Engine Swap Insurance
What is an engine swap? An engine swap is when you take the engine from one car and transplant it into another car. There could be various reasons for doing this but mainly it is done to increase the performance of your vehicle. Most people are under the impression that if you change the engine in your car, it makes insurance almost impossible to obtain, but this is not the case. Sky Insurance have been insuring engine swapped cars for a number of years now, we are one of only very few UK insurers to offer this facility.
Key Points to Engine Swap Insurance Policies
- Limited Mileage Discounts
- Second Car Discounts
- Young driver friendly (aged 19 or over with 2 years driving experience)
- Breakdown cover available
- UK based company – no call centres
- Discounts for members of Performance Car Clubs and communities
- Modification friendly
- 'Like for Like' Modification Cover
- Engine Swap Insurance specialists
Specialist Engine Swap Insurance Advisers
When speaking to our specialist team we will always look for the engine swapped car to have supporting modifications, for example, uprated brakes and suspension. From our experience in this field, we tend to find that engine swapped cars are owned by genuine car enthusiasts, who are generally very careful with their cars. Therefore, we have been able to develop policies with our underwriters that do not punish owners with extra high insurance premiums. We are the 'Engine Swap Insurance' specialists in the UK.
Our experience in non-standard car insurance has not only gained us knowledge in this field, but also we have been able to negotiate excellent policies and premium rates for this section of the market - we also offer schemes for modified car insurance and imported car insurance, as well as many other non-standard risks covered.
Some typical engine swaps which Sky insurance cater for
- Toyota MR2 Turbo , Supercharger and V6 engine conversions
- Honda Civic B18 engine conversion
- BMW engine converted cars
- Ford Puma engined Fiestas
- Vauxhall Corsa ands Nova ‘Redtop’ conversions
- VW Beetle and Camper Van engine conversions
- Volkswagen Audi Group 1.8T conversions
- Peugeot 205 GTI6 and MI16 Eengine conversions
- Nissan 200SX RB25 and RB26 Engine conversions
Turbo Converted Honda S2000
If you like modified cars or are considering modifying your own car - wait until you see this beauty. Stuart Chambers has done the most impressive array of modification to his vehicle, the list of modifications so far is so long we cannot include the details on this page, but you can view an excellent write-up with photos and a full list of specifications to his modified vehicle - a Turbo Converted Honda S2000 - on our Blog page.
If you have or you are considering an engine swap or any type of car modification, please feel free to contact us for any insurance advice on this matter - and, of course, come back to us to receive an excellent engine swap insurance quotation. Please call us or click on the 'Get A Quote' button above to arrange a callback. We also specialise in the following non-standard car insurance markets:- modified car insurance, performance car insurance, prestige car insurance, sports car insurance, hot hatch insurance and imported car insurance.