Vintage Car Importers was established in 2010 and has since then been offering customers outstanding service in the business of shipping, buying and selling vintage cars. We are passionate about classic cars in South Africa and offer our customers unrivalled service in the sourcing of classic cars. It is our mission to assist our customers in the buying and selling of vintage cars, hassle free. We have an impressive list of contacts in the classic car trading industry both in South Africa and internationally, enabling us to effectively source cars on behalf of our customers.
We aim to offer personalised service and sustain a lasting, successful relationship with our customers by offering them the best and most professional service in the industry.
The team at Vintage Car Importers has over 25 years’ combined experience in the shipping and freight industry, and we work with specialist partners within the shipping industry across the globe. Our extensive experience, along with our partnerships allows us to deliver on our promises to our customers, namely that we provide expert service in the trade and transport of classic cars in South Africa.
Principal of the business, Nico van de Heever, is a specialist in classic cars in South Africa. He has an international degree in Logistic, coupled with several years’ experience in logistics. The knowledge he has gained from his father and other mentors over the years in addition to his love for classic cars resulted in the creation of Vintage Car Importers.
Nico prides himself on being a driven, hard worker who has dedication and perseverance in spades. No task is too complicated or mundane and when a new challenge arises, there is no rest until a solution is found.
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Nico has had a passion for cars since his youth, and as time grew on, he became particularly interested in vintage cars. His love for these cars soon grew into a hobby, and this hobby in turn became the business of Vintage Car Importers. Because of his love for and interest in classic cars, he has built up extensive knowledge throughout the years. This knowledge of cars, combined with his experience in logistics has made him an expert in the vintage car trade.