Nevada’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: The Auto Hospital

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that The Auto Hospital is a two-time 2019 award winner in Nevada!

When you need auto service you can rely on in Reno, there’s no better shop to turn to than The Auto Hospital.

The Auto Hospital has received more than 100 reviews on six verified sites with an average rating of 4.79 stars, earning them a marvelous Rating Score™ of 97.92 and two 2019 Top Rated Local awards for being ranked among the top 100 businesses and the top 10 auto shops in all of Nevada!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“The Auto Hospital definitely earns five stars. For auto-tuning and diagnostics, Troy, Cody and their team are Super Stars. They did a perfect job on both of my car’s carburetor and electronics. Troy and the team have the knowledge and experience to make things perfect. I highly recommend them for any and all automotive work. Thanks, you guys!”

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We wanted to learn more about this two-time award winner and how they managed to build such an impressive online reputation, so we took a few minutes to talk with Troy Zimmerman, The Auto Hospital’s founder and Head Technician/Physician.

The first thing we wanted to know was what makes The Auto Hospital a one-of-a-kind auto shop in Nevada. Troy pointed to the fact that they are a small shop that provides their customers with personalized, one-on-one service.

We also asked Troy what their mission is at The Auto Hospital and how they work to make the world a better place. Troy shared with us that their goal is to recommend repairs while always putting forth every effort to ensure that their clients are informed.

Building Success Through Longevity

Troy attributes The Auto Hospital’s strong online reputation to the fact that they’ve been serving their community out of the same location for 26 years.

Outside of building a powerful online reputation, The Auto Hospital has gotten their name out there through Yelp, Google, flyers and mailers.

Every business owner wants to build the kind of online reputation The Auto Hospital has. When we asked Troy what advice he has for those business owners, he said:

“Stay consistent. Work hard. Stay original.”


Congratulations to the team at The Auto Hospital for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and thank you so much, Troy, for taking the time to speak with us!

We highly recommend The Auto Hospital in Reno. Visit their website today!

Nevada’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Sunset Auto Imports Service

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Sunset Auto Imports Service is an award winner for auto shops in 2019!

If you are looking for an auto shop that will put your needs first, look no further than this award-winning company!

Sunset Auto Imports Service has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across five different verified sites with an average rating of 4.88 stars, earning them a terrific Rating Score™ of 98.82 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking not only as the number one auto shop in Nevada, but as one of the top 25 businesses in the state overall!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“I was given a recommendation to Sunset Auto by someone who’s [been going]there a long time. I was not disappointed. They do quick and efficient work and will let you know if something else needs to be done but they don’t oversell. Both my mom and I will be taking our cars back again when they need to go. Thanks guys!” -Trish C.

It is because of stellar reviews like this that Sunset Auto Imports Service is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about how Sunset Auto Imports Service has been able to build such an incredible reputation, so we sat down with the owner, Mike.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Sunset Auto Imports Service stand apart from their competitors. In Mike’s words, “I think it’s our happy customers, happy co-workers, very low turnover rate, and the fact that we treat people with respect.

When asked about the Sunset Auto Imports Service mission, Mike said, “We just want to help out our customers and neighbors.”

Building Success By Putting The Customer First

According to Mike, the secret to Sunset Auto Imports Service’s success is “counting profits by happy customers, not by cents.” When it comes to growing the business, Mike told us it’s all word of mouth.

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as phenomenal a reputation as Sunset Auto Imports Service has managed to. We asked if Mike could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“Let go and trust your employees.”


Congratulations to Sunset Auto Imports Service for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Mike for taking the time to speak with us! Check out their website here!

Maryland’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Murray’s Auto Clinic

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Murray’s Auto Clinic is a 2019 award winner for auto shops in Maryland!

Rest easy knowing your vehicle is in good hands by relying on the experts at Murray’s Auto Clinic in Silver Spring.

Murray’s Auto Clinic has received hundreds of reviews with an average rating of 4.91 stars, earning them a tremendous Rating Score™ of 97.05 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking among the top 10 auto shops in all of Maryland!

Here’s just one of the many five-star reviews that got them there:

“I’ve been going to Murray’s for over 20 years. They are so helpful, reliable and trustworthy. I depend on Murray’s and am grateful for their excellent service!!” – Bella P.

