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Approved Garages News

Drive Safe – Reminding drivers about driving carefully

21/11/2017

Driving safely is such an important aspect of every living, not just for the safety and well-being of the person behind the wheel, but also the passengers, pedestrians and other drivers. In today’s world, we are more distracted than ever – with mobiles, sat navs and Bluetooth connections, we can easily take our eye off the ball.


Silly reasons for failing your MOT test

23/10/2017

Some of us get a little worried during the MOT test because we often ignore aspects of our car, that were not present before. When was the last time you had that squeaky screen wiper checked? Or when was the last time you cleaned your car?


Shirley Garage, presented with prizes as part of celebration for 600th Garage on the AutoCare network

25/09/2017

Parent Company, GROUPAUTO are thrilled to announce that their garage network, ‘AutoCare’ has reached 600 garages on their network – making them the largest independent garage programme in the UK.


Who can service a brand-new car?

14/09/2017

Have you purchased a new car from a franchise dealer in the past three years? Were you told that service and repair work can only be carried out at your main dealer, or that your warranty would be void? Approved Garages sets the record straight.


Brian Mayne gets an early birthday present for taking his car to William Rutter Motor Services!

18/08/2017

Bedford resident, Brian Mayne booked his car in at William Rutter Motor Services and he was the lucky winner of the star prize in the AutoCare Big Summer Giveaway; a prize-draw open to anyone who has taken their vehicle into an AutoCare garage between 1st June and 31st July. He collected his brand-new Peugeot 208 Allure from his local AutoCare garage William Rutter Motor Services’ in Bedford, after he was drawn from 16,337 entries to win the top prize.


AutoCare Garage of the Year Auto-Mech Cheddar Ltd celebrate 25 years in business

18/08/2017

This year has been a great year for Somerset based garage Auto-Mech Cheddar Ltd; not only were they selected as AutoCare’s Garage of the Year at the annual Garage Trade Show in Cardiff, they are also celebrating their 25th year in business.


Petrol and diesel to be banned?

03/08/2017

The government has stated that it will end the sale of all new conventional petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040... Environment Secretary, Michael Gove said the move is part of a plan to replace the traditional combustion engine in cars and vans with cleaner electric or hybrid alternatives.


Approvedgarages.co.uk continues providing excellent lead generation for garages on the network

03/08/2017

With more than 800 Approved Garages now on the network, we have a good regional spread of garages that are a part of the network across all of the United Kingdom.


John McDougall from Maidstone scoops grand Las Vegas prize

11/07/2017

Approved Garages are thrilled to announce the winner of the amazing Las Vegas competition we hosted between February and May - giving darts fans, a chance to win 2 tickets to Las Vegas, hotel accomodation for 5 nights and a PDC darts' pass. We planned this as part of our activation as official partners of the Betway Premier League Darts 2017.


Approved Garage: Vote for ROCK A SAURUS soapbox for Whitburn Garage

29/06/2017

Approved Garage, Whitburn, have a proactive team who love creating and organising memorable community events and participating in such competitions. They've recently put themselves forward to participate in the Red bull Soapbox Race.


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