Practical Classics

Practical Classics Membership

Buy. Drive. Restore. Enjoy!

Practical Classics magazine brings you the best classic cars, restoration stories, tests, adventures, technical ‘how to’ and buying guides. The writing team fix, restore and drive their own classic cars - just like you – and they have been doing it since 1980! With our exciting new digital membership, we now bring you exclusive content, member-only rewards, full unlimited access to the PC archives and more!

Become a Practical Classics member today!

Choose your membership plan below:

Print magazine only

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Billed monthly. Saving £7.30 over the year

Print magazine delivered directly to your door, with FREE UK delivery. Published 13 times a year


Digital membership

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Billed monthly. Saving £15.82 over the year

Get access to all premium content on the NEW Practical Classics app, including member-only rewards and more.

  • Read or listen to all premium articles
  • Instant access via the new app on your mobile or tablet
  • Includes access to archived previous issues
  • Member-only rewards and discounts
  • Special bonus content from the editor
  • Control your digital reading experience with night mode, adjustable font size, audio and more

Print + Digital membership


Practical Classics print + digital membership
Billed monthly. Saving £60.20 over the year

Enjoy all the benefits of having the print magazine and a digital membership to Practical Classics.

  • Print magazine delivered to your door each month with FREE UK delivery
  • Read or listen to all articles instantly on the app
  • Access to archived previous issues
  • Access to member-only rewards and discounts
  • Receive special bonus content directly from the editor
  • Control your digital reading experience with night mode, adjustable font size, audio and more

What is a Practical Classics Membership?

A Practical Classics membership enhances your experience of being part of the classic car community. Alongside the brilliant content the team provide each month, a membership gives you all the tools you need to get the most of out of your love for real-world classics . 

  • Full and unlimited access to all content and archive articles
  • Exclusive content just for Practical Classics members
  • A monthly member's email curated especially for you
  • Member-only rewards and perks such as discounts and offers on all things motoring-related
  • Immediate access digitally on your Apple or Android device
  • Choose to read or listen to the articles - Select from 3 different voices!

About Practical Classics

Practical Classics is packed full of the very best hands-on maintenance and restoration advice and experience.  The team work on and restore their own projects in the magazine’s workshop, the content is authentic and real-world. There’s also news, views, listings and tips along with rigorous buying advice, a price guide, real-world product tests, inspirational classic driving features and fascinating historical insight. 

Everyone is welcome at PC whether your passion is a Jaguar E-type or a Morris Marina - if you love your car, so do we, and that includes modern classics. Now there’s a new and improved app.  

  • Buy: We provide the most comprehensive classic car buying guides, real world experience of buying and selling classics, buying and selling news (including modern classics) and the industry standard price guide.
  • Drive: Adventures and experiences in every issue, whether it be comparison tests, driving reviews, or giant classic adventures in our own classics at home and abroad.
  • Restore: Every issue is packed with inspirational home restorations. Heroic workshop adventures and sagas along with informative tips and in depth restoration guides for your car. 
  • Improve: Our skilled team of tech experts guide you through the process of maintenance as well as renovation. We will help you gain expertise as well as upgrade your own classic. 


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Don't just take our word for it

Just a top, fab and great classic car mag.
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Brilliant pictures. Information and features 5****
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Enjoy looking at the renovations and repairs of the cars and enjoying the memories they all evoke.
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Been a reader since 1990, subscribing means I'll never miss an issue. Full of normal classics rather than those out of most peoples reach
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Frequently Asked Questions

A membership is where not only do you subscribe to the magazine, you also receive so many more benefits and perks that a standard Practical Classics print subscriber would not receive.

The Practical Classics standard subscription is where you'll receive 13 issues of Practical Classics print magazine a year with FREE UK Delivery.

The Practical Classics membership is available with our digital only or print + digital membership plans, which gives you access to previous issue, ability to read or listen via the new app, access to member-only rewards and more!! Select on the 'See full benefits' on the plans to view the full list.

Yes, all our current memberships are available overseas.

We have a dedicated hotline especially for our existing subscribers. Just ring 01858 438752 to make the switch.