2051 K St 21st & K
Lincoln NE

Glenn's Lincoln CARSTAR Auto Body & Collision Repair Shop


Glenn's CARSTAR philosophy focuses on caring for our customers and supporting of our Lincoln community. Glenn's has given deserving families vehicles that we have repaired and refurbished with the Recycled Rides™ program. We have trained hundreds of first responders on new technology in cars to help them better respond at the scene of an accident. We raise money for the Nebraska chapter of Make-A-Wish.

We have trained hundreds of first responders on new technology in cars to help them better respond at the scene of an accident.

We also raise money for the Nebraska chapter of Make-A-Wish.

Local News

Glenn's CARSTAR Donates the Gift of Transportation

Santa awarded car keys to a domestic violence survivor who desperately needed transportation.

The Lincoln, NE mother of three received keys to a repaired and refurbished Chrysler Concorde as part of the Recycled Rides™ program.

Recycled Rides™ is a community service project where body shops and insurance companies partner to repair a salvage vehicle and give it to a deserving person who needs transportation to improve their lives.


The woman was nominated by Community Action of Lincoln and chosen by a “Recycled Rides” committee. She was walking to work in sub-zero temperatures when she received the news that she had been selected to receive the car. She was a participant in Community Action’s Supportive Housing Program.

State Farm Insurance donated the salvage 2004 Chrysler Concorde. Glenn’s CARSTAR in Lincoln repaired and refurbished the 2004 Chrysler Concorde. Platinum sponsor Performance Chrysler/Jeep/Dodge/Ram of Lincoln donated many parts.

Hillhouse said other businesses who donated parts, services and cash to the Recycled Rides project were: Audatex/Auto Watch, Cintas, Firestone Complete Auto Care, Ryan Glock of Inspro Insurance, J.D. Casey Paint, Mr Amoto, National Auto Body Council and Serendipities Cupcakes.

Glenn’s CARSTAR Receives a BBB “Integrity Award” for Lincoln

Glenn’s CARSTAR received a Better Business Bureau (BBB) “Integrity Award” at an awards ceremony. The Lincoln auto body repair shop received the award for upholding the highest standard of business ethics.


Glenn’s CARSTAR was one of six businesses in Lincoln to receive the awards. This family owned body shop won for the category of businesses with 10-49 employees.

“We are honored to receive this prestigious award for the business my father started almost fifty years ago,” said Allan Hillhouse. “It is a great honor for our body shop to be recognized by the BBB as a company that deals with our customers, insurance partners, employees and vendors in an ethical manner.”

Glenn's CARSTAR Hosts Car Seat Check Up

Approximately 90% of car seats checked in Lancaster County are not properly installed or used correctly. This may significantly decrease the protection the seat is designed to provide in the event of a crash. Is your child's car seat properly installed? Glenn’s partnered with Safe Kids Lincoln in hosting a car seat event.

Make-A-Wish Nebraska Partnership

The Make-A-Wish Nebraska Chapter has received close to $20,000 from the Lincoln/Omaha CARSTAR locations. The donation money was is earned from selling raffle tickets and mulligans at our annual Golf Tournaments held at Quarry Oaks.

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is one of the preferred charities for the Omaha/Lincoln CARSTAR locations.

First Responder Emergency Extrication (F.R.E.E.)


Glenn's CARSTAR in Lincoln, Nebraska has been proud to support and be involved in the First Responder Extrication Program. F.R.E.E. trains first responders in new vehicle technology needed at the scene of the accident. Glenn's CARSTAR started hosting F.R.E.E. events in Lincoln. The Nebraska CARSTAR locations have trained hundreds of first responders in the Lincoln and Omaha areas since 2011.

F.R.E.E. events are community service projects of the National Auto Body Council.

Here are the stories featured on Glenn’s First Responder Extrication Training

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