Andy’s Kars Ltd
6 Viking Way,
Bar Hill,
CB23 8EL

  • 01954 782666

The Team

If you’re fed up of dealing with unhelpful, wheeler-dealer or just plain shoddy mechanics and are looking for a trustworthy, family run, fairly-priced alternative then our small, friendly and customer focused team may be exactly what you’re looking for…

Andy Kent
Andy is our founding father, team leader and chief educator. With over 40yrs experience in the motor trade, a whole collection of qualifications, from doing the job to teaching it, (including a Master Tech ATA, & MAM) and an infectious Can Do Attitude its Andy that drives our focus on professionalism, customer service and transparent communication. Andy is always looking to expand his skill set and is never afraid to take on a challenge.

Our Friendly And Helpful Office Staff Will Organise Everything For You, Keep You Informed And Answer All Your Questions So You’re Always Kept In The Loop, So That You Can Make The Decision as to the work you what carried out, And Get Your Car Back As Soon As Possible, with you in control of the money you are spending.

Jan and Emma run the office and will be your first point of contact. They will answer your enquiries, book your vehicle in, arrange an estimate for the work required and order your parts.

They are committed to keeping you informed about everything to do with your vehicle, getting all your questions answered and making sure everything runs as smoothly as possible for you.

Jan has worked in an office environment all her working life. Being Andy’s wife and the mother of their Children Russell and Emma, Jan also has many years’ experience in supporting and helping Andy repair vehicles.

Andy and Jans’ children Russell and Emma joined the team in January 2005.  With both of them growing up around cars, it’s perhaps not surprising they developed an interest in the industry.  With their parents’ encouragements and support they both went off to work from college after their training, before entering into the motor trade with Andy.

Emma followed in her mum’s footsteps and went down the office route, gaining experience in various types of offices.  She also gained training in Customer Services, Administration and basic Accounts.  Emma is a qualified First Aider. Since working at Andy’s Kars, she has gained further qualifications and knowledge in Business administration, accounts and teaching. Emma is very approachable and will do whatever she can to help you.

Our Professional, Efficient And Courteous Workshop Team Will Diagnose and Fix Any Problems With Your Car As Quickly As Possible AND Help You Understand Exactly What They’ve Done And Why They’ve Done It, WITHOUT Confusing Or Talking Down To You

Our workshop team will work diligently and tirelessly on your vehicle to diagnose and fix any problems with it as soon as possible. They are all highly trained, devoted people who will not only get your vehicle sorted as quickly as possible but also make sure to explain everything to you clearly so you always know EXACTLY what’s going on.

Russell Kent runs the workshop with the assistance of Tim O’Flynn and Andy Youle.  These guys investigate, diagnose, service and repair your vehicle, with Andy or Russell carrying out your MOT’s.

Russell gained an apprenticeship with The Environment Agency as a Telemetry Engineer and is a qualified Electro/Mechanical Engineer.   Once he joined Andy’s Kars, he started his Motor Mechanics’ training and is now also qualified to NVQ level 3, level 3 assessor, as well as being MOT tested.

With his electrical and mechanical knowledge he can turn his hand to any age vehicle at any spec level.  Whatever is wrong with your vehicle, Russell will find the solution.
Tim has been with the team since 2012; he has many years’ experience with in the industry, and brings to the team more fabrication skills and knowledge.  Tim is a hardworking, friendly team player; who is willing to learn new skills and pass on his knowledge, as well as gain more in area he isn’t as knowledgeable in. He has reached IMI level 3 Motor Mechanics.


Chris has joined the team as a Motability Specialist and manager to assist Andy in making sure that our Mobility customer get the best possible advice and solutions. This will also free up some of Andy’s time to allow him to Manage the business and do more training and teaching.  Chris has 20 years’ experience from the car sales side of the industry and working with Motability Vehicles and adaptations.  He is approachable and willing to help.


Nathan joined as work experience person from Cambridge Regional College.  He joined us in 2013 and has now progressed to a level headed installer of Motability products and very close to completing his level 2 IMI.  He is very keen and willing to learn.  He is a very helpful, keen member of the team.

If you think you have what it takes and would like the opportunity to join our team, we are always willing to talk to you.

We are a growing Company so are always looking for people that have what it takes to be a team player and is not afraid of doing a good days work for a fair days pay. 
To Arrange A Convenient Time For Us To Look At Your Vehicle Simply Give Us A Call Now On 01954 782666 Or Email Us At


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