Coombe Workshop

Derived in an airport lounge in Zagreb, Croatia. James and Alex happened upon the same intention, to start an honest; trusted, friendly and skilled vehicle service & repair workshop.

They have teamed up as highly qualified vehicle technicians with near 20 years’ experience in the trade between them.

Alex Booty


With over 8 years experience in the trade Alex has an excellent understanding of modern vehicle service, repair and diagnosis. Always keen to use the latest and most advanced equipment he strives to be at the forefront of the industry.

An interest in performance vehicles and modifications is just as much a hobby as it is his work.

James Lane


From a young age, James has had a passion for cars and has been involved with maintaining and upgrading all types of vehicles. He studied Motorsport Engineering, which lead to a prominent role at a suspension specialist for 7 years. From here, he was able to gain a wealth of knowledge in performance suspension building and set-up, as well as classic and performance car maintenance/repairs. From here, he moved on to a performance car specialist, where he was able to gain a broader scope of knowledge in vehicle tuning.

Along side these, James has been involved in numerous classic vehicle projects, both in his professional and personal life.