Our family has been in the Car Wash business for over 40 years. It started with Leandro Barela opening EZ Way Carwash in 1969. EZ Way was the First coin operated ‘Self Serve’ car wash in Albuquerque operated on the Westside by Leandro and Estella for over 35 years. They had two children that grew up learning the business. Their son Frank Barela Sr helped run the family business with and after his parents could not.
With all this knowledge, Frank Sr opened the First ‘Express Carwash’ in New Mexico. With so many ‘Self Serve’ and ‘Full Serve’ car washes in Albuquerque, Frank Sr realized that the Westside had a market that no one was catering to. Albuquerque and the Westside needed a fresh new way to clean cars and Frank Sr responded. (more…)
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"Name is misleading, Franky is not cranky. These guys do a pre-scrub by hand to ensure those hard to reach places get cleaned. They do this to EVERY vehicle. Also, I lost a very valuable trinket, given to me by my late father, in the vacuum. They actually pulled apart that vacuum, and within 2 hours had that item back in my hands! Great customer service!"Rick Z
"Took my muddy truck through, payed the extra $2 and was worth it. This is the 2nd time coming to this place and from here on out, this is my carwash to go to. Kids loved watching everything. The guys that were working all did a good job at was very helpful and kind."Henrita M
"Best car wash in Albuquerque. We get our vehicle cleaned every time we come to Albuquerque. Our SUV was filthy from our drive from California.... Super clean now. If we lived here, we would most definitely have a monthly membership."Sandra G.
"Best Carwash in Albuquerque hands down. The staff is very friendly. Great experience!"Tom M
"This is the most quality car wash I've ever had. These guys care about what they do and it really shows."John Deo