246 motor factor members across the UK
Established presence in over 60 countries
547 motor factor locations
Over 150 approved suppliers
Our group includes motor factor businesses, approved suppliers and a well-resourced garage network that covers the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. Our members all benefit from the investments that we make in different ways, but the goal is the same. To ensure that GROUPAUTO continues to be the best-resourced group in the industry.
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No stopping National following Automechanika Birmingham
National Auto Parts presented a series of new products and innovative showcases that have driven further business to its door following Automechanika Birmingham 2019, hailed as “the best exhibition held in the UK for a long time” by Managing Director...
Double Auto Express Commendation for Ring Brighter Bulbs
Ring’s Xenon150 and Xenon130 brighter headlamp bulbs have both been “Commended” in this year’s Auto Express Product Awards. The annual awards round up the best automotive products, showcasing the best from each category. Ring’s high-performance headlamp bulbs both achieved good test results, being labelled “top performers”....
WAI rotating electrics range sees further growth
Bognor Regis, England 2019: Following an impressive showcase at June’s Birmingham Automechanika, WAIglobal’s growth shows no signs of stopping with the addition of four new-to-range starter motors and eight OE quality alternators to its extensive portfolio of rotating electrics. The...
Wendy Williamson delivers keynote speech addressing digital era challenges
Automechanika Birmingham, Aftermarket Theatre, June 2019: Wendy Williamson, chief executive of the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has provided an extensive insight into the challenges faced by the aftermarket in the digital era, in a speech delivered to a packed...
New external deburr & chamfer tool from Laser Tools is specifically designed to repair the edge of damaged bolts, studs and pipes.
In a busy workshop there are numerous instances of threads getting damaged: whacking a track rod end with a hammer; cutting a bolt or threaded rod; whacking a driveshaft out of a hub — the threaded ends get torn and...
Electronic trading soars at Exol
Electronic trading has soared at Exol Lubricants, with automotive and commercial vehicle motor factors successfully connecting through PACT, the joint venture between Fourth and TecAlliance. Exol has taken full advantage of connecting with more than 2000 buyer locations throughout the...
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