MotorTorque gets the truth out of the mechanics

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MotorTorque has recently quizzed mechanics in the North West to find out the truth about overpriced garages.

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As one of the most authoritative automotive news sites, MotorTorque aims to provide its audience with the most informative motoring news.

The site covers many issues that arise in the motoring industry. One of the most talked about issues was that of overpriced mechanic work, which led to the investigation into work that mechanics carry out.

MotorTorque went under-cover asking mechanics numerous questions on some common garage situations. The aim of the investigation was prove that many motorists are being overcharged when they take their cars in for routine checks.

The results of the study revealed numerous findings, including that a large number of mechanics will overcharged their customer.

Some of the findings were unexpected and, in some cases, quite shocking. A full round-up of the findings can be seen in the article itself.


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Formed in 2002, The Auto Network is the UK’s leading automotive marketing agency, specialising on lead generation and digital marketing. In the decade since its inception, The Auto Network has delivered thousands of sales, test drives and brochure request leads each month to manufacturers, dealers and the leasing industry. Clients include Vauxhall, Honda, Perrys, Seat and more.

Contact MotorTorque:

Simon McBride,
1st Floor Beetham Plaza,
25 The Strand,
L2 0XJ
Tel: +44 (0)844 445 7862
Email: simon(dot)mcbride(at)motortorque(dot)co(dot)uk

Contact The Auto Network:

Richard Wood,
Head of Digital Marketing,
The Auto Network,
1st Floor Beetham Plaza,
25 The Strand,
L2 0XJ
Tel: +44 (0)844 445 7862
Email: richard(dot)wood(at)theautonetwork(dot)co(dot)uk

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