Car Sales

Powells stock a wide range of quality used cars to suit all budgets and lifestyles. All come with a full warranty for peace of mind motoring.


Vehicle Service

We are Bosch service specialists, servicing vehicles from all over Cornwall. We promise to save you money on main dealer prices.



Book an MOT online now with our live, real-time MOT booking system. Just select the date and time that suits you and leave the rest to us.


Vehicle ReMapping

A vehicle remapp offers a number of benefits to both car and motor home owners including fuel economy, performance and overall drivability.


Stainless Exhausts

Custom fitted stainless steel exhausts last for the lifetime of the vehicle, including motorhomes, have significant green credentials and look great! 



We now offer a smart bodywork repair service for bumpers, dents, scuffs, scratches, windscreens and interiors.



Our Fast Fit department, allows customers to drive in and have tyres, brakes or exhausts replaced without having to pre-book.



Our service includes breakdowns,accident recovery and long or short distance vehicle transportation. If you need help please call our 24 hr hotline : 07875 345039


Fleet Maintenance

For many years, Powells have maintained vehicle fleets for all sizes of businesses, both local and national, across the whole of Cornwall.


Keeping Cornwall Moving 

Powells is an award winning, professional, family-owned garage which has been keeping Cornwall moving for well over 60 years.  Since 1953 Powells Garage has provided quality used cars, MOT testing, vehicle-specific diagnostics, tyres, exhausts, repairs and modifications as well as now specialising in motorhome servicing, stainless steel exhausts and engine re-mapping. Powells highly trained and experienced team are ready to assist you with any problem including vehicle recovery and transportation.

In 2006 Bosch invited Powells Garage to join their network of premier independent garages. We have been committed to the ethos and quality driven criteria that forms the Bosch Car Service network. With only five hundred, hand picked garages, meeting this strict standard, you know that having this status signifies high standards of Bosch diagnostic equipment, training and access to quality Bosch components, for the repair of motor vehicles.

Our excellent customer service policy means we only carry out work and fit parts that are essential to the well being of your vehicle, and we will always check with you prior to undertaking any work. This has been recognised through our inclusion in the Trading Standards ‘Buy with Confidence’ scheme. Our aim is to have you back on the road with the minimum delay and inconvenience. We can collect or recover your car, loan you a courtesy car or even drive you to work after your drop off.

Powells Garage –  keeping Cornwall moving.

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Stainless Steel Exhausts

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Vehicle owners, including those with mobile homes, are increasingly recognising the benefits of having a custom fitted stainless steel exhaust. A stainless steel exhaust will last for the lifetime of…


New Recovery Vehicle

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Our new recovery truck is ready if you need help – call our recovery hotline on 07875 345039  


Another Satisfied Customer…

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David Merchant said : ‘Awesome – traded in my Colt against a Volvo C30 – have never experienced better customer care – anywhere. A super smooth, zero hassle transaction.’