Archive | Car Restorations


Pre-War Aston Martin

This is the 1925 Motor Show car with body by Jarvis of Wimbledon. Made by Bamford & Martin Ltd of Kensington. The Motor of October 1925 described the car as “the most beautiful small car of the show”. The price for a touring car was 825€ in 1925 compared to an Austin 7, 149€. It […]

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Coombs Jaguar MKII 3.8

This Jaguar MKII 3.8 is one of only twenty-five original cars modified by Coombs of Guilford. Having been a successful driver, John Coombs turned entrant for some of the best British drivers of the fifties and sixties, including World Champions Jackie Stewart, Jack Brabham and Graham Hill. The family business, Coombs of Guilford, was one […]

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Honda CRX

Bought to us by a Honda Owners Club enthusiast we were tasked with the job of removing all corrosion from this early nineties Honda. Very good donor rear quarter panels were found, unpicked from their original rear end and meticulously stitched onto this car once all other corrosion had been treated. A complete bare metal […]

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VW Corrado

After meeting the owner of this Corrado it became apparent how passionate she was about her appreciating classic. With lengthy discussions on the best way to approach a sympathetic body restoration, wheel arches and minor blisters were media blasted, cut out and welded where required and reshaped as necessary. It was then completely painted in […]

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Bentley Corniche

Purchased by our client in a state of disrepair, we were commissioned to restore this Bentley back into a presentable, usable car. Proline carried out a complete bare metal respray including fitting new lower sills, arches and various other panel work. It was repainted in its original Masons Black with a contrasting single white coachline. […]

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