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Former driver quickly finds his feet following switch to sales advisor role at SAS...

Branch unearths hidden talent within driver team SAS Newcastle are a successful Sales Advisor to the good after unearthing a hidden talent in their team of...

UK aftermarket resilience continues as garages work through latest wave of lockdown restrictions

Government permits car repair and MOT services to continue With the entire UK now back under some form of lockdown, independent garages across nation remain...

Simon Graeme Auto Service Centre named Servicesure Autocentre of the Year

Servicesure Autocentre of the Year Awards delivered directly to workshops in absence of traditional ceremony National garage chain Servicesure has crowned Harrogate garage Simon Graeme...

Servicesure announces darts champion Fallon Sherrock sponsorship

First female to win in PDC World Championships now setting sights on world championship win National garage chain Servicesure has announced its sponsorship of British...

The Fort couple treated to baby shower surprise

Socially distanced shower for warehouse operatives The warehouse team at The Fort has surprised two members of its team with a surprise baby shower. Emma Turrell...

Parts Alliance welcomes new logistics director

President and COO Neil Croxson introduces John Baker Logistics director, John Baker is to spend his first weeks at The Parts Alliance gaining an understanding...

Warehouse controller hits 35-year milestone at GSF Trafford

Ian Swales celebrates long-held tenure having joined the Manchester branch in the mid-eighties Warehouse controller at GSF Trafford is celebrating 35 years at the branch. The...

South West regional support manager steps in for Southampton branch as staff face COVID...

Adam Rhodes goes the extra mile to support team in need and ensure customer service is maintained GSF Southampton was left short staffed recently after...

Triple British Touring Car champion Gordon Shedden joins GS as brand ambassador

The partnership will see the triple BTCC champion support the battery brand in their continuous development to offer the highest quality and reliability available...

Consistent day for Halfords Yuasa Racing at Knockhill

Halfords Yuasa Racing showed consistency in the fourth meeting of the 2020 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship at Knockhill in Scotland last weekend...

Frustration for Halfords Yuasa but celebrations for Matt Neal

British Touring Car legend Matt Neal reached 700 race starts in the British Touring Car Championship. The three-times champion reached the milestone in the...

New pallets boosts capacity and reduces carbon footprint

Logistics team adds 700 new reusable pallets The Parts Alliance logistics team has introduced 700 new reusable pallets to improve delivery quantity and reduce carbon...

Waterloo branch takes positive steps in pandemic recovery

Growing sales and new customers The team at Waterloo Hull are a great example of how The Parts Alliance branch network is beginning to recover...

Metropolitan Police praises network for workshop support

New national accounts contract to supply their London workshops The Metropolitan Police have praised the service they’ve received The Parts Alliance as part of a...

National warranty gets Servicesure customer home safely

Servicesure garages provided recovery and repairs for customer returning from France. The benefits of Servicesure's national warranty scheme has recently helped a garage member get...

Team members get top grades in professional qualifications

Two of our Team Members have just gained the best possible grade in their professional qualifications. GSF Tottenham General Manager Mus Ugan and Senior Catalogue...

Harrogate garage reveals lockdown experiences

Workshop makes first loss in 30 years of operation Less than four months ago Simon Graeme was on a family holiday in Tenerife, contemplating how...

Brembo ‘Colour for Hope’ competition winners announced

Each child given Brembo goody bag for creative efforts The Parts Alliance has thanked entrants for their Brembo Colour for Hope competition submissions. Ten winners from...

Branches share lockdown experiences

Branches across The Parts Alliance network maintain customer service throughout coronavirus pandemic Many of operational processes, resource levels and deliveries at The Parts Alliance have...

Mixed fortunes for Honda Yuasa in Brands Hatch heat

Auto Torque catch up below with three-time BTCC champion Matt Neal and his Honda Yuasa racing team after the second round of races at...

Trade gears up for sharp rise in MOT volumes

The aftermarket is working to make motorists aware of the sharp rise coming in MOT business after the emergency six month MOT exemption ended...

Winning start puts Honda Yuasa at head of BTCC

Auto Torque will this season be following the fortunes of three-time BTCC champion Matt Neal and his Honda Yuasa racing team. We'll bring you...

British Touring Car Championship returns this weekend

Delayed by four months due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship makes a welcome return this weekend. The first...

Face Covering Deadline Reminder

The government has recently announced that people in England must wear a face covering in retail settings and public transport from this Friday 24th...

Cars essential for almost two thirds of people planning UK summer breaks

Visit Britain’s weekly sentiment tracking survey has found 64% of people intend to use their car if going on UK breaks or holidays before...

The Parts Alliance updates social distancing posters for “1m plus”

The Parts Alliance has updated the free social distancing posters available to customers. Following the announcement this week that social distancing will reduce to "1m...

Free Air Conditioning Marketing Material Available from The Parts Alliance

With warm weather set to return across the UK next week, and car air conditioning season in full swing, The Parts Alliance has produced...

Workshops adapting to a ‘new norm’ despite six-month MOT extension

A series of Auto Torque surveys has helped reveal the effects and consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on the UK's automotive aftermarket. More than 1,000...

The Parts Alliance suports COVID-19 guidance released for automotive aftermarket

The UK automotive aftermarket sector has signalled its readiness to cope with increased demand for MOT tests, service, maintenance and repair with the publication...

Final Call: Still time for children to enter ‘Colour for Hope’ competition

The Parts Alliance is reminding technicians there are still a few days remaining for their children to enter their ‘Colour for Hope’ competition. The...