classic insurance for myself... age?

Discussion in 'Insurance & Breakdown Cover' started by hondaej666, Friday 14th Jun, 2013.

  1. Im 19 going on 20 does anyone now if i'm liable to take out classic insurance. On my EG
     
  2. haggis Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    call Carole Nash and ask them...
     
  3. haz Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    I was under the impression it was just to do with the age of the car

    My cousin insured his 2nd Generation Escort under classic insurance and i think he was 18 

    Haz
     
  4. skyinsurance Commercial Services Trader

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    Classic cover qualifying criteria will vary but usually it is reserved for those aged 30 or over, must be a second car, limited mileage, no or few modifications, garaged etc
     
  5. ChrisKnottIns Site Partner Trader

    You'd need to be at least 23 for us to quote on a classic policy I'm afraid and it would need to be a second car with limited mileage.
     
  6. Law Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Some places won't let you build no claims on a classic policy too.
     
  7. skyinsurance Commercial Services Trader

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    Most classic policies do not accrue NCB
     
  8. graham27 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Is a 1992 EG Civic old enough for a classic policy? Im 25 and have one as a 2nd car that I wanna start using every so often but has alot of modifications and is kept on a driveway...
     
  9. ChrisKnottIns Site Partner Trader

    It's probably old enough but some insurers will want it to be garaged rather than on a drive. The best thing is to give us a call and we'll have a look around for you once we have all the details.
     
  10. Vtimark Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    Again, why make this statement whilst you have a terrible track record for insuring young drivers with "high performance" cars? 
     
  11. Couldn't agree more...

    You wouldn't insure me anyway. It's only a vti i'll probably have to be around 50 to get a decent quote
     
  12. kahn_v Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    This
     
  13. ChrisKnottIns Site Partner Trader

    ...because he's asking about a classic policy, which is rated differently. We have a new classic insurer on board - can't say whether they'll be any good until we have the member's details obviously.
     
  14. graham27 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    can't insure a modified import at my age unfortunately you guys said! Adrian Flux can with everything declared for under £500!
     
  15. D3MENT3D Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Bump here, I've just been offered a 88 Scirocco GT (as a gift!), would this be eligible for a classic policy as insurance for everything else is completely extortionate
     
  16. RandomDan Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Probably.

    My rx7 is a 99 and that comes under a classic policy with adrian flux
     
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  17. ChrisKnottIns Site Partner Trader

    It's certainly on our classic vehicles list. If you're over 23 please give us a call.
     
  18. skyinsurance Commercial Services Trader

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    Classic Insurance is all about you more so than the vehicle, EG usually it needs to be a second car, limited milage, garaged, no or few mods etc. 

    Classic policies are not the be all and end all, have a look at a limited mileage policy, feel free to get in touch, tel: 01707 642552

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