The UK’s dedicated event for training, technology and tools.
The largest gathering of garage and bodyshop owners, technicians, and specialists in the UK. Brought to you by Automechanika Birmingham, UK Garage & Bodyshop Event provides face-to-face access to leading suppliers, expert training programmes, the latest tools and equipment and business advice to grow and futureproof your business.
The UK aftermarket is entering the biggest shift in living memory with the transition to hybrid/EV and ADAS-enabled technology. The UK Garage & Bodyshop Event is the first focused face to face opportunity to engage with thousands of UK garages and bodyshops on a national scale since 2019.
Over 100 exhibitors will showcase tools, technology and training categorised by key areas to suit the needs of business owners in the aftermarket.
Arriving by car? Remember to pre-book your parking to save money and avoid payment queues on the day so you have more time to spend at the event. Pre-pay is available in our standard & disabled public car parks.Book now
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