Our Team



Nick Gramigna

With 42+ years in the automotive business, Nick Gramigna is no stranger to any automotive repair need that you may have.

Along with being certified with the State of Connecticut for emissions testing and repair. Nick is an expert in Acura and Honda repairs . Nick is also an ASE Certified MASTER AUTOMOBILE TECHNICIAN and ASE Certified MASTER MEDIUM / HEAVY TRUCK TECHNICIAN.

His career began in 1970 when he became the owner and operator of Nick’s Sunoco on Black Rock Turnpike in Fairfield. He remained in business there for 18 years and then in 1988 opened Circle Towing, Body and Mechanical Shop which serviced the Fairfield area for the next 8 years.

In 2011 he was part of the Bodymotion pit crew that brought home 1st and 2nd place in the Intercontinental Trophy Cup.


Tara Gramigna – President

Tara’s career at Nicks Automotive Technology began in 2003. She has since become an integral part of the establishment and was appointed Secretary of Fairfield Autocare as well as managing the company side by side with her father.

Tara has established great relationships with her customers working one on one with them, and is looking forward to creating a superior customer base to continue the exceptional service Nick’s Automotive Technology is recognized for.




ASE’s mission is to improve the quality of vehicle repair and service  through testing and certification of repair and service professionals.

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