Welcome to Southern Cars

Classic and Sports Cars Since 1963

We love great classic cars

Since the early 1960’s Ian Grange was dealing cars in Stockport & Manchester and in 1971 formed Ian Grange Ltd. We’ve gone on to successfully sell an impressive list of classic and sports cars worldwide, based from Red Lion Autos, Handforth Hall, Gulfstream Motors in Florida and more recently Southern Cars in Manchester and Oldtimermanchester.

Recently Added

Browse the latest additions to our showroom.

1988 BMW 320i E30 – only 67,000 miles – Just Arrived
Colour: Red
Mileage: 67000
1983 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL – outstanding condition with £15,000 recent spend
Colour: Green
Mileage: 53000
1969 Mustang 302 – Just arrived, details coming soon
Colour: Red
Mileage: 93000

Car storage facilities now available

We are now able to offer storage in our dry, indoor, secure facility alongside our own treasured classics.

Our History

It’s 1976, and my first day on the job at Red Lion Autos in Cheadle.

Armed with my bucket, sponge and a fierce determination to end up a car dealer like my dad, I step out of the caravan, under the bunting and into the family business… I was 5.

Browse by Brand

Discover our current stock of vehicles.

Selling A Car?

We love great classic cars here, and we are always looking for more cars and would love to discuss anything you may be interested in selling.