AutoQual is North America’s #1 mobile provider of vehicle cleaning, restoration, protection, reconditioning and maintenance services to new and used car dealers. AutoQual’s service helps car dealers sell more used vehicles, allowing them to sell their vehicles more quickly and for more profit. AutoQual uses a proprietary process to restore the vehicles carpeting, leather, vinyl, and cloth upholstery. The carpet is protected with a trade marked plastic mask and a special floor mat custom printed with the dealer’s logo. The service also includes repairs of rips, burns and stains for all areas of the interior. Finally, the vehicles are refreshed each week until they are sold. AutoQual offers a customized solution for maximizing the car dealer’s penetrations, revenues and grosses. This is a very simple business model that boasts a minimal initial investment, low overhead, low inventory requirements, high margins, quick ramp up and repeat business.
Used car sales outperform new car sales 2 to 1. More than 75% of all used vehicles sold at dealerships require some form of interior or exterior vehicle restoration – the average age of a vehicle in the U.S. today is 9.6 years old (opportunity).