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Purchase Tickets to the 2022 Vancouver ABFM @ VanDusen Gardens

“The Greatest Show on British Wheels,” Vancouver ABFM, VanDusen Garden, on Saturday, May 21, 2022, with nearly 500 British classic cars. About this event: Sat. May 21 (10am to 4:30pm) Gates open to public “The Greatest Show on British Wheels,” Vancouver ABFM, sponsored by Hagerty, is looking forward to welcoming everyone back to the 35thRead Full Story

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ABFM DASH PLAQUE 2022 Colour

2022 Vancouver ABFM is revving up and raring to go

The Greatest Show on British Wheels, Vancouver ABFM, is looking forward to welcoming everyone back to the celebration at VanDusen Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 21, 2022. “After two years hiatus as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pleased to welcome HAGERTY, the world’s largest collector car insurer and automotive lifestyle brand, toRead Full Story

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Gullwing & Roadster models.

Masters of their craft: Coachwerks Restoration

The classic car restoration business is arguably one of the most challenging and complicated businesses to manage successfully. The restoration of an ‘old’ car, previously owned by several caring and, in many cases, uncaring owners, presents numerous challenges. These include experience, knowledge, skill, craftsmanship, innovative thinking, and, last but not least, working with a carRead Full Story

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Dash Real Estate links Vancouver buyers/investors to UK market

Richmond-based Dash Real Estate Group, formerly Team Dash, has partnered with City & Country, UK, on an Exclusive Listing Agreement to promote their UK properties to the Canadian real estate landscape. City & Country is the UK’s leading redeveloper of historic sites and buildings into luxury new homes. A family business with more than 50Read Full Story

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2021 Vancouver ABFM Poster

Hagerty Insurance new Presenting Sponsor at Vancouver ABFM

Updated March 9, 2021 The Greatest Show on British Wheels, Vancouver ABFM, is pleased to announce that Hagerty Collector Car Insurance will be the Presenting Sponsor for the 35th anniversary event at VanDusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver, B.C. Canada.   “We are pleased to welcome the world’s largest collector car insurer and automotive lifestyle brand toRead Full Story

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What if you are entitled to a British State Pension and don’t know?

If you worked in Britain, even for a short period of time, you may be entitled to a British State Pension. You may also be eligible to back pay premiums, which will increase the pension you receive when you reach pensionable age. The Canadian Alliance of British Pensioners (CABP) will help you determine if you qualifyRead Full Story

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Austin A40 Somerset

Austins overboard in Vancouver Harbour!

Beginning in 1932, Vancouver-based Fred Deeley Motors was the distributor for Austin cars in the province of British Columbia. In the late 1940s, when Austin was about to release its brand-new Devon A40 equipped with an economical 1200cc four-cylinder overhead valve engine coupled to a four-speed transmission, Deeley convinced the manufacturer to build a left-hand-driveRead Full Story

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Mazda CX9

Pick the AJAC category winners and Win a $50 Shell Gift Card and tickets to the 2020 Vancouver ABFM

Send us your Best Pick in each AJAC category finalist listing below, for a draw to win a $50 Shell Gift Card and 2 tickets to the 2020 Vancouver ABFM at VanDusen Garden. Email to jstewart@westerndriver.com with subject header: AJAC Picks Contest closes midnight January 15, 2020. Winner announced on Friday, January 17, 2020 TheRead Full Story

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Hastings Park Event

Vancouver ABFM celebrates a different kind of Horsepower

A few weeks before the Vancouver ABFM, British cars will celebrate Horsepower of a different kind, when vintage cars will join thousands at Hasting Race Track to celebrate the track’s 130th anniversary on Saturday May 4. Those joining the festivities can enjoy a live broadcast of the Kentucky Derby, awesome entertainment, giveaways, food trucks, andRead Full Story

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