Recommended Classic Car Insurers
Having a wide and diverse range of vehicles already owned by our Club members, we are very aware of the best insurance companies for insuring your Pride and Joy.
*New for 2022*
FTC-GB Vehicle Insurance Valuations
More Club Members are taking out insurance with a guaranteed value payout should the worst happen.
Spare Parts Suppliers
The biggest and most frustrating part of owning a Classic and rare vehicle is trying to source good quality parts.
The FTC-GB is very fortunate to have good contacts with suppliers and retailers in both the UK and Europe.
Be aware that the majority of the suppliers we recommend are based in the Netherlands. However, they are the experts in sourcing parts for your Taunus and all speak very good English.
Parts Supplier: Classic Ford Parts (Netherlands)
Our Number 1 parts guy, Harrie Drenth - based in The Netherlands, is a very active member of the FTC-GB Club and within our FaceBook Group.
Harrie is the FTC-GB Club recommended "go-to" guy and can be contacted via:
|0031 (0) 593540792|
|Harrie Drenth Facebook|
Take Note: Harrie will discount everything based on the offer of free Pizza or Burger.
WARNING Discount offer may, or may not, be true. Ha ha.
Taunus for Sale
If this website has insipired you to want to become a Taunus owner, we have several contacts based in the Netherlands who will see you right.
Taunus Dealer: Steffs-Autos (Netherlands)
Steff, based in Veendam in northern Holland, holds a great range of Taunus models, most of which are not published on his sales website.
If you are serious about purchasing a Taunus, speak to Steff first. He has a large inventory of vehicles in all conditions.
Help With Sourcing Your Dream Taunus
Over the years, the FTC-GB Club has built up a network of Classic Ford vehicle suppliers who are more than willing to help you source Taunus vehicles.
If you have a specific model in mind, but can't find one, then get in contact with one of our vehicle suppliers, who will use their contacts to help you.
Taunus Supplier: Dordogne Classic Motors (France)
Dordogne Classic Motors is owned by Danny and Dave, two ex-pats living the dream in the Dordogne region of France. They buy and sell all manner of Classic vehicles which they source locally. They have contacts in Spain and Portugal to help with sourcing vehicles and they also have a great contact based in southern California for finding vehicles at the more exotic end of the market.
Both Danny and Dave have an in-depth knowledge of older Classic Fords and have found a few Taunus' which they advertised for sale through the Ford Taunus Club - GB Facebook page.
If you would like their assistance in sourcing a vehicle, simply give them the vehicle specifics and your budget and they will act as intermediary to get you the vehicle you want at a price you are happy to pay. They will arrange to view the vehicle on your behalf and supply you with an an honest evaluation of condition and work required.
With their wealth of experience, Danny and Dave can guide you through the importation process and will also arrange to deliver your vehicle to your door should you not fancy a road trip to collect it.
|00 33 674 079 871 [Danny]
00 33 6 73 20 28 81 [Dave]
|Dordogne Classic Motors Website [Coming Soon]|
Taunus Supplier: Car Cave (Scotland)
Based in Dalkeith (Scotland) Car Cave, run by Alan, has an amazing selection of Classic Fords for sale and his wide range of contacts in South Africa can help him source that elusive Taunus.
South Africa is an ideal place to source vehicles, having weather that is kinder to older metal and through all vehicles being Right Hand Drive. A big bonus in some owners view.
If you can't find the vehicle you want, give Alan a call. He is very knowledgeable on the Ford brand and the Taunus marque.
|Car Cave Website|