As a company we pride ourselves on offering traditional values of customer service whilst adapting our techniques and services to match the modern market place. Starting as coach builders Fred Smith and Sons (Motor Bodies) Limited have grown throughout it's 75 year existence and branched into vehicle repairs on HGV's, Vans and cars, also MOT's and servicing on all types of vehicle (including motorcycles) and most recently Truck Rental.
The knowledge and experience that we have acquired throughout the years enables us to offer unrivalled customer service throughout all of our divisions. We are confident that whatever you require we will be able to serve your needs and offer you a service that gives you confidence and satisfaction and in turn leads to a long, harmonious relationship.
The customer is always at the heart of everything we do, we have a hard won reputation that we are proud of.
Things don't stand still for very long around here, it's part of the secret of our 80 year proud history.
For many of our customers we are always the first call they make when their transportation need changes.
Our bodybuilding division offers both dry freight and refrigerated vehicles to suit all needs. Numerous options can be added to your body and each body is individually made.Read More
Our repair service can cater for every type of commercial vehicle, be it a van or a tractor unit and trailer we have the equipment and expertise to repair your vehicle safely, quickly and affordably.Read More
We pride ourselves on offering and wide selection of vehicles at competitive rates, so whether its is short term spot hire, long term rental or contract hire we can offer a bespoke package to suit your needs and budget.Read More
We offer a personal service that you will find hard to beat, we can deal with all types of mechanical repair and MOT and will always give you a honest answer and price.Read More
We can custom design livery layouts, curtain designs and vehicle colours to suit your specification and this can be coupled with our repair shop for a complete vehicle refurb if you wish.Read More
We stock a full range of parts for commercial vehicle bodies, whether we have built the body or not. Acessories such as driver aids can also be provided.Read More
Director - Ian Smith Office Supplies
“Ever since we changed our van fleet to Fred Smith’s we have never received nothing less than perfect service. The whole team are easy to deal with and they understand our business needs and how vital the transport is to our operation”.
We use Fred Smith & Sons as we have a good working relationship with the directors and the build quality and service offered are very rare in this industry.
Retail Truck Sales Manager - Greenhouse Commercials
A professional, forward thinking body builder, with good aftermarket service