6-month MOT exemption will be ending 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 […]

New 20 Number Plate – vehicle registration out now

UK 20 Number Plate

On the 1st March 2020 the new ‘20’ vehicle registration plate was released in the UK by the DVLA to replace the current ‘69’ plate.  This means that all new cars will now display the new ‘20’ registration plate as of this month. National Numbers company claims that 5.8 million plates will be used as […]

Spring Vehicle Checks

Spring Vehicle Checks

Whilst many customers might be working from home or possibly not able to work if on ‘Fulough’ during COVID-19, this might be an ideal time to carry out general vehicle checks while you have the time and to keep yourself busy. The team at Stourbridge Automotive is encouraging all Audi, BMW, MINI, Mercedes Jaguar, Land Rover & Range Rover vehicle owners and drivers […]

MOT UPDATE March 2020

From 30 March 2020, MOT due dates for cars, motorcycles and light vans will be extended by 6 months. This is being done to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. You do not need to do anything to extend your vehicle’s MOT expiry date if it is on or after 30 March 2020, however, you […]


Unfortunately, due to the current health crisis and our diminishing parts supply, Stourbridge Automotive Ltd office & workshop is being forced to close from 5pm Wednesday 25th March 2020. We are hoping to open our doors again from Monday 20th April, however we will keep you updated if this date is amended via our website […]