Honest-1 Auto Care Franchise

Auto repairs

Honest-1 is the only national full-service auto repair and maintenance franchise chain that is 100 percent ESA Certified Eco-Friendly Auto Care. Honest-1 executes numerous eco-friendly actions companywide, including strict recycling of auto materials, pollution prevention, resource conservation and trademarked services such as ECO TuneUp and ECO Oil Change. In addition to its high standards to be environmentally responsible, Honest-1 is committed to all-around quality customer service unprecedented in the auto repair and maintenance industry. Each Honest-1 staff member and technician is thoroughly trained to meet company-set standards, which are designed to make the maintenance process less intimidating for non-auto enthusiasts while providing upfront, honest service. With 22 locations throughout the U.S., Honest-1 centers are family-friendly, and are characterized by clean and upscale waiting areas, Internet cafes, children's play areas, comfortable chairs and couches, HDTV and complimentary beverage stations. Honest-1 plans to open 10 more locations nationwide in the next year. For more information and to inquire about available franchise opportunities, visit www.honest-1.com. Honest-1 Auto is growing rapidly and has an opportunity for you.

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How much does it cost to open a Honest-1 Auto Care Franchise?

The investment required to open a Honest-1 Auto Care Franchise is between $206,650-$659,150. There is an initial franchise fee of $45,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Honest-1 Auto Care name.

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    25% of franchise fee at the time of renewal

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When did the first Honest-1 Auto Care open? 2003
When did Honest-1 Auto Care start Franchising? 2003
Expense In-House Third Party
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Accounts Receivable N/A Yes
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On-The-Job Training: 4 weeks
Classroom Training: 3 weeks
Additional Training: Ongoing training


There is a three week training program, coupled with frequent webinars, an annual convention, a proprietary line of fluid products at discounted costs to Zees, and field support through corporate staff, Region Developers, and vendors.
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Social media
Website development
Email marketing
Loyalty program/app

The owner will spend 50% of their time in the center, 50% networking, marketing and developing fleet accounts. Average number of employees to run a location is 8-10; 1-2 Managers, 4 Technicians and the owner. Hiring assistance is provided.

Business Experience:

An automotive background is helpful but not required. Solid business acumen is required with marketing aptitude as well as the ability to motivate a staff and supervise day to day operations.

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Honest-1 Auto Care Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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Honest-1 Auto Care

Honest-1 Auto Care

7430 E. Butherus Dr., #A
Scotsdale, AZ


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