Gray & Adams’ founder Jim Gray leaves lasting legacy


Gray & Adams’ founder Jim Gray died peacefully in his sleep on 10 February 2021, aged 86. Gray formed Gray’s Motor Body Works in 1957 after leaving national service, as a car and body repair facility in Fraserburgh, near Aberdeen. In 1960, Gray was joined by Jim Adams and the company became Gray & Adams. The company diversified into bodybuilding – building flatbeds and mobile shops, before developing its first insulated bodies on rigids and trailers. The business developed further […]