After working together since 2009 on Tom's previous one-man-band SMART repair business which grew to be as big as it could get. Tom Lusted & Marvyn Robinson decided to create a new business with the ability to scale easily. 

With complementing skills, it was an exciting concept to create a new business from scratch, with strong foundations that would be successful and scale into a nationwide brand. The Restore Automotive LTD business was established in April 2014.

Restore Automotive is a respected name in the SMART repair industry throughout the Thames Valley, Hampshire and North Surrey areas offering the ultimate convenience in mobile vehicle SMART repairs.

Ahead Of The Game

We’ve always been ahead of the game by design, as we combine modern technology, with traditional values and a first class product to deliver a level of service that’s very difficult to beat!

As an agile, forward thinking brand that grows on a daily basis, we have a real hunger for growth along with our dogged determination to offer the best product and the best service we can.  When you become a Restore Automotive Franchise owner, this means that your business will benefit with every step forward we take.

By becoming a Restore Automotive Franchise owner today, you become part of a successful franchise while securing an enviable income for you and your family, but it doesn’t stop there.  As we continue to grow as a network,  your business receives a huge boost which you will reap the benefit from.

Meet The Management Team

Tom Lusted


Tom has 18 years in the motor trade industry covering all aspects of the vehicle body repair lifecycle. Operating a successful one man Smart Repair business for 10 years with a first class reputation and loyal customer base.

Building on this success Tom co-founded a new product in Restore Automotive Ltd where his experience, operational leadership and dedication to success is a great asset and technical mentor to the business.

When not delivering a first class customer experience to customers, Tom is into outdoor adventure sports, both on land and water.  As well as having a passion for travel and seeing the world, Tom has also ran a couple of half marathons and various tough mudder events raising money for Berkshire MS.

Marvyn Robinson


Marvyn has a professional background in Information Technology and Project Management within large and small businesses, that has nurtured a business acumen for success. With 10 Years in the Online Marketing space, he has generated many thousands of consumer business leads within the vehicle repair and other trade industries.

Marvyn Co-founded Restore Automotive LTD after working with Tom for 8 years, helping to successfully grow his Smart Repair business using innovative marketing and business systems.

When he is not helping the business generate leads and sales Marvyn is an aviation enthusiast, enjoys flying light aircraft and inspiring others by sharing the experience. As well as being a keen Archer, he supports a number of local charities and gains a lot of fulfilment from mentoring young people from difficult backgrounds.

For More Information About This Exciting Opportunity, Contact The Team Today To Schedule A Call!