GAC AUTOMOTIVE CENTER

 

 

BODY SHOP

COLLISION CENTER

MECHANICAL REPAIRS

AUTO GLASS

USED CARS & TRUCKS
BRAKES,ENGINE,COMPUTER DIAGNOSTICS
CUSTOM PAINTING

CAR RESTORATION 

2100 Portsmouth Blvd.

Portsmouth VA.23704

757-393-4021

      About Us

Our Grandfather Peter Eates an Italian Immigrant came to this Country as a child. Later

grew up and opened an Auto Repair Shop in Brooklyn,New York City,Kings,NY.  

Then eventually moved to Portsmouth Virginia were he opened a Auto Repair Shop in the early 1940s.

Later the sons of Peter Eates Sr. Frank P. Eates Sr. & Louis J Eates

worked together for many years were later the Brothers, Frank Eates Jr. and Peter Eates Sr. and their wives Sandra B. Eates &

 Deanna L. Eates all work together and are the third generation
of GAC Automotive Center were the family and their employees have been
performing expert body & mechanic repairs including restorations, since 1940s,
 the Eates family has been providing local businesses and customers with our expert
Automotive experience. We provide many types of services. Frank has over 42 years’
experience & Pete with over 32 years. We also have employees that have been with
us for over to 38 years & most over 5 years, and Frank Eates Sr., second generation,
who left us with his love for treating customers like family knowledge and experience .
Peter Eates with his son Frank P, Eates Sr
In loving memory of our Mother
08/09/2011
Thanks MOM for all the wonderful years
The Eates Family would like
to express our appreciation
to Bobby Mathews for
over 37 years of dedication,
knowledge, and experience with us
GAC AUTOMOTIVE CENTER & the Eates Family have always opened their doors
 to Police and Fire Departments  for anything they needed such as Training
 for Firefighters to work with large vehicles for entrapment’s as in these
 pictures were multiple cities trained for more than a week in our yard.
  Using vehicles supplied by GAC Automotive Center at no cost.
Terry Meinhard
Billy Tholander
Billy Linville