Author Archives: Scott Dickinson

Toxaway Automotive Group Opens in Winder

Toxaway Automotive Group opened its 10th Take 5 Oil Change Center in Winder in October 2023.   This location was formerly GeGe’s Express Lube and Toxaway is proud to continue expanding the strong business built by the Tarver family.   Financing for the acquisition of GeGe’s and conversion of the building was provided by Synovus Bank.

Toxaway Automotive Opens Second Athens Location

Toxaway Automotive continues to grow in Northeast Georgia, opening its second Athens location at Trail Creek Village Shopping Center.   This Kroger-anchored center is located at the intersection of US-29 and Hull Road, conveniently close to Downtown and Athens Technical College.   The store was built by Ecker Construction and financing was provided by Synovus Bank.

Covington Location Opens next to QT

Toxaway Automotive Group opened its 5th store in 2022 and 8th store in the Metro Atlanta area.   Our newest store is located 3216 U.S. 278 N.W. and shares the location with a busy QuikTrip gas station.   Swing by the Chick Fil A next door and get your oil changed before you can finish your meal!  […]

New Take 5 Opens in Grayson

Toxaway Automotive Group continues to grow rapidly, opening its 7th store (4th store in 2022 alone) at 2595 Loganville Highway in Grayson.   This store was built from the ground up and is conveniently located next to a Zips Car Wash.   Caliber 1 built the store and the project was financed by Synovus Bank.   Come see […]

Take 5 Opens in Lawrenceville

Toxaway Automotive Group has opened its 6th store in the Metro Atlanta area.   The Lawrenceville store is located at 812 Buford Drive and shares a building with VIP Car Wash, a 100 foot Express Tunnel car wash.   Caliber 1 Construction handled the construction and financing for the project was provided by The Piedmont Bank.

Sugar Hill Store Opens

Toxaway Automotive Group announces the opening of a new Take 5 Oil Change at 5824 Cumming Highway in Sugar Hill, Georgia!   This ground up build is located next to a successful Dunkin Donuts location and in the main Sugar Hill trade area.   Caliber 1 Construction acted as General Contractor and Synovus Bank provided debt financing […]

Toxaway Automotive Group Grows Again!

Toxaway Automotive Group is pleased to announce the opening of its fourth Take 5 location in Athens, Georgia.   Our brand new store is located at 2015 W. Broad Street, conveniently located between the Downtown/University area and the Alps Road shopping district.   Synovus Bank provided financing for the project.  Look for us to grow again soon […]

Toxaway Automotive Group Adds Third Location

Toxaway Automotive Group is pleased to announce the opening of its third Take Five Oil Change Center.     The newest Center is located at 2544 Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur, Georgia.   Conveniently located just off of Interstate 20, the Center is already providing the Fastest Oil Change on the Planet!   Financing for the Center was […]

Toxaway Automotive Group Adds New Location

On September 24, 2020, Toxaway Automotive Group (“TAG”) acquired the BrakeMasters operation located at 4303 Lavista Road, Tucker, Georgia.  The BrakeMasters operation was immediately shuttered and TAG commenced the process of converting the business to a Take 5 Oil Change Center.  The conversion is expected to take 6-8 weeks and the new Take 5 Oil […]