MOT Washington

An established MOT testing station in the Washington area, Penshaw Car Centre is a community based repair and servicing garage that has been in testing vehicles since 1986. Based on Station Road just 300 metres away from Washington Highway, our reliable and professional MOT servicing in Washington is second to none.

With fully equipped workshops capable of working with all manner of vehicles, including all makes and models of cars, Penshaw Car Centre is ideally suited as a one stop shop for vehicular repairs and servicing. Our qualified and experienced mechanics take care of all aspects of the MOT process, keeping your car on the road with a minimum of expense and inconvenience.

Community based Garage

Penshaw Car Centre has carried out MOTs in Washington for over 30 years and the reputation we’ve earned throughout the North East reflects our high standards and rigorous attention to detail when it comes to MOT testing. We regularly serve motorists from the following areas:

  • Chester-Le-Street
  • Gateshead
  • Washington
  • Sunderland

Our garage (MOT testing station VTS-29651) is fully accredited and we’ve been approved both by the Ministry of Transport and the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency.

Competitively Priced MOTs Washington

Penshaw Car Centre operates our MOTs in Washington six days a week, with quality control central to our service – we ensure not only that your vehicle is capable of passing government regulations, but also that it is safe and suitable to drive on UK roads. Furthermore, our MOTs are can be booked at a time that suits you best and for a highly competitive cost.


  • Motorbikes and Scooters: From £29
  • Cars and Light Vans: From £40

As well as being fully computerised, our mechanics use up to date tools and techniques to ensure that any MOT in Washington that we carry out takes no longer than it needs to. As such, car owners can remain with us for the duration of the test, or alternatively they are welcome to leave the vehicle with us and return once their MOT is complete.

Fully equipped for on-site repairs

For vehicles that have failed an MOT in Washington, Penshaw Car Centre is fully equipped and stocked up to implement any necessary repairs or improvements to get the vehicle up to standard. We also offer a free re-test irrespective of whether our garage has repaired the vehicle or not.