Quality Auto Repair Since 1979

About Us – Campus Automotive

Since 1979, Campus Automotive has been providing top quality auto repair, maintenance and towing services to our wonderful customers in Blacksburg, VA and the surrounding local communities. We are a family owned and operated full-service auto repair shop, and are completely committed to providing friendly, high quality automotive services at fair prices!

We take pride in hiring the most qualified, ASE Certified technicians and utilizing the best automotive technology and diagnostic equipment to service, fix and maintain your vehicle. From oil changes and brake repair, to tire sales and towing services, our friendly staff can handle it all!

Our customers are our main priority, and we go above and beyond to ensure their comfort and satisfaction. All of our auto repairs come with a 3 year/36,000 mile warranty, so you can be confident bringing your vehicle to Campus Automotive. In addition, we offer free Wi-Fi in our waiting area and a free shuttle service to get you where you need to go.

We’ve worked hard to make Campus Automotive the best auto repair shop in Blacksburg, VA! We invite you to stop by our beautiful new auto repair facility and let us help keep your car running at its best for years to come.

We Know You Love Your Car.
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Meet the Owner, Matt McMurray


A native of Blacksburg Virginia and a graduate of Virginia Tech, Matt McMurray is the President and Founder of Campus Automotive Inc. He has more than nine years experience in the auto repair and towing industry, and is a third generation shop owner. Matt’s father, Steve, owned Campus Exxon for more than 30 years. After college Matt spent eight years as manager and eventually Vice President of Campus Exxon. He is a graduate of the Automotive Training Institute’s Shop Re-engineering program and is an Accredited Automotive Manager (AAM) from the Automotive Management Institute. In addition Matt is a level 4/5 Wreckmaster. Matt is married to Jessica, and has two children, Sean and Taylor.

Meet the Team

Johnnie Self
General Manager

Johnnie has been with Campus Automotive, INC. for over three years and currently serves as the General Manager. He has a bachelor’s degree from Bluefield College in organizational management and development. His learning hasn’t stopped there as Johnnie attends numerous training opportunities relating to customer service, leadership, and quality hiring practices all provided through the Automotive Training Institute. Mr. Self is Wreckmaster 4/5 certified in accident recovery. Johnnie’s keys to success are efficiency, integrity, hard work, and personal accountability.

Jessica Walker
Business Manager

Jessica is an amazing asset to Campus Automotive. With her calmness, empathy, and experience, she is truly irreplaceable. In fact, Jessica has over 10 years of experience in bookkeeping, customer service, and sales. Her hobbies included traveling, retail therapy, and Redskins football. Currently, Ms. Lewandowski lives in Pulaski with her fiancé Lorenzo and sons Kellan and Nate. Jessica asks not to hesitate to contact her.

Andy Smith
Service Manager

Andy came to the NRV and attended Virginia Tech in 1995. It didn’t take long for Mr. Smith to fall in love with the area and the people. One person particularly stands out- His wife Heather. The Smiths have two beautiful daughters who absolutely love to play soccer. Andy is ASE certified in service, parts, brakes, engine repair, and steering & suspension. He has been hands-on in the automotive industry for over 15 years. With this knowledge, Andy describes all repairs in vivid detail. With honesty and integrity, Andy is more than capable in taking care of you and your vehicle. Stop in and say hi!