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Mk2 Golf GTI Insurance Recommendations?

Mk2 Golf GTI Insurance Recommendations?

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ATM

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5,580 posts

131 months

Tuesday 25th September 2012
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One of my friends has just bought a Mk2 Golf GTI. Is there any particularly good companies he should be contacting for an insurance quote. This is a 2nd car / toy and will not be used much. He currently only has one car and therefore only one NCB.

Thanks

Parabola

1,681 posts

109 months

Tuesday 25th September 2012
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My Mk2 was insured on a classic policy with RH Insurance.
They always seem very reasonably priced, and are decent to deal with.

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Dr G

12,457 posts

154 months

Wednesday 26th September 2012
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Mine was always with Brentacre.

Andy OH

1,505 posts

162 months

Wednesday 26th September 2012
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I insure my MK2 Golf GTI 16V with Lancaster Imsurance on a classic policy which also accrues NCB.

Aphex

1,479 posts

112 months

Wednesday 26th September 2012
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Brentacre provide a great service but personally found Lancaster cheapest around thumbup
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aka_kerrly

9,242 posts

122 months

Wednesday 26th September 2012
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Dr G said:
Mine was always with Brentacre.
Same here, I have used Brentacre for five years now and found them to be a good bunch!

Rhodri knows his Mk2s!

Also try Footman James and Sky insurance and say you saw their advert on the mk2 golf owners club website!!!

Dave

missing the VR6

1,850 posts

101 months

Thursday 27th September 2012
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Always found Adrian Flux to be very competitive, Brentacre were always close tothem price wise.

filetmignon

15 posts

51 months

Thursday 27th September 2012
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Admiral not bad. Adrian Flux tend to be cheaper than Brentacre even though they are the same company.

Don't forget to ask for a limited mileage policy if weekend toy, lots of savings to be had there.

aka_kerrly

9,242 posts

122 months

Thursday 27th September 2012
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filetmignon said:
Admiral not bad. Adrian Flux tend to be cheaper than Brentacre even though they are the same company.

Don't forget to ask for a limited mileage policy if weekend toy, lots of savings to be had there.
That is not the case.

Brentacre are a small company based in Swansea and AF a much larger company in Norfolk, both are BROKERS. This means it is possible that you may end up with a policy from the same insurer but the rates maybe different and both companies have different admin procedures, Brentacre generally NOT trying to shaft you for extra ££££ every time you make a small change or dare ask for a replacement certificate.

Ash From Flux

1,138 posts

80 months

Thursday 4th October 2012
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ATM said:
One of my friends has just bought a Mk2 Golf GTI. Is there any particularly good companies he should be contacting for an insurance quote. This is a 2nd car / toy and will not be used much. He currently only has one car and therefore only one NCB.

Thanks
Hello
If he hasn't tried Flux yet and would like me to have a look at a quote, feel free to PM me some details.
Thanks
Ash

ltj

83 posts

144 months

Saturday 6th October 2012
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Footman James by a mile cheapest out there got my 2 golfs with them. Brentacre are a top company to deal with my polo is with them.Adrian Flux lost the way in recent times imo

Ladvr6

137 posts

97 months

Saturday 6th October 2012
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HIC for my mk2 vr6 track toy, all the above mentioned were in and around £40-50