Automotive Specialist, a.k.a AutoSpec, is dedicated to returning the trust originally instilled by the family mechanic through honest, ethical and thorough workmanship.

We serve our customers in Georgetown, Round Rock, and the greater Austin metro.

The Problem

You are tired of blindly opening your wallet every time your vehicle needs service. You just want the parts fixed that are broken. You would like the service manager to speak in language you can understand.

The Promise

To bring honesty and mutual respect back to the automotive repair industry. Give us a chance with your car, truck or SUV and we promise you’ll walk away satisfied.

We are:

  • Official Aircheck Repair Facility
  • ASE Certified® Technicians
  • BG Products Inc.&reg Power Flush
  • Official State Inspection Facility

John Long — Owner

John Long started his career in the Automotive Repair Industry by attending the Automotive Program at Round Rock High School.  He is a 1989 graduate of the prestigious Wyoming Technical School with an Associate’s Degree in Automotive Science. He currently is an ASE Certified Master Technician in Engine Repair, Automatic Trans/Transaxle, Manual Drive Train and Axles, Suspension and Steering, Brakes, Electrical/Electrical Systems, Heating and Air Conditioning and Engine Performance. Having worked at Roger Beasley North, Christian Brothers Automotive and Premier Mazda in Georgetown, John has over 20 years of professional experience with virtually every make and model in existence.  His dream of owning his own shop was realized in 2003 with the opening of the Round Rock Shop and then again in 2008 with the opening of his second location in Georgetown.

John’s Quote “I know nothing and I can prove it”

Jeana Long — Owner

Jeana & John have been married 21 years with 3 children. She has been involved in the automotive industry for 25 years. They have worked together at several dealerships in Central Texas and continue living their dream of owning/running an honest, ethical repair shop. Jeana began her automotive experience working for Covert Buick, Isuzu, & Saturn of Austin where she started on the switchboard then went on to learn service, title and finance.  Went to work for Roger Beasley Mazda as administrative assistant until she took maternity leave.   Jeana handles the customer service, marketing, advertising, social networking and charities for our shops.  We have since started Auto-Spec Used Car Sales and we are currently buying & selling used cars.

Dennis Hedges — CFO

Dennis is John Long’s Father in Law.  He retired from IBM in 1997 and went to work in the pro shop at Berry Creek Country Club in Georgetown, mostly for the free golf. With over 18 years of management and finance experience.
Dennis’s Quote:  “See you tomorrow if the Lord’s willing and the creek don’t rise”