Welcome to Automax Tampa Bay, where we pride ourselves on being family owned and operated for over 70 years. With our help, thousands of people have found reliable vehicles in Saint Petersburg and the Tampa Bay Area. We're honored to be one of the oldest, most established dealerships in the region. Automax Tampa Bay has been featured in TV, print, digital and radio spots, and won numerous awards while maintaining good standing with industry leaders like DealerRater, Better Business Bureau, National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA), Florida Independent Automobile Dealers Association (FIADA), Cars.com and AutoTrader.
It all started with one man, George Creel. Now, four generations later, the business is still going strong! Under the careful eye of John Creel, his daughter, Kaylyn, runs every division of the family business. From carefully scouring auctions for the perfect cars, to rigorous inspections, reconditioning, professional detailing, and finally to the point of sale - Kaylyn leads the charge with her skilled team by her side.
We believe that a top-quality car at a great value is just the beginning of an excellent customer experience. At Creel Family, we treat our customers like family - because you are! Our goal is to build lasting relationships with each of you. We get it - buying a car in today's world can be a bit intimidating, but we're here to make it a total breeze.
At Automax Tampa Bay, we do things a little differently. We're not just here to sell cars; we're here to help you succeed and provide guidance along the way. Our inventory of reliable, dependable vehicles will make you and your family confident and proud on the road. Plus, we're the only Buy Here Pay Here Dealership in Pinellas County that lets you own a late-model ride in just two years or less! Let's find the perfect vehicle for you.