About Us

Independent BMW Specialists in Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire.


We Are the Independent BMW Specialist In the North West

Colin – The Owner 

BMW obsessed Colin has owned most models of BMW. His most recent obsession is with retro BMW’s and he owns a 1994, E34 BMW 520i with a modern E39 V8 engine and running gear. Next on his project list is an E24 BMW 6 series he wants to do a E46 BMW 330i swap on, retaining the beautiful BMW 6 cylinder sound with modern power and stopping ability. He is also the one responsible for instigating our BMW X3 upgrade into a mini BMW X5 4.4i V8. 


Daman – Service Manager 

Daman is less BMW obsessed (he’s a secret Audi fanatic – we’ll forgive him). What he is obsessed with is providing customer with an unrivaled level of service, keeping customer well informed on developments and ensuring customer experience runs faultlessly. 


Christy – Workshop Controller 

Christy is responsible for ensuring the technicians have everything they need to provide all the BMW’s in our workshop flow through the experience exactly as planned. He’s also the guy who decided to fit nitrous oxide to his own E90 BMW 325i……just because he could. His daily driver is a more sensible BMW 630i coupe with one of our custom remaps and some choice custom upgrades. 


Jamie – Technician 

Jamie is Mercedes Benz trained but he’s a big BMW fan. He owns probably the best maintained BMW 728i E38 in the UK. His knowledge of the brand is unrivaled and he’ll treat your BMW with the love and care he treats his own. 


James ‘Jimbo’ – Technician 

Jimbo has a history racing BMW’s in Drfit championships. As well as a superb BMW technicians he also owns an E36 BMW 316i Compact which he’s fitted a 2.5 6 cylinder engine into from a E36 BMW 328i. The engine has a stroker upgrade and produces 220bhp. 


Julio – Technician 

Julio was trained at the NASCAR institute in Austin, Texas and his methodical race engineer approach really helps us with BMW diagnostics. He own a classic E30 BMW 318i which hes currently restoring back to former glory with a few custom modifications. 

Ash – Technician 

Ash used to own a very powerful E46 BMW 330d which he’d tuned to 280bhp with a welded differential. He’s currently looking for his next BMW project. 

Christian – Technician 

Christian owns an E90 BMW 325i with a custom body kit and one of our own custom exhausts and remaps. This project is massive and every month he add’s more and more modifications to it. 

Ibby – Technicians 

Ibby is another BMW fan and has owned several different models, he’s currently searching for an E60 500i Saloon. 


"I brought my BMW 530d in for a service and I was very happy with the guys and what they did. I met the service manager and the mechanic who worked on my car and the whole experience was superb. "

T Robey – Manchester 


"After trying another garage who couldn’t work out what the fault was I brought my car to Colin and his team. The fixed the car the same day and have won my custom for life. Thanks for a great job guys. "

S Carslake – Lancashire 


"I’ve owned several performance BMW models and wouldn’t take my cars anywhere else. "

K Patel – Manchester 


"Thanks to Colin, Daman and Christy for the repair on my M3. As always it’s a pleasure to deal with you. "

M Pike - Cheshire 

Find us

The Bavarians
6a Bayley Street
SK15 1PZ

Tel: 📱 0161 826 3371
Email: ✉ info@thebavarians.co.uk

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Opening Hours:
Monday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Wednesday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Thursday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Friday 8.30am – 6.00pm
Saturday 9.00am – 1.00pm

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