A 26-year-old British railroad engineer has decided to give up his job as a railroad engineer to become a full-time vintage car dealer, after collecting police cars he fell in love with as a child while watching a TV series. HeartbeatAnd this British engineer retired to devote himself to collecting models of police cars over the years, after his collection reached 8 cars, on which he spent more than 30 thousand dollars.
According to the British newspaper, “Daily Mail”, the young engineer named Joseph Gabrielli, from Derby, Derbyshire, and eagerly watched the drama “ITV”, which takes place in Yorkshire in the sixties of the last century, was astonished by police cars in two colors Blue and white that often appeared in the artwork.
British engineer and his wife
Police cars after maintenance
The passion for the love of old police cars passed from the engineer, Joseph Gabrielli, to his wife Faye, and his daughter, as the family members wear police uniforms from the different eras and seasons of the famous series, and add a special character to their unique collection of cars.
While he has spent £20,000 on his collection of vintage cars, Joseph believes he can fetch upwards of £25,000 for each of his cars due to their rarity. Movies and wedding planners, as many newlyweds are happy to spend the night of their lives in a vintage police car.
Family photo with old police cars
old car store
The young British engineer, Joseph, began the journey of assembling cars by buying an Anglia in 2015 that was used by the Criminal Investigation Department of Leicestershire Police, and it has been parked in a garage for 39 years.
Last year, he was able to include another London police car he used in 1972, along with his latest cars dating back to 2010, and Joseph keeps his collection in a new garage designed specifically for those cars, containing lockers full of memorabilia and accessories for various police vehicles, and he can now reduce costs He maintained his cars because he learned the mechanical skills to do his own repair work.