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Drive N Style

Drive N Style: Revving Up Your Entrepreneurial EngineDrive […]

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Franchise Details

Year Established: 1985
Category Locations: Mobile
Available Ownership Type: Executive,Owner Operator,Semi-Absentee
Corporate HQ City: Charlotte
Corporate HQ State: North Carolina
Investment Range: $50,000 - $100,000
Canada Franchising: Yes
Latin America Franchising: Yes
India Franchising: Yes
Franchise Fee: $45,000
Royalty Percentage: 75%
Veteran Discount: Yes
E2/EB5 Visas: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: Yes

Background

Drive N Style: Revving Up Your Entrepreneurial EngineDrive N Style isn't your average car wash. This franchise specializes in mobile auto detailing and reconditioning, bringing expert shine and style directly to customers wherever they are. Whether it's dealerships, body shops, rental agencies, or individual car owners, Drive N Style caters to a diverse clientele in need of professional vehicle beautification.Low Investment, High Potential: Unlike many franchises, Drive N Style boasts a surprisingly accessible entry point. With initial investment costs ranging from $75,810 to $88,070, the financial barrier is significantly lower than some brick-and-mortar businesses. Since you operate primarily from a mobile van, you avoid high rental fees and other overhead expenses associated with traditional storefronts. This lean operational model keeps costs down and opens the door to potential profitability sooner.Expertise on Wheels: But low cost doesn't translate to low quality. Drive N Style prioritizes top-notch service and customer satisfaction. Franchisees benefit from comprehensive training in advanced detailing techniques, ensuring they deliver spotless interiors, gleaming exteriors, and meticulous paintwork enhancements. Additionally, you gain access to a proven operating system, marketing support, and ongoing guidance from experienced professionals. Drive N Style invests in your success, equipping you with the tools and knowledge needed to thrive in the mobile auto care industry.

Support & Training offered by Drive N Style

Drive N Style Franchisee Support and Training: A Comprehensive OverviewDrive N Style's comprehensive support and training program equips franchisees with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to successfully launch and operate their mobile auto reconditioning business. Here's a breakdown of what you can expect:Pre-Opening:Initial Consultation: Discuss your goals and territory with a dedicated representative.Site Selection Assistance: Gain expert advice on finding the right location for your mobile operations.Financing Assistance: Access guidance on securing funding for your franchise.Training:6-Week Comprehensive Program:1 Week On-Site Introduction: Get familiar with the local market and concept with a Director of Operations.3-Week Intensive Training in Charlotte, NC:Technical Training: Master the techniques for interior and exterior car detailing, paint touch-up, and more.Management Training: Learn business basics, marketing strategies, customer service skills, and financial management.Sales Training: Develop effective sales presentations and tactics to secure partnerships with dealerships and other clients.1 Week with a High-Performing Franchisee: Gain firsthand experience and insight from a successful franchise owner.Ongoing Training and Retraining: Drive N Style continuously offers online and in-person training programs to keep franchisees updated on industry trends, new technologies, and best practices.Ongoing Support:Mentor Program: Get paired with a seasoned franchisee who provides guidance and support throughout your journey.National Accounts Program: Benefit from pre-established relationships with major dealerships and rental car companies.Marketing and Sales Materials: Utilize customizable marketing materials and presentations to attract new clients.Online Inventory Ordering System: Streamline your ordering process for supplies and equipment.24/7 Support: Access dedicated support personnel to answer your questions and address any concerns.Annual Franchisee Convention: Network with other franchisees, share best practices, and learn from industry experts.

Additional Information

Category Location Mobile
Number of Units Open
Investment Range $85,000 - $98,000
Master Franchise false
Home based franchise YES
Item 19 Franchise YES
Veteran Discount YES
Franchise Opportunities in Canada YES
International Franchise Opportunities
E2/EB5 Visa Franchise YES
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