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Does Grove & Dean offer classic car insurance?

Does Grove & Dean offer classic car insurance?

Need insurance for your classic car? Grove & Dean might be able to help

What kind of insurance does Grove & Dean offer?

Grove & Dean is an insurance broker that has been operating in the UK since the early 1970s and has a comprehensive range of policies available. You can get cover for your home, contents, buy-to-let and holiday home, business insurance and goods in transit as well as vehicle insurance for motorhomes, trikes, horseboxes and quad bikes.

Grove & Dean also offer cover for learner drivers, students, van drivers, temporary insurance and conventional motor cover, but most importantly they offer classic insurance on a range of vehicles including modern classics and vintage vehicles.

What kind of classic insurance is available?

As standard policies from Grove & Dean include features such as a courtesy car, motor legal and personal accident cover, while elements like EU recovery can also be included. It is also possible to include multiple classic cars into a single policy if you are fortunate enough to own more than one and you can add excess protection up to a value of £350 if required.

What kind of car qualifies as a classic?

The criteria for classic cars with Grove & Dean is relatively flexible, with cars that are just a few years old potentially qualifying. Each one is judged on its own merits so it is worth contacting them directly for a quote even if your cherished machine is still young.

How do I get a quote from Grove & Dean?

A UK-based call centre is available to provide classic car insurance quotes and in addition the Grove & Dean website has quote facility, with the option to edit your quotes and return to them later. It takes just a few minutes to get a quote with either method.

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Like almost all insurers these days you can get a quote from Grove & Dean by visiting their website and filling in the relevant forms, but the firm says to get the very best rates you should call them directly and speak to their knowledgeable staff who are well-versed in providing quotes for classic cars. You can even fill in a ‘call me’ form with some details and a representative will call you back at a convenient time.

Grove & Dean can be contacted on: 01708 564148

How much does insurance from Grove & Dean cost?

As with any insurance quote many factors influence the final figure, particularly with classic car insurance where the valuation of a vehicle can vary on its age and condition. The below examples are based on a limited mileage policy with the recommended excess figure.


1995 VW Corrado VR6


2012 Mazda MX-5 2.0 Sport £10,000

1973 MGB GT V8 £28,000

45 year old




How do I make a claim?

Grove & Dean have a dedicated helpline specifically set up to serve customers making a claim, available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.

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If I claim on my classic car insurance, will it affect my other insurance policy?

Will a claim on my classic car insurance policy affect my other car insurance policy?
Yes, it will. You need to notify any prospective or current insurer of any claim you have made on policies you have covering motor vehicles.
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