The UK’s only regional tradeshow dedicated to garage businesses is back again in 2019, with a fresh approach and a host of exciting new content.

MECHANEX will once again be returning to Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey on 12th and 13th November 10am – 4pm, and will be delivering an exciting two days of action.

The automotive aftermarket is evolving at an alarming rate, so it’s more important than ever that you stay on top of the latest technology, training, products and information available to your business. Attending MECHANEX is the perfect way to ensure that you are up to speed. It’s an unmissable opportunity to attend FREE seminars, sample the latest products on the market, and take advantage of exclusive show special offers. So, why not bring the full workforce along and make a day of it?

Don’t miss out on:

  • Market leading brands
  • live demonstrations of the latest tools & equipment
  • free seminar programme
  • exclusive show offers
  • on-stand presentations
  • ‘talk of the trade’ industry debate
  • free bacon roll & Professional Motor Mechanic t-shirt

Seminar theatre

MECHANEX will also be hosting its seminar theatre across both days of the show. The seminars are designed to provide essential technical and business information, which has been tailored to independent garages. These will be delivered by industry experts, who will be discussing a wide variety of topics.

Seminar Schedule:

DAY ONE

10.30am

EV & PHEV – STEVE CARTER

Keeping up with the pace of change and getting to grips with electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

11.30am

THE DPF DOCTOR’S SURGERY – DARREN DARLING

Darren Darling, the founder of the DPF Doctor Network, shares his expertise on DPF-related dilemmas.

12.15pm

TALK OF THE TRADE – HOSTED BY NEIL PATTEMORE

Back again in 2019, this ‘open forum’, featuring a panel of industry experts, is aimed at encouraging visitors to join the debate and have their say on a variety of industry topics. Got something to say? Don’t be shy!

1.00pm

MOT UPDATE – DVSA

The DVSA provides crucial insight into the MOT changes that are affecting MOT centres and garages across the UK. From connected equipment to emissions testing, the seminar is prime opportunity to get the latest on regulations that are affecting your business.

2.00pm

DELIVERING DIAGNOSTICS – STEVE SCOTT – NEW

For his first appearance at MECHANEX, Steve Scott of the Simply Diagnostics Network will be presenting his unique approach to diagnostic troubleshooting.

DAY TWO

10.30am

EV & PHEV – STEVE CARTER

Keeping up with the pace of change and getting to grips with electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles

11.30am

THE DPF DOCTOR’S SURGERY – DARREN DARLING

Darren Darling, the founder of the DPF Doctor Network, shares his expertise on DPF-related dilemmas.

12.15pm

THE AFTERMARKET IN 2019 AND BEYOND – IAAF

The IAAF’s Mike Smallbone discusses the threats and opportunities facing garages and explains the valuable work that the organisation does to support the aftermarket.

1.00pm

MOT UPDATE – DVSA

The DVSA provides crucial insight into the MOT changes that are affecting MOT centres and garages across the UK. From connected equipment to emissions testing, the seminar is prime opportunity to get the latest on regulations that are affecting your business.

2.00pm

DELIVERING DIAGNOSTICS – STEVE SCOTT- NEW

For his first appearance at MECHANEX, Steve Scott of the Simply Diagnostics Network will be presenting his unique approach to diagnostic troubleshooting.

Exhibitor zone

One of the other many reasons to attend MECHANEX is the variety of exhibitors that will be showcasing their products and services at the show. These include tool manufacturers, software providers, industry experts and trade bodies.

This year MECHANEX will play host to the likes of Sealey Tools, MAM Software, Continental, NGK, Varta, Delphi Technologies, AutoAdvisor, Sykes-Pickavant and many others. Exhibitors will be on hand to showcase their products and provide up to date information on all the latest.

Some exhibitors will even be providing special show promotions and prices as well as competitions, giveaways and on-stand demonstrations, meaning there will be lots to get involved with over the course of the two days.

How to register 

To ensure you don’t miss out on this year’s MECHANEX make sure you register today by clicking here. Those who register before the show, will also be able to get their hands on a free bacon roll, race day ticket and a PMM t-shirt.

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