Mobile Mechanic Van

Wrench is a Seattle-based company that provides mobile mechanics upon demand, is looking to take on the auto industry as it is. Now it’s looking like the traditional auto care industry is looking to join the party.

Mobile Auto Repair Mechanics

mobile mechanic Washington DC Wrench reported Wednesday that Bridgestone Americas made a 10 percent minority stake in the company. The amount of the stake in Bridgestone Americas wasn’t made public by the companies. Wrench previously raised funding in the $20 million Series C round in the month of November 2022.

The 90-year-old Japanese firm Bridgestone is the largest tire manufacturer in the world. It established an expanded U.S. presence after it purchased American competitor Firestone in the year 1988. Bridgestone is most well-known for its tires, however it also manufactures other parts and sells bicycles. The company also sponsors sporting occasions. Bridgestone has over 2,200 company-owned service shops.

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