P.A.V.E. Canada Biography
Douglas Annan is the owner of DC&A
Auto Appraisal that is located in Ajax, Ontario. DC&A specializes
in Antique, Classic, and Custom automobile evaluations.
He has extensive experience with all types of vehicles
whether your car is a brass era, antique, classic,
50’s collectible, high performance muscle car,
exotic, custom street rod, custom truck, prototype,
replica, or late model involved in a total loss or
diminished value claim. Douglas has been in the car
business since 1988 and affiliated with CityTV AutoShop
program since 2005. DC&A has worked closely with
insurance industry leaders over the last decade to
create an appraisal standards template that has been
adopted in Ontario. Considered to be one of Canada’s
top Mopar aficionados his expertise also includes
his passion for vintage Harley Davidson motorcycles.
When he is not spending time with his family he can be found at one of the many car/ motorcycle
shows throughout the Durham Region and the G.T.A.
P.A.V.E. (Professional Association of
Vehicle Evaluators) of Canada
Biography Dean Renwick
The Professional Association of Vehicle
Evaluatos Inc. (P.A.V.E.) has developed the following
Numeric Condition Guide Codes, and is authorized solely
for the use of its licensed members.
#1 (+/-) = Excellent
A vehicle that is perfect, or very close to perfect.
Vehicle may be original, restored, custom built, or
a combination of these. All components and workmanship
must be of the highest quality. All components must
operate properly. Vehicles in this very limited classification
would be “trailered”, and not “driven”
when being moved.
#2 (+/-) = Very Good
An extremely presentable, well-operating vehicle,
which upon very close inspection shows only the most
minimal aging, wear, or damage. Vehicles in this classification
would be “ brand new”, “seldom driver”,
#3 (+/-) = Good
A presentable vehicle showing evidence of less than
high-quality workmanship, general wear and/ or use.
Still shows a generally attractive body finish, which
may reveal minor fading, checking, or other imperfections
visible upon close inspection. Vehicle still runs
and drives well, but may require minor mechanical
#4 (+/-) = Fair
An operable vehicle that clearly requires cosmetic
and mechanical attention. Body and non-structural
undercarriage components may reveal only minimal rust
and/ or evidence of prior repair, but overall the
vehicle appears to be restorable.