About Us

Welcome to Travelers Rest Auto Repair!

We are a locally owned, full-service auto repair shop conveniently located in downtown Travelers Rest across from Sunrift Adventures and the Swamp Rabbit Trail. We offer quality services at a reasonable price and we guarantee our work. Come by and say, Hello!

Travelers Rest Auto Repair was started in 2014 by two brothers, Robert and Jonathan Stringer. We offer full-service automotive repairs on almost all makes and models. We are privileged to serve the Travelers Rest community.


Meet the Guys



Jon is co-owner of Travelers Rest Auto Repair and a native of Blue Ridge.  He is an ASE Master Certified Tech.

Outside of the shop, Jon is a singer/guitarist for a classic country band. He enjoys spending days on his boat at Lake Jocassee, hiking in the Carolinas, and getting stuck 4-wheel driving.

He is famous in the area for his uncanny resemblance to Burt Reynolds.



Robert is the other brother and co-owner of Travelers Rest Auto Repair. He has a degree in Biology and over 15 years experience in running a business.
When he is not keeping the shop running smoothly, he enjoys cycling and going to music festivals.



Bo is from Hendersonville, NC. He is anASE Certified Tech with years of experience in body work. He brings 13 years of knowledge managing auto parts distributors.
Bo can’t get away from cars in his spare time and is a mustang enthusiast.



Josh is from Travelers Rest and has years of experience in body work and parts management & distribution.
He is undoubtably the Foo Fighters Biggest Fan.
He is usually found greeting customers at the front desk at the shop and is probably the coolest person we know.


Bob is originally from Pittsburgh and has lived in Travelers Rest since the 80’s. (He still roots for the Steelers though.)
Bob brings decades of experience to the shop as a professional automotive technician including ASE Master Tech Certification.


Eric is from Hendersonville, NC  and lives in Saluda, NC. He has 3 children and like many of us here at the shop,  an animal lover.
Eric has over 15 years experience including ASE Master Tech Certification and is a World class European technician as well.