Update on restarting of motorsport in UK

On the basis that motorsport is planned to be re-starting on 4th July 2020, Motorsport UK has announced that it is inviting permit applications online from 1st June 2020. Further details regarding the re-starting will be made available following the Read on! →

Car Showrooms now re-opened

The Government having eased the lockdown restrictions, as of 1st June 2020 car showrooms are open again for business. The Society of Motor Manufacturers (SMMT) and Traders and the National Franchised Dealers Association have worked closely to provide guidelines for Read on! →

Changes to Motoring Events due to Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect the possibility of motoring events taking place. The uncertainty of the ongoing lockdown situation, particularly bearing in mind the large numbers of people who attend these events, has been making planning and organisation extremely Read on! →

Online Car Auctions: a pitfall for trade sellers?

The ongoing Coronavirus pandemic has driven car auctions entirely online. An obvious solution to keep auctions going but one that does make a difference when it comes to the law in England & Wales. In short, rights are being conceded Read on! →

Goodwood 78th Members’ Meeting update

Goodwood has just announced that the 78th Members’ Meeting which was due to take place on 28-29 March 2020 has been postponed until 2021. The provisional dates are 10-11 April 2021. Further details will follow in due course, and more Read on! →

Classic Car thefts down

During the current corona virus situation there has been a drop of more than 50% in the theft of “classic” cars. The 19 reported such thefts from January to March this year is down from last year’s figure of 39. Read on! →

Coys in administration

Coys of Kensington Automobiles has gone into administration. The administrators were appointed on April 17 by the High Court of Justice. This does not appear on Coys’ own website which is still listing its next classic-car auction scheduled for July Read on! →