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We wanted to learn what makes this award-winning business tick, so we took a few minutes to talk with Murray, the owner of Murray’s Auto Clinic.

To kick off our conversation, we asked Murray about what makes Murray’s Auto Clinic unique compared to the many other auto shops in Maryland. Murray told us that make it a point to be very informative about their service because Murray and his team want their customers to know exactly what they are doing. Murray added:

“We have locally owned and operated since 1982, and we have a shuttle service to the metro and back!”

Murray went on to tell us that Murray’s Auto Clinic’s mission is to make their customers’ vehicles safe and reliable, and if mistakes are made, the mechanic will always address it

Building Success Through Honesty and Quality Service

Murray credits Murray’s Auto Clinic’s strong online reputation to their commitment to always being honest and providing quality service for their customers. Murray told us that their customers review exactly what they pay for and that their services come with a warranty and trust.

Murray also makes it a point to respond to every review.

Outside of building a powerful online reputation, Murray’s Auto Clinic has grown through their Facebook page.


Congratulations to Murray’s Auto Clinic for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and thank you so much, Murray, for taking the time to speak with us!

We highly recommend Murray’s Auto Clinic in Lincoln. Visit their website today!

South Dakota’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Roy’s Auto Body

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Roy’s Auto Body is a two-time award winner in 2019.

If you are looking for a reliable auto shop that is committed to ensuring an easy and pleasant customer experience with top quality repairs, look no further than this award-winning company!

Roy’s Auto Body has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across four different verified sites with an average rating of 4.83 stars, earning them an impressive Rating Score™ of 96.33 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking as one of the top 75 businesses and one of the top three auto shops in South Dakota!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“[They offered] excellent customer service from start to finish. The work was reasonably priced… the work was done well, and they even washed my car. [Their] customer service is top notch. [I] wouldn’t go anywhere else!” – M.S.

It is because of excellent reviews like this that Roy’s Auto Body is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about Roy’s Auto Body and how they have gotten where they are today, so we sat down with the Manager, Chris McLaws.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Roy’s Auto Body stand apart from their competitors. Chris said that Roy’s takes great care of their employees, which is important because they work with a very team-based system. They work together to do their best to make sure that all of their customers have a great experience.

Building Success By Offering Outstanding Customer Service

Roy’s Auto Body has been in business for 27 years, and Chris says they have word of mouth to thank for their success. He said that they appreciate all the great comments and reviews the customers have left about their business.

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as impressive a reputation as Roy’s Auto Body has managed to. We asked if Chris could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“Just do a good job for your customers. Always make the customer experience awesome.”


Congratulations to Roy’s Auto Body for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Chris for taking the time to speak with us!

Georgia’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service is an award winner for auto shops in 2019.

If you are looking for an auto shop that will provide incredible quality, look no further than this award-winning company!

Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across four different verified sites with an average rating of 4.95 stars, earning them an impressive Rating Score™ of 97.50 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking as one of the top 10 auto shops in Georgia!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“I can’t say enough good about the owner and the business he runs. He’s in it for the long-hall and has amazing customer service. If you want someone you can trust with your vehicle and someone who’s not trying to make a quick buck, then go to Davo Jr. Automotive. He’s fixed my Toyota van and Lexus sedan in the past and has done an amazing job fixing the cars, and just as important, he’s great with communication and is dependable. I’ll keep recommending and using him for all automotive needs.” – D.M.

It is because of excellent reviews like this that Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service and how they have gotten where they are today, so we sat down with the owner, Miguel Davo Jr..

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service stand apart from their competitors. To start, they are a one-stop-shop that can cover towing as well as repairs. They offer a 12k-mile warranty on their services and stand behind the quality of service they provide. Miguel says that they believe in doing what needs to be done and in going the extra mile to ensure quality.

Building Success by Providing Excellent Service

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as impressive a reputation as Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service has managed to. We asked if Miguel could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“Build your business organically. Provide good service.”


Congratulations to Davo Jr. Automotive 24/7 Wrecker Service for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Miguel for taking the time to speak with us!

Nebraska’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Auto Specialists Inc

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Auto Specialists Inc is an award winner for auto shops in 2019.

If you are looking for a reliable auto shop that will get you and your vehicle safely back on the road, look no further than this award-winning company!

