Merlin Complete Auto Care

Merlin complete auto care is a full-service automobile maintenance and repair business. Our shops are typically 6-bays and we aim to solve your vehicle's problems before they happen. Considered the vehicle longevity experts, we are focused on achieving high mileage on all makes and models of automobiles by offering our proprietary Drive for 200,000 program backed by reliable service and warranties.

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Merlin Complete Auto Care

Merlin Complete Auto Care Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022

Background

Merlin complete auto care is part of the Driven Brands family of automotive franchises, the largest in North America with over $7B in yearly revenues. Merlin is a complete auto care repair and maintenance business, offering multiple revenue sources that is in the $141B aftermarket automotive industry, an industry that has positive growth the past 10 years +. We are the vehicle longevity experts and are in a rescission reliant business model. We offer state of the art training with unapparelled opening and operational support. Our business continues to grow and Merlin is expanding throughout the central United States.

Company Details

Established: 1975
First Unit Franchised: 1985
Franchised Units: 24
Company Owned Units: 0 
States Registered In: ALL except for Hawaii
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By Merlin Complete Auto Care

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: No
Cooperative Advertising: No
Training:
We take training seriously at Merlin. We have an extensive 6 week training program. 4 week management training that is virtual and classroom and 2 weeks on the job in an operating shop

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Merlin Complete Auto Care Franchise.

What does a Merlin Complete Auto Care Franchise Cost?

Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Investment: $80,000 - $110,000
Total Investment: $298,000 - $400,000
Minimum Net Worth: $250,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Royalty: 6.9
Ad: 5
Item 19: Yes
Average Number of Employees: 6
Visa Candidates: Yes
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home-Based: No
B2B: No
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: Yes- We offer our veterans a $10,000 discount on our franchise fee.  



Is Merlin Complete Auto Care a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Merlin Complete Auto Care is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Merlin Complete Auto Care a Home Based franchise?

No. Merlin Complete Auto Care is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Merlin Complete Auto Care Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Merlin Complete Auto Care franchisees make. Merlin Complete Auto Care offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Merlin Complete Auto Care a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Merlin Complete Auto Care is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Merlin Complete Auto Care Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Merlin Complete Auto Care Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Merlin Complete Auto Care Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Merlin Complete Auto Care Looking for International franchisees?

No. Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Automotive, Recently Added Franchises

Number of Units Open

20-50 UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Master Franchise

No

Passive Franchise

Yes

Home Based Franchise

No

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

No

International Franchise Opportunities

No

E2 Visa Franchise

Yes

Merlin Complete Auto Care Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Merlin Complete Auto Care franchises for sale. We may have Merlin Complete Auto Care franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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