2020 MOT Testing August Update

This month Stourbridge Automotive would like to remind all vehicle owners and drivers, that following the lockdown 2020 MOT Testing has now resumed as normal across the UK. This means that if your vehicle is due for a MOT Test as from the 1st August 2020, then you must book for a MOT test as […]

Getting your vehicle ready for the summer holidays

summer holidays suitcases

Hooray! The summer holidays are finally here and during the last few weeks, haven’t we had some beautiful weather to compliment them? With the underlying issue of COVID still present, this year many UK residents are looking to day trips, staycations or booking summer holidays in and around the UK, to ensure that they can […]

Driving safely when travelling further afield

driving safely

How we approach driving safely is now more than just about speed and awareness. With the recent announcement from the UK government that UK residents are allowed to travel further afield for holidays, people across the UK are beginning to a plan mini breaks and holidays to make the most of the summer months ahead. […]

Is your MOT Test 2020 valid?

During the lockdown period, the UK government extended the MOT test 2020 period by means to help motorists and MOT testing points across the UK, in light of COVID19 but also to prepare for safe testing. In summary, those drivers who had a MOT test due between the 30th March and the 31st July 2020 […]

6-month MOT exemption will end on 1 August

MOT exemption 2020

Information provided by the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency – Update 29th June 2020. If you have any questions with regards to the MOT exemption and the information given below in reference to your vehicle then please do not hesitate to contact us. Today, 29 June, the Department for Transport announced that the 6-month MOT […]

We are open for business!

workshop open for business

We are very much open for business, following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. Since the government issued statement which encouraged people in the UK to go back to work, businesses are increasingly looking at how they get back up and running again safely. Therefore, this means that for anyone who drives to and from work, […]

We’ve re-opened our doors

We can confirm that Stourbridge Automotive Ltd has now re-opened its doors for Service work, Repairs and MOT’s. Our diagnostic capabilities still has limitations due to parts supply. Recently, we have worked closely with our Health & Safety provider to introduce measures that will keep our customers and staff safe when visiting and working within our […]

Celebrating Our 10th Anniversary

Today the 5th May 2020, we are celebrating our 10th Anniversary. Our 10th Anniversary Newsletter is now available. Please download and read here: https://mailchi.mp/4a03ac4bd613/stourbridge-automotive-ltd-10th-anniversary-8003743

Vehicle Battery issues whilst adhering to lockdown

Whilst across the UK we continue to adhere to lockdown measures, some vehicle owners have noted issues in low battery levels when starting their car, due to the lack of the vehicles being driven daily. It has been several weeks now since the UK went into lockdown due to the Coronavirus, which means that many […]


As you may be aware Stourbridge Automotive Ltd office & workshop was forced to close on Wednesday 25th March 2020 due to the current health crisis and our diminishing parts supply. We were hoping to open our doors again this Monday (20th April 2020), however with the extended lockdown announced by the Government on Thursday […]