Head to the top – Businesses sign up for Top Garage

Published:  05 February, 2018

The best garage businesses in the industry are signing up to see how they measure up against their peers in the brand new Top Garage competition. Have you signed up yet?

Top Garage has been set up to run alongside the long established and highly respected Top Technician competition.

Top Garage will show what makes these businesses the most effective workshop operations running in the UK.  It’s more than a competition though – through Top Garage businesses can find out what their strengths are, as well as learning how they can further refine and improve their offering to customers. You also get to meet like-minded business owners, as well as other key figures in the industry.

How to enter Top Garage

Does your business provide the kind of service that means it should be named Top Garage? If so, enter now.

To enter for Top Garage go to the “Enter here” tab at www.toptechnicianonline.co.uk  You will find instructions on registration and how to select the Top Garage quiz.

Top Garage 2018 and Top Technician 2018 come to you in association with ABC Awards, the Garage Equipment Association (GEA), Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) and the Independent Garage Association (IGA).  

 To find out more about the competition, turn to pages 30-31 of February's Aftermarket for all the latest on Top Garage and Top Technician. Alternatively, visit www.toptechnicianonline.co.uk

Top Garage 2018 and Top Technician 2018 are sponsored by Snap-on.

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