Evans Tire opens 17th store in San Diego

June 7, 2011

Evans Tire & Service Center Inc. based in Carlsbad, Calif., has opened a new location in the Gaslamp District of downtown San Diego. To kick off sales at the chain’s 17th store, Evans offered a special buy two, get two free sale on all tires in stock.

Evans Tire’s new branch hosted a successful grand opening event recently that included two special appearances by Chris Boyer from local radio station, and Pirelli and Falken spokes models. Other highlights of the day included free pizza, prize giveaways including free oil change vouchers, gas cards, family four-pack vouchers to Jacks Legoland Day and U2 concert tickets.

The event also included the “Evans’ Ultimate Grand Prize” of four free oil changes, a $500 Evans Tire gift certificate and a three-year alignment service.

Evans Tire is a family-run business started in 1976. With 17 retail locations, it is the 67th largest tire store chain in North America, according to the Modern Tire Dealer 100.

It offers a wide variety of tires and also offers services such as alignments, brakes, shocks and struts, oil changes, TPMS service and engine repair and maintenance.

The company’s Web site is www.evanstire.com.