Footman James announce new partnership

One of the UK’s leading classic car and bike insurance brokers has announced a new partnership with one of the principal online vehicle documentation platforms.

Footman James is embarking on a special relationship with Patina which provides a platform for authenticated digital vehicle history.

FJ customers will benefit from this new association by being able to store and preserve all their car’s history, flag up important events such as MOTs and enjoy the social aspect of sharing their passion and interests with fellow enthusiasts within the Patina community.

David Bond, Footman James’ director said, ‘We are delighted to be able to announce this new partnership to our customers.  It comes at a time when we have just launched our new and improved online Quote & Buy service; redesigned and upgraded it is efficient, up to date and easier to navigate, offering immediate quotes.  Importantly, this latest version is now suitable for use on mobiles and tablets, allowing you 24 hour instant access.’

Tim Joslyn, founder at Patina said, ‘We are very happy to be partnering with Footman James who understand the importance of provenance and history to classic vehicles. The Patina platform exists to enable people to preserve the history of their cars for generations to come, ultimately helping to enhance their value. Using our mobile iOS and Android apps as well as our web platform it is a way to simplify what is often an arduous task involving lots of bits of paper.’