April 8th, 2021

Schomp Mazda Moving South on Havana While Building New Dealership

Contact: James Kurtenbach 303.798.1500 [email protected] Schomp Mazda has moved … but it’s only temporary while we build a stunning new dealership on Aurora’s Havana Motor Mile. Until our new, state-of-the-art facility is ready in late 2022, Schomp Mazda is open for business at 505 South Havana Street, across from Schomp Subaru.   Our temporary dealership
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March 6th, 2021

Watch the 9NEWS On Havana Street Commercials

February 1st, 2021

Schomp Automotive Adds Ford to the Family

 by Schomp Automotive Group Schomp Automotive Blog Post Here There’s a new name and a new look for Mike Naughton Ford, which becomes Schomp Ford, part of the Schomp Automotive Group, on February 1, 2021. “Schomp Automotive is excited to be expanding our footprint on Havana,” said Dealer Principal and CEO Aaron Wallace. “Our experience in Aurora
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October 15th, 2020

Havana Motor Mile Auto Tech Tool Incentive Program 2020

2020 was a different year for our Havana Motor Mile Auto Technician Tool Incentive Program. Due to Covid-19 challenges and school classes closing early there was no graduation ceremony and no opportunity to give the 2020’s program’s tools and tool boxes by the BID. The professor Rolf Werner distributed the 2020 awardees’ tool boxes for
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July 15th, 2020

2020 Havana Street Multi-Modal Study Outreach #1

Havana Street Corridor Study Havana Street is one of the most vital roadways in Aurora. It’s an important commercial, residential and commuter corridor that connects corridor residents and businesses to the surrounding community and other major transportation corridors in the city and region. The city is launching the Havana Street Corridor Study in response to
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April 2nd, 2020

Support Local: On Havana Street by Aurora TV

Thank you to Aurora TV for featuring our On Havana Street businesses during this uncertain time. Please watch the April 2, 2020 feature here Support Local:  On Havana

March 17th, 2020

Small Business Month Feature – Golf Cart Doctor

In celebration of Small Businesses On Havana Street we wanted to highlight some of the Aurora TV’s features of small businesses in the corridor. In 2019, the City of Aurora honored and recognized the Golf Cart Doctor for the 2019 Business Advisory Board Business Recognition Award. On Havana Street’s Golf Cart Doctor was awarded the
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January 24th, 2020

Lyft elevates driver convenience and savings at dedicated Aurora repair center

By GRANT STRINGER, Staff Writer  – January 16, 2020 AURORA | For nearly 9 months, Johnny Gomez has driven his Chevy Traverse through Aurora and metro Denver streets as a Lyft driver — a kind of freelance taxi cab driver. To cope with the normal wear and tear from driving nearly full-time on Colorado’s bumpy roads,
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January 16th, 2020

Lyft opens a repair shop just for its drivers in Aurora

20,000-square-foot facility in Aurora is expected to be able to service more than 100 cars a day when it reaches full capacity By JOE RUBINO | [email protected] | The Denver Post PUBLISHED: January 15, 2020 at 6:00 am | UPDATED: January 17, 2020 at 2:39 pm Lyft cars are everywhere these days, ferrying users of the company’s immensely popular app from Point
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December 23rd, 2019

Congratulations to the Golf Cart Doctor – 2019 Business Award Winner

On Havana Street’s Golf Cart Doctor was awarded the 2019 Business Advisory Board Award. We are so proud of Mike Pieper and his team at the Golf Cart Doctor. Watch the Aurora TV’s Business Recognition Award Video here It’s common to see golf carts whizzing around not just golf courses these days, but also festivals,
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December 19th, 2019

Christmas Cruise Toy Drive at Tynan’s Volkswagon

Saturday, December 14, 2019  5PM Christmas Cruise Toy Drive Public · Hosted by Eastern Plains Dub Club – EPDC Toy Drive at Tynans VW Flyer 12 14 2019 Check out the EPDC on Facebook Join EPDC for a cruise and visit their upcoming events here Watch the video of the Toy Cruise On Havana Street here
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December 2nd, 2019

Living Water Car Wash to join the “On Havana Street” Community

Experience Colorado’s Premier Express Car Wash Innovative Building Design and Advanced Technology From their innovative building design and belt technology, to their friendly staff and customer-first service, Living Water Car Wash checks all the boxes for what an express car wash should be! AURORA, COLO. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 20, 2019 Living Water Car Wash, a nationally-acclaimed express
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November 27th, 2019

2020 Cruzin’ Havana Logo Contest Winner

Congratulations to John Schmidt’s 1974 Plymouth Barracuda! His car was selected to be the 2020 Cruzin’ Havana logo. View all entries for the contest here      

November 24th, 2019

Living Water Car Wash Coming in December to the On Havana Street Community!

