GAC Automotive Center - Building

Auto Repair Shop in Portsmouth, VA

Count on our family to take care of all things automotive for you and yours. GAC Automotive is a full-service auto repair shop in Portsmouth, VA. Rely on us for a full range of auto repair services that include mechanical repairs, collision damage, and painting. We even sell parts for cars, emergency response vehicles, and snow removal equipment, as well as quality used cars.

Frank P. Eates Sr. - Headshot

“Frank P. Eates Sr. June 7, 1932 - October 1, 2014”

Our family business is in its third generation of operation. Our grandfather an Italian Immigrant moved from Italy to the New York when he was just a child and started the family’s first auto shop later he moved to Portsmouth Virginia and opened a shop. Our father and his brother took over the business, and now its run by the third generation of sons, were GAC Automotive Center has more than 74 years of experience in its current location. We were taught to treat our customers like family, which is why our business has been so successful for so many years.

We include members of the military in our family and give them the treatment they deserve for the service and sacrifices they’ve made for our country. We have deep respect for the Navy personnel in our community. Call on us when you need car repairs, auto painting, or custom bodywork, with the confidence that you can trust our family. We accept insurance from all companies.

Full Range of Automotive Repairs

Bring your car into our shop for routine maintenance, as well as repairs. We provide a whole host of essential services, so you do not have to go to another garage for the work your car, truck, or SUV requires. Rely on our experienced mechanics for:

Collision Repair
Body Shop
Custom Body Work
Mechanical Repairs

Engine Repair

Frame  Repair

Computer Diagnostics
Auto Painting

Custom Painting
Frame Repair
Mechanical Repair
Complete Restorations
Rotisserie Available for Frame-Off Restoration

Used Car & Auto Parts for Sale

Over the years, we have expanded our family business to provide you with more essential services. Find a full line of automotive accessories and parts for cars and trucks. We also sell equipment for emergency response vehicles. We even offer used cars and trucks for sale. For a complete array of auto services and parts, do business with our family for quality service and affordable prices.