Louisville, KY, July 1, 2018—Car Keys Express is announcing acquisition of Louisville-based automotive reconditioning company Complete Auto Reconditioning Services (CARS). The acquisition will expand Car Keys Express’s new line of business, Car Care Express, which offers mobile vehicle reconditioning service to businesses and consumers.
Mark Lanwehr, Founder and CEO of Car Keys Express: “We’re already the industry leader in key replacement, serving thousands of clients across the country every day. These clients also need cosmetic reconditioning services, so adding these to our offering is a natural progression for us. We’re committed to being the preferred vendor in the reconditioning industry, and CARS is a leader in the Louisville market. Their expertise, combined with our proven ability to scale will dramatically accelerate Car Care Express’s growth in the coming year.”
All members of the CARS team join Car Care Express, including CARS founder, Jason Watt, who will provide leadership as Director of Reconditioning Services. “We’re really excited to join Car Keys Express,” Watt said. “Their business ethics and core value of putting people first align with our company culture. Together, we’ll be able to provide our customers with a robust suite of services.”
Car Care Express complements Car Keys Express’s suite of services and positions the company to be a single-vendor solution for vehicle reconditioning. Services include paintless dent repair; paint touch up; headlight restoration; and repairs to wheels, windshields, and interiors. With competitive pricing and the convenience of a mobile solution, Car Care Express provides a cost-effective, convenient, mobile alternative to traditional reconditioning solutions.
More information is available at CarCareExpress.com.
About Car Care Express
Car Care Express is a division of Car Keys Express, an independently owned automotive technology company. Car Keys Express specializes in the design, manufacture, and distribution of automotive keys, remotes, and related technologies and is the world's only manufacturer of aftermarket versions of modern car keys, like remote keys and smart keys. In 2016 and 2017, Inc. Magazine honored Car Keys Express with its Inc. 5000 award, which recognizes America’s fastest-growing private companies. Car Keys Express was also named 2017 Business of the Year by Business First, which acknowledges industry-leaders in growth, innovation, and philanthropy. To learn more, visit www.CarCareExpress.com.