Subaru of Gainesville

4025 North Main Street ,
Directions Gainesville, FL 32609

  • Call or Text Sales: (877) 358-7905
  • Service: (888) 349-1670
  • Parts: (877) 358-4061
  • 24 hr Service Customers: (877) 449-9521

Where we treat you like an honored guest in our home!



Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

  • Jim Van Soest
    General Manager
    352 872-5113

    Jim has over 25 years of experience in the automotive industry.  He has a philosophy to "treat everyone like an honored guest in our home."  He adheres to very specific core values of Teamwork, Personal Growth, Integrity, and Community.  These values have reflected in Subaru of Gainesville winning the presitious Stellar Care Award from Subaru of America.  In his free time Jim enjoys spending time in the outdoors with his three sons.

  • Chris Lopez
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Chris has been with us for almost 6 years now, our most tenured sales associate.  He has quite the following of loyal customers that have purchased many cars from him over the years.  He is a huge sports fan and loves attending events with his 2 children and lovely wife.

  • Timothy Gittinger
    Business Manager

    Tim has been with us going on three years now.  He is a Pensylvania native where all-wheel drive was a daily necessity. He is a graduate of Penn State and has a deep interest in Subaru. In his free time he enjoys cooking and tinkering on his Subaru Impreza.

  • Noah Daigen
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Noah has been in the auto industry for over ten years.  He prides himself in always doing what is right for the customer.  In his free time he participates in ju-jitsu tournaments and hanging out with his wife and 2yr old son.

  • Tim Hartigan

    Originally from Chicagoland area, Tim moved to Florida in 1993.  He is a honorably discharged USAF veteran.  He attended Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville and is the father of 18 year old triplets.  

  • J.C. Matthews
    Internet Sales

    J.C. is a college graduate with seven children and seven grandchildren.  He has taught Sunday School for Jr. High kids for over 25 years.  His hobbies include computers and tabletop gaming.

  • Crystal Davis

    Crystal is from Williston, FL.  In her spare time she enjoys fishing, farming & spending time with her two sons.

  • Steven Matthews
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Steven Matthews has been with Subaru for nearly four years now.  Having started in the industry as a Driver, he came to love the brand.  He enjoys tabletop gaming with friends and family.

  • Willie Caison
    Finance Manager

    Originally from Orlando, he has been in the car business for 30 years.  He has been a pastor for 17 years.  He also has 6 boys and has been married for 11 years.

  • Sean Scism
    Used Car Director

    Sean has been in the automotive industry for over 25 years, primarily in the Gainesville area.  Sean is a native of Missouri.  In his free time, Sean likes playing golf and is an avid Gator fan.

  • Robert Hendrickson
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Bob has been in the automotive industry for 15 years now.  He is originally from Far Rockaway, New York.  Bob likes to spend time with his grandchildren and working on his organic garden.