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Classic Car Insurance specialists for 30 years

At Footman James we specialise in classic car insurance, vintage car insurance and competition 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 find a club or association nearby, 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.

Six of our most popular types of classic car insurance are classic Ford insurance, MG Midget insurance, classic VW insurance, classic Jaguar insurance, classic Mini insurance and Triumph Spitfire Insurance.

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

Footman James reviews

ProductScoreCustomer Comments

Classic Car Insurance LANDROVER DISCOVERY V8I ES AUTO

Service:++

Always good service,never had any problems.

Classic Car Insurance MG B

Service:+

Internet service easy to use.

Classic Car Insurance BMW Z3 CONVERTIBLE

Service:++

Very good customer service

Classic Car Insurance PORSCHE 924 S

Service:+

Good service, but VERY long winded ! Took 53 minutes.

Classic Car Insurance JAGUAR 2.4

Service:++

Sent a timely reminder then received a follow up call to ensure that I had not forgotten to renew my policy.

Classic Car Insurance JAGUAR XJ6 AUTO

Service:++

Policy renewal..would recommend again

Classic Car Insurance BMW M3 CONVERTIBLE

Service:++

Great service year on year very happy hope it's cheaper next year.

Classic Car Insurance TVR CHIMAERA CONVERTIBLE

Service:++

Quick and easy renewal process online, good price for car insurance with excellent cover provided.

Classic Car Insurance NISSAN SKYLINE GTS TURBO

Service:++

Great customer service. Very helpful and informative. Got a great product and they certainly understand your needs if you have a high powered car to insure.

Classic Car Insurance JAGUAR E TYPE

Service:++

Excellent service, great telephone assistance rarely found these days

Classic Car Insurance MG F 1.8I VVC CONVERT

Service:++

Footman James listened to our requirements and provided us with the options to make a decision
The advisor was pleasant, helpful and efficient.

They give us a call back at the agreed time
I would recommend this company and will return for further quotes

Classic Car Insurance JAGUAR XJ6 4.0 AUTO

Service:++

FJ are polite, quick and most helpful at all times,

Classic Car Insurance HILLMAN IMP SUPER

Service:++

Great service. Very happy

Classic Car Insurance MORRIS MINOR CONVERTIBLE

Service:++

i would not hesitate in recommending Footman James to anyone wishing to insure their classic car. they are always friendly, courteous and knowledgably. It is always a pleasure to deal with them.

Classic Car Insurance AUSTIN MINI GT

Service:++

A pleasure to talk to nothing is to much trouble. There was no rush and they check that all details are exactly as you want them. Ensuring correct cover for vehicle. Brilliant.

Classic Car Insurance MERCEDES-BENZ 190 E AUTO

Service:++

Very easy to renew my policy, which was dealt with both professionally and quickly with the documentation arriving within three days.

Classic Car Insurance PORSCHE 911 CARRERA S COUPE

Service:++

Ultra efficient young lady who went thru the paperwork very thoroughly.As i was on my mobile on a train the signal strength varied but she showed great patience.

Classic Car Insurance JAGUAR XJ SPORT AUTO

Service:++

Very good service

Classic Car Insurance VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GL AUTO

Service:++

Very good

Classic Car Insurance MAZDA EUNOS CABRIOLET

Service:++

I have been delighted by the help I have received . Yes I would recommend the company.

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