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30/04/2019 News

Why you should visit Automechanika Birmingham 2019

Automechanika Birmingham 2019

As an automotive professional, sourcing products and deciding between service offerings can be a tedious task. With so many competing businesses it can be difficult to sort the wheat from the chaff, and even when you do, discerning the pros and cons of diverse product offerings can be tough with just a catalogue to hand.

If you’ve encountered these issues, exhibitions can be the perfect foil, with the UK’s greatest of these being Automechanika Birmingham. Featuring hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of attendees from a diverse range of industries, it’s the UK’s number one for a reason – here’s why you should attend.


What is Automechanika Birmingham?

Automechanika Birmingham is the UK’s prime automotive trade and industry exhibition. Bringing together over 500 exhibitors from across vehicle production, the aftermarket and workshops, it sees over 10,000 professionals pass through its doors, the majority from the UK. According to the event, in 2018, 78% of these were managers, owners or C-level directors and 86% had influencing or full purchasing authority, making the event a hub of networking and sourcing opportunity.

Taking place at Birmingham NEC between June 4th to 6th,  Automechanika Birmingham is free to attend – register here to guarantee your entry.

What is there to do and see at Automechanika Birmingham? 


Automechanika Birmingham 2019

Attendees can take advantage of three days of simplified sourcing, networking and knowledge-sharing. Divided into four zonesAftermarket, Vehicle Production, The Big UK Garage Event and the Meet the Buyer buyer-supplier matching event – businesses come from across the globe to exhibit, making finding the best and most innovative products and services easy.

It’s not all about suppliers of course. The exhibition also features an extensive programme of workshops, delivered by experts and accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certification service. Training demonstrations on topics as diverse as bodywork, remanufacturing, workshop training and electric vehicles are available, helping businesses stay at the forefront of their industries.



As well as plenty of talks taking place throughout the three-day event, on June 4th attendees can learn from over 250 decision makers at the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders’ Open Forum. With OEMs, tier 1s and SMEs, visitors can ensure they’re on top of the biggest industry developments, keeping ahead of the curve.

If that wasn’t enough, entry to the event also includes entry to Subcon, a subcontract manufacturing supply chain show being held close to Automechanika.

Total at Automechanika Birmingham 

Providers of premium-quality products to the nation’s workshops, Total will be at Automechanika Birmingham showcasing our extensive range spanning oils, fluids and greases, as well as our repair and maintenance services. Designed to keep vehicles and machinery running at peak performance for longer, they’re made for professionals. Make sure to visit stand N160 to talk to our experts and find out how Total can improve your business and ensure your customers receive the best.

For more information on Total at Automechanika Birmingham, please contact our team.