In fall of 2014, Ben Nielsen made his dreams of business ownership come true by purchasing 10th Street Automotive. Ben has over eighteen years of leadership experience in the automotive and retail service industries with a local automotive company. With a strong work ethic encouraged by his father while growing up on a sawmill and farm in Georgia, Ben has always had a big picture focus and built long-term relationships with his customers, always taking care of each individual’s needs. Ben’s business philosophy centers on the concept that the customer experience is the most important service that can be offered. Ben believes in running a business with the highest level of integrity and thrives at putting the customer first and ensuring their experience is to their satisfaction.
Ben combined his own exceptional staff with many of the previous employees at 10th Street Automotive including the previous owner Bob Kuhn. A true dream team of professionals has been brought together. 10th Street Automotive’s staff is highly professional, experienced, and focused on providing excellent customer service. Our services efficiently meet the needs of ALL makes and models of cars using the most technologically advanced equipment available on the market. Our old fashion customer service is unparalleled to others in the automotive industry by providing complete service from advanced diagnostics to basic maintenance needs on every make and model.
10th Street Automotive is located off Route 7 in Bailey’s Crossroad, convenient to Arlington, Alexandria, and Falls Church. Shuttle services and loaner cars available upon request.
Convenience and Benefits for our Customers
We make things easy for you! From complimentary Nielsen Now pick up and drop off to loaners on-site, it's never been more convenient to service your vehicle.
As one of the only shops in the area to utilize digital inspection technology, we take pride in providing accurate, honest diagnoses, every time.
Ben Nielsen's 10th Street Automotive is located at 518 10th St NE, Washington D.C.
From our family to yours, we guarantee that Ben Nielsen’s 10th Street Automotive holds high standards of honesty and integrity.
The Perks of Going Paperless
We utilize a digital inspection software for your benefit!
- Stay informed of your vehicle's status every step of the way
- We take photos of your vehicle so you can see what we see
- Faster workflow allows our service advisors to focus on YOU
- Future recommendations are easy to understand in terms of urgency
- Communication via text, e-mail, phone, whatever you prefer
- Detailed inspection reports are delivered to your e-mail inbox