Auto Specialists Inc has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across four different verified sites with an average rating of 4.78 stars, earning them an impressive Rating Score™ of 95.75 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking as one of the top 10 auto shops in Nebraska!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“I have never had a better experience anywhere else. Randy is a great business owner and that is reflected by the quality of work done at his shop. I will never take my vehicles for service anywhere else.” – A.D.

It is because of excellent reviews like this that Auto Specialists Inc is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about how Auto Specialists Inc has been able to build such an impressive reputation, so we sat down with the Manager, Randy Jackson.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Auto Specialists Inc stand apart from their competitors. Randy said that he loves to have a personal connection and relationship with his customers, and wants to fix peoples’ cars right so he knows they are safe. The team at Auto Specialists clearly love what they are doing; some of their employees have been with them for 30 years! Randy humbly told us that he understands how fortunate they are and that the relationships they’ve built over the years are something that he truly cherishes.

Building Success By Doing the Right Thing

Auto Specialists Inc has managed to grow every year they have been in business, so we were shocked to hear that all of their growth has been thanks to word of mouth. Randy said that he has never even had to ask for a review. He said:

“We are a simple company.”

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as impressive a reputation as Auto Specialists Inc has managed to. We asked if Randy could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“All businesses need to have a goal in mind; strive to be your best and do the right thing. You have to have morals and ethics, if you cut corners in this industry, people could die. Do the right thing by people.”


Congratulations to Auto Specialists Inc for celebrating 30 years in business, for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Randy for taking the time to speak with us!

Delaware’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Harvey Road Automotive

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Harvey Road Automotive is a 2019 award winner for auto shops in Delaware!

For reliable, professional auto repair in Wilmington, there’s no better company to entrust your vehicle to than Harvey Road Automotive.

Harvey Road Automotive has received dozens of reviews with an average rating of 4.92 stars, earning them a stupendous Rating Score™ of 95.21 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking among the top 10 auto shops in all of Delaware!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“I just moved to the Wilmington area and needed a new mechanic. I looked on Google and found that Harvey Road Automotive had some great reviews. I called one evening, described my issue, made an appointment for the next day and was in and out right away. This place is old-school, friendly and trustworthy. They seem to really care about doing good work at fair prices.” – Billy B.

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We wanted to learn all about Harvey Road Automotive and its impressive online reputation, so we took a few minutes to talk with the President, Joe Scanlon.

The first question we had for Joe was what is it that sets Harvey Road Automotive apart from their competition in Delaware. Here’s Joe’s response:

“We are more personal with our customers. We don’t run them in and out. We have techs who have been with us for more than 30 years, so a lot of our customers are on a first-name basis with our techs. We don’t try to oversell the work; we prioritize the work.”

We also wanted to know what their mission is at Harvey Road Automotive and how they work to make the world a better place. Here’s what Joe had to say:

“We are your friendly neighborhood garage that can handle all your automotive maintenance and service needs.”

Building Success by Providing Personal Service

Joe attributes Harvey Road Automotive’s strong online reputation to their commitment to providing personal service for their customers, and their approximately 40 years of business doesn’t hurt, either.

Outside of building a powerful online reputation, Harvey Road Automotive has gotten their name out there through referrals. Joe told us that they get so many referrals that they haven’t had a need to market the business.

There are so many business owners out there looking to build the kind of online reputation Harvey Road Automotive has. Here’s Joe’s expert advice for them:

“Keep it honest.”


Congratulations to the team at Harvey Road Automotive for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and thank you so much, Joe, for taking the time to speak with us!

We highly recommend Harvey Road Automotive in Wilmington. Visit their website today!

Delaware’s Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: J- Tune Performance

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that J- Tune Performance is an award winner for auto shops in 2019!

If you are looking for an auto shop that will get you up and running while providing excellent service, look no further than this award-winning company!

J- Tune Performance has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across three different verified sites with an average rating of 4.87 stars, earning them a terrific Rating Score™ of 94.66 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking among the top 10 auto shops in Delaware!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“BEST tuner in town! They handle all imports; [they] even have a Subie dude on staff. [I] love this shop and could not recommend this place more. Trust and dedication go a long way in the mechanic field, and I truly trust this company.” -Trey Y.

It is because of awesome reviews like this that J- Tune Performance is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about how J- Tune Performance has been able to build such an exemplary reputation, so we sat down with the owner, Hok Cheng.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes J- Tune Performance stand apart from their competitors. Hok Cheng told us, “We cater to the high-performance vehicles and have the skills to understand how to improve the performance of specialty cars.”

