Automechanika Birmingham

The UK's leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production industry targeting trade visitors from the UK

We’re delighted to welcome you to meet face to face at the UK’s largest gathering for the automotive industry again, 6-8 June 2023.

This decision was made following close discussion with exhibitors and other key stakeholders in the UK aftermarket. Automechanika Frankfurt, has moved to September 2022 due to ongoing international travel restrictions following the coronavirus pandemic.

Launching the UK Garage & Bodyshop Event

Brought to you by global exhibition organisers, Messe Frankfurt and the brand Automechanika, The UK Garage and Bodyshop Event is a new, dedicated event for the garage and bodyshop sector. It will provide a focused opportunity to engage, educate and influence garage and bodyshop owners, technicians, and specialists as they seek to adapt to the rapidly changing nature of the industry.

Why Visit the UK Garage & Bodyshop Event

With your FREE visitor ticket you gain access to 100 leading suppliers, 60+ LIVE expert training sessions on topics covering ADAS, Collision Repair, Service & Maintenance, Hybrid/EV, thousands of exclusive show offers, hands on learning and networking & discovery.

Dedicated to Collision Repair
The most comprehensive offering for bodyshop owners, workshop managers, technicians and the next generation of vehicle technicians in the UK to stay ahead in an evolving market.Find the latest industry updates and specialist advice as the UK aftermarket enters one of the biggest shifts in living memory with the transition to hybrid/EV and ADAS-enabled technology

Why Exhibit at the UK Garage & Bodyshop Event

The UK Garage & Bodyshop Eventis the first focused face to face opportunity to engage with thousands of UK garages and bodyshops on a national scale since 2019. 、

About Automechanika Birmingham

Automechanika Birmingham is the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and supply chain sector attracting trade visitors from the UK. Attracting over 500+ exhibitors and over 12,000 visitors.

Show Highlights

500 exhibitors from 23 countries attended the largest industry gathering of the year, with 120 new suppliers showcasing their products to a fully receptive market.

Product Categories

Leading suppliers take stands across 3 distinct sections of the show Aftermarket, The Big UK Garage Event and Automotive Supply Chain.

About Messe Frankfurt

Automechanika Birmingham is organised by Messe Frankfurt UK Ltd, owned by Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH.Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds.

Automechanika worldwide

Today, the portfolio of Automechanika holds 17 events in 15 countries.

Which customers do you want to meet?

The heart of the UK automotive industry

The UK's leading trade exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and supply chain sector. The last edition of the show connected 12,145 visitors with over 500 exhibitors showcasing a diverse range of products, equipment and services.

  • Trade buyers Automechanika Birmingham
    Motor factors, Distributors, Retailers
    Network and connect with quality buyers and top customers from the UK aftermarket in one place
  • Garages, Bodyshops, Dealerships
    Educate and influence forward thinking business owners from the garage sector
  • OEMs, Tier 1 Engineers, R&D & Procurement
    Network with engineering and procurement professionals from the supply chain across 3 days

Be there in 2023

Meet the top names in the industry, network and upskill at the biggest event in the automotive aftermarket.

Industry sector:Vehicles (Cars, Commercial Vehicles, Motorcycles, Caravans, Parts and Accessories)
Main product group:Car Maintenance, Car Equipment, Automotive Parts, Car Accessories, Car Tuning, Car Washes, Workshop Equipment, Electronics, Car Service, Lacquers, Care Products, Environment Protection
Access:Trade visitors
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)  No



Interval: every two years


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