Issue 29pulse

Shiny New Prime Shine Car Wash Opens in Patterson

By Ashley Stinson

In 1991, Prime Shine opened its very first location on McHenry Avenue in Modesto. Now, 26 years later, the company is opening the doors on its 18th location.

Prime Shine is a small business success story, rising up to become California’s largest independently-owned, express-exterior car wash in less than thirty years. The service offered by Prime Shine was like nothing anywhere else in the state, and Central Valley residents loved it.

What began as a singular car wash has expanded into a valley-wide chain providing hundreds of thousands of customers with fast, reliable service from friendly and accommodating staff members. The company’s president and CEO, Evan Porges, is hopeful of even more expansion, and the company is poised to have 20 locations by 2020. No other independent express-exterior car wash in the state can boast growth like that.

The new location is the first in Patterson, and ensures that even more Californians are closer to top-notch, quality service at reasonable prices. Like Prime Shine’s many other locations, the new car wash will offer an efficient automatic wash with all of the available upgrades anyone could hope for to keep their car looking good as new, including wax, tire shine, and all-weather protection. Another of Prime Shine’s signature amenities is free access to vacuums to keep the inside of your vehicle looking just as good as the outside.

Prime Shine is committed to ensuring that customers in the central valley never have to drive too far to get their car a deep clean with no hassle.

They offer a service which is faster than do-it-yourself washes, but doesn’t break the bank like expensive full-service businesses.

Founders Norm and Evan Porges have made it their mission to spread their affordable, fast, and exemplary service throughout the Central Valley, and with another location planned for Los Banos there’s no sign that their expansion will be slowing down anytime soon.

With this new location, Patterson residents will doubtlessly be glad to be able take advantage of the fast, quality service that Prime Shine is famous for without having to drive to Turlock or Modesto. Instead, they can pop down to their new local Prime Shine location and drive their car out in three minutes, clean as a whistle. The state of the art express exterior wash will make sure that your car is left absolutely gleaming in no time at all.

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