There’s a million and one details to think about for your wedding – from colour schemes to menus, gifts, music and hymns. Flowers, cake, bridesmaids’ dresses and whether or not to fork the bill for an open bar. Then, there’s the wedding car. This is one opportunity to really show your personality at your wedding and make a statement.
What kind of couple are you? Are you looking for a car to match a certain theme? There are so many creative options when choosing a wedding car, but one of the most popular routes to take is to hire a classic car for the day. A classic wedding car always makes a statement, and there are plenty of unique cars out there to make your day truly special.
To help you figure out which classic car is right for your special day, we take a look at some of the most popular types and makes of classic wedding cars.
If you’re aiming for a traditional wedding, you’re going to want something timeless and elegant. The Rolls Royce Phantom V is a beautiful and striking car very popular with brides and grooms on their special day. This extra roomy four-door saloon is at the height of elegance, and has even been favoured by the royal family – and we all know how much they favour quality and tradition.
For that touch of opulence on your special day, look no further than the Mercedes 220SE Cabriolet. This classic beauty is not only stunning in it’s bodywork, but also offers a comfortable and roomy back seat, perfect for billowing wedding gowns. This car can only be described as classy and luxurious, and is perfect if you’re looking for something top-notch to cruise in on your very special day.
If you want to channel Pippa Middleton (let’s face it – don’t we all?), there’s really only one option for which classic sports car you should choose. The Jaguar E-Type is the epitome of cool, class, and style. This iconic car has had a cult following since its introduction in the 1960’s, and makes for a brilliant sporty option for your wedding. With it’s clean lines and iconic body, you’re sure to turn even more heads on your wedding day when turning up in an E-Type. The bonus – it’ll make the groom really happy to drive this classic.
Speaking of the groom, for a bit more of a masculine touch, you might consider opting for the ultimate Bond car – the Aston Martin DB5. This car is one of the most famous in the world, and achieves what many cannot – the effortless blend of speed, style and luxury. Choosing the DB5 as a wedding car would be a dream come true for just about any groom, who would relish in proudly speeding away from the church with his new bride by his side.
Most brides want to feel like a princess on their wedding day, and the perfect car to achieve this with is the Bentley S. This classic, sophisticated and timeless car can’t be faulted for neither its appearance or its comfort, making it a natural choice for a bride wanting perfection on her big day. If you’re looking to make a statement and want a grand entrance and the perfect exit, this is the ideal wedding car for your big day.
E-Type UK are experts when it comes to the Jaguar E-Type, specialising in the restoration and sale of this classic car.