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Octane's Glen Waddington Test Drives a Hemmels Pagoda

One of the motoring world's elite journals, the November 2019 edition of Octane features an in-depth look at the Pagoda and a Test Drive of a Hemmels model, by Glen Waddington. You can read an excerpt here but we recommend buying the magazine while you can.

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Esteemed motoring journalist Graham Robson tours Hemmels and shares his insights on the operation, the company background - and of course, the cars.

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The legendary high-end retailer reviews the Hemmels purchasing experience - for the client who seeks the finest luxury goods.

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Benz Insider looks behind the scenes at the manufacturing and restoration processes at Hemmels.

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Mercedes-Benz UK owners club Feature on Hemmels

Mercedes-Benz UK owners club editor and noted classic Mercedes-Benz expert, Chris Bass, runs the rule over the business on behalf of the members.

New Record for Hemmels Client Deliveries

PICANTE covers the news that Hemmels delivered £1.2M in cars in October 2018, a record for the company.

Profile Hemmels

The editorial team from Mercedes Enthusiast pays us a visit and shares an in-depth look at the company from bumper to bumper.

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...a step-change in the market
Editor, The Mercedes-Benz Owners Club Gazette
Hemmels Is Perfecting The Pagoda And Beyond.
... a reputation for excellence
giancarlo perlas, Benzinsider
Editor, BenzInsider
After 3 decades collecting classic cars, I have finally found the company that has that same attention to detail and finish that I have always wanted. A phenomenal business and people.
B. Field, UK
1968 280SL, 1959 300SL Roadster
I really love what you guys are doing. Keep it up.
Kyle Molyneux, Editor, Mercedes ENTHUSIAST Magazine
Editor, Mercedes Enthusiast
I admire every car you produce. I am always looking forward to your workmanship and end product. I can be considered as a voyeur of your art.
Marcus Bonello, Malta
1970 280SL 
What a pleasure it is to work with Hemmels - not only did they make a generous offer for my car, but they followed through with the funds within hours. Splendid firm.
Seamus O Dunlaing Ireland
1968 280SL 
"You are a rarity, to the point of unique. I love your approach and you will turn this industry on its head"
N Babbington
1971 280SL 
"Hemmels offer that rare combination of knowledge and passion that removes any natural anxiety you have when dealing with an expensive and cherished classic car – I heartily recommend these guys to anyone who owns or is considering a classic Mercedes."
K. Huyvers
1970 280SL Roadster (Sales, Servicing)
"For me, over the last 20 years, buying classics has often felt like a roll of the dice. This time I've come up trumps. Keep it up Joe and Jon, you're winning. One day all classic car businesses will operate in this way."
G. Bailforth
1970 280SL (Manual)
"Your manner, the and honest approach and advice was truly refreshing. and so different from the others I dealt with. I'm more than happy to provide a reference - keep up the good work."
Mark Lynch, Co. Cork, Ireland
Import and sale of classic Porsche