We were out bright and early this morning with our 1980 MG Midget as we delivered her to Shine Supply UK for the full and final detail. Being a 14000 mile car and working within our impeccably clean workshops the guys have a good base to work on as she is very clean and tidy as […]
Work is now underway on our 1971 Cadillac Eldorado. First things first we need to empty the car of all loose and removable components. As she has been sitting in the corner of a working barn for the passed 8 years everything is covered in a thick layer of dust and grime. Before we can […]
From the chassis plate under the engine bay we can now officially identify the car and get an insight into it’s origins. According to an online source the meaning of the Cadillac chassis plates are as follows: First Digit: Code – 6 GM Division – Cadillac Second Thru Fifth Digits: 8169 – Fleetwood Sixty Special Brougham 8247 – 2 […]
The reproduction of the new ceiling cloth is now complete and Kim is currently fitting back up to our 1960 Jensen. Apart from one piece missing from the front which will tighten up the cloth it is in position and looking amazing.
Being a rare car to start and with the unusual set up of a single down pipe to a double exit it is not the kind of exhaust system that is readily available on the shelf so we have called upon the help of our friends at Demand Engineering in Stonham, Suffolk to re-manufacturer a stainless […]
Arriving with us this week, our 1971 Ford Capri in for a full ‘engine-out’ respray. Before we collected the car, the engine had been removed so we have been assigned to strip, prepare and paint the body and return to the customer for reassembly.
With the underside now fully stripped and certain areas cleaned back to metal it’s time for Pete to mask up the areas in preparation for the underside treatment. The treatment will will be applied once the cleaning is fully complete and will not only freshen up the look but will protect the areas that are […]
With a New Year comes a New Challenge! Bridge Classic Cars are looking to expand the Bridge family in 2018. Due to our current workload and exciting plans for the future, our fantastic team of exceptionally talented technicians needs to grow. If you have the experience we have the facilities… Time served motor mechanics and […]
With a very minor tear in the vinyl roof we decided to replace the entire hood for new but this time we upgraded the material to Mohair. As this is a rarer option on the MG Midget we arranged for hood specialists Don Trimming to manufacture the hood. Here we are mid way through the […]
The strip down process has now begun on our 1996 Jaguar XJR Supercharged. The rear axle, front suspension, shocks, springs have all been removed and stripped down to reveal the corroded fuel pipes running through the underside. With the rear axle out of the way the fuel pipes can fully replaced with new but that’s […]
One way to escape the cold weather this Christmas is with the fantastic CarCoon Airflow System. Our 1949 MGYT is now safely tucked away keeping warm and secure. The EVO model is probably the most versatile CarCoon of all. This model comprises of a base mat and a separate top cover. Simply drive the car […]
Different but very impressive. We recently spoke to Steve. Steve lives in Manchester and he contacted us after reading up on our Maserati Merak project online. Steve owns an early golf and it just so happens that it is fitted with Maserati Merak wheels so he sent through some pictures for us to see. I […]