Check your vehicle is Winter Ready!
Check your vehicle is Winter Ready!
We know what you are thinking ‘Where has the year gone’……us too!
It’s time for log fires, spooky visitors, cosy nights in, sparklers & fireworks, hot chocolate, or maybe a good glass of red and of course, time to tuck up your Classic car for the winter – or check your ‘daily’ vehicle is winter ready!!
Here at Shield we h ...
Ferrari 330 GTC 1967 Pininfarina - Powered By A Shield Classic 241 Battery
Ferrari 330 GTC 1967 Pininfarina
We were delighted to hear from our customer Thomas from California USA when he needed a replacement battery for his rather stunning 1967 Ferrari 330GTC Pininfarina.
Thomas was looking for the ultimate classic hard rubber battery, matching the original manufacturers specification. Our Shield Classic 241/13 gives the correct period look to his prid ...
Shield Classic Car Battery Winner
North Leicester MG Club - The Charnwood Caper 19th May 2019
We were delighted to award the star prize of a Shield Classic Car Battery to the winner of the Raffle at the 2019 Charnwood Caper, Jim Andrews and his MG VA 1937 Vintage.
ABOUT THE CHARNWOOD CAPER
Each year since 2004, there has been a nationally-advertised car run called The Charnwood Caper. The run takes i ...
British Made Classic Car Batteries
Give the correct period look to your pride and joy!
Did you know that Shield batteries are the only UK Manufacturer of Classic Car Batteries? Our classic vehicle batteries fit a full range of classic vehicles including: Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Ferrari, Fiat, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lotus, Maserati, Porsche, Rolls Royce, TVR, Volkswagen, vintage trucks, vintage tractors and many more....
Another Successful Classic Car Battery Refurbished
Fully Restored 1951 Jowett Jupiter
Our customer Richard Keil brought us in his pair of 311 LBH batteries that power his 1951 Jowett Jupiter, we were delighted to be asked to refurb them from the ground up and Richard fitted them back behind the seat in his beautiful ‘Ferrari Red’ car.
The Jowett Jupiter is a British car which was produced by Jowett Cars Ltd of Idle, near Bra ...
Stunning 1949 MG TC - Powered by a Shield Classic 242 73AH Battery
The perfect “Classic Car’ ownership story, ever!
I had been looking to buy an MG for a number of years but couldn't find one that I could afford. I couldn't believe my luck when I found my perfect car on eBay for only £12.000. Unfortunately, I didn't notice it was in New Zealand. Too late; I'm the owner of a 1949 MG.
I told my wife, I've got a great idea let's go on holiday ...
Rapier Sunbeam H120 Fitted with Shield Classic Car Battery
Classic car battery completion winner Sharon wasted no time in putting her new Shield battery to good use. Here we can see it about to be fitted in her 1973 Rapier Sunbeam H120, and then in situ in the engine bay
We think you’ll agree the Sunbeam looks great – a true classic
This car has been in Sharon’s family since 1983, and although it was mechanically sound it n ...
Ford Model T Keeps On Going
Shield has been keeping Britain moving since 1910, so we were pleased to see that this comparative youngster of 93 years will be kept on the road using a new Shield battery to replace the one that’s been in there since September 2009.
Shield make these bespoke hard rubber batteries by hand and the care and attention to detail involved in building these important products is a joy to wat ...
Shield Batteries supplies customers around the world with hard rubber batteries
One of our customers in France was kind enough to share pictures of the 183 type battery that is now fitted to his glorious 1957 Ford Thunderbird.
Shield supplies customers around the world with hard rubber batteries. These hand made batteries are made from tooling that goes back decades, are a staple of the classic car market and a “must have” for the owner that wants his pride and jo ...
Important UK Announcement: New regulations will change the way motorcycle and hard rubber batteries can be sold
From July 1st 2018 all motorcycle & hard rubber batteries must be filled by the retailer before being sold to a member of the public in the UK who does not possess a valid EPP licence
New changes to government legislation mean that from July 1st 2018 it will be illegal for a member of the public to purchase a motorcycle or hard rubber battery that is supplied with a s ...