Drive N Style

Description

Drive N Style is an executive B-B model within the automotive space consisting of one primary customer that includes three revenue streams. The primary customer is a new or used car dealer and the three revenue streams are the installation of interior services, exterior services and restyling services for new and used vehicles.

Background

Year Established: 1985
Year First Franchised: 1985
Franchised Units: 50-100
Actual number of units: 72
Projected New Units (12 months): 18

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


Notes:

States/Countries Registered In: All US States and accepting leads in
Availability in Canada: Masters / Area Developer – No

 

Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $85,000
Minimum Investment: $85,000
Minimum Net Worth: $150,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000


Discounts:

  • Vet Fran

Royalty: Interior Services 10%, Exterior Services 7%, Restyling Services 5%
Ad: Inquire with corporate 
Average # of Employees: 3
Passive Ownership Allowed: Yes
Earnings Claims: Yes


Notes:

Single Units
Cash Investment: $85,000 for single territory; each additional territory is $22,500
Franchise Fee:$30,000 for first territory; each additional territory is $22,50
Discounts: VetFran

VetFran Program Participant: Yes

Passive Ownership Allowed: Possibly on a case-by case basis -Inquire with Corporate

 

Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: Yes
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: No

 

International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: Yes
Developing outside of the U.S.: Canada
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: Yes
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: Yes
Area Development or Master Avail.: No
Cash Investment: Verify with Drive N Style Corporate
Total Investment: Verify with Drive N Style Corporate

 

Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: Yes


Notes:

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes; through third parties

Site Selection Assistance: No need, mobile service

Lease Negotiation Assistance: No need, mobile service

Co-operative Advertising: Yes

Training:

Launch Interior Services first

  • 1 van 1 week in Charlotte, NC
  • Sales & Management Training 2 weeks in your market
  • Technical Training 1 week in your market
  • Sales calls and launch with our staff

Launch Exterior Services within 9 months

  • 1 additional van; same territory 2 weeks in Charlotte, NC
  • Technical Training

Launch Restyling Services within 18 months

  • No additional van required; same territory
  • 1 week in Charlotte, NC for Technical Training

 

Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development

281-342-7474