When asked about the J-Tune Performance mission, Hok Cheng said, “We help make cars more powerful and help people get the most out of them.” This kind of dedication to their work has made it so this award-winning business is able to run mostly off of social media and word of mouth.

Building Success Through Individualized Service

Of course, we were particularly interested in knowing the J- Tune Performance secret to success. “We keep it honest and tailor to customer needs,” Hok Cheng said.

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as remarkable a reputation as J- Tune Performance has managed to. We asked if Hok Cheng could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“Do the right thing, and your time will shine.”


Congratulations to J- Tune Performance for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Hok Cheng for taking the time to speak with us! Check out their website here!

Arkansas’ Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Posey’s Service

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Posey’s Service is an award winner for auto shops in 2019.

If you are looking for an auto shop that will provide incredible customer service, look no further than this award-winning company!

Posey’s Service has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across five different verified sites with an average rating of 4.69 stars, earning them an impressive Rating Score™ of 96.85 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking as one of the top 10 auto shops in Arkansas!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“This place is my new go-to for auto repair! It is the cleanest auto repair shop I have ever been to. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Oh, and they did a great job on my car for a great price.” – D.E.

It is because of excellent reviews like this that Posey’s Service is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shop

We were excited to learn all about how Posey’s Service has been able to build such an impressive reputation, so we sat down with the owner, Justin Posey.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Posey’s Service stand apart from their competitors. Justin told us that he is proud of his crew, and one of the biggest ways they are able to stand out is because of them. Justin said:

“We feel we have some of the best technicians around. We couldn’t be more pleased with the crew we have! It’s our 31st year, and things just seem to keep getting better and better for us.”

Justin also attributes their success to the way they are able to stay ahead of the curve by keeping up with the latest technology.

“We never know what’s coming up, so we try to stay ready for anything!”

Building Success Through Customer Satisfaction

Outside of building a strong online reputation, Posey’s Service has managed to grow their business by advertising with CarFax. Whenever they get a review, CarFax is notified, and they send out a message to make sure the customer was satisfied. This service also ties into their Google searches. Other than that, they are focused on getting more referrals and organic growth.

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as impressive a reputation as Posey’s Service has managed to. We asked if Justin could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what he had to say:

“[My father] taught me that you always take care of the customer. They’re the number one reason you’re in business. As long as a business doesn’t forget that, they’ll be unstoppable!”


Congratulations to Posey’s Service for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Justin for taking the time to speak with us!

Arkansas’ Top Rated Local® Auto Shops Award Winner: Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc – Van Buren

Top Rated Local® is pleased to announce that Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc – Van Buren is an award winner for auto shops in 2019.

If you are looking for an auto shop that will provide excellent service, look no further than this award-winning company!

Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc – Van Buren has received many overwhelmingly positive reviews across three different verified sites with an average rating of 4.91 stars, earning them an impressive Rating Score™ of 95.10 and a 2019 Top Rated Local award for ranking as one of the top 10 auto shops in Arkansas!

Here’s just one of their many five-star reviews:

“Shout out to Jim Grizzle Tire Co. Inc. in Van Buren. These guys are the best. They take care of all my vehicles for me. They are prompt, efficient, friendly, and experts in their field. Shannon always gets me in, gets the job done, and calls me almost before I get back to the office [to say] that my vehicle is ready! I recommend them without reservation to anyone in need of a reputable place for tires or vehicle maintenance.” – J.F.

It is because of excellent reviews like this that Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren is now able to call themselves a Top Rated Local award winner!

Not Your Average Auto Shops

We were excited to learn all about how Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren has been able to build such an impressive reputation, so we sat down with the Secretary-Treasurer, Laura Grizzle.

The first thing we wanted to know was what it is that makes Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren stand apart from their competitors. Laura told us that they are people serving people. Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren is a family-oriented business that has been open since 1963. She said that they try hard to do their best and stay honest.

Building Success Through Honesty

There are many businesses out there that are looking to build as impressive a reputation as Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren has managed to. We asked if Laura could share any expert advice with these companies. Here’s what she had to say:

“Be honest with people.”


Congratulations to Jim Grizzle Tire Co, Inc- Van Buren for being a 2019 Top Rated Local award winner, and special thanks to Laura for taking the time to speak with us!