Press listingApril 8 2024

Crash Champions Acquires Oregon MSO Premier Auto Body

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 Crash Champions, the fastest-growing founder-led operator of high-quality automotive collision repair centers in the U.S., today announced the successful acquisition of Oregon-based Premier Auto Body and its three locations. 

Premier Auto Body serves the communities of Bend and Redmond, Oregon, with certified collision repair service and will transition operations to Crash Champions effective immediately. 

“This is a continuation of our steady, strategic growth plan and represents yet another quality addition to the Crash Champions team,” said Crash Champions Founder and CEO Matt Ebert. “We’re proud to bring the Crash Champions brand to Bend and Redmond and look forward to continuing the legacy of high-quality service that these communities have come to expect from Premier Auto Body.”

With the acquisition, Crash Champions doubles its Oregon footprint, while expanding its nationwide lineup of high-quality collision repair centers to 630 locations across 37 states. 

“For more than two decades, the Premier Auto Body team has been proud to serve the Redmond and Bend communities with reliable collision repair service,” said Troy Lindquist, owner of Premier Auto Body. “Matt Ebert and his team at Crash Champions have earned a reputation as a premier MSO with an unparalleled focus on delivering a best-in-class experience to customers and business partners. It speaks volumes that they are investing in our team, and we look forward to joining the Crash Champions network.”

Crash Champions backs its work with 25 years of experience and a lifetime warranty on every repair. The organization is also a longtime trusted name with many of the top automotive insurance providers, delivering a seamless repair and claim experience. 

For more information and to locate a repair center, visit and watch Crash Champions’ 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. 

For more information about Crash Champions, visit and watch the company’s story here.

Collision repair companies interested in selling their business are encouraged to visit to learn more.

About Crash Champions

Crash Champions is a leading independent collision repair company operating ~570 state-of-the-art centers across 35 states and Washington, D.C. Founded in 1999 as a single shop outside Chicago by industry veteran and entrepreneur Matt Ebert, today Crash Champions is one of the fastest-growing and largest founder-led and operated collision repair MSOs in America. For more information, visit

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