The shortlist of the third annual Garage Awards has been revealed. There are 99 nominees for the 21 categories chosen out of more than 12,000 garages and mechanics registered onsite.’s awards consist of 21 categories, including ‘Best Garage’ for certain regions, ‘Best Brake Specialist’ and ‘Best Newcomer’, with 99 nominees competing for the prestigious awards.
More than 1 million jobs have been completed by registered garages and mechanics through the site.
The shortlist can be found at – and a list of the categories below:

Best Garage East Midlands
Best Garage East of England
Best Garage West Midlands
Best Garage Yorkshire & Humber
Best Garage Northern Ireland
Best Garage London
Best Garage North East
Best Garage North West
Best Garage Scotland
Best Garage South East
Best Garage South West
Best Garage Wales
Best Mobile Mechanic
Best Newcomer
Best National Group
Best Scottish Group
Best Shell Helix Service Specialist
Best Regional Group
Best Brake Specialist
Best Clutch Specialist
Best Cambelt Specialist

Al Preston, co-founder of, said, “The Garage Awards demonstrates that there are exceptional garages throughout the UK that deserved to be celebrated. Their dedication and hard work is being recognised and we’re excited to announce the shortlist.
“We’ve recently hit a milestone of 12,000 garages and mechanics being registered on site and these awards will give us the opportunity to showcase the very best on our site.”