Richmond, Meet Virginia Tire & Auto!
Virginia Tire & Auto is happy to announce that we are expanding to Virginia’s capital—Richmond! In January 2019, we will be opening our doors in Chesterfield.
Chesterfield County has a rich history when it comes to roadways. In fact, the very first paved road in Virginia was built in Chesterfield County back in 1808. Now, Richmond is home to two annual Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races. We’re thrilled to become a part of the area’s rich automotive history and local charm, and can’t wait to contribute to the Richmond community.
Who We Are
For more than 40 years, we have been Northern Virginia’s first choice for car care. Proudly family owned and operated, we’ve followed our core values—which include being professional, attentive, genuine and forward thinking—from the opening of our first location in Fairfax City to our newest location in Richmond.
At Virginia Tire & Auto, we invest in the best equipment and training for our employees. Over the last year, our employees have completed classroom training sessions that totaled more than 3,800 hours. More than three-quarters of our staff are certified “Tire Experts,” all of our sales associates have finished the Goodyear Performance Tire Specialist classes, and our technicians have over 310 ASE certifications.
Our services fall under three umbrellas: prevention and inspection, tires, and services and repairs.
Prevention and inspection covers:
- oil changes
- pre-purchase car inspections
- scheduled maintenance
- Virginia safety and emissions inspections
When it comes to tires, we’ve got everything you need. We’ll help you with:
- finding the right tires
- tire mounting and wheel balancing
- tire repair and rotation
- valve stem and TPMS services
Our services and repairs include:
- air conditioning and heating
- batteries, bulbs, and electrical
- belts and hoses
- computer diagnostics
- drivetrain services
- engine repair and diagnostics
- exhaust system
- fuel system cleaning and repair
- ignition and starting systems
- mirrors, wipers, and other accessories
- steering and suspension
In addition to honest, high-quality auto service, Virginia Tire & Auto offers better-than-dealership factory-scheduled maintenance, the ability to work on all domestic and foreign makes and models, neighborhood service with a nationwide warranty, thousands of tires from leading brands, and loaner vehicles (free, if service exceeds $200). For customers who just need a quick fix and choose to stick around, we offer free Wi-Fi as well as tea and coffee for your enjoyment.
Virginia Tire & Auto’s History
In 1976, Virginia Tire & Auto’s founder, Myron Boncarosky, decided he wanted to be a business owner after spending a decade at Texaco. What started as one auto shop—the Main Street Shell in Fairfax City—has now expanded to 17 upscale, high-tech tire and repair shops across Virginia.
Today, Myron’s son-in-law, Mike Holmes, and daughter, Julie Holmes, run the family business as CEO and President. From the day that Virginia Tire & Auto was born, we’ve placed our customers and employees before anything else. When you choose to come to Virginia Tire & Auto, we want you to feel like you are a part of our family.
Virginia Tire & Auto’s Richmond Grand Opening
We are so excited to join the Richmond community and welcome you all to our family.
We can’t wait to begin our Richmond adventure!