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Crash Champions Continues Rapid California Growth, Acquires Crocketts Premier Auto Body

January 24, 2023
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January 24, 2023 — Crash Champions, one of the nation’s fastest-growing high-quality collision repair service providers, and the largest founder-led multi-shop operator (MSO) in the industry, today announced the company has finalized the acquisition of Crocketts Premier Auto Body in Pinole, California.

The high-quality collision repair center is located at 900 San Pablo Ave., featuring a 12,500-square-foot production facility serving customers and business partners in the East Bay area. Crocketts has built an impressive reputation since first opening its doors for business in 1979.

“We are proud to continue the growth of Crash Champions across the state of California and this particular acquisition adds another high-quality collision repair center to our team,” said Matt Ebert, founder and CEO of Crash Champions. “We have been impressed Crocketts Premier Auto Body for quite some time and to welcome them to the Crash Champions team is a big win for us, and for our growing service to the Bay area. Crocketts has built an esteemed reputation in the community and it will be our duty and promise to carry that forward with the backing and resources of the Crash Champions organization.”

The Crocketts Premier Auto Body team and repair center boasts I-CAR Gold Class recognition, which stands as the leading safety and training standard in the collision repair industry.

Crash Champions has quickly grown its network of high-quality repair centers across California. Today, the company proudly provides motorists and business partners a leading lineup of more than 100 locations across the state, complementing a nationwide lineup of more than 600 repair centers in 36 states and Washington D.C.

Crash Champions repair centers provide customers with a written lifetime warranty on all repair work valid at any of its locations nationwide.

For more information and to locate a local repair center, visit and watch the organization’s story here. Independent collision repair centers and owners interested in joining the Crash Champions team are encouraged to visit to learn more about the process and opportunities available.

About Crash Champions
Crash Champions is the largest founder-led multi-shop operator (MSO) of high-quality collision repair service in the U.S., serving customers and business partners at more than 600 state-of-the-art repair centers in 36 states across the U.S. The company was founded in 1999 as a single Chicago repair center by industry veteran and 2022 MSO Executive of the Year, Matt Ebert. For more information, and to locate a local repair center, visit

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