Auto Repair in Townsend, DE

Your Trusted Source for Auto Repair Work

Every time you get behind the wheel of your car, you have a purpose. You may be headed to the grocery store, commuting to work, or taking the family on a cross-country vacation. Regardless of your destination, you want to get there efficiently and trouble free. Unfortunately, car trouble can pop up at any time, prompting the need for auto repairs.

For professional auto repairs in the New Castle County area, choose the team you can trust. That team is Fred Drake Automotive, with more than 50 years experience performing auto repairs. We will provide you with expert customer service and knowledgeable auto repairs for any vehicle you drive.

Auto Repairs with The Expert Touch

You can rest easy when you trust your auto repairs to Fred Drake Automotive. Our technicians are ASE Certified, armed with the skills and expertise to address any repairs your vehicle may need. Whether your Toyota needs a coolant temperature sensor replacement, your BMW requires a Check Engine light diagnosis, or your Jeep has a “death wobble”, we will fix the issue correctly.

Reliable repairs require quality parts. We know the aggravation a breakdown can cause, and it’s even more frustrating when it comes from a premature part failure. This is why Fred Drake Automotive always uses OEM and high-quality aftermarket parts and fluids for every auto repair. For your complete satisfaction, we back all our auto repairs with a no-nonsense 2-year/24000-mile warranty.

For trusted auto repairs in Townsend, DE, visit Fred Drake Automotive. Call us today or use our convenient online form to book your visit.

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50th Anniversary!

Fred Drake Automotive, formerly Drake's Body Shop and Fred Drake Salvage was founded by Fred Drake, Sr. of Newark, DE. The body shop was located in Wilmington and specialized in large trucks and fleet services. In 1987, he and his son Fred Drake, Jr. opened Fred Drake Salvage in Middletown, DE. After one year in business, they moved to our current address where we have evolved into a multi-faceted auto repair and auto recycling facility.

2 year/24,000 mile warranty

We offer an unbeatable 2 year/24,000 mile warranty on mechanical repairs, and a lifetime guarantee for all collision repair.

Trust is Key

At Fred Drake Automotive, we have over 40 years experience in the collision industry. Our goal is to make the repair process as simple and smooth as possible for our customers, while providing quality that can't be beat. Free Towing.