German Excellence

4150 Forsyth Rd.,
Winter Park, FL 32792 US
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Dealer level Mercedes-Benz repair and Mercedes-Benz service in Winter Park, FL.

Come visit us at Aloma and Forsyth in Winter Park. 407-678-6789

German Excellence specializes in providing quality automotive services for your Porsche, BMW, Mercedes, Mini and Audi. Formerly known as Zotz Garage, German Excellence has been in business servicing Mercedes-Benz and other fine German Automobiles for over 40 years. Owned and operated by Don Northrop, German Excellence's #1 goal is to keep your vehicle performing as it was engineered to perform. In October of 2005, Don Northrop purchased Zotz Garage in Winter Park from long-time owner Ron Zitza. Don worked for Zotz Garage for nearly 14 years and when the opportunity of becoming the owner presented itself, Don had the chance to fulfill a lifelong ambition.

At German Excellence, we focus our energy and efforts on diagnosing and servicing Mercedes, Porsche, BMW, Volkswagen, Audi, and Mini cars. German Excellence is a certified service center for Bosch and has been servicing German cars from old to new for many years.

Mercedes-Benz service and repair for: Winter Park, Orlando, Casselberry, Sanford, Winter Springs, Longwood, Maitland, Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Oviedo, Kissimmee and Winter Garden.

Our Team of Mercedes-Benz Repair Experts

In addition to Don, German Excellence has a staff of 2 technicians with varied backgrounds in the repair and servicing of German cars. Together they make a great team. At German Excellence you can truly say you have a friend in the business, and one whom will always steer you in the right direction. At German Excellence we offer dealer level quality service, and use the latest in computer diagnostic equipment. This allows quality routine service and repair as well as performance upgrades.

Donny has a sincere love of German cars and his main goal, he says, "is to make my Mercedes, Porsche and BMW owners, friends, rather than customers." He wants them to have a passion for their cars, rather than considering them mere transportation.

Our staff intends to continue the fine tradition of German Excellence's customer service. Give them a call and find out why they German Excellence Service Counts!

Meet Our Owner

  • Don Northrop


    Don began his career working on BMWs and Mercedes in 1981, and Porsche in 1983. He has Bosch and Porsche factory training and is an ASE certified technician. He annually attends continuing education seminars so he stays "in tune" with the latest advances in the industry.

2 Reviews

  • Matt H
    Matt H4 years ago

    Kudos to Shay and Rick for fixing an ongoing transmission problem that my shop could not after spending well over $1,000. These folks had it done for an hour of labor! Thanks, you all rock!

    2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK320
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  • Ana Hurley
    Ana Hurley5 years ago

    Wonderful honest services provided by knowledgeable and friendly people! I will definitely come back next time I need service.

    2009 Mercedes-Benz All-300
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