We’re just as proud of the trust we’ve earned from our loyal automotive service customers as we are of the awards and recognition we’ve won from national and local organizations.

CARFAX Top-Rated Shop 2019

Pellman’s Automotive Service averages a rating of 5 on CARFAX.com making them part of an exclusive group of highly-rated service shops and earns them the title of CARFAX Top-Rated Service Shop for 2019!


Motor Age Top Shop

Motor Age Magazine – The Top Shop in the Nation 2013

Each year Motor Age Magazine, a leading automotive magazine, reviews shops from all across the United States. We are proud that after three years in the Top Ten, we were named the Top Shop in the Nation in 2013.  With thousands of great auto repair shops across the country, we are very proud to have been chosen for this prestigious award.


Award Details
This award was given after Motor Age evaluated our experience, training and education, shop operations, supplier relations, marketing, website presence, aftermarket involvement, community activities, technical offerings and appearance of the shop.
Even though we aren’t eligible to receive this award again, we will continue to strive to be our best to uphold this worthy designation.


Here are links to a few of the articles that have been written about our shop:


Boulder County Gold Daily Camera

Boulder County Gold – Daily Camera People’s Choice Award

Voted Best Auto Repair Shop/Service Department Runner Up by the readers of the Daily Camera for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014. In 2017, we were voted Best Auto Repair and Best Oil Change!

Colorado Daily

Colorado Daily – Voted Best Auto Repair – 2012, Best Auto Mechanic 2018, 2019


Top Rated Local®

Top Rated Local® is built upon 5 pillars of the customer experience and is created to empower both businesses and consumers. Capturing the overall customer experience is unlike anything on the market. This is not a review site — it is an experience- and rating-based system.Top Rated

Local® Business in Colorado (#66 in 2018)

Top Rated Local® Business in Colorado, Auto Shops (#6 in 2018)

Of 931 ratings/reviews posted on 6 verified review sites, Pellman’s Automotive Service has an average rating of 4.93 stars. This earns a Rating Score™ of 99.26.



Pellman's Automotive Awards and Recognitions

EnergySmart Business Innovation Award

In 2012 we were awarded the  Boulder County Commissioners EnergySmart Business Award in the Innovation category for “best cutting edge and unique energy efficient technology installed at a business.”



Best of the West

Yellow Scene Magazine Best of the West

Voted Best Auto Repair by Yellow Scene Readers in 2010 & 2012




Environmental Leadership Program (ELP) Gold Partner

The Environmental Leadership Program (ELP) is a voluntary program, within the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), designed to recognize and reward organizations and businesses that demonstrate superior environmental performance and, as a result, consistently operate at a level that goes beyond mere compliance with environmental regulations. We achieved the Silver level in 2013 and the Gold level in 2016.



ASE Blue Seal of Excellence Recognized Business

ASE Blue Seal of Excellence

ASE takes certification one step further by recognizing highly qualified repair facilities through their Blue Seal of Excellence Program. The program’s emphasis is to identify establishments with a large percentage of ASE-certified professionals and a commitment to excellence. It recognizes the businesses striving to be best overall through a commitment to provide certification opportunities and on-going training for their staffs. Pellman’s Automotive has been an ASE Blue Seal shop for as long as the designation has been available.



Pellman's Automotive Auto Repair

CARQUEST Excellence Award

Pellman’s was a two-time nominee for the CARQUEST Excellence Award, finishing in the Top 10 in 2007 (the final year this award was given.) This award recognized independent automobile service businesses that demonstrated excellence in the Automotive Repair Industry. The award was based on such criteria as customer service, training and certifications, community involvement, shop appearance and industry involvement.