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Octane magazine announces Classic Insurance Services as the new headline sponsor for The Historic Motoring Awards

Octane is delighted to announce that Classic Insurance Services is to be the new Headline Sponsor of the international Historic Motoring Awards 2022.

The 2022 Awards will be held in London on the 16th November, where 22 awards will be presented.

The Historic Motoring Awards, presented by Octane, are the premier automotive honours dedicated to recognising excellence throughout the classic and performance car sector globally.

Octane editor James Elliott commented, “We are pleased to be working with Classic Insurance Services this year and we hope it will be the start of a long partnership that will connect our brand with their collectors and specialist motor trade clients.

2022 will be the 12th year of these iconic awards which have become hugely popular not just in the UK but also globally. It is the sector’s most prestigious industry awards ceremony and we are immensely proud of the respect that it has gained amongst the classic car community.”

Carole Pearson, Head of Classic Insurance Services added, “We are thrilled to be headline sponsor of the Historic Motoring Awards, and look forward to supporting Octane in acknowledging and celebrating excellence throughout the classic and performance car industry. The partnership demonstrates our enthusiasm and commitment towards recognising and protecting unique pieces of automotive history.”

Nominations are now open for the Historic Motoring Awards 2022

For 2022, seven new categories join the hall of fame and will have their achievements recognised. In total 22 awards will be awarded with a panel of esteemed international judges reviewing the nominations.

Nominations close midnight 31st August.

  • 2022 Car of the Year
  • Amateur Photographer
  • Apprentice of the Year
  • Bespoke Car of the Year
  • Best Use of Social Media
  • Classic Car Ambassador of the Year
  • Club of the Year
  • Concours of the Year
  • Industry Supporter of the Year
  • Manufacturer Contribution
  • Motoring Event of the Year
  • Motorsport Event of the Year
  • Museum or Collection of the Year
  • Personal Achievement
  • Professional Photographer
  • Publication of the Year
  • Restorer of the Year
  • Rising Star Award – Event
  • Rising Star Award – Individual
  • Specialist of the Year
  • Team of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement – chosen by Octane panel of judges

Octane magazine achieved year-on-year growth of almost 9% during 2021 and is one of the most actively purchased titles in its category. The magazine retains its position as one of the UK’s favourite premium classic car brands and delivers the highest standards of editorial and award winning photographic content from the most-respected names in the classic car industry. 

Internationally Octane is a respected and much desired publication attracting a high profile and engaged audience, sold in 36 countries including Australia, USA, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, Japan, China, UAE and widespread throughout Europe.

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