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[October 09, 2019] Celebrates 30th Year Anniversary Humble Beginnings to Auto Parts Powerhouse

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- today announced their 30th year anniversary. This milestone is a major achievement for, a San Diego business that evolved from a friendly Memorial Day BBQ wager on "who could build the most successful business by Labor Day" to a $50M, 120 employee-strong national retailer of automotive replacement parts. celebrates 30 year anniversary

In 1989, John Pierre-Gilbertz started what would become in his small one-bedroom apartment rebuilding steering racks for European cars. The company grew steadily over the years with the biggest inflection point happening with the advent of the internet and the launching of which disrupted the industry by allowing onsumers direct access to purchase automotive replacement parts online.

"Back in 2001, was literally educating new online consumers on how to use Year, Make and Model dropdown selectors to find the correct part for their car. Today, we continue to lead the industry in Part Catalog accuracy, in Value by purchasing a large part like a Steering Rack or Turbocharger direct thereby eliminating distribution mark-up and in Service and Delivery speeds," Renee Thomas Jacobs, CEO of's mission is "to make it easy to Buy Auto Parts." They provide an easy online shopping experience, so customers can find the correct part for their vehicle at unbeatable prices by eliminate dealer or retailer markups.

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About A worldwide auto parts distributor, headquartered in San Diego, alifornia. specializes in replacement auto parts at affordable prices, free shipping and knowledgeable sales and customer service staff.

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