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5-7 June 2018, NEC BIRMINGHAM

Who exhibits from the aftermarket?

Messe Frankfurt  SMMT 


 

Automechanika Birmingham welcomes suppliers from the UK automotive aftermarket, bringing diverse innovation from a wide range of suppliers to more than 12,000 visitors at the NEC Birmingham.

Whether you supply tools, garage equipment, parts and components and more to the aftermarket, Automechanika Birmingham offers you space to display your latest products, advanced technology and management systems at the biggest meeting place for the industry.

Bringing the industry together in 2018

Over 300 exhibitors have confirmed they will exhibit at the 2018 event. New initiatives for 2018 will attract even more quality buyers from the aftermarket including motor factors, workshops, retailers, dealers and specialists from the industry.

See who exhibited in 2017

Product Categories

Parts & Components

  • Powertrain (engine, gearbox, exhaust)
  • Chassis (axles, steering, brakes, wheels, shock absorbers)
  • Body (metal parts, roof systems, mounted parts, windows, bumpers)
  • Standard parts (fastening elements, threaded and securing elements, sealing rings, roller bearings)
  • Interior (cockpits, instruments, airbags, seats, heating, air-conditioning, electrical adjusters, interior filters)
  • Charging accessories 12 volt (plugs, cables, connectors)
  • Regenerated, restored and renewed parts for cars and utility vehicles
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Electronics & Systems

  • Engine electronics (control units, bus systems, sensors, actuators)
  • Vehicle lighting (headlights, LED/OLED, lasers, exterior and interior lighting)
  • 12-volt electrical systems (electrical power supply, batteries, battery management systems, wiring harnesses, plug connections, sensors, on-board diagnostics)
  • Comfort electronics (automatic air-conditioning, seat heating and ventilation, electric seat adjustment, keyless-go systems, control systems)
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Accessories & Customizing

  • General accessories for motor vehicles (rack systems, trailer hitches, roof boxes, covers, jacks, technical textiles, car safety products)
  • Technical customizing (sports exhaust systems, sports air filters, sports chassis, chip and engine tuning, sound design, seats, club sport)
  • Visual customizing (interior design, bodywork elements, car wrapping, spray films, airbrush systems)
  • Infotainment (sound systems, navigation, multimedia, car media, interfaces)
  • Special vehicles, equipment and modifications (off-road and pickup accessories, taxis, police, ambulance and municipal vehicles)
  • Trailers for cars and small utility vehicles, spare and accessory parts for trailers
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Repair & Maintenance

  • Workshop equipment and tools (systems and equipment, lifting gear, test and measurement equipment, tire installation, work clothing)
  • Bodywork repairs (equipment and materials)
  • Paintwork and corrosion protection (systems, equipment, paint, corrosion protection, spot repair, auxiliaries)
  • Towing equipment / maintenance and repair of vehicle superstructures (RV/caravan and motor home superstructures, bespoke and special superstructures for lightweight and heavyweight utility vehicles)
  • Waste disposal and recycling (systems, equipment)
  • Workshop safety and ergonomic workshops (air purification, ventilation, heating, health-enhancing technologies, safety-enhancing technologies)
  • Workshop and dealership equipment (shopfitting/shop systems, sales equipment, office and warehouse equipment)
  • Oils and lubricants (systems, equipment, lubricants, auxiliaries and consumables, recycling)
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Dealer & Workshop Management

  • Workshop / dealership / filling station planning and construction (business consultants, certifications, environmental protection consultants)
  • Dealer management systems (finance, claims management, dealer management systems)
  • Workshop management (technical monitoring and certification)
  • Basic and advanced training (mechanics, mechatronics, bodywork, paintwork, sales, training)
  • Workshop and dealership marketing (external advertising, advertising media)
  • Internet service providers and vehicle marts
  • Economic regeneration, cluster initiatives
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning

  • Washing (car wash halls and lines, wash stations, washing equipment, accessories)
  • Vehicle care (exterior and interior cleaning, equipment for vehicle care, cleaning and care products)
  • Vehicle preparation (exterior and interior preparation, nano paint sealing, smart repair, upholstery and leather repair, ozone treatment)
  • Filling station equipment (filling station equipment, tank systems for alternative fuels)
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Wheel Rims, Wheels, Tyres, Tyre Pressure Management Systems (REIFEN)

  • Tyres
  • Wheels and wheel rims
  • Tyre repair
  • Used tyres
  • Tyre management and systems
  • Sales equipment and storage of tyres
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Alternative Drive Systems & Digital Solutions

  • Electromobility and other alternative drive systems (charging infrastructure and charging cables, battery technology, power electronics, electric motors, lightweight construction, smart city technologies)
  • Connected cars (autonomous driving, safety, entertainment, security management, mobility management, in-car well-being)
  • Mobility services (car-sharing, digital fleet management, OBD systems and modules, predictive maintenance, digital claims management)
  • New workshop technologies (augmented & virtual reality smartglasses, repair support and training, 3D printing of spare parts)
  • Economic regeneration, cluster initiatives
  • Industry institutions and publishers

 

 

 

 

  • “We were so pleased with the show in 2017 that we immediately booked for 2018, when we will be exhibiting at both Automechanika Birmingham and Automechanika Frankfurt. We are looking forward to another busy show, meeting more high quality distributors and end users, who last year were queueing up to ask questions about our products. We look forward to more success in 2018.”
    Guy Foster
    Automotive Product Manager, Draper Tools
  • ‘Automechanika Birmingham is a great platform for us to showcase new products and developments, network with our existing customers and meet new prospects. After a positive event in 2017, we will be back in 2018, when we look forward to another successful exhibition, which forms an integral part of our marketing plans for the year.’
    Julian Goulding,
    Marketing Manager, Delphi


 
77% of visitors from 2017 had senior job roles

77% of visitors from 2017 had senior job roles

85% of visitors who came in 2017 intend to return to the 2018 show

85% of visitors who came in 2017 intend to return to the 2018 show

78% of visitors from 2017 had purchasing authority

78% of visitors from 2017 had purchasing authority