To celebrate 50 years of horsebox making history here at Cooke Coachbuilders, we’re excited to announce we will be hosting an open weekend at our headquarters in Crewe, Cheshire on the 24th and 25th of February. Here we will showcase our craftsmanship, innovation, and range of horseboxes tailored to meet the needs of all kinds of horse lovers, as well as reflect on the journey the company has been on since its founding in 1974. We’re open Saturday 24th 9am – 4pm, and Sunday 25th 10am – 4pm.

At Cookes Coachbuilders, we take pride in our ability to create custom horseboxes that combine functionality with elegance, and have been specialists in delivering high quality, tailored results for half a century. During our open weekend, visitors will have the opportunity to witness the intricate building process 26t, 16t and 7.5t horseboxes, something we have perfected over our many years of service. From concept to completion, you’ll gain insight into the meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail that goes into each of our creations.

In addition to our in-production models, we are delighted to offer a selection of premium horseboxes for sale, including:

  1. 2018 DAF LF auto – 7.5t Cooke Premier SWB £124,995
    This exquisite horsebox, built on a brand new DAF LF180 Auto, boasts luxury living accommodations and is stalled for two horses.
    With only 11,000 miles from new and a high payload of 1.78t, it presents a remarkable opportunity to own a top-quality horsebox at a significant saving.


  1. 3.5t Stallion Box – Cooke Raceline – £35,500
    Perfect for transporting your prized stallions, this 2019 Cooke Raceline comes equipped with a full sliding partition, sat nav, air con, and night travel lights.
    Having undergone our rigorous Cooke Quality Used Approved Checks, this horsebox is ready to provide years of reliable service


  1. 26t Scania R440 – Cooke Premier 6 – £245,000
    Experience unparalleled luxury with our 2016 build Cooke Premier 6 horsebox, featuring 6 berths, 2 slide outs, and full air-conditioned living quarters.
    With only 159,000 miles from new and rear air suspension, this horsebox exemplifies both performance and comfort.


  1. 7.5t Cooke Classic 3 – £120,000
    Step into style with our 2019 Cooke Classic 3, built on a DAF LF 180 Manual chassis and boasting luxurious day/overnight living accommodations.
    With ample storage, hot water, hot air heating, and a Victron charging system, this horsebox offers the ultimate in convenience and comfort.


  1. 7.5t Cooke Premier Auto – £148,995
    Embark on your equestrian adventures with the 2020 Cooke Premier Auto, precisely crafted on a Mercedes Atego 818 Auto chassis. With its sleek design and abundant space, this horsebox combines sophistication and practicality. With only 38,000 miles travelled it promises reliability and durability for years to come.


Whether you’re in the market for a new horsebox or simply appreciate fine craftsmanship, our open weekend promises an unforgettable experience, and an opportunity to celebrate 50 years of horsebox manufacturing. Our team of experts will be on hand to answer any questions and provide personalised guidance to help you find the perfect horsebox to suit your needs. We look forward to welcoming you on the 24th – 25th of February.