Larry Gillespie is the owner and operator of Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair, located in Plant City, Florida. This is a highly regarded Auto Repair company in Hillsborough County.

Larry was initially trained by his father and grandfather, and is also an ASE Master Technician.

Some of the services Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair provides include: General automotive repair, along with farm and agriculture equipment repair.

When it comes to providing expert Auto Repair services, nothing takes the place of experience. Larry began working in Auto Repair 30 years ago. Larry’s father and grandfather started Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair in 1953. Larry took over in 2000.

One of Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair’s goals is to provide their Hillsborough County clients with professional, high quality, and reliable services. People often choose Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair because they are a third-generation family owned business, honest, have integrity and pay great attention to detail with competitive prices.

The result, one of the most successful Auto Repair companies in Plant City!  

What do their customers think?

One fan of the company publicly wrote, “Larry and Mike were very helpful in fixing the bearing hub on my trailer-great shop!”

Another fan of the Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair publicly wrote, “Honest repair service. How rare is that?”

Having owner operated experts, like Larry providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Plant City and Hillsborough County, Florida.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Larry Gillespie that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Larry for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need Auto Repair service? Give Gillespie’s Auto Service and Repair an opportunity by visiting them at 4601 W, FL-60, Plant City or by calling them at 813-737-1112 or visit them on the web:

In addition to running a successful Auto Repair business, Larry supports Local Schools and Churches.

So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Larry Gillespie, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Hillsborough County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of Florida and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.


Well done Larry Gillespie!


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