Slipway Autos & Practical Car Rental

Garage services & self-drive car hire in Fort William

Welcome

Established in 1990 we have been providing garage services to the Lochaber area. In 1997 we expanded to incorporate car, van & minibus hire after becoming a franchise holder for Practical Rental.
Please see our wide range of services below or contact our friendly and knowledgeable staff by phone, email or our contact form with any enquiries.
Terraclean Now Available - as seen on Wheeler Dealers!
We are proud to announce that we can now offer the Terraclean system for both petrol and diesel engines, with a special introductory offer of £84 (inc. VAT) for engine sizes up to 2 L.

If you haven’t heard of it before Terraclean is the highly advanced engine decarbonising system from Canada, which cleans your engine and delivers the following benefits:

  • Increase MPG - motor journalist Quentin Wilson reported a 14% improvement in MPG after testing Terraclean.
  • Restore performance - bring your car back to it’s original performance levels.
  • Reduce emissions - Terraclean removes most deposits from your engine improving combustion and reducing exhaust emissions.

Terraclean is not just for cars, we can use the Terraclean system on vans, trucks, boats, diggers, tractors etc. Contact us for a quote!

Car & Van Hire

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Vehicle Sales

If our current selection of vehicles doesn't have quite what you are looking for please tell us.

We will try and find your ideal car from our various sources in the motor trade.

Garage Services

  • MOT testing & repairs - Classes IV, V & VII
  • All mechanical repairs
  • Computer diagnostics
  • Clutch replacement
  • Brakes & exhausts
  • Air con servicing
  • Wheel alignment
  • Body work repairs
and many more...

Local Information

Visiting the highlands for a holiday? We highly recommend the Visit Fort William website but we have also put together our own wee section on travel and accommodation in the Lochaber area.