwork, carpets, weather equipment, fabric body and more, all using the finest materials.Mike Thomas and Dave Strange Trimming is located in Hampshire, near Goodwood, and additionally offers a discreet and safe storage facilities for all classic and modern cars
Jaguar Enthusiasts ClubFounded in 1984, JEC is a place for all enthusiasts for SS, Jaguar and Daimler classic cars. We provide members with help and advice, when buying or maintaining their cars and also providing services that will enhance the enjoyment of ownership. We are the forum that brings people with shared interest of the classic cars and just have fun together! We encourage people to express their passion for SS, Jaguar and Daimlerthrough cars through local and national events, tours and over the internet. Local regions hold their own rallies during the summer period and the club has also organised and been involved in many overseas trips too. Over the years, the range of facilities and services has grown including club insurance schemes, specialist model seminars, major events and trips, the current 140 page colour monthly magazine ‘Jaguar Enthusiast’, the remanufacture of specialist tools and spares and the largest selection of Jaguar memorabilia available anywhere. Jaguar Enthusiast, the monthly magazine, we highly recommend a look as it contains everything from full month on month restorations to social events, from small scale model news to new car model news. Not only is the technical side of caring for a classic […]