Who We Are

who we are

Committed to Sustainability and Living Wages for Staff

RS Automotive LLC is more than just one of the best automotive repair facilities in Takoma Park, Maryland. RS Automotive is committed to providing a living wage for employees and a greener future for all.

All of our staff are fluent in English and Spanish. 

High Quality service

Friendly support

Experienced Mechanics

Flexible schedule

Meet the team

D. Doley


D. Doley has owned and operated RS Automotive Inc. since 1997. He has been in the automotive industry for over 30 years and received his Automotive Technology diploma from Lincoln Technical Institute and his Bachelors degree in History and Political Science. He is factory trained in Acura, Honda, and Subaru and is a certified member of the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). During his spare time, Doley enjoys playing the guitar, riding his motorcycle/bicycle, listening to jazz, reggae, blues and world music, gardening, and tending to his collection of Bonsai plants.

Antonio Paz

Head Technician

Antonio Paz, or Tony, is our Team Leader. Tony’s love affair with cars started in childhood, tinkering with his own vehicle as a teen, eventually shaping his career path. Post-high school, he pursued his passion at Lincoln Technical Institute, earning a degree in “Automotive Technology.” Tony’s expertise spans all car makes and models, with skills in computers, electronics, mechanics, and diagnostics. When not at work, he’s a family man, enjoying movies, games, and cookouts with his loved ones. 

Reniol Romero


With almost 30 years in the automotive industry, Reinol brings a wealth of knowledge to our team. A master of car mechanics and fabrication, Reinol’s expertise is unmatched. Outside of work, he’s a well experienced traveler, exploring the world with his kids. Reinol is also our go-to grill master, whipping up delicious meals for shop gatherings. 



Oscar is our newest team member, and he brings a mix of expertise and heart to our team. With a knack for diagnostics and a passion for helping others, he’s a true asset to our team. In his free time, he volunteers with his church and enjoys going on outdoor adventures with his family.


Service Writer

Jose, blends technical knowledge with customer service skills. Starting as a technician, he’s honed his skills to become the friendly face of our front office. Patient and humble, Jose treats every client with care. Off-duty, you’ll find him cruising on his motorcycle or spending quality time with his family.