About Us

About Our Shop & The Team That Runs it

Shawn & Stephanie Welsh Started Welsh Automotive in 2012. Shawn knew at an early age he always wanted to own his own business, his passion for cars and trucks started when his parents got him his first powerwheels. Shawn knew after high school that he wanted to open an automotive repair shop, he knew he needed to build the proper foundation so he went to Automotive Training Center where he graduated with an associates degree in automotive technology. From there his goal was to get as much experience with as many different manufacturers as possible. Shawn has been in the automotive repair industry since 2007 and worked as a technician in many different dealership and private owned shops. Shawn worked at Toyota, Dodge & Chrysler, Chevrolet, & Ford Stephanie graduated from LaSalle University with a bachelors in teaching, where she worked in the public schools of Philadelphia for over 6 years. From there she joined Shawn working at Welsh Automotive.

Shawn & Stephanie were born and raised in Chester County and have three children, Elaina, Nicolette, & Luca.

You Are Our #1 Priority

Welsh Automotive services any make and model that your car may be. Whether your vehicle is an antique or brand new vehicle, we are always happy to service your vehicle. All services and repairs done by Welsh Automotive will not affect your factory warranty, so there’s no need to worry about bringing in your new or used car. Welsh Automotive also has the newest equipment for all of your vehicle needs.

Welsh Automotive was established in August of 2015 in Exton. Since then, Welsh Automotive has strived to create a relationship with our customers to understand how they use their vehicles. This allows us to create a superb plan for servicing and repairing your vehicle that benefits you the most.

Welsh Automotive has a strong team of professional, ASE-certified technicians ready to service your vehicle.

How We’ve Grown Over The Years

In January of 2020 Welsh Automotive expanded and opened a second location- formerly known as Wiley’s Car Care. Wiley’s Car Care had been in business for over 100 years. Steve and Dawn Wiley approached Shawn and Stephanie to take over their legacy of excellence in the automotive repair industry. They shared the same believes that customer care is most important.

Our Exton location is located in conjunction with the Sunoco gas station on the corner of Whitford road and Lancaster Ave. This shop features 3 vehicle bays and 3 vehicle lifts. We offer a free loaner vehicle and WiFi.

Our West Chester location can be found on the corner of tower lane and route 322- just outside the bough of West Chester this location features a large waiting area- with a couch, recliner chair and TV. It includes 9 vehicle lifts. We are prepared for any job big or small.

Our West Chester Location

Our Exton Location

Local Community Involvement

The largest event we host every year is the Welsh Automotive Toy Drive. Each year we collect toys for the children who will be spending the holiday season at CHOP. Both locations have collection boxes for donations. Welsh Automotive matches the amount of toys donated by our generous customers. Every year our toy drive enlarges last year we donated over 600 toys. 

We also sponsor the local Downingtown football & basketball teams during their seasons, and make donations to Saint Agnes Church as well as Saint Simon & Jude Church.