Classic Car Insurance specialists for 30 years

At Footman James we specialise in classic car insurance and vintage car insurance. We understand that classic cars are more than just vehicles; they are a passion and a labour of love. This comprehensive cover is designed to recognise the true value of your classic car. We have been arranging classic car insurance for 30 years, delivering specialist classic vehicle cover for owners, collectors and traders. Footman James’ classic car insurance includes the benefits that are important to owners including, amongst others, breakdown assistance and agreed value.

As lovers of classic cars, we enjoy links with many enthusiasts and their clubs, such as the Morris Minor Owners Club and the Jaguar Enthusiasts Club, directly engaging with them by sponsoring classic car shows and offering specialist rates for club members. To see the full list of clubs and associations that we work with, please visit our Classic Enthusiast Clubs section.

With a proven passion for classic cars, you can be confident that by arranging your insurance through Footman James, your classic car, whether it is a Volkswagen Beetle, MG MGB or a Morris Minor, will be covered.

If you own 3 or more classic cars then please visit our Multi Vehicle Insurance page.

If you have any questions about our cover or want to find out more, please call 0843 357 1973 or email enquiries@footmanjames.co.uk.

FJ+

At Footman James we understand that classic car enthusiasts want to make the most of their classic cars. That’s why we can now offer a range of additional cover options, which allows customers to pick and choose cover to suit their particular needs. The cover options are collectively called FJ+ and includes options such as wedding hire, breakdown and nil deduction salvage retention. So whether a customer wants to drive other classics, hire their car for weddings or wants to participate in track days we’ve got it covered!

Example FJ+ Cover Options
Breakdown
Legal Protection
Spare Parts
Spare Parts 2, 5 and 10
Drive to Work
Nil Deduction Salvage Retention
Agreed Value
FeeFo Feedback

Classic Car Insurance reviews

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The staff were very helpful and knowledgeable. The premium offered was almost half that of my previous policy but like all insurance the proof will be in the claims service which I hope I never need to use.

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I have insured with footman james several times and I have always been more than happy with the service and best of all the quotes I never bother with any one else. Very satisfied would highly reccomend them , and I do. Top marks.

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Excellent service,friendly and helpful.Thank you.

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I will recommend them to my friends

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Professional service with courteous and knowledgeable staff providing clear communications.

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Really fast and efficient service-operator very concise and polite.

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Cally was brilliant. She was very friendly and efficient and sorted out my renewal. The price was really good and the service even better. Footman James is the only place to go for great classic car insurance!

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first class very helpful ,thank you. phil

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Excellent service

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As Above

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gave me a good deal on classic car insce

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Always friendly and efficient service.

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Very good thank you

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very clear and easy to use renewal process. Excellent and a huge step forward

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I have used Adrian flux for 15 years, but your company is far more competitive .hopefully we well have the same sort of relationship

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what can I say excellent that says it all

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Helpful. Did exactly what I asked. Would recommend

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Very helpfull and staff passionate about the cars wich is nice to see.

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Fast, no nonsense, best quote structure - clearly understand people who own Classic Cars

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The service was personal and friendly. Return phone calls were made as arranged and the paperwork followed through as promised. Paige Flavell Wood was very knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with.