Hilton & Moss is founded on a pure passion for classic cars and the comprehensive resources of the Hilton Group, based at two facilities with our 30 car showroom being at the M11 Business Link in Stansted and the aftersales centre at our Raynham Road premises in Bishops Stortford where comprehensive classic car restorations and race car preparations are carried out along with sportscar servicing and MOTs for all makes and models. We can provide you with a complete package in every aspect of the sale, service and care of your classic vehicle.
Our aim is to achieve perfection and offer unrivalled levels of customer service.
Classic car servicing
Prestige & performance car servicing
Classic car restoration
Classic car MOT
Classic car sales
Classic car repairs and bodywork
Track day and race preparation
Classic car storage – from £30 + VAT per week
After humble beginnings running a car body repair business out of his parent’s double garage in Hertfordshire, Peter is now director of Hilton Coachworks, the largest Mercedes Benz approved body repair facility in the UK. Away from the day to day running of the modern car repair business Peter enjoys an enthusiasm for classic British sports cars, this passion combined with an existing sports car dealership within his Hilton Group makes for the foundation of this new business venture and a natural progression to take the Hilton Group to a new level.
Gavin Thorn, our restoration manager, has an exceptional eye for detail and fastidious standards, as well as unrivalled knowledge of all classic models throughout the Mercedes-Benz range. Gavin is the proud owner of a collection of classic cars, from marques such as Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Bmw, Audi, Saab, Buick, Rover and Volvo. He also attends several classic cars shows throughout Europe every year. His pride and Joy being his Mercedes-Benz w126 factory AMG car, of which he has an encyclopaedic knowledge of having worked many hours on the car himself. Having had various roles within the hilton group over many years; within the Paintshop as a technician, working within the parts department and also as the Workshop controller, Gavin has all of the tools necessary to project manage any restoration on any classic car.
Dylan has many years of experience working on both cars and aircraft. Having worked for Dax building Cobra’s and then servicing commercial airliners with SRS Technics, Dylan is used to working with precision and great attention to details. With extensive knowledge of Jaguar E-Type’s and classic Mercedes Benz, Dylan like to spend his leisure time trying to break his prized Dax Rush at the world’s great racing circuits.
Snibs – or “The Snib” as we like to call him – has been working on TVRs for over 25 years – what he doesn’t know about them isn’t worth knowing. Factory trained and well known to many customers, dealers and TVR employees, Snibs works performs our TVR service, diagnostics, repairs and upgrades.
Having joined us in 2013, Ross has become a key member of the team, bringing exceptional knowledge of classic cars with him. Ross previously ran a classic car garage, as the workshop manager. Despite his impressive experience with cars, Ross is also highly skilled with computers and electronics. Ross is qualified as an electronics engineer. Having been building and fixing computers for a living, Ross now does this as more of a hobby, meaning his affinity for classic car restoration has come to the forefront.
Fraser is the Sales manager at Hilton and Moss and has been involved within the Hilton Group for well over a decade. With a keen eye for all things motor related if he doesn’t know something about cars, it’s not worth knowing! Fraser himself has owned various classic and sports cars over the years. Whether it be classic cars or a Lotus Fraser is a friendly face and always willing to help. In his spare time Fraser tries to get to as many motoring shows as possible and is a massive Formula 1 fan.
Technician and Panel Specialist
Phil has been with the company for many years and has in incredible knowledge of Mercedes Benz vehicles. A true craftsman, Phil is able to repair or re-create any panel work, whether it be in steel or aluminium, and he has an incredible eye for detail which extends to all areas of coachworks and body repair. When Phil isn’t working miracles at Hilton & Moss, you might find him out on his unicycle or doing donuts in our car park with remote controlled cars.
Dayle has been with us for just over 2 years and brings a calming influence to the whole team and a knowledge of classic cars well beyond his years. Joining us from Sheppard’s VW, Dayle has an extensive knowledge of both modern and classic car mechanics. With a fine eye for detailed work Dayle is perfectly suited to the restoration of classic cars and a vital member to our team.
Paint and Details Specialist
Scott has been with us since August 2014. Scott is an approachable member of the team and a true professional, shown time and again from the simply excellent results we get, day in, day out. Scott is integral to the restoration process, his attention to detail is unparalleled which gives the restoration projects we undertake the prestige finish we strive for.
Elliot has been with us since March 2014, as a Trainee Technician coming from a garage in Hackney. Having spent 3 years studying mechanics Elliot gained a level 3 diploma, providing a solid base of knowledge on which to build. His enthusiasm and communication skills have meant he has been able to progress enormously since joining us. Elliot’s passion for cars also extends beyond the workplace, he often enjoys working on his own projects including a MK1 Fiesta which he is currently restoring.
Panel Beater & Metal Fabricator
Having begun his career as a panel beater at the age of 16 and having a passion for German cars in particular, he relishes the challenge of rescuing a classic from a barn and restoring it to its former glory. He also has extensive experience with specialist fibreglass repair work, having worked on various fibreglass bodied cars including Lotus, TVR and AC Cobra replicas during his illustrious career.
Tom has recently joined the business to look after the social media, marketing and PR. Having had a keen interest in cars from a young age, he finally decided the time was right to work with his passion. When he’s not at work, he’s another one spending his spare time doing something not dissimilar to his role day to day – participating in track days on his Suzuki GSX-R 1000 motorbike, or taking to the snow on a snowboard.