CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Driven Brands Car Wash North America announced the acquisition of both Fast Trac Car Wash (Smyrna, GA) and Hometown Car Wash (Fayetteville, GA). With these acquisitions, Driven Brands Car Wash grows to 22 locations in the state of Georgia.
“The acquisition of Fast Trac and Hometown Car Wash strengthens Driven Brands’ network in Georgia, which is already quite strong. Both washes are revered local businesses in their communities, and we are excited to welcome them into the Driven Brands family,” said Gabe Mendoza, President of Driven Brands Car Wash North America.
Fast Trac opened in Smyrna in 2008, and has developed a strong reputation for fast, convenient service. “We’ve enjoyed working with Driven Brands and we know that our customers in Smyrna are in good hands,” said owner R. Ready.
Hometown’s first location in Fayetteville, GA opened in 2013. Hometown has since expanded to the Jonesboro and McDonough communities. “We couldn’t have picked a better company to take control of operations at our Fayetteville Hometown location. Driven Brands exhibits excellent customer service, community involvement, and dedication to providing an exceptional wash so it’s nice to know our values will live on with them at the helm,” said owner Jim Reaves.
About Driven Brands Car Wash
Driven Brands Car Wash is the world’s largest local car wash, cleaning more than 40 million cars a year. Driven Brands entered the car wash industry in 2020 with the acquisition of International Car Wash Group. It operates over 900 locations in 14 countries across US, Europe and Australia, with over 200 US venues. The Company was founded in Germany in 1965 under the IMO brand, the name still used at its non-US locations.
Driven Brands Car Wash North America operates under the Car Wash USA Express, Goo-Goo Express Wash, Supersonic Car Wash, The Wash Factory, and Mister B’s brands. It aims to be the partner of choice for employees and all car wash operators potentially interested in joining the Driven Brands Car Wash family.
About Driven Brands
Driven Brands™, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is the parent company of some of North America’s leading automotive service brands including Take 5 Oil Change®, Meineke Car Care Centers®, Automotive Training Institute™, Maaco®, CARSTAR®, ABRA®, Uniban™, 1-800-Radiator & A/C® and PH Vitres d’Autos™. As a result of the ICWG acquisition, Driven Brands has more than 4,000 centers across 15 countries, and combined, all businesses generate over $3 billion in system-wide sales and service over 50 million vehicles annually. For more information, visit drivenbrands.com.