About Vintage Classic & Prestige Ltd

A prestigious restoration company located in the quaint village of Weston-on-the-Green, near Bicester in Oxfordshire. We are in close proximity of Bicester Village, Banbury and Oxford. We are a local family run business that was founded to provide a unique experience for all your vintage, classic and prestigious restorative car needs. Vintage, Classic and Prestige offer a wide variety of services including, but not limited to: full restoration, minor repairs, fabrication, welding, and coach building.

This family run business was founded to provide a unique experience for all your classic and vintage car needs. Whether a full restoration or minor repairs, Vintage, Classic and Prestige will not disappoint. They offer extensive knowledge, impressive craftsmanship and come highly recommended within the industry. Their commitment, level of care and attention to detail when delivering the work on the cars of your dreams is second to none. The level of passion put into each individual project is inspiring and nothing is impossible for our restorative company. The customer is at the heart of every project, from the very start, ensuring good relationships, and your vehicle is top priority to the team. We prioritise what you want whilst offering expert advise.

We offer full transparency in each step and keep you updated with important details to keep your mind at ease whilst we’re storing, restoring and transforming your car.

Examples of our car restoration and paint shop work is available to view on Instagram and Facebook so please have look through some of the projects completed by Ray and his team, showing you the highest quality of work that they produce on a daily basis.

Classic car restoration paint shop

Meet The Team

Ray Smith

Ray Smith

Ray is the owner, managing director and the main restoration technician, boasting almost 30 years experience in vintage and classic cars. His back ground includes: panel making, welding and fabrication, also gaining expertise in painting, mechanical, electrical and custom modifications. After working at a few of the best restoration companies in the country, Ray ventured into a business of his own. He has been lucky enough to work on some outstanding cars, such as Jaguar E-type, Aston Martin, Alfa Romeo, Porsche, Land Rover, hot rods and Ferrari’s. Ray is a classic car enthusiast and his love for such developed at a very early age, starting out as a hobby as a young boy. His ambition and dedication has grown throughout his whole life and is a inspiration to many in his field of work. You can be assured Ray is very much involved with each step ensuring the quality and name to his company is upheld.

Emma Semowonyk

Emma Semowonyk

Emma is a business partner, office manager and works in the Oxfordshire office ensuring the day to day running of the company is optimal. Emma also has a passion for cars in particular early Volkswagen Beetles and Camper vans.

Jack Carroll

Jack Carroll

Jack has grown up around classic cars and has previously worked at Aston Martin. He is a restoration technician within the company and has a keen eye for detail that rivals the rest, this is part due to him being a concours judge for the Aston Martin owners club. His dedication to the company is inspirational additionally to always striving to achieve the highest standard of service. An employee we have very lucky to have with us on our venture in the classic car restoration world.

If you believe you could be an asset to Vintage Classic and Prestige Limited don’t hesitate to get in contact or send your CV to us via email as we’re open to taking on and opening a job vacancy to individuals likeminded to our employees.