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Buying & Restoring Your First Classic Car

Buying & Restoring Your First Classic Car

Restoring classic cars can be an incredibly rewarding and even potentially profitable hobby. If you’ve yet to delve into the classic car market then the guide below should be of great help.

What to buy

The first thing you need to think about is what car you want to buy. Your budget will certainly be something you have to take into account as the prices of classic cars can vary considerably from one model to the next. When thinking about what car you want to buy, you should think about practical considerations such as how well you think you’ll be able to restore it and whether it’s a car you would actually enjoy driving.

Another important consideration is where you’ll buy. Classic cars are by their nature quite rare so you’ll need to do your research and find out the best places to look.

Restoring the exterior

Restoring the exterior of a classic car can be quite an extensive job depending on its condition. A lot of people mistakenly believe that any dents in the bodywork can simply be popped …