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Revive! SMART Repair Franchise
The Revive! Franchise business model is built around employing a small number of skilled technicians and some supporting admin and sales staff, as you grow from 2 vans to 5 and then on to 10 vans in your first territory.
Revive! SMART Repair Franchise
Franchise Information
  • BFA Membership StatusFull
  • UK Years Established20 years
  • Current UK Coverage55%
  • Franchisee Support Staff38
  • Personal Investment Req.£25,000 approx
  • Territory-based business locationYes
  • Business to consumer servicesYes
  • Franchisee employs staffYes
Next Steps

Car Repair Franchise

Operate in the booming SMART repair industry with the management franchise that puts you in control!

Revive! is a leading mobile Car Repair Franchise in the UK. Established in 1994, Revive! now has a network of over 50 franchisees and nearly 200 vans on the road, including company-operated technicians to enable coverage for national accounts. Prime territories remain available, many with existing work in place!

Low investment from £25K | £1m+ sales per 8-10 vans territory | Run multiple territories

Operating in the booming SMART repair industry, Revive! Franchisees run large territories and manage their own team of technicians who repair damage to car paintwork including bumper scuffs, minor chips and the refurbishment of alloy wheels. 

With more than 50% of UK cars having damage to bodywork or alloys, demand for this service is considerable – and rising.

Revive! Franchise | Car Repair Franchise

 Revive! Franchisees had a record year in 2022:

  • Sales up 20%+
  • Profits up 6%
  • 2 franchisees achieved over £1m annual turnover
  • 65 ‘best month to date’ sales records
  • New website delivered 55% increase in leads to franchisees; conversion rates up too
  • 5 Star Trustpilot rating across more than 25,000 reviews; 98% Excellent or Good

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop businessThere’s more demand than supply!

With c.40 million cars in the UK and over 50% having minor body work and wheel damage, invest in the market leading brand for your new business.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop businessFewer staff, lower costs, less stress!

The simple-to-operate business model is based around a low number of skilled employees doing a small number of high-value jobs daily – minimising travel / fuel.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop businessWork from your home/office

Enjoy your dream lifestyle working from home, interspersed with getting out to manage your team of technicians and build dealer and trade relationships.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop businessLow investment, high return

Low investment, great cash flow, minimal overheads, high returns – the Revive! franchise is a proven route to build a valuable asset, a business to sell in the future.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop businessThe best brand for your business

Operate with a 5-star reputation for excellence from day 1; award-winning marketing support; a bespoke app; business mentoring; and a close-knit network of like-minded peers.

Statements based on existing franchisee performance, but do not offer a guarantee of success.

Revive! Franchise | Car Repair Franchise

Could you run a Revive! Car Repair Franchise?

As the business owner you won’t be painting cars, you will be managing your team of technicians, driving your marketing, and building relationships with local dealers to grow your body shop business.

Your role changes as your business grows – once established, you will be the leader, working on the business, setting your lifestyle & generating excellent income from a valuable asset. 

Your Customers: Serve the domestic, dealership and trade markets in your local area – there is more work than Revive! can supply, from end of lease and general upkeep, to prepping for sale.

Your target customer split is 50% domestic / 50% commercial and Revive!’s processes are approved by all the major marques, are electric car-compliant and are insurance & lease company-approved.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop business

Your Team: The business model is built around employing a small number of skilled technicians and some supporting admin and sales staff, as you grow from 2 vans to 5 and then on to 10 vans in your first territory. To be successful you must be an excellent leader for your team, adept at managing people and great at communication.

Your Revive! Car Repair Franchise Journey:

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Rolling start


Change gear


With their fast-start marketing package your focus will be on converting enquiries and building loyalty with your new team

Take over the digital marketing and start promoting to dealers and traders, growing your customer base and profits

Add more technicians and vans, plus admin support – source a serviced office. Your business should now run seamlessly without you

Take on and grow a second territory to build up to a 20-van business. Prepare the business for exit, maximising the valuation

Your support: You are never alone with Revive!, they have one of the most experienced and supportive teams of any UK franchise, committed to guiding you and your business throughout the business journey. Benefit from the best marketing and their bespoke App to manage your business. With Revive! you receive all the systems and support you need to make your new body shop business a success.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop business

Your investment and rewards: 

To start your Car Repair Franchise Business with the proven Revive! Auto Innovations franchise model you will need to invest £20K + funding. 

With a track record of success, they have forged excellent relationships with the major banks where you can borrow up to 70% of the total initial investment, subject to status.

Follow the model and listen to the guidance and advice and you could be profitable from month 1!

Revive! is rewarding in so many ways…

  • Wow customers with exceptional results
  • Pride from keeping cars looking their best
  • Provide a career for local techs
  • Highly profitable services
  • Personal development for yourself
  • Build an asset to sell in the future

Who’s done it?

IT Consultant and
Multi-business owners 
lead the way
Ex. Oil Company
Senior Manager,
at 4 vans & rising 
Ex. Kwik Fit Manager
and partner broke
first month sales record

 Former Army Sergeant
hits £1M Bfa Award

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop business

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 Dave & Celia Baxendale
launched 2009
 Tom Giles
launched March 2021

Jinesh & Reena Patel
launched July 2021

 Jay Belam
launched 2011

 Next steps:

Get in touch to learn more and discuss your aspirations with one of the Revive! team. Start your  Revive! Car Repair Franchise in a network of like-minded people and get the financial security, stability and control you crave.

Revive! Management Franchise | body shop business

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