Classic Insurance Services is delighted to announce sponsorship of DK Engineering’s James Cottingham in the 2023 British GT Championship

Kingfisher Insurance’s Private Client insurance brand – Classic Insurance Services, is delighted to announce sponsorship of DK Engineering’s James Cottingham in the 2023 British GT Championship

As a leading provider of automotive insurance and partner to DK Engineering, Classic Insurance Services are delighted to announce the sponsorship of Company Director James Cottingham in the British GT Championship.

As a highly decorated classic racer and after an impressive GT debut last season, James rejoins the grid with 2 Seas Motorsport driving a Mercedes-AMG GT3. He will be joined by four-time series champion, Jonny Adam, and the pairing campaign alongside fellow 2 Seas Motorsport team and reigning champions Ian Loggie and Jules Gounon.

The sponsorship will see the Classic Insurance Services brand on the Mercedes, as James and Johnny compete in the championship which travels the length and breadth of the UK. In addition to visiting Oulton Park, Silverstone, Donington Park, Snetterton and Brands Hatch, the championship’s one overseas event will visit the Portuguese Autodromo do Algarve for the first time.

Classic Insurance Services logo featuring on DK Engineering car in British GT Championship

Carole Pearson, Head of Classic Insurance Services, commented:

“We’re delighted to be sponsoring James and the 2 Seas Motorsport team. Both DK Engineering and 2 Seas Motorsport share a passion to drive and perform at the highest level and this matches Classic Insurance Service’s commitment to celebrating excellence by providing quality cover and unrivalled service both for private collectors and the prestige motor trade.

“GT racing is thrilling and showcases spectacular race-tuned supercars, and there’s no question the DK Engineering Mercedes-AMG GT3 with the bold pop art livery is one of the most exciting on the grid!

“As specialists in Private Client insurance, many of our clients participate in racing whether it’s historic motorsport or GT racing, and we also have many prestige motorsport trade clients.

We’re looking forward to an exciting season ahead.”

James Cottingham, Managing Director & Acquisition Consultant at DK Engineering also commented:

“I am delighted to welcome Classic Insurance Services to join our sponsorship roster; we worked hard with our partners last year, engaging with them at the race events and helping to provide added value beyond a traditional sponsorship package. I am looking to push things one step further this season, and we will be doing everything we can to stay in the fight for the title. I’ve enjoyed a long relationship with CIS for DK cover, and over the years we have made many successful introductions and hope that with this marketing partnership that we can help further grow their reach and database. Every prestige car owner deserves the best service from their insurance provider, and I’m confident that CIS can do just that.”

The British GT Championship opens at Oulton Park, over the Easter weekend.

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