Win a Morris Traveller!
19 November, 2013
Win a Morris Traveller - for your chance, get a quote today!
Footman James has teamed up with Classics Monthly magazine to offer one lucky enthusiast the chance to win a 1968 Morris Traveller De-Luxe - all you need to do is obtain a classic car insurance quote, either online or over the phone - click here to complete an online quote.
The competition was officially launched at the 2013 Classic Motor Show at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre. The car was on the Footman James stand, where the Classics Monthly team began the restoration, drawing engaged and interested crowds.
The car was originally bought in 2009 by enthusiast Keith Hibbert; partly restored, the car’s history makes for fascinating reading. Built on 15 February 1968, it was despatched on 23 February to Stewart and Ardern Ltd in Acton, London, earning it the UMK registration mark for Middlesex. It’s last tax disc expired in August 1993 and was issued in Market Deeping, Peterborough. Amazingly, according to the BMH certificate, the engine is original.
Keith undertook extensive repairs throughout the bodyshell, culminating in solid floors and beautifully restored wood interiors. Work still to be done includes a full respray and fettling of a number of gaps.
The competition will run until October 2014; the winner will be unveiled at the 2014 Classic Motor Show the following month with upon completion an estimated value of approximately £7,000.
Andy Fairchild, Footman James’ Managing Director said : “We are delighted to be involved in such an exciting restoration project. Restoring such a classic is any enthusiasts dream and we look forward to charting the restoration progress throughout 2014. Entry to the competition is easy – you could be months away from owning a beautifully renovated Morris Traveller!”
Full competition entry details can be found below. For the restoration timetable, log onto www.classicsmonthly.com
*Terms and Conditions: 1. Entrants must meet the requirements of the Footman James quotation criteria and obtain a classic car insurance quotation.2. One winner will receive a 1969 Morris Minor Traveller (Reg. UMK 307F). 3. Closing Date: 17:00 on 31st October 2014. Only one entry per quote. 4.The winning entry will be selected at random by at least one independent supervisor. 5. The draw will take place on 04.11.2014. 6. The winner will be notified by phone no later than 8.11.2014. If the Promoter cannot contact the winner by such date after using reasonable endeavours to do so, or, if in the Promoter’s reasonable opinion, awarding the prize to the winner could be seen to conflict with the Promoter’s Anti-Corruption Policy and/or its Code of Business Conduct and/or any applicable anti-corruption laws, the prize will no longer be available to that individual without any liability to the Promoter and a new winner will be chosen at random from among the unsuccessful entries. 7. No alternative prizes offered. 8. Prizes cannot be transferred to another person. 9. The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 10. To the fullest extent permitted by law the Promoter excludes all liability for claims, damages and losses incurred in or connected with use of the prize. 11. The decision as to the winner is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 12. Send a Self Addressed Envelope for the winner’s name and county to the address below. 13. By entering the draw the winner agrees to the publication of their name and photo by the Promoter for publicity purposes. 14. This promotion is governed in accordance with the law of England & Wales. By taking part in this promotion you are deemed to have accepted and be bound by these terms. 15. The promotion is not open to employees of Towergate Underwriting Group Limited. Promoter: Footman James, Waterfall Lane, Cradley Heath, West Midlands, B64 6PU. Footman James is a trading name of Towergate Underwriting Group Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Telephone calls may be monitored or recorded for your protection. Registered address: Towergate House, Eclipse Park, Sittingbourne Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN. Registered No. 4043759 . WEGE058.12.13