Meet Our Team

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Our Services

  • General Maintenance & Repair
  • Brakes
  • Transmission
  • Suspension
Rusty Berger
Owner/Manager
WHO ARE YOU? Dad, Husband, Leader of the “Grumpy Tribe” WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG RIGHT NOW? “Shot in the Dark” WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? NASCAR, Cars, Old Cars WHEN DID YOU DECIDE TO BE AN AUTO TECHNICIAN? Very young, started with bicycles. Built a V8 Vega Conversion at 15 years old. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CAR? 70 Chevelle or 72-78 Trans Am WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I absolutely love little kids!
 
Mike Sheridan
Service Manager
WHO ARE YOU? Charismatic Family Man and Animal Lover WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG RIGHT NOW? “No Masters” by Bad Wolves WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? Racing, woodwork, off-roading, drawing, being the best Dad in the world WHEN DID YOU DECIDE TO BE AN AUTO TECHNICIAN? From a very young age, I was encouraged to be very hands-on and started in racing when I was 6. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CAR? 1954 Chevrolet BelAir WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I have a black belt in Isshinryu Karate and was an altar boy at church.
 
Tim Thrower
ASE Certified Master Technician
WHO ARE YOU? Family man, outdoor enthusiast. WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? I spend as much time as I can on the ocean. WHEN DID YOU DECIDE TO BE AN AUTO TECHNICIAN? I was raised in the family business. WHAT WOULD YOU BE IF YOU WEREN’T AN AUTO TECH? I would be a fisherman. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CAR? 1969 GTO Judge WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I have an OUPV Captain’s license.
 
Matt Bowker
Auto Technician
WHO ARE YOU? Just an average guy working hard for my family. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG RIGHT NOW? Anything by Johnny Cash or old-school country. WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? Model trains, anything with an engine, remodeling at home. WHEN DID YOU DECIDE TO BE AN AUTO TECHNICIAN? I’ve been working on engines and cars my whole life, learned from my father who is also an auto tech. WHAT WOULD YOU BE IF YOU WEREN’T AN AUTO TECH? A civil engineer. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CAR? Metallic forest green 1969 RS/SS Camaro, black vinyl top and black stripes. WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I like to farm and own farm animals. I also like to build houses.
 
Dylan Newton
Auto Technician
WHO ARE YOU? I’m 22 years old and have lived between Charlotte and Kannapolis my whole life. I like classic cars and own a 1968 F100. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG RIGHT NOW? “We Don’t Grow Tobacco” by Old Crow Medicine Show WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES? Working on old cars, going to car shows, playing disc golf. WHEN DID YOU DECIDE TO BE AN AUTO TECHNICIAN? I bought and fixed up a 1976 Camaro when I was 13. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CAR? 1968 Cadillac DeVille WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? Even though I may look like it, I’m not a hippie.

Why Choose Almar Auto Repair?

  • Rapid, Accurate Diagnosis & Repair
  • Quality Workmanship, Fair Prices
  • Highly Qualified Technicians
  • Customer Care
  • Conveniently Located
  • Commitment to Our Service-Oriented Code of Ethics