Nothing replaces seeing an automotive system in action. But the opportunity to get this kind of close-up look at new products doesn’t happen as often these days. Enter Joe’s Garage. This real-world shop setup with six service bays provides a platform for exhibiting brands to demo their equipment. Beyond just talking products, this area within Repair Shop HQ lets you:  

  • See equipment demos in a real-world shop setup with lifts and running vehicles, thanks to a source capture vehicle exhaust extraction system
  • Understand how tools can help with shop management and communication
  • Discover digital inspection tools for optimal service
  • Talk capabilities, benefits, and utilization in real-time
  • Get complete under-hood to under-vehicle solutions
  • Receive precise training and ask questions to enhance your competitive advantage

Like any Repair Shop, Joe’s Garage will include exhibits tailored to your front counter staff. Here you will be able to check out the latest:

  • Shop management software
  • Customer relationship management
  • Digital inspection software
  • Website designers
  • Digital signage and menu boards
  • Integrated and text-to-pay solutions

Joe’s Garage

Located on Level 1 of the Sands Expo in the center of Repair Shop HQ.

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Exhibit at Joe’s Garage

Exhibiting Companies

BG Products, Inc.

Live service demonstrations will show just how effective, efficient, and innovative BG cleaning processes are.  BG experts will demonstrate money-saving fuel services with state-of-the art equipment made even more efficient with the patent-pending automated revving tool.  And, witness time-saving coolant exchanges with BG’s signature service machines.  Stop by the discover why automotive professionals chose BG Products 3 to 1 over any other supplier.

Robert Bosch

Demonstrations of its latest advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) calibration equipment.

John Dow Industries/ EuroVent

Vehicle exhaust extraction equipment in use to remove the exhaust fumes from the running vehicles in Joe’s Garage, and fluid handling, LED lights, hose reels and other shop support equipment in place.

Hunter Engineering

Demonstrations of its alignment equipment.


A built out NAPA Auto Care bay with the latest tools and equipment.


Coming soon.


Tekmetric is a fast-growing a fully web-based shop management software (no expensive servers to buy & maintain) with digital vehicle inspections, estimate building, parts ordering, texting, emailing, inventory, and more. We will be showing our full array of features and benefits in a shop-like environment.


Broadly helps local auto shops grow every day through engaging customer experiences. Come visit our booth to get your online business health check and chat about how we help you provide awesome experiences for your customers starting today.

360 Payments

Showing how to make it easier to get paid by your customers. This includes integrations to more than 20 Shop Management Systems, Text to Pay solutions, new technology in hardware (wireless and contactless payment options), and Online payments.

Mitchell 1

Will be showing our full suite of products that have vehicle service professionals covered, whether they want to acquire or retain customers, diagnose and repair vehicles quickly, or efficiently manage daily operations and track shop performance over time.

Challenger Lifts

Coming soon.

Shop Owner Coach

Coming soon.

Floor Plan