On-demand auto services proliferate in the Triangle

On-demand auto services are crisscrossing the Triangle.

Whether youre in need of a mechanic, tires, a car wash or a full tank of gas, theres a supplier of these services that will drive right to your home, workplace just about anywhere.

Were traveling to homes, offices, the side of the road, schools anywhere you think, were fixing cars, said Robert Koenekamp, founder and CEO of Proficient Auto, one of several mobile mechanic services operating in the Triangle.

Convenience is a huge selling point for these auto services, which are geared so you can summon them online via a PC or cellphone.

A lot of the convenience factor goes along with another consumer behavior