BRISTOW, Va. (Sept. 6, 2016) — Virginia Tire & Auto opened its newest retail location, in Bristow, recently with racing legend Mario Andretti on hand to help promote the event.
Mr. Andretti, who also is a spokesperson for the Firestone brand, met with fans and signed autographs during the five-hour grand opening celebration Aug. 25.
The 10,000-sq.-ft. facility in Bristow features 11 service bays and offers extended hours as well as free WiFi, a kids' play area, shuttle service and loaner cars.
Store manager Ben Wilson leads a team of 20 employees, including ASE-certified technicians. It is Virgina Tire's 13th location.
Based in Fairfax, Va., Virginia Tire & Auto is celebrating 40 years in operation. For more information, including locations, visit vatire.com.
All of the photos from the grand opening event appearing in the Tire Business gallery were taken by Jim Folliard/Gearshift.TV. They are used with permission.