Our Story

Richard Hollings has over 30 years experience in the motor trade. He served his apprenticeship at Central Garage Land Rover and went on to work at Ray Chapman Volvo and Whites VW Audi as well as a stint working for Euro Cars in Sydney. He managed the service departments at both Scarborough and York Mercedes Benz before launching Richard Hollings Auto Services in 2010.

Our Mission

Richard and his team have over 23 years of experience in repairing Mercedes Benz cars. At Richard Hollings Auto Services we service and repair Mercedes Benz cars to main dealer standards by using the best quality parts and oils whilst listening and understanding the customers needs.

Meet The Team

Richard Hollings

Richard Hollings is the founder of the business. He is passionate about Mercedes Benz cars. Working with the Mercedes Benz brand and attending numerous training courses he has gained the experience and knowledge to open York’s Mercedes Specialist workshop.

Kath Hollings

Kath looks after the customers from the initial inquiry through to completion of the jobs. If you have a question or concerns Kath will help.

Nick Butcher

Nick has been apprentice trained at Jaguar Cars before moving on to a Mercedes Benz workshop. He has attended extensive training courses at Milton Keynes and gained ATA Master Technician accreditation.

Ian Whittaker

Ian has recently joined the team. He is on his second year apprenticeship and is already showing great potential. He has already passed exams with distinctions and merits and is keen to do a first class job on the tasks set for him.


Designed and looks after the website and general tech business.

Poppy Hollings

Poppy Hollings meets and greets everyone that comes to the workshop.