Carstar Expands In The Gta With The Opening Of Carstar Milton And Carstar Newmarket

LC Group of CARSTAR Collision Centres opens their newest CARSTAR locations.

Hamilton, ON – February 17, 2012 – CARSTAR Automotive Canada Inc. is proud to announce the addition of two new Ontario locations: CARSTAR Milton Service Centre located at 1245 Steeles Avenue East in Milton and CARSTAR Newmarket located at 180 Deerfield Road in Newmarket.

The LC Group of CARSTAR Collision Centres includes partners Ian Ladd and Peter Chavez and managing partners, Robin Juns and Tony Taj, all of whom have been in business with CARSTAR for over ten years. Their passion for quality repairs and unsurpassed customer service shows in their dedication to the CARSTAR network.

CARSTAR Milton Service Centre runs within the service drive-through at Milton Toyota with vehicle repairs taking place just minutes away at the LC Groups’ CARSTAR Mississauga 401 location. Milton Toyota is owned and operated by the Gorman Family and is a part of the Gorrud’s Auto Group. This family run business, which also includes Milton Hyundai and Gorrud’s Auto Sales, has serviced Milton’s driving public since 1960.

“We are excited to offer our appraisal and collision repair services to new customers in the Milton area,” says Robin. “This CARSTAR location enables people living in the Milton area to access the benefits of our state-of-the-art CARSTAR Mississauga 401 location.” In addition to co-owing the location, Robin Juns will be managing CARSTAR Milton Service Centre.

CARSTAR Newmarket is operated by Tony Taj and is equipped with a variety of specialty equipment to help customers receive the best automotive repair services. Formerly Steve’s Auto Body, a well-established business run by Steve and Rose Sewell, CARSTAR Newmarket will employ Lean processes and best practice operating procedures developed by The LC Group with support from their Employees and Partners BASF, 3M and CARSTAR.

“We look forward to running this business as a well-presented, high quality enterprise that Steve and Rose began over 40 years ago,” says Tony. “Our ultimate goal for CARSTAR Newmarket is to provide a best in class, consistent customer service experience for the driving public and to deliver the best KPIs for our Insurance Partners.”

CARSTAR congratulates the LC Group on their newest store openings.

About CARSTAR Collision Repair Centres CARSTAR is the largest and fastest growing automotive repair franchise network with over 400 locations in North America. Founded in Hamilton, Ontario, in 1995, CARSTAR Automotive Canada Inc. has grown from eight to over 160 locations throughout 10 provinces. Within Canada, CARSTAR repairs approximately 100,000 vehicles per year with the highest rate of customer satisfaction. Visit www.carstar.ca for details.For more information, please contact:

Zach Brull
Regional Director – Ontario
CARSTAR Automotive Canada Inc.
416-358-2142
zbrull@carstar.ca