We Are Auto Pickups. A professional vehicle recovery and transportation service that is based in the North West of the UK.


We run a car transport  and car recovery service that will pick your car up from anywhere in the North West and take it to your desired destination. Whether your car needs transporting 2 miles or 200 miles; we get the job done on time, every time.


At Auto Pickups, we will transport your vehicle from almost any location within the UK, but it must be heading back to the North West area for delivery Click Here to see map.


VOSA and tachograph regulations state that we can only travel as far as 200 miles away from our base in the North West of the UK (L35 4PR). If your vehicle is any further away than this, then we’re unable to help you.

– The maximum vehicle weight that we can transport is 2200kg.
– The maximum length of vehicle can be no more than 16ft.
– The maximum width of vehicle can be no more than 7ft.

Types of vehicles that we transport:

  • Classic Cars
  • 4 x 4 Vehicles
  • Project Cars (running or non-running)
  • Sports Cars
  • Prestige Cars
  • Non-Running Cars
  • Vans (SWB)
  • People Carriers
  • Custom Cars
  • Motorcycles
  • Caravan Towing
  • Boats on Trailers
  • Plant (up to 2000kg)
  • ATVs
  • Quads and Trikes
  • Jump Start Service
  • Wheel Changing Service
  • Towing Service

Affordable Prices

We only charge you whilst our vehicle is loaded. Unlike a lot of our competitors, they also charge you for the return trip. We don't. Our vehicles are Euro 5 engines with lower emissions. This means we avoid London emission charges entirely.

Expertise & Know-how

We have the know-how into loading fully working vehicles and non running cars, kit cars, motorbikes even to ride on mowers. We have the tools/transportation to be very versatile to our every day clients.

Fast, Reliable Turnaround

We appreciate urgency. In most cases we get to you the same day or the next day at most. Get a quote.

Quality of Service

We have a 100% customer satisfaction record with our prompt service and we work around you.

If the vehicle you need transporting has serious wheel / steering damage, the chances are we cannot help you. The vehicle must be able to roll and steer safely onto the loading ramps of our vehicles. The simplest way to explain it would be if the car has incurred any damage that has miss-aligned the wheels or altered the steering of the car in any way. Below is a diagram to explain this in a visual sense: