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About us

Founded by an Enthusiast for Enthusiasts

Black Barn Classics was founded by Simon Downs in 2020. Simon has many years of Classic Car experience and is fully conversant in all aspects of classic car restoration from a small area of damage or corrosion to a full vehicle restoration and servicing. It is possible to undertake a full or part restoration on your vehicle, dependent on your needs. You’ll be dealing directly with the business owner on the care and maintenance of your vehicle. He’s a Classic Car enthusiast as well as experienced restorer of many cars, including best in show winners both here in the UK and Europe and has vehicles featured in the Classic Car Press. A qualified welder, he has a real and deep passion for classics and you can rest assured of a professional and genuine service.
Simon’s Opel Commodore A GS/E Coupe in Classic Car Magazine
John Bentley from Channel 5’s The Gadget Show taking an interest in the Opel Commodore A GS/E Coupe
Caring for your Classic