About Alliance Auto Care in Loveland

Get to Know Your Automotive Allies in Loveland, CO

In March 2009, Joe and Kathryn Goacher opened Alliance Auto Care in Loveland, CO. The shop is the culmination of over 15 years of auto industry experience and Joe’s complete obsession with anything on wheels. For the Goachers, it was always a dream to run an auto repair shop, for the love of a challenge as well as new automotive technology. Today, Alliance Auto Care offers the latest technology and tools to address diagnostics and vehicle performance, backed by our mechanics numerous ASE certifications.

"We love the new automotive technology that’s coming out, as it gives us new challenges to tackle. Just as much, we love getting to know our clients, who are all so great. The daily interactions we have with the people of Loveland have truly made us feel part of community. Thank you, Loveland drivers!"— Joe and Kathryn Goacher

Your Import Auto Repair Experts

At Alliance Auto Care, we specialize in servicing European and high-end vehicles, including Porsche, Audi, Land Rover, BMW, Volkswagen, and Mercedes. Based on our expertise, we have a strong referral base from other auto repair shops in Loveland that send over a large amount of European car repair work to us each month. Our mechanics are also known for their diagnostic capability, and we are very knowledgeable in all areas of modern diesel repair and service.

Meet Joe & Kathryn

  • Joe Goacher
    Joe GoacherOwner

    Joe has worked in the automotive industry most of his adult career, and he is passionate about its ever-changing technology. He is an ASE Master-certified technician. Becoming an auto repair shop owner has afforded Joe the opportunity to share his wealth of automotive knowledge and expertise to our broad client base in Loveland. Joe has an expert team that is not only passionate about what they do, but also enjoy the vehicles and their clients. Joe has an unusually dry sense of humor that was gained during his years in the U.S. Army. When he’s not at the shop, he enjoys his lovely wife and 2 boys. Joe also carries his automotive passion into his personal life by participating in off road events and racetrack events.

  • Kathryn Goacher
    Kathryn GoacherOwner

    At Alliance Auto Care, Kathryn is the wizard behind the curtain. She has one of the most important roles at the shop and in the family, as she keeps us all current on certifications, updates, classes, licenses, vaccinations, and taxes. Kathryn is the voice of reason that we all lean on from time to time. Kathryn in her free time, enjoys just about any adventure - especially with her 2 boys and Joe, off road rallies, world travel and world dance congresses. The holy grail would be to combine all into one adventure! Kathryn recently made the cover of "Rovers" magazine in her offroad rally rig.

  • Graham Histed
    Graham HistedShop Associate
  • Derek LobatoService Advisor

    Derek has been an automotive service advisor for 10 years and with our team since early 2021. He started his career as an Administrative Assistant for a Commander in the US NAVY. After the military, Derek geared his automotive love towards building custom Jeeps, rock crawlers and Toyotas. He and his beautiful wife Brittany have two amazing children and they reside in Eaton where they enjoy the small town life. Derek is a passionate photographer, content creator and copywriter and his work was recently published in Fourwheeler Magazine. He operates both of our Instagram pages and enjoys capturing the magic that goes on in our shop, telling the stories and showcasing our shop's hard work. In his free time you can find Derek with a camera in hand scouring our beautiful public land here in Colorado where he's always planning his next backcountry hunt.

  • Cody MilliganTechnician

    Cody has been with our team a little over 2 years. He is the baby of the team, and therefore gets carded when buying chocolate milk. Cody brings a unique skill set that really shines when bringing some of the older European classics back to their original luster. He has an eye for detail and sweats the small stuff. Cody also holds an ASE Master Cert. Cody has also served in the U.S. Army. Cody in his free time, spends time with his family, and can also find him at the shooting range.

  • Scott MedeirosDiagnostic Expert

    Scott has been on our team a little over 2 years and has become known as our Diagnostic expert. Scott has an unwavering drive to find the solutions to the problems that today's vehicles are coming in with. Needless to say, he really likes a good challenge. Scott has an unusually dry and abrupt sense of humor that will keep you on your toes, and is a real key to making our team work. Scott is a recent family man and can be found in his free time enjoying the rocky mountains.

  • Shawn BabbitTechnician

    Shawn is a fabricator at heart, and an expert technician. Shawn also loves to make slow things go fast. Shawn brings his talent everyday no matter if it's building a desert rally rig out of a G wagon or modifying a Land Rover to be a rock crawler. Shawn's technical expertise with creative fabrication skills really help to create fantastic results. In the multiple years Shawn has been with us, we have seen his family grow - as he is a dedicated father and husband.

  • William LitwillerTechnician

    William is the newest member of our team and is fitting in quite nicely. William handles most of our routine services and maintenance and is progressing to be a very proficient technician. William also enjoys offroading in his built Jeep and tackling Colorado's difficult trail system.

ASE Certified Mechanics
BBB Accredited Auto Shop
NAPA Auto Parts Affiliate
Bosch Affiliate