Agustin Obregon

Technician/Customer Service

“Gust” studied automotive training for two years at Central Montco Technical High School. The newest member of the German Auto Specialists team, Gust began at apprenticing while he was a student at the Universal Technical Institute and came on board full time after graduating in February 2014. Gust’s specialty is State Safety and Emissions Inspections and customer service. His hobbies include attending concerts and music festivals, playing video games and fishing. He is fluent in Spanish.

We are dedicated to auto repair and to serving you with quality and value.  That's why we are a 2015 top rated auto shop.


Our highly skilled technicians have years of experience. Plus, they love cars and care about yours. For decades we have built loyalty through our quick and friendly service, our honesty, and that special touch we bring to every customer interaction.


Get to know our expert mechanics. They have the tools, skills, and desire to help. Stop by and see why car owners from miles around agree we are the best.



Nick Vanderwende


Nick has been working on cars full time since 2004, when he graduated from the Automotive Training Center with a degree in high performance engines and motorsports. He is versatile on a range of German car models, but his passion is Porsche and therefore his noteworthy specialty. Nick spent seven years in the Porsche Club of America working on track cars.  Prior to becoming the new owner of GAS, Nick spent over a decade honing his skills as a top technician for German automobiles.  Our customers can depend on Nick's efficiency, transparency and communication skills.  Outside of the shop, Nick loves spending time outdoors or on his boat, fishing with first mate Odie.



Shop dog

Odie is a seven-year-old shelter rescue mix. Adopted from the Delco SPCA, Odie enjoys interacting with customers, ripping apart boxes and going to the beach or mountains.

We’re committed to serving you with quality and valuable auto care. Bring your car in today for an inspection and see what our commitment to quality is all about. We may not be related, but you’ll feel like we’re family.

Call us for an appointment: 610-279-8500

Tony Bauman

Shop Foreman

Tony joined German Auto Specialists as a part-time shop assistant in 2001. He’s been a full-time technician since 2006, when he graduated from the Automotive Training Center. In addition to his extensive training on BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi and Volkswagen, Tony is an ASE Master Automotive Technician, a Pennsylvania certified emissions and safety inspector, and an EAGLE Scout. He enjoys hiking, camping, and playing pool as a member of multiple competitive billiards leagues.


​​1215 E. Ridge Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462         Phone:  610-279-8500        E-mail:

Automotive Repair Services in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

German Auto Specialists is

committed to providing

you with the finest service 

and long lasting value for

all your car care needs. 

Our technicians receive factory

training while

employing manufacturer

specific computer testing

equipment and tools.

Your satisfaction is

backed by our

BOSCH Nationwide Warranty

and our 24 month

24,000 mile warranty.