Our Current Project:

1959 Karmichael Karrier Gamecock

This vintage fire engine came into the new Zealand fire service in Taupo when it arrived from the Uk.... now we are going to restore it to it's former glory with a bit of a twist!! Watch this space

Forbes Panel and Paint:


Specialist's in the following Repairs and Services:

  • Structural repairs                                       
  • Small cosmetic repairs
  • Rust removal
  • Custom modifications
  • Body-kit installation
  • Insurance collision repairs
  • Chassis straightening
  • All types of panel repair
  • Plastic welding
  • Rust repairs
  • Touch ups
  • Full repaints
  • Restorations
  • Valet service
  • Graphics and signage
  • Repairs and installations for Campers and Motor homes
  • Accident damage
  • Reverse Camera Installation 
  • WOF failure repairs
  • Furniture Painting/Restoration 
  • Stone chip repairs
  • Off-Site quotes

We strive to develop long-term relationships with our customers, to provide the best customer service and the most appropriate solutions for your auto body needs. In addition, we always try to answer your questions and explain our work to you so you feel comfortable every step of the way.