Carvana (NYSE: CVNA), a leading eCommerce platform for buying used cars, opened its newest vehicle inspection and perfection center today. Located in the Phoenix suburb of Tolleson, Ariz., Carvana’s newest facility joins counterparts in the Atlanta, Dallas and Philadelphia metro areas. At these centers, Carvana inspects, perfects, photographs and stores the company’s 7,000-vehicle inventory; the newest center increases the number of cars and speed of delivery to customers as market expansions continue westward.
The Tolleson facility is 179,000 square feet and will employ 100+ people, spanning inspection, annotation, full paint facilities, mechanical repair and patented 360-degree vehicle photography. Each line is supervised by a Master ASE-Certified auto technician who ensures that every vehicle listed on Carvana.com passes the company’s rigorous 150-point inspection and comes Carvana Certified.
“Our goal has always been to bring Carvana to as many people across the U.S. as we can,” said Ernie Garcia, founder and CEO of Carvana. “Our Phoenix inspection and perfection center brings us closer to that goal, upping our production to address increasing consumer demand, while creating jobs in our hometown.”
By visiting Carvana.com customers can search through Carvana’s inventory of 7,000 vehicles, purchase, finance and trade-in an old car completely online in as little as 10 minutes. All vehicles in Carvana’s inventory come with a seven-day, money-back guarantee and can be delivered to your driveway as soon as the next day in 37 markets, or picked up at one of Carvana’s fully automated, coin-operated Car Vending Machines, located in Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin (Texas), Nashville (Tenn.) or Raleigh (N.C.).
Carvana’s 37 free, as-soon-as-next-day vehicle delivery markets include: Atlanta, Augusta (Ga.), Austin (Texas), Baltimore, Birmingham (Ala.), Charlotte (N.C.), Chattanooga (Tenn.), Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbia (S.C.), Columbus (Ohio), Dallas, Detroit, Greenville (S.C.), Hampton Roads (Va.), Houston, Indianapolis, Jacksonville (Fla.), Knoxville (Tenn.), Los Angeles, Louisville (Ky.), Macon (Ga.), Memphis (Tenn.), Miami, Nashville (Tenn.), Oklahoma City, Orlando (Fla.), Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Raleigh (N.C.), Richmond (Va.), San Antonio, St. Louis, Tampa (Fla.), and Washington D.C.
About Carvana (NYSE: CVNA)
Founded in 2012 and based in Phoenix, Carvana’s (NYSE: CVNA) mission is to change the way people buy cars. By removing the traditional dealership infrastructure and replacing it with technology and exceptional customer service, Carvana offers consumers an intuitive and convenient online automotive retail platform, with a fully transactional website that enables consumers to quickly and easily buy a car online, including finding their preferred vehicle, qualifying for financing, completing the purchase and loan with signed contracts, and receiving delivery or pickup of the vehicle from one of Carvana’s proprietary automated Car Vending Machines.