Our timepieces are the embodiment of everything that A. Lange & Söhne stands for. We feel a deep sense of pride when we hold them in our hands. And yet it is not only the results of our work that make us who we are.
It is a sincere dedication that shapes us – a passion that makes us strive for perfection day after day. Our unending diligence and patience, our artistic determination, our striving for innovation, our imagination and our persistent belief that everything is possible – followed by our ambition to make it possible. And even if we have already found a compelling solution, we never stop looking for an even better one. This is what unites us among ourselves, and with all the many people who are enthusiastic about our watches.
Bicester Heritage is creating a revolution in historic vehicle ownership. The unique location is the UK’s only hub for historic motoring excellence and is the national centre for a £5.5bn per annum industry that employs over 34,000 skilled people.
Founded in 2013 Bicester Heritage has gone from a standing start to a home for over 40 specialist businesses, and growing, with a collective turnover of over £40m, making it the largest player in the industry and set to grow exponentially with a global reach.
The unique ecosystem of businesses based at a beautiful 444 acre former WW2 RAF Bomber Training Station acts as ‘marina-like’ cluster, promoting skills and expertise, employment, qualified customer footfall, shared business incubation and aggregate growth. Collectively, Bicester Heritage is all about driving the future of the past.
For over 35 years, Footman James has continued to be one of the leading specialist insurance brokers for classic vehicle owners, restorers, private clients, motor traders and competitors.
They insure a combined value of £2.5bn worth of vehicles; including £1.1bn worth of Private Client vehicles and collections. The Private Clients team at Footman James specialises in providing tailored insurance packages for prestigious vehicles and high-value collections, allocating a dedicated Account Handler to each client. Footman James’ Private Clients also gain access to the exclusive Chrome Collective, which allows them to gain access to special events and VIP hospitality packages throughout the year.
HERO is the world’s foremost classic motoring events group encompassing the renowned ERA which boasts the legendary Peking Paris as its most challenging endurance event. The HERO events division runs its own famous rallies such as Le Jog and the historic RAC Rally of the Tests.
The company is run by enthusiasts for enthusiasts, providing something for everyone whether it’s for beginner or expert. They even offer their Arrive Drive fleet of classic rally cars for hire which can make it a convenient one stop shop for all rally needs. Great cars on events in stunning locations with great people and many personalities taking part.
Total is a major energy player, producing fuels, natural gas and low-carbon electricity. 100,000 employees are committed to better energy that is safer, more affordable, cleaner and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, our ambition is to become the responsible energy major.
TOTAL’s automotive oils, from Elf HTX Classic Cars to Total Quartz, are engineered to the highest standards using only premium-quality raw materials. The application of TOTAL’s cutting-edge developments has created a racing heritage spanning over 45 years, with hundreds of successes and many FIA World Championship titles.
Proud to be the only oil major still manufacturing in Britain, TOTAL’s UK commitment ensures customers and partners can expect superior lubricants sustained by global resource, national coverage and local support.