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History of the Jaguar Car

Back in 1922, a couple of business owners, William Walmsley along with Sir William Lyons, used their extensive knowledge of metal fabrication that they had from building sidecars to begin what would become an iconic car manufacturer recognised all over the world. Beginning life with the name SS Jagu
28 September 2017 Read the full blog story

Top 3 picks for September

Established in 1922, Slade's Garage has been providing superior quality used sports, classic and supercars to the Buckinghamshire area for years. Our exacting standards of excellence when it comes to the cars we offer and high level of customer service means many customers over the years have truste
13 September 2017 Read the full blog story

Some interesting moments from the history of BMW

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG - fairly obvious what an English translation would be - is the full name given to BMW. With over a century behind it, from an initial role as a producer of aircraft, the company moved into motorcycles in the early 1920s and on to automobiles by the time the decade was end
29 August 2017 Read the full blog story

Top 3 picks for August

Nestled by the side of the road in the countryside oasis of Penn for over 100 years, Slade's Garage has an enviable reputation for providing connoisseurs with exceptional sports, classic and supercars. Here are three of our favourites that show the wide range we can offer you.
18 August 2017 Read the full blog story

History of the Ferrari

Ferrari is an Italian manufacturer of sports cars that was founded in 1947. The original founder, Enzo Ferrari created the Scuderia Ferrari racing car team way back in 1929.

The benefits of sports car finance

If you’re looking into purchasing your first sports car, or are instead deciding on upgrading to a newer model, then it could be that purchasing on finance is the way to go. To help you make your decision, here are the benefits of buying your sports car on finance rather purchasing it outright

History of the Porsche 911

The Porsche 911 is probably the most iconic sports car ever to be made. Ask a child to draw a sports car, and they’ll hand back what looks like the 911. Despite being created way back in 1963, the Porsche 911 has truly stood the test of time.   

Iconic Movie Cars

Some films are more about the cars than they are about the characters. From Bond to The Fast and the Furious, the automobiles regularly take centre stage. But, there are many super or sports cars that appear in more standard movie fare and completely hog the spotlight. Follow us on this trip down ce