Virginia Tire & Auto Opens 15th Store

Jan. 18, 2019

The 15th Virginia Tire & Auto location has opened, and it marks MSS Inc.'s first move into the Richmond area.

The new store is located at 7501 Harpers Green Way. It opened Jan. 16, 2019.

The Harpers Mill location features:

  • 11 bays,
  • state-of-the-art equipment, including Hunter Engineering Inc.'s Revolution Tire Changer and Road Force Balancer,
  • extended hours,
  • friendly, knowledgeable ASE-certified technicians,
  • free Wi-Fi, in a clean and comfortable waiting area,
  • loaner car service,
  • dedicated customer shuttle, and
  • kids play area.

Gary Spencer is manager of the new store. “Virginia Tire & Auto is looking forward to serving the Harpers Mill community, offering the newest in automotive technologies with incomparable customer care."

Virginia Tire & Auto plans to grow more. The company is led by Mike Holmes, CEO, and his wife Julie Holmes, president. (Modern Tire Dealer profiled the company in our October 2018 edition.)

Julie Holmes says, “As we expand further into Virginia, we continue to deliver the exceptional customer service and matchless experience my father began in 1976. We are honored and humbled that for 40 years our customers have relied on our commitment to car care service at all of our locations.”

Virginia Tire & Auto was tied for the No. 84 spot on the Modern Tire Dealer 100 in 2018.

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