All News


MOT Preparation Tips

Friday 1st February 2019

It's that time of year again - forking out funds for your car's annual MOT test is never an event anyone looks forward to. But how can you avoid spending more than you need to this year? Prepare your car for its next MOT test with help from our MOT preparation tips - from how to pass your MOT to kno... Read More

MOT and Service: what's the difference?

Friday 1st February 2019

When it comes to the maintenance of our car's health, most of us know how important a car service and an MOT test is. But what actually is the difference between a car service and MOT? Often they're paired together as a double act once a year - but as separate tests, what do they include? And why do... Read More

How to check tyre tread depth

Thursday 24th January 2019

Ensuring that your tyres abide to the legal tread requirement is an important job, yet one that can fall by the wayside when we're not sure of the process. From the legal minimum depth of tread to how to check tyre tread, learn exactly why checking your tyre tread depth is so important to your on-ro... Read More

New Year Sale

Wednesday 2nd January 2019

The 2019 New Year Sale is now on at Formula One Autocentres! This year we're offering up to £10 off a Service, £5 off an MOT and up to £5 off Tyres until 31st January 2019. We offer servicing to suit all vehicle makes and models, carried out by fully trained technicians. Book online before the 31... Read More

Price Promise

We simply WON’T be beaten on price! Check out our Price Promise

We simply WON’T be beaten on price!

Check out our Price Promise

50 Years
PROVIDING VALUE,
CARE & SERVICE
LOCALLY
FOR 50 YEARS

What people are saying about us...

  • Very simple to book on line, received well by the staff and kept up to date with any changes.

    - Fareham - Jul 29, 2019
  • Cheapest tyres on google search. No issues although I went in very early as only am or pm booking slots

    - Martyn, Norwich - Aug 9, 2019
  • Very helpful, ANDY went out of his way to help me get my car sorted before I went away on holiday

    - Susan, Newcastle-under-Lyme - Aug 9, 2019
and there’s more >>

Service you can trust

4 Stars on Trust Pilot
Motor Industry Code of Practice