Over forty years ago, Jim Stokes founded his business Jim Stokes Workshops Ltd, in his back garden in the restoration and re-creation of historic cars. The business has now progressed to five industrial units in Waterlooville with a 60 strong work force which includes apprentices in each department. This will ensure that over the coming years the skills of restoration will not be lost.
The Group has a global reputation and customer base and our contacts and suppliers are unrivalled in the historic and classic car world.
Amongst others ...
- Alfa Romeo
- Aston Martin
- Rolls Royce
... cars regularly pass through our workshops.
Significant restorations include 1934 8C 2.3 Alfa Romeo, many 8C 2.3 Alfa Romeo, 6C 1750s, 2900 Alfa Romeo, Lancia Lamda, Lancia Aurelia, Lancia B20, Lancia Aprilia, many 6C 2500 Alfa Romeo, 6C 3500 Maserati, SSK Mercedes.
Let’s not forget our recreations which include 156 Sharknose Ferrari, C4R Cunningham, 8C 2.3 Alfa Romeo Spyder, 4 x Lancia D50, 2 x Lancia Ferrari, Alfa Romeo Botticelli
The group includes:
Jim Stokes Workshops – restoration and re-creation of historic cars
Triple M - specialising in the production of better-than-new engine and ancillary components
South Shore Coachworks - Vintage and Historic vehicle coachwork and fabrication
Classics by JSWL - dedicated for the classic car owner and enthusiast.