Date: 16th May 2017

Our good friend Richard Peacock sadly had his much treasured 1965 E-Type 4.2 Series 1 FHC (reg ELO 775C) stolen on Sunday 30th April from the car park at Donington, during the Historic Festival. Richard has owned this E-Type for 16 years. Please help spread the word. The more people that knows about Richard's E-Type, the better. There are some identifying features including: Webasco sunroof Moto-lita steering wheel Pipercross air filter Kenlow fan Stainless exhaust and manifold The tailpipes have small extensions angled towards the ground (rather than protruding horizontally) There is a factory fitted heated rear window which is relatively unusual for a 1965 car The radio aeria ...

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Date: 12th May 2017

OKV 1, the famous Jaguar Works D-Type that finished second at the 24hs of Le Mans in 1954, took a trip down to Lookers Jaguar West London on Friday 12th May. The special occasion was an evening talk with the legendary Norman Dewis. Norman, now aged 96, was chief test driver and development engineer for Jaguar from 1952 to 1985. In a career spanning 33 years, he tested and developed a remarkable series of cars including the C-Type, D-Type, E-Type, XJ13, XJ40 and more. Set in Lookers flagship new dealership for Jaguar Land Rover alongside the A40 in West London, Norman gave a personal account of what was a heroic period in Jaguar’s history, ranging from his record run in Jabbeke,&nb ...

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Date: 21st April 2017

We were recently visited by a group of members of the XK Club.  The day started with a tour of the workshop, seeing some of the current classics being restored and the witnessing first-hand the skill and attention to detail that goes into CMC’s restorations. The day continued with a seminar, giving them the chance to hear from the experts and ask any questions about paint, trim, bodywork, engine repairs and more, before finishing the visit off with some refreshments in the showroom, amongst some exquisite Jaguars.   If you are a member of a classic car club and would like to arrange a club visit to CMC, please get in touch – it is always a pleasure to welcome friends an ...

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Date: 7th April 2017

Nothing beats the feeling of getting your pride and joy out of hibernation and ready for the driving season, but first you need to make sure it is ready to be enjoyed. You will have to consider basics such as checking the fluid levels, tyre pressure and looking under the bonnet –hopefully finding no mouse or squirrel damage. Or you could trust CMC to bring your car up to scratch! Large experienced team Latest diagnostic equipment Collection and delivery service All work carried out in-house Good quality replacement parts used Quality control Parts and labour warranty From a simple oil change to more comprehensive work, concours detailing and event preparation, we will look after your c ...

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Date: 4th April 2017

We continue to invest so we can best take care of our clients cars. With our new Volvo truck, we will be able to offer a door-to-door service for restoration and maintenance work carried out in our Bridgnorth workshops as well as transport to and from UK and international events. WATCH THIS SPACE!

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