Our History and Our Present

Abels has

remained in the same location since 1978. It was purchased by its new owner Dimas Quintana.

Abels has

been a staple in San Antonio as a minority family owned business.

The location started

back in the 1920’s as an ice manufacturing plant named, “Arctic Ice” from what is know it was then purchased by the Carnation milk company. Then in 1978 in was transformed into a body shop by its previous owner.

Abels has

a long history of dealing with all types of customers, from walk-in customers to dealers and fleet accounts.

Abels has

and is known to deal with any and all vehicle insurance companies. There is not a company that we probably haven’t worked with.

Owner Dimas Quintana,

with the help of his wife Rose Quintana, who is the office manager/Accounts Payable and their kids, Dimas Jr., Christian, Jewlianna and the youngest Francisco, promise to always stick family, faith, and respect for themselves as well as their customers.