CLOSED July 4th and 5th. Happy Independence Day!

Xpress Auto Center is a locally owned automotive shop located at the corner of Poole Road and New Hope Road in Raleigh.

At Xpress Auto Center we pride ourselves on customer service. Our goal is to be honest and make your experience the best it could be. One thing that we pride ourselves on is to not pressure sell any services. We simply perform the services requested and let the customer know about any additional services that they may need in the future.  Email us for a quote or stop by and check us out today!


  731 S. New Hope Road, Raleigh

We also carry other brands such as Castrol, Mobil 1, Rotella, and Liqui Molly. Since stocking levels change daily, please give us a call before your next service if you prefer an oil other than Pennzoil. We can also order and stock any other brand of oil that is preferred.

Full Service Oil Changes

All of our oil changes are full service and include the following:

  • Pennzoil motor oil
  • Checking tire pressure
  • Topping off all fluids that are accessible.
  • A reminder sticker in the window for next service
  • Resetting oil light as applicable
  • We also offer Castrol, Mobil 1, and Liqui Molly at an extra cost.

NC State Inspections

Before registering your vehicle in North Carolina, you must pass a state inspection. Vehicles that are 19 years and newer require an OBD II and safety inspection. Vehicles that are 20 years or older only require a safety inspection. We can also fix minor problems that will prevent a vehicle from passing inspection, such as brake lights and windshield wipers.


All of our oil changes are full service and include 5 quarts of Pennzoil motor oil.

  • Full Service Conventional – $32.95
  • Pennzoil High Mileage (Over 75,000 miles) – $41.95
  • Synthetic Blend – $41.95
  • Full Synthetic – $57.95
  • Diesels – Starts at $64.95
  • Customer’s own oil and filter – $25

We also carry:
Rotella 15W-40 Synthetic Blend Diesel Oil
Rotella 5W-40 FULL Synthetic Diesel Oil
Rotella 10W-30 Synthetic Blend Diesel Oil
Pennzoil Ultra 0W-40 Synthetic – Recommended for SRT
Liqui Moly 5W-40 Synthetic – Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Volkswagen
Mobil 1 Full Synthetic – 0W-40, 5W-30
Castrol Full Synthetic – 0W-20, 5W-20, 5W-30
Castrol Conventional – 5W-20, 5W-30, 20W-50

  • Emission Inspection – $30.00
  • Safety Only Inspection – $13.60


Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed

Get in Touch

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Xpress Auto Center

731 S. New Hope Road,
Raleigh, NC 27610

Meet Us

Kris B. joined Xpress Auto Center in May 2005 as a part time employee while in college. He was promoted to Operations Manager in 2010 after completing a B.A. in psychology from NC State University. Kris has well over a decade of experience in the automotive industry, including dealership training from Leith Toyota in Raleigh. He is a licensed NC safety and OBD II inspector.

Jerry S. has been in the automotive industry since 2007 and joined Xpress Auto Center in March 2011. In addition to being a licensed NC safety and OBD II inspector, he also performs minor mechanic work including brakes, tune-ups, alternators and starters.

Michelle R. has several years of prior customer service experience in a variety of work environments before joining Xpress Auto Center as a cashier in September 2011. She is bilingual with the ability to speak, read and write in English and Spanish.