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Trim Shop

Auto-Trim Systems, the sister company of Capital Seating, specialise not only in car trimming and renovation of car interiors, but also in marine, bus & coach, light aircraft, Motorsport and various other fields. Our skilled technicians can reupholster any vehicle interior and manufacture tailored cut-and-sew products, made specifically to the client's requirements.

Established in 1968, the team have extensive experience in working with world-recognised clientele and executing high-quality ventures, whilst managing the project from conception and design, right through to completion and aftercare.

More information on what Auto-Trim can offer you is detailed below, or you can visit the website directly. Alternatively, you can contact us here:

Tel :(+44) 0116 216 9920
Fax: (+44) 0116 216 9911


Audi R8 Retrim

Vehicle Upholstery

Our technicians have many years of experience in vehicle trimming and upholstery, from classic cars to modern interiors, and also unique concept cars. We have fully staffed cutting, machining and trimming departments to undertake any job from an individual seat repair to a full interior project. Vehicle upholstery areas include:

  • Front & rear seats
  • Headlining
  • Door cards, dashboards and centre consoles
  • Carpets
  • Hoods and tonneau covers

We also specialise in other vehicle interior elements, including:

  • Seat heating kits
  • Lumbar support systems
  • Protective Seat Covers


Steering Wheel Protective Bag


The UK's number one cover maker, our name is synonymous with tailored covers and bags throughout the Motorsport industry, for both cars and ancillary equipment; everything from small bags to full size air freight travel covers, car covers to toolbox covers.

These are all made by our dedicated race department, whom are always using their initiative and expertise in creating the best products to suit the application. Embroidery and screen-printing services also allow for further personalisation and brand promotion.

Product lines include, but not limited to:

  • Car covers
  • Pit lane canopies & travel covers
  • Car bodywork travel bags
  • Garage equipment covers
  • Air & sea freight cage/shack covers
  • Driver equipment covers
  • Insulated & reflective protective covers
  • Hospitality travel bags and protective covers




Aviation & Marine

Our vehicle upholstery service is not restricted to just land - we can be found by air and by sea! Our trim shop also specialise in vehicle interiors for light aircraft and marine vessels, as well as produce vehicle covers and supply specialist seating. Fabrics, leathers and vinyls can all be supplied marine or aviation graded.

  • Wheelhouse interiors
  • Cockpit & fuselage interiors
  • Specialist seating
  • Boat & plane covers & tonneaus
  • Hoods and canopies





Special Projects

Through our wealth of experience and expertise, and our extensive scope of supply built up from over 50 years of business, Auto-Trim Systems and Capital Seating are often involved in special projects for a wide range of clients.

We have been involved with projects including retail design, concept vehicle installations, advertising, media, venue arrangements and lots more. Clientele including Nike, EE, Carlsberg, Jungheinrich, Adidas, Sports Direct, The Grand Tour, and also a large number of Premier Leauge and EFL football clubs.

If you have any need for any form of seating or upholstery requirements, get in touch and we will be happy to assist.