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Company History

H&H Classics boast a continuous trading history which exceeds that of any UK rival and has had many stand out moments over the years. We are delighted to present just a few of those highlights below. 


September 1993

H&H Founded  


October 1993

First H&H Auction  


March 2001

Sold The John Atkins Collection  


May 2003

First Auction held in London  


February 2004

Held the first Auction at Race Retro  


October 2005

Sold The Dick Van Dijk Collection  


February 2006

First Auction held at Cheltenham Racecourse  


June 2006

First Auction Held at The National Motorcycle Museum  


October 2007

First Auction Held at Imperial War Museum Duxford  


October 2009

First Auction Held at Haynes International Motor Museum  


December 2013

First Auction Held at Chateau Impney  


September 2014

Celebrates 21st Birthday  


July 2015

Held the first Auction at the re-launched Chateau Impney Hillclimb  


October 2015

The Richard Colton Collection sells at The Imperial War Museum Duxford auction for £8.53m, a world record sale for H&H and a world record donation to the RNLI


February 2016

First Auction Held at Donington Park


June 2017

World Record price achieved for the 'Colin McRae' 1996 Subaru Impreza WRC97 (Chassis 001) at the first auction at RAC Woodcote Park, in partnership with Motor Sport Hall of Fame 2017.