OXFORD – British Motor Heritage Limited (BMH), a renowned specialist in the production and sales of parts for classic British cars, is the latest firm to become an authorised distributor of Zircotec’s thermal barrier coatings and heat shields. Unique to the classic car sector, BMH owns the tooling to create period correct bodyshells for heritage brands such as MG and Triumph, and is now able to arrange Zircotec coatings for exhaust systems and provide ZircoFlex® heat shields from stock.
“We are proud of our role in breathing new life into the popular British classic cars of the ‘60s,” says BMH managing director John Yea. “For that reason, we are always delighted to offer complementary products that will further enhance our customers’ driving experience. Having gained first-hand knowledge of the Zircotec range via our race and road MGBs, we have no hesitation in recommending it to fellow enthusiasts.”
As BMH is the UK’s leading supplier of classic car bodyshells and components the distribution partnership reinforces Zircotec’s position as a trusted supplier of thermal management products to the classic car industry.
“Zircotec is excited to be working with a leading specialist occupying such a unique position in the classic car sector,” says Zircotec’s sales director Peter Whyman. “As we are based on the site of the old MG factory in Abingdon, we share a similar passion for many of the classic cars that BMH is keen to preserve and keep running on the road.”
BMH can arrange ordering, collection and delivery for its customers looking for exhausts, turbos, body parts or engine parts to be coated by Zircotec by calling +44 (0)1993 707200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. ZircoFlex® heat shield material and other heritage motoring accessories can also be ordered from BMH’s retail website: www.motoringclassics.co.uk.
Zircotec www.zircotec.com offers a wide range of plasma sprayed ceramic and metallic coatings that protect components against the effects of heat, wear, abrasion and corrosion. Lightweight and easily packaged, Zircotec’s technologies can be applied to a broad range of different materials including metals and composites. Proven in F1 and the nuclear industry, the technology is now trusted by car manufacturers, industrial users, car enthusiasts and an increasing range of other applications to effectively manage heat and wear, enhancing performance and reliability. ZircoFlex® offers for the first time, a truly flexible ceramic heat shield material.
Nick Bailey, Propel Technology, Bloxham Mill, Barford Road, Bloxham, Banbury, Oxfordshire, UK, OX15 4FF. +44 (0)1295 724130 / +44 (0) 7813 956664
Peter Whyman, Zircotec, 22 Nuffield Way, Abingdon, Oxon, OX14 1RL
+44 1235 54 60 50
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