Experience Living Water Car Wash—Colorado’s premier express car wash! Living Water will be opening in early December, just in time to help you tackle that winter grime. Living Water is located on the northwest corner of Havana & Kentucky, just north of Mississippi and they are extremely excited to be joining the On Havana Street
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November 22nd, 2019

On Havana Street Annual Report 2019

2020 Havana BID Operational Plan and Budget 2020 Havana BID Operational Plan Budget Message Havana BID Sales Tax Revenue Jan 2014 – Sep 2019 thru Q3 2019 2019 Annual Report 11 21 2019 Demographics Report 2019 Havana BID Operational Plan and Budget 2018 Havana BID Operational Plan and Budget The final 2018 end of year
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November 18th, 2019

2019 ART2C On Havana Street at Schomp Subaru

Thank you so much to the Schomp Automotive Team – Michael Dunlap, Chris Bigger, Carla Finn, Paula Wiens, Tracy Baxter, Emily Fahlstedt and Roman Tafoya with Schomp Automotive for hosting the venue, event equipment, valet, beer and wine!   Schomp Automotive graciously hosted the On Havana Street, Havana Motor Mile’s Annual Art 2C Gala on
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September 5th, 2019

Schomp Subaru Donates $56,000 donation from Subaru Share the Love

Support the High Line Canal and Rally for the Canal-ly A free family-friendly celebration on the High Line Canal to launch upcoming enhancements and protections for the 71-mile High Line Canal For Immediate Release Contact: Connie Brown, 720-530-5446/[email protected] Suzanna Jones, 720-767-2452/[email protected] Join the Rally for the Canal-ly on September 14 from 9:30 a.m. to Noon.
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July 21st, 2019

29th Annual Schomp Automotive Children’s Hospital Colorado Sale

  Schomp Automotive’s Children’s Hospital Colorado Sale is Big with Fun Family Activities at All Six Stores. Join Schomp Automotive during Monday, July 22 – Wednesday, July 24 for events at the various Schomp dealerships. Many of the fun events are hosted on the Havana Motor Mile – On Havana Street at Schomp Mazda, Hyundai
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July 16th, 2019

Larry H. Miller Colorado Jeep Now Open

Jeep Dealership Construction | New Building New dealership! Our Denver Jeep dealership got a new building and a new look! We can’t wait to show you our new Aurora Jeep dealership – complete with a new Jeep service department and accessories store! Jeep stand-alone dealership will be the first in the Denver Metro area, one of
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June 19th, 2019

From the Hip Photo Captured the FUN FESTIVAL SITES at the 2019 Cruzin’ Havana Car Show & Poker Run

Thank you to our Presented By Sponsor – Havana Auto Parts

June 12th, 2019

CITY DESK: Steep electric car discount available in Aurora until August

By City Desk  June 12, 2019 Read Sentinel Article here AURORA | A metro region program is allowing Colorado residents to buy electric cars at a steep discount. It’s part of a program the state is offering in partnership with Aurora Tynan’s Nissan and Xcel Energy. Residents are eligible for the discount on Nissan Leaf electric
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June 11th, 2019

2020 LOGO CONTEST ENTRIES from the 2019 Cruzin’ Havana Classic Car Show


June 5th, 2019

Gear Up for the “Cruzin’ on Havana Car Show & Poker Run”

Aurora NOW – Aurora 8 also featured our classic car show: Gear Up for the “Cruzin’ on Havana Car Show & Poker Run” at 16:03 

May 29th, 2019

$36,000 of Tools and Tool Cabinets Were Awarded to 2017 Graduates

$36,000 worth of tools and tool Cabinets were awarded to the first graduates of the Pickens Tech and Havana Motor Mile Partnership. Today was a big day on the Havana Motor Mile and marks the two year commitment anniversary for six Pickens Technical College students of the Havana Motor Mile Tool Incentive Program. Two years
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May 27th, 2019

2019 Cruzin’ Havana Classic Car Show & Poker Run Comcast Commercials

Watch the 2019 Cruzin’ Havana commercials: Version 1: Version 2: Presented By Havana Auto Parts: Thank you to our Presented By Sponsor Havana Auto Parts. These commercials will run on Comcast from 5/27/19 through 6/8/19 at noon.

May 23rd, 2019

Havana Motor Mile Auto Tech Tool Incentive Program 2019

2019 was an exciting year for our Havana Motor Mile Auto Technician Tool Incentive Program. We worked with Pickens Technical College Auto Tech Program to award the top 5% of their graduating students a tool chest with tools valued at $6000. The Havana Business Improvement District’s Havana Motor Mile created this partnership and program to
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April 24th, 2019

Watch the NEW On Havana Street 9NEWS Commercials

3 Havana Motor Mile Commercials: Over 20 Car Dealerships 9NEWS Commