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Kingstown Shipping, a family run business based in East Yorkshire, is an international shipper of cars, motorcycles, RVs, trailers, caravans, boats and general freight, specialising in the USA, UK and USA trade, since 1986.

Over the last 30 years, the very hands-on team, have continued to develop and grow their company, offering a wide range of freight forwarding services, for customers traveling or emigrating overseas.

Apr 8, 2019

Did you know that you can have your vehicle's brand marque or a custom logo, on your cover?

Our tailored Prestige + covers are available with the option of your vehicle's brand logo in a white or full-colour print on the bonnet. You can even choose a detailed embroidered logo, for extra elegance.

Apr 1, 2019

After chatting with Letitia Mace at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show back in November, we knew it would be fantastic to work with the team at Xclusively Jaguar.

Xclusively Jaguar's website features updated news and views on all things Jaguar across the globe, as well as useful guides on various Jaguar topics, including post 1960 Daimler, Vanden Plas and SS cars, and anything associated with the Jaguar marque.

Mar 20, 2019

Your car doesn't just need protecting during winter.

If you keep your car outside, the spring and summer elements can be just as harmful to your car as the winter weather. Sunshine, tree sap, bird droppings and rain can all damage paint and body work.

May 1, 2018

At Specialised Covers, we take great pride in working with chosen charities, helping raising funds and offering our services at events for good causes.

Last year, we were delighted to donate a prize of a indoor car cover for the Lord Mayor's Ball in Harrogate. When the winner, Mr Ambler of Yorkshire, got in touch we were excited to hear what he thought of his cover and get his feedback on his new indoor cover.

Mar 20, 2018

CarSafe is based in an unbranded, rural, state of the art storage for classic and performance vehicles. The facility has often been described as more of a car showroom than a storage facility, but the service and environment reflect the very high standards expected by their clients.

CarSafe offers professional and secure vehicle storage solutions, operated by a passionate and experienced team of professionals.

Feb 13, 2018

We're proud to have happy customers all over the world. Our car, caravan and motorbike covers are popular from the UK to New Zealand!

We offer FREE UK mainland delivery on all orders, or alternatively if you fancy coming to see us, you are welcome to collect your cover from us here in Shipley. We'll even make you a nice cup of Yorkshire tea!

Dec 14, 2017

As the days grow shorter, they inevitably get colder as winter approaches.

If your pride and joy is your car, or motorbike you'll no doubt look after it all year round. But as the winter months approach, it's important to take further steps to protect and preserve paint and body work.

Nov 8, 2017

We all love the summer and the weather it (mainly) brings but for your car, UV rays can fade and damage paintwork.

Tree sap can fall and mark bonnets and roofs, and the birds can make a quite a mess! And, if you live by the sea, the salty moisture in the air can speed up the rusting process.

Jul 4, 2017

Mark Werrell is one of the UK's top motorsport commentators, providing commentary at most major racing circuits & venues throughout the UK, as well as overseas. So, it's safe to say he knows one or two things about cars!

When Mark bought a Specialised Prestige + cover for his Ford Racing Puma, 1 of only 500 made, we wanted all the details - and photos!

Apr 25, 2017

Specialised Covers protect and preserve vehicles, we've been doing it for 35 years and love what we do.

We also love working with like minded companies and are delighted to partner with TMS Storage. TMS provide fully insured vehicle storage within their professional facility, just outside Stratford-Upon-Avon just 8 miles from the M40.

Mar 23, 2017

A very happy customer tells to us what a great job his Specialised Covers do!

Mr John Wadham, who has 3 indoor and 3 outdoor covers from us, explains how well they protect his cars in storage and just how fantastic they look at the same time.

Feb 28, 2017