CAR-X FDD – Franchise Information, Costs and Fees

Type of Business
The franchised business is a motor vehicle center specializing in the repair and replacement of automotive products and services such as air conditioning, brake systems, maintenance service, muffler and exhaust systems, ride control products, tires, and other automotive products and services that is operated under the Car-X Auto Service and Car-X Tire and Auto brand name. You may purchase a single franchise or an area development franchise.

Corporate Information
Car-X, LLC is a Delaware limited liability company, organized on April 23, 2015 under the name C-X Acquisition, LLC. On May 12, 2015, they changed their name to Car-X, LLC. They do business as Car-X, LLC, Car-X Auto Service, Car-X, Car-X Tire and Auto, Car-X Muffler Shop, Car-X Muffler & Brake and Car-X Tire and Auto Service. Their principal business address is 1375 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 500, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173. Their parent company is Monro, Inc., formerly known as Monro Muffler Brake, Inc., a New York corporation with its principal place of business at 200 Holleder Parkway, Rochester, New York 14615. They have offered Car-X franchises since May 2015.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Car-X franchise is from $287,000 to $463,500. This includes from $30,000 to $35,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or affiliate and an additional $183,000 to $275,000 that may be paid to the franchisor or affiliate. If you purchase an area development franchise you must pay an additional area development fee that will be negotiated based on the number of franchises to be developed and the development schedule, but you will only pay an initial franchise fee of $7,500 for each franchise developed.


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