Our Classic Motorcycle Valuation Experience

Our expertise in classic car and motorcycle valuations is underpinned by extensive market intelligence. Three decades of valuation experience in motor trade and insurance services gives us the credibility that matters when insurance claims go to dispute or end up in court.  The UK’s biggest motoring brands and thousands of consumers have relied on our expert assistance, and our input has helped to settle several important valuation court cases.

John Glynn: Insurance Valuation Experience

Classic Motorcycle Valuations is owned by John Glynn. Active in the UK motor trade for more than thirty years, John’s valuation experience includes:

  • Ten years as Older Car and Consumer Editor for Glass’s Guide: the UK motor trade’s price ‘bible’
  • Creator of the original ‘We Buy Any Car’ online valuations dataset and related motorcycle part exchange adjustments
  • Experienced expert witness in court, working for insurers, solicitors, Trading Standards and more
  • Professional freelance journalist for over ten years
  • An acknowledged motor trade expert, published in Autocar, Top Gear, MSN Cars etc
  • Author of countless magazine ‘Buyers Guides’
  • Five years in professional retail and fleet car purchasing
  • Over twenty years in car auction purchase and disposal
  • Trade financial services background with RBS

John’s motorcycling credentials include:

  • A motorcyclist and classic bike enthusiast for more than twenty years
  • Former Assistant Editor on Glass’s Guide to Motorcycle Prices
  • Experienced bike buyer and restorer
  • A personal collection/investment portfolio including eight classic motorcycles