N.R. Bates & Son - About Our Company
N R Bates & Son founded over 45 years ago.
A family business run by Neil and Richard Bates. The main core of our business is the sales and servicing of main stream cars. We have also specialised in Classic cars, Vintage cars and Land Rover repairs servicing and restoration for 45 years. From complete rebuilds to minor repairs on all makes of cars old and new.
2013 saw the complete restoration of a Ferrari 246 Dino that was instantly sold to a Chinese collector from Hong Kong for his personal collection.
Among other vehicles that have been sold are a Ferrari 365 BB restored to new standard to a customer in New Zealand and a Ferrari Testarossa to a customer in Sydney Australia. We have also sold Ford Model Ts to be used by a Film Company.
We specialise in Ford Model T's, we currently have 3 Model T's two of them restored by ourselves, that are probably the finest examples in Europe.
We are currently carrying out a total restoration on a Land Rover 1948 Series 1 to above concourse standard
Here is a short list of vehicles restored by ourselves.
- 1929 Bentley 2 Door Razor Edge
- 1947 Massey Ferguson Tractor
- 1956 Rolls Royce Chinese Eye That had belong to Gloria Swanson.
- 1968 Daimler 420
- 1972 Porsche 911 T
- 1974 Land Rover Series 3
- 1975 VW Beatle
- 1976 Land Rover Series 3 109
- 1976 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow
- 1984 Ferrari 400i
- 1994 AC Cobra (One of the very few re manufactured at the original factory)
- 1972 Daimler Sovereign 4.2 short Wheel Base
- 1977 MGB V8
N R Bates & Son operates the Proton franchise for South Yorkshire and are Perodua service and parts dealers
We have a team of qualified mechanics that carry out servicing, repairs and MOT's on all makes of cars in our modern workshop
Finance is available at very competitive rates, subject to approval
Buy with confidence. All our cars are fully checked and come with warranty and a full MOT