Dearing Automotive was started as a family business around 1973 and although it is now owned by Juan Santana, it remains family owned & run. Both Juan’s wife and his son work with him in their 2 shops.
Juan Santana has almost 40 years of professional Automotive experience. Although his professional career began at age 19, even before his teens Juan began working on cars and motorcycles with his dad. At age 15 purchased a model year 1944 motorcycle!
Before starting work for Dearing Automotive in 2003, Juan worked for McDavid Acura and Charles Maund Toyota in Austin.
In 2011, Juan became the new owner of Dearing Automotive.
Just recently, in February 2014, Juan opened a second location in Round Rock, Texas.
Juan Santana has lived his life following one principle, “Honesty and Service” and has received numerous awards from the industry including an IST Award from American Honda Motors Company.