Our Company - Classic Paint and Body
Classic Paint and Body has been in the same location adjacent to Biltmore Village in Asheville, NC for more than 25 years.
Classic provides Asheville and nearby communities with a complete range of collision repair and custom automotive paint and body work. Located on three acres with over 21,000 square feet of shop space, and serving more than 15,000 Asheville customers since opening our doors over a quarter century ago, Classic is the largest independent body shop in the area.
Owner - Steve Smith
Steve Smith has been with Classic since 1992, first as an expert body technician and painter, later as Shop Manager… and since acquiring ownership of Classic in 2015, as the company’s Owner.
Widely recognized in the industry for many years as one of the best body technicians in the Southeast, Steve has held multiple I-Car and ASE certifications since the 1990s.
In addition to his role as Owner of Classic Paint and Body, Steve personally supervises all work that leaves our shop.
The CLASSIC DIFFERENCE
You have the right, guaranteed in Federal law, to repair your car anywhere you choose. At Classic we appreciate you choosing to bring your car to us. So, we act as your advocate with the insurance company to make sure that the repairs you need are fully covered and your out-of-pocket expense is limited to your deductible.
At Classic you can pay using all major credit cards, or we can finance your deductible and/or self-pay repairs through NAPA EasyPay on 6 months same as cash terms.
At Classic our turnaround times are roughly 25% less than the industry average, and our scheduling times are a fraction of our local competition. Typically, we schedule all cars in within 48 hours.
Safe, Quality Estimates
Our estimates start with the estimate prepared by your insurance company. They are the cheapest. During tear down of the vehicle, hidden damage is usually revealed. Our motto is, Safety First! We do the safest and most thorough repairs in Asheville. And, we work to ensure that all necessary repairs are thoroughly covered by your insurance company.
A Well Oiled Machine
At Classic we rebuild cars. All makes, models, and years. Our guys can and have rebuilt cars from the ground up. We have done it for literally decades. We do it faster and better than our competition. We use Lean manufacturing and production principles developed in concert with our industry partners Akzo-Nobel and CCC Information Systems. Every day we do our best to get better.
Guaranteed for a Lifetime
We guarantee our work for as long as you own the car.
Knowledge and Experience You Can Trust