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Vintage & Classic Car Insurance in Ireland

The Best Car Insurance Quotes for Older Cars

Start the engine of your vintage or classic car knowing you have the best insurance policy for you. Enjoy a weekend away or the next car convention with ultimate peace of mind.

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Vintage & Classic Car Insurance

What is Vintage Car Insurance?

Vintage and classic car insurance is needed, just like driving any modern car. There are many benefits to opting for specialised vintage insurance.

Vehicle insurance protects you as the owner or driver against liability in the unfortunate event of a road accident that causes injury to a third party or damage to their property. Some policies also cover damage to the motorist’s own vehicle.

Third-party car insurance cover is a legal requirement in Ireland.

Your vintage car insurance will allow you to drive 5,000 kilometers a year. Perfect for Sunday drives and visits to classic car conventions.

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How does Vintage & Classic Car Insurance Work?

If your car is 20+ years old, you are eligible to take out classic or vintage car insurance.
Your classic car should also be in excellent condition, be used as a second car and not exceed 5,000 kilometres a year.

Vintage car insurance is usually cheaper than standard vehicle insurance as it’s considered lower risk. You’re not expected to use your classic car as your main vehicle.

To get your vintage classic car insurance today, simply choose your level of cover and we’ll find the best provider and package for you.

There are some variables, benefits and extra info that are notable. For more information, visit our FAQs.

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Types of Insurance for Older Cars

Just as with other vehicle insurance, you have a couple of options to choose from when insuring your vintage or classic car.

  • Third Party

    • Third Party means your insurer will cover the cost of any damage or injury to another person and their property
    • You will need at least Third Party car insurance to drive legally on Irish roads
    • Third Party is often the cheapest option
  • Third Party Fire and Theft

    • You are covered if you car is stolen or damaged in a fire
    • If you’re in a car accident and it’s your fault, you’ll be covered for any damage you caused to the other person’s property
    • This is a good option if you can’t park your car in a garage

Vintage Car Insurance - FAQs

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Do you insure vintage and classic campervans? +
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Why Choose Campion for Vintage & Classic Car Insurance?

35+ years experience

12 offices throughout the country

Winner of the Deloitte Best Managed Companies for over 10 years

High customer retention rates

We review 15 Insurers and more than 20 products to find the perfect cover

Campion Insurance has the expert knowledge and experience to find you the most suitable vintage and classic car insurance for your needs and lifestyle. Our dedicated team are on hand to answer any questions and always strives to provide top tier customer service. In the event you need to make a claim, our skilled staff will navigate you through the process.

We cannot always be in control of what happens. What we can manage is being prepared and having the best insurance for older cars. Whether you’re going to a vintage show, partaking in a vintage road run, or just going for a Sunday drive, we’ve got you covered.

Let Campion Insurance help you find not only the cheapest but also the best insurance for your classic motoring.

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Our team is ready to advise you on the different types of vintage or classic car insurance. We compare quotes from a wide range of insurance companies, so we’ll find you a relevant and affordable plan that meets your needs.

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