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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 car insurance 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 0333 207 6212 or email mv@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

Product Score Customer Comment

Classic Car Insurance

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Excellent service, extremely quick and efficient, the sales assistant was knowledgeable with the needs insuring a classic car and I was extremely pleased with the price she offered which undercut most insurers

Classic Car Insurance

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Well explained options and costs with fast quoting and efficient service. Good value for money too!

Classic Car Insurance

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Was an absolute pleasure to do business, the lady on the phone was very pleasant and helpful,and will definitely renew my other insurances with you

Classic Car Insurance

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A very easy transaction and very reasonable price.

Classic Car Insurance

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good service. they increase the price and when I phone them, they re-adjusted it and reduce around £20. Told them that in the web, the quote was even less. So they advice me to take the new quote. So I have done it without problems.
Smooth process.

Classic Car Insurance

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Excellent understanding, time taken to explain policy by staff, documentation sent accurately and promptly. highly recommended.

Classic Car Insurance

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Very efficient and easy to deal with

Classic Car Insurance

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Excellant service and very professional

Classic Car Insurance

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Excellent

Classic Car Insurance

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Very polite & helpful

Classic Car Insurance

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Good friendly service and a good price

Classic Car Insurance

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Footman James make reinsuring our two classic cars quick and simple

Classic Car Insurance

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Very satisfied with the efficient and accessible service

Classic Car Insurance

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First class, friendly and helpful. Pleasure talking with Hannah.

Classic Car Insurance

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Good competitive price , but couldn't renew online as the website wouldn't recognize the reference number on the renewal letter . Very helpful staff on the phone though .

Classic Car Insurance

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I found that they were very polite & helpful.

Classic Car Insurance

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Very efficient polite service , dealt with change of details quickly unlike other brokers , understood needs of classic car motoring . No charge for changes was a very welcome surprise - I shall continue to use their services - good people to know , highly recommended .

Classic Car Insurance

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Quick response, and Courtney was competent and most pleasant to talk to. Mark Earl.

Classic Car Insurance

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One of the best

Classic Car Insurance

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Dealt wiyh my enquiry efficiently and issued insurance documents in order with my requirements,without delay. Recommend Footman James services and will use there services again for future insurance requirements.