Importing a Classic, Collector or Antique Car from the USA

Car enthusiast around the world import classic, collector and antique cars from the USA every day and many of them run into roadblocks when doing so this article is to help those overseas enthusiasts worldwide know what to expect. Having helped many classic, collector and antique vehicle buyers from around the world with pre-purchase inspections, I have put together this brief guide for you to prepare and understand the process of importing a car from the USA. Highly modified cars can bring about additional complications such as further inspection, rejection and additional fees.  What is “highly modified”? Well, a highly … Keep reading…

Classic, Collector and Antique Car Inspections at Fast Lane Classic Cars in St Charles, Mo

Since July of 2009, Test Drive Technologies has been providing the St Louis Major Metropolitan area with pre-purchase used car, classic car, collector car and antique vehicle inspection services.  Due to our reputation in the St Louis Classic Car market, Test Drive Technologies Vehicle Inspection and Appraisal Services is widely excepted into many of the Classic Car, Collector Car, and Antique Vehicle dealership sales showrooms for pre-purchase inspections.  Collector Car dealers in the St Louis area prefer Test Drive Technologies over many other vehicle inspection companies due to our thoroughness, attention to detail, fairness, ease of scheduling and our carefulness with each … Keep reading…

Classic, Collector and Antique Car Inspections at Gateway Classic Cars in O’Fallon, IL

Since July of 2009, Test Drive Technologies has been providing the St Louis Major Metropolitan area with pre-purchase used car, classic car, collector car and antique vehicle inspection services.  Due to our reputation in the St Louis Classic Car market, Test Drive Technologies Vehicle Inspection and Appraisal Services is widely excepted into many of the Classic Car, Collector Car, and Antique Vehicle dealership sales showrooms for pre-purchase inspections.  Collector Car dealers in the St Louis area prefer Test Drive Technologies over many other vehicle inspection companies due to our thoroughness, attention to detail, fairness, ease of scheduling and our carefulness with each … Keep reading…

Classic, Collector and Antique Car Inspections at St Louis Car Museum

Since July of 2009, Test Drive Technologies has been providing the St Louis Major Metropolitan area with pre-purchase used car, classic car, collector car and antique vehicle inspection services.  Due to our reputation in the St Louis Classic Car market, Test Drive Technologies Vehicle Inspection and Appraisal Services is widely excepted into many of the Classic Car, Collector Car, and Antique Vehicle dealership sales showrooms for pre-purchase inspections.  Collector Car dealers in the St Louis area prefer Test Drive Technologies over many other vehicle inspection companies due to our thoroughness, attention to detail, fairness, ease of scheduling and our carefulness with each … Keep reading…

What Adds Value to a Classic Car or Collector Car?

Why I wrote this article about classic cars So, I get this question a lot from clients when they are about to purchase a classic car or collector car and we are going through their valuation. “What adds value to a classic or collector car?”  I figured it would be a great to share my wisdom and advice on the topic. Value adds value.  Yep, that’s right.  Value is taking in many forms. Monetary doesn’t always mean value.  Value can also be defined as craftsmanship, quality, and creativity. First impressions of a collector car A quality paint job goes a … Keep reading…