Our Team

Pat Priester - Owner

Pat Priester is the owner & operator of Alpine Import Service in Lane County since 1976. He is also the founder and President of Volvo Sports America (www.vsa.org Oregon Chapter and has presided as a National Board Member for Volvo Sports America since 1982.

Recently, the Oregon Chapter hosted the largest West Coast national VSA meet in the foundation’s 18 year history. Members with both new and older Volvos came from 9 states and 4 foreign countries to participate in the event.

Tamara - Shop Manager

Larry Marcus - ASE Master Technician

Larry is an ASE Master Technicians with 35 years experience in the auto and cycle industry. He became interested in European cars in 1959 and by 1962 the family bought a new Volvo 122s. Larry attended Goddard College before moving on to Cornell University Engineering School.

Over the years, Larry has owned two Volvo related businesses, been active in auto racing, and has restored numerous Volvos and European made cars. Larry is considered to be a top notch diagnostician and has been working at Alpine Import Service since 1995.

Devin - ASE Master Technician
28 Years Import repair experience

Hobbies : Drag Racing, motorcycles, computers, cooking, home repair. spending time with my children. In my free time, i enjoy remodeling the beautiful house i share with my girlfriend and teenage son. I also enjoy riding my sport bike (Weather permitting) Also hanging out at Cottage grove lake is another one of my favorite past times when the weather is good.

I Spent 5 seasons crewing on a injected nitro dragster. Our team won the Les Schwab tire challenge at Woodburn,OR. in 2002 and 2003