Brian Cullingford has operated Central Ontario's British car specialists for over 35 years, looking after classic MG, Triumph, Mini, Austin-Healey, or a newer Jaguar or Landrover.
Fellow British car enthusiast Allan Lewis has owned and operated Vintage Car Connection since 2003. He can provide detailed antique automobile appraisals on any vintage vehicle here in Collingwood, the GTA and Central Ontario.
The British Car Council is a group of British car clubs in Canada, keen to preserve and enjoy the heritage of all British car marques and the adventures of British motor sports through mutual support of the individual club common interests of driving, maintaining, showing and preserving British automobiles of all types.
Links to Technical Websites
Apple Auto Glass - Archie Moore, owner
295 Pretty River Parkway, Collingwood 705-444-6877
37 Simcoe Street, Collingwood – 705-445-3550
Import Auto Mechanic (Collingwood) - Andy Clark
Class "A" Licensed 705-970-2526
Robertson’s Car Care Centre – Stewart Robertson
Krown Rust Control & Professional Detailing
8985 Hwy 26 East, Wasaga Beach 705-352-0433
Links to other car clubs
|Bluewater British Car Club||Sarnia - Ontario|
|Boot 'n' Bonnet Club||South Eastern Ontario|
|British Saloon Car Club of Canada||Canada Wide|
|British Sportscar Club - Hamilton||Hamilton - Ontario|
|British Sportscar Club of London||London - Ontario|
|Durham East Enders British Car Club||Durham - Ontario|
|Hudson Antique Car Klub||Hudson - Quebec|
|Headwaters British Car Club||Orangeville - Ontario|
|Lotus Club Canada||Toronto - Ontario|
|Mainly Minis of Montreal||Montreal - Eastern Canada|
|Morgan Car Club of Canada||Canada Wide|
|Ontario Jaguar Owners Association||Ontario|
|Ottawa MG Club||Ottawa - Ontario|
|Ottawa Mini Club||Ottawa - Ontario|
|Ottawa Valley Triumph Club||Ottawa - Ontario|
|Saskatchewan British Car Club||Saskatoon - Saskatchewan|
|Thunder Bay Vintage Sportscar Club||Thunder Bay - Ontario|
|Toronto Triumph Club||Toronto - Ontario|
|Upper Canada Region - Rolls Royce Owners Club||Canada Wide|
|Victoria British Car Club||The Kawarthas - Ontario|
British Car Links - This is an excellent British car web directory and online classifieds. It is very comprehensive.
British Motoring Magazine - Magazine by Moss Motors.
Canadian Service Station Memorabilia Association - An organization for those interested in collecting, preserving and studying the history or memorabilia related to the Canadian Petroleum/Service Station Industry.
The Classic Ford Truck Club - Based in Arthur, Ontario but open to all Ford truck enthusiasts. Organizers of the Ford & Mercury Truck Nationals.
Golden Horseshoe Mustang Association - Canadian Mustang club for classic Mustangs & Shelby's.
The Historical Automobile Society of Canada - Devoted to the collection, restoration and operation of antique, classic and special interest automobiles, motorcycles, trucks, etc., and the preservation of related materials.
MG Car Club of Toronto - Serving MG members in Toronto and the surrounding areas
Rat Rodz Ontario - "We are for all types of Rat Rodz, Hardcore HotRods, Homebuilts, Primered, Traditional HotRods, Freak Machines, Low Riders, Unique Creations, Punk Rodz, Zombie Rodz, Motor Bikes, etc.."
VARAC - Vintage Automobile Racing Assoc. of Canada - "To preserve, restore and race historically significant cars in a form as close to the original specification as possible."
Wasaga Beach Cruisers - Organizers of the Annual Wasaga Beach Fun Run every June and bi-weekly cruise nights throughout the summer.
Links to Local Magazines
Good Life Magazine – Georgian Bay
GBBCC was featured in the Fall 2012 issue of the Good Life Magazine under the title: “British Invasion – There’s a British invasion of sorts happening monthly at the Collingwood Swiss Chalet and on area roads.” Please check the following link:
The original Lifestyle magazine of Southern Georgian Bay,
Escarpment is a beautifully illustrated, premium quality, indepth guide of Southern Georgian Bay Living from The Blue Mountains, Collingwood, Wasaga Beach, Meaford and the surrounding villages
including Thornbury, Clarksburg, Creemore, Ravenna and Owen Sound. Our topics include recreation, health, fashion, homes & gardens, food, personalities, current events, history, arts &
culture, nature, businesses, finances, real estate and more. Our readership base is comprised of local residents on the Escarpment and on the Bay as well as over 4.6 million people living within a
two-hour drive of the Southern Georgian Bay region. Escarpment growth is driven by tourism and home ownership is at an all-time high - Escarpment magazine has it all covered!
People of all ages seek out Southern Georgian Bay, a world-class outdoor destination offering fresh, clean Georgian Bay waters, world renowned golf courses, six ski resorts and endless trails along The Blue Mountains and the Niagara Escarpment. Southern Georgian Bay Escarpment promotes our readers to act responsibly and to preserve Ontario's favourite outdoor playground while we grow and play together.
On The Bay
On The Bay's mission is to celebrate the spirit, culture and lifestyle of the Southern Georgian Bay region. Beautifully designed and authoritatively written, On The Bay captures the unique four-season life and abundant energy of all of us who live, work or play in this unparalleled setting. As the premier publication in the Southern Georgian Bay region, On The Bay offers readers a joyful reflection of their community and advertisers a first-class showcase for their products and services.
Here at Mountain Life our work is our play. We love what we do and it shows. Whether writing about skis, taking photos of snowboarders or creating magazines that all of us are proud of, the Mountain Life team is as dedicated to the work as we are to our lifestyles. To us, Mountain Life means more than just living and playing in the mountains; it is an attitude towards life and the outdoors. A willingness to get out there, explore, laugh, learn and appreciate the big blue ball we call home. Whether that means cold beers on an alpine patio or paddling a kayak through the 30,000 Islands, it’s all Mountain Life to us. And with offices in Collingwood, Ontario and Whistler, BC, we’ve got our fingers on the pulse of Mountain Lifers across the nation.