Award winners revealed in Birmingham

The second annual Garage Awards, held in Birmingham last night, has been hailed a success, with 19 winners taking home awards.

There were 51 nominees for the 18 categories – chosen out of more than 10,900 garages and mechanics registered onsite. The categories include ‘Best Garage’ for certain regions, ‘Hall of Fame’ and ‘Best Newcomer’, with 51 nominees competing for the awards. Between the 51 nominees, more than 18,000 jobs have been completed through

Mobile Mechanic was named Best Garage East Midlands, with Best Garage West Midlands going to Manor Motor Company. Nest Autos won the Yorkshire & Humber region title, with other winners being: Best Garage Northern Ireland – AEC Motors; Best Garage London – Eagle Autos; Best Garage North East – Fenham Garage Services; Best Garage North West – Piston&Rotor the Garage; Best Garage Scotland – Drivers Autocentre; Best Garage South East – Goodfellas Autoz; Best Garage South West – Plaister Autos; Best Garage Wales – Swansea Tyre, Clutch & MOT Centre; Best Mobile Mechanic – Assist Autos; Best Newcomer – Piston&Rotor the Garage; Best National Group – F1 Autocentres; Best Scottish Group – Fife Autocenters; Best Regional Group – KAM Servicing; Clutch Specialist – A1 Clutch Centres; while Autosolutions Dention and IN’n’OUT Centres won Hall of Fame awards.

Ian Griffiths, co founder of, said, ‘The Garage Awards demonstrates that there are exceptional garages throughout the UK that deserved to be celebrated. Their dedication and hard work is being recognised and we’re proud of all of the winners.

‘Many of our garages and mechanics have told us that they wouldn’t have the volume of business if they didn’t use our site regularly, so it’s great hear about the positive impact we have on their businesses.’