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At Auto Assets we have been maintaining and modifying imported and European cars since 1990.  Come visit our 10,000 sq ft collector and performance car showroom and service facility in Powell Ohio.  We offer parts sales, state of the art equipment, excellent customer service, and have returned to our roots in rare, unique and hard to find automobile sales.  All of the staff at Auto Assets have a passion for Porsche, Audi,Volkswagen, BMW and Volvo that is unparalleled.  We service all makes and models and our technicians have been factory trained to service your Saab, VW, Volvo, Mercedes Benz, BMW, Porsche,or Audi to exacting specification.

From regular and preventative maintenance services, pre-purchase Inspections, mechanical restorations or track preparation.  We will share what service “by enthusiast, for enthusiasts” can mean when formulating a vision for your car.

We’ve enjoyed steady growth and business development since opening in 1990. The independent automobile repair business is very competitive and we have had the privilege of serving many of our customers since opening our doors in 1990 in a very tough and competitive industry.  Our customer base continues to refer new clients that are their friends, co-workers and family.

What makes Auto Assets one of the best kept secrets in central Ohio?

What is the secret to our success?

We think that is the best part of our business……Everyone at Auto Assets cares.  We care about you. We care about your car. We care about your experience with our company and hope you will refer customers to us because of the way you were treated.  Auto Assets is independently owned and operated.  If you want to talk to the boss, he’s here daily making sure you get the best possible customer service.  You are dealing with the owner, not some faceless automotive holding company.  We will bend over backwards to make sure you are satisfied.  You can expect to be treated with honesty, respect and kindness at all times.  If you have a concern or aren’t completely blown away by your experience with us, want to hear from you.

Auto Assets is known for its unsurpassed customer service. We provide competitive pricing and the highest level of quality and workmanship.  Residents from all parts of Central Ohio come to us for all of their automotive needs. “They know they can trust us and we have a good relationship with everyone around here,” Chip – the owner of Auto Assets says. “Most of our business comes from ‘word of mouth,’ so quality and service are very important to us.”

Our Technicians

Gary is our Porsche expert and has been working on the Porsche and Volkswagen brands for more than 40 years… though he has experience in all areas of auto repair.  He is a master engine and transmission builder with a specialty in solving fuel injection issues of all kinds.  Gary is factory trained in Porsche and Volkswagen brands and has rebuilt many air cooled engines in his days at Auto Assets.  Gary is also quite interested in predicting the weather….  just ask him.


Mikhail is comes to us with years of experience on European cars.  Mikhail has extensive experience with BMW, Mercedes Benz and Jaguar.  He has a Jaguar that he works of in his spare time.  His creative approach often saves our customers countless dollars and hours.  Mikhail has also broadened our culinary palette with the introduction of the “Breakfast Pizza” from Pasquale’s Pizza & Pasta House.

Jason has extensive European brand experience as well as track support experience. We are proud of Jason’s service in the US Navy – Thank you for your service Jason!  Jason has set up many track cars and has built a handful of Spec Miata club racers.  Jason is our resident Mezger Motor coolant pipe project where we weld a number pipes and fittings.  During each of these large services – he has identified other items needing service “while we were in there”.  Jason collects old VW’s and has worked on old MG, Triumph, Austin’s and more.


Hoop comes to us from a smaller central Ohio shop.  Originally from North Carolina, Hoop went west and spent some time at a Washington State Porsche centric tuner and track prep shop.  He has two dogs, enjoys the outdoors, home brewing and hiking with his girlfriend Kari.


Tim is our resident wheel, tire and alignment specialist.  Tim has worked in a family wheel and tire shop for most of his adult years.  He is in his first year with Auto Assets and has already 1) Gotten Married  2)  Purchased 2 cars from Auto Assets and 3) Purchased his first home!!!  Tim is busy cross training on the variety of services we perform at Auto Assets.  Welcome to the team Tim.

We are very happy to have a great group of talented individuals helping us out at Auto Assets.


Our Facility

We are very proud of our facility and invite our customers to stop in and check out our current inventory, accessories or just hang out to see what exciting projects are under way this week.


We feature fine car care products, scale models, previously experienced wheels and tires, and a comfortable waiting area.

Vehicle Sales

We buy and sell cars with an emphasis on rare, special, and collector imports and classics.

Nathan is on our Showroom Sales staff.  He has a wealth of euro knowledge and tremendous enthusiasm and euro car interest.  Look for him in the showroom the next time you are in.

Rich helps us on a part time basis.


Service Department

At Auto Assets, we are proud of our investment in our tools and machinery.  We have :

  • A State of the Art John Bean Lazer Alignment Machine
  • Ross-Tech VAG Com Volkswagen Audi Scan Tool
  • Durametric Porsche Scan Tool
  • Hunter TC350 Touchless Tire Mounting Machine
  • Longacre Chassis Corner Weighing Scales
  • Landa Water Based Hot Tank Parts Clean
  • System One Petroleum Based Recyling Parts Cleaner
  • Snap On MIG Welder

Come on in for a tour.  We think you will be blown away by our facility and staff.

Need to Schedule Service?

Give us a call at 614-793-1050


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