The city of Watsonville, CA, is located in Santa Cruz County, surrounded by farmland inland from Monterey Bay. Watsonville is home to a population of about 54,000 people, covering 6.7 square miles of land next to the Pajaro River and adjacent wetlands.
Incorporated in 1868, Watsonville grew mainly as an agricultural community. Today’s economy centers around the farming industry and the distribution of crops around the world. The region is known for growing a variety of fruits and vegetables, including artichokes, strawberries and lettuce. Construction and manufacturing are also strong industries in Watsonville, and several companies are headquartered here. Watsonville offers a variety of recreation options, including hiking, boating and birdwatching. The Strawberry Festival, the Watsonville Fly-in and Air Show and the Santa Cruz County Fair stand among the city’s largest annual events. Watsonville also maintains a total of 28 unique parks.
Since 1994, Specialized Auto has been proud to serve Watsonville drivers with excellent automotive repairs and maintenance. Our professional, experienced technicians handle a wide range of vehicle makes with skill and accuracy, delivering long-lasting results. Our Watsonville shop is conveniently located on Freedom Avenue, where we say with confidence: We’re better than the dealer every time!