Press listingMay 20 2024

Crash Champions Expands in Maryland, Acquires Modern Auto Body

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Crash Champions, one of the nation’s fastest-growing founder-led operators of high-quality automotive collision repair centers, today announced the expansion of its Maryland footprint with the successful acquisition of Modern Auto Body in Frederick, Maryland. 

The acquisition officially finalized on May 17 with operations transitioning to Crash Champions, effective immediately. The high-quality repair center is located at 8031 Reichs Ford Road in Frederick, Maryland. 

“This is another proud step for the Crash Champions team as we continue expanding service across the state of Maryland,” said Crash Champions Founder and CEO Matt Ebert. “We’re proud to welcome Modern Auto Body to the Crash Champions network and look forward to serving the Frederick community with trusted high-quality collision repair service.” 

Crash Champions now operates 16 repair centers across Maryland, complementing its overall national network of more than 640 repair centers in 37 states and Washington D.C. Crash Champions backs all work with a written lifetime warranty and is a trusted name among many of the top automotive insurance providers. 

“The Modern Auto Body team has built a proud reputation for exceptional quality and a commitment to personal service for customers across the Frederick community and surrounding counties,” said Dave Hamilton, Owner of Modern Auto Body. “We are incredibly proud to join a reputable and founder-led team like Crash Champions. It was important for us in this process to trust a like-minded team with a passion for quality collision repair service. This move will provide unrivaled benefits to our loyal customers and team members.”  

Automotive collision repair professionals interested in a rewarding career with one of the fastest-growing companies in the industry are encouraged to visit to view current opportunities across Crash Champions. 

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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