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About Classic Family Agency & Hagerty

Classic Family Agency, Inc. is an insurance agency located in Arlington that is owned by Tom & Michelle Grothouse. Classic Family Agency is an Allstate exclusive agency that is also able to offer applications as a broker for certain non-Allstate products, including Hagerty Collector Car Insurance.

Tom & Michelle Grothouse are not Hagerty employees. However, acting in their capacity with Classic Family Agency as brokers offering Hagerty, they have helped hundreds of people obtain over $19 million dollars of coverage in force while also providing assistance with payments, policy changes, and claim reporting earning recognition multiple times as a top national producer.

Collector Car Hobby History:

Tom & Michelle Grothouse own numerous vintage and modern collector cars and are very active in the collector car community. Their long history of collector car ownership started in 1983 with Tom’s purchase of his first car, a 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1.

Club Affiliations

Club affiliations have included North Texas Mustang Club, Mustang Club of America, Shelby Cobra Association of Texas, Mad Dog Car Club, Terlingua Preservation Society, Team Shelby, North Texas Vintage Thunderbirds, and Good Guys.

Collector Car Hobby Activities:

Just about every week, Tom & MIchelle are attending club meetings, car shows, auctions, parades, or charitable events. They also enjoy spending time together working on their cars or collecting classic car and Allstate memorabilia or participating in high-performance driver education events (HPDE).

Charity Car Shows:

Charitable car shows Tom & Michelle have supported through Classic Family Agency include: Classic Family Agency Car Show, Cowtown Cruisin’ For A Cure, Wheels For Wellness, Concour d’Elegance-Arlington, Autos In The Park, Arlington Area Street Rods, Westlake Car Show, Cops & Rodders Car Show, Connor’s Car Show, Triple F Car Show, Northwood Car Show, Legacy Texas Shelby Car Show, All British Car Days Round Rock Car Show, Terlingua Car Show, Burleson Cops & Cruisers, and more.

Charities Supported:

Charities supported by car show participation and sponsorship include: Mission Arlington, Arlington Life Shelter, Carroll Shelby Foundation, Children’s Organ Transplant Association, Holy Angels Residential Facility, Scottish Right Children’s Hospital, Cook Children’s Hospital, Westlake Preservation Society, Terlingua Preservation Society, Fort Worth Police Historical Association, Miracle League Baseball-Arlington, Texas Rangers Foundation, Downs Syndrome Partnership, White Bridle Therapy, Arlington Advocates for Special People, and more.

Why does Classic Family Agency Classic offer Hagerty?

Classic Family Agency is proud to offer Hagerty for many reasons:

Hagerty is a GREAT company!

  • Global leader for collector car and boat insurance.
  • Protects over 10,000 boats, 700,000 vehicles, and 25,000 motorcycles.
  • Bigger than all of its competitors, combined!
  • Concierge service answers over 1,800 questions annually.
  • Market expert that is a resource to over 150 media outlets.
  • Hagerty employees have “hands-on” experience with restoring collector cars.
  • Claim representatives get 80 hours of specialized collector car repair training annually.
  • 10% of net revenue is donated to support collector car hobby programs and organizations.
  • Strong employee volunteer program.
  • Policies are underwritten by Essentia in America and Hiscox in the USA.
  • Founded the Historical Vehicle Association which represents over 350,000 members making it the world’s largest classic vehicle owner’s association.
  • Hagerty has GREAT Products!

    • Guaranteed Value Insurance
      • Autos, Boats, Motorcycles, Tractors, Fire Trucks, Retired Military & Commercial, Racing
    • Private Client Services for customers with large and/or very high value collections.
    • International protection available for vehicles in transport or while driven on foreign roads.
    • Business insurance available for museums, restoration shops, dealers, and car clubs.
    • 24/7 Roadside Assistance, Spare Parts Coverage, Traveling Collectors Coverage, and more.
    • Hagerty has a GREAT focus on customer satisfaction!

    • Best In Class Satisfaction as measured by the Net Promoter Score of Satmetrix Systems, Inc.
    • Lower Premiums – Premiums up to 42% lower than daily driver insurance.
    • Flexible Usage includes car shows, club events, and occasional pleasure drives.
    • Youth Programs: