Top Technician 2017 reached the final last week and all eyes now turn towards Top Tech Live, where the winner will be announced in September.
The final took place on Thursday 13 July at the RMI Academy of Skills in Southam, Warwickshire as the remaining contestants threw themselves into the last tasks of the competition.
Top Tech finalists
Shaun Miller Miller’s Garage, Berkshire
Kevin Toms FRL Autoservices, Devon
Karl Weaver Bull Lane Garage, Kent
Richard Lukins Fiorano Cars, London
Neil Currie Robertson Gemini, Dumfries & Galloway
Each of the five faced the range of challenges with aplomb, but only one can be named Top Technician for 2017.
All the finalists will be on hand at Top Tech Live on Saturday 16 September at the Henry Ford Academy to see who will be revealed as the winner for 2017, along with winners from the past and many significant figures from the sector.
A rare opportunity to receive official instruction from a Ford technical trainer will be available as part of the event on September 16th.
Judges from the Top Technician final will be also be in attendance including, Andy Savva, David Massey of ADS, Pico’s Steve Smith and John Batten from AutoIQ.
All judges will be giving top-level presentations on a range of topics.
Joining them will be Rob Lewis of Jaguar Land Rover, Peter Coombes of Tech Club and Eliot Smith, as well as representatives from Snap-on, Our Virtual Academy and the Automotive Glazing Academy.
Tickets are £82 plus VAT to the general public, but anyone who entered the competition gets a special discount and pays just £62 plus VAT.
For further information about Top Technician call 01732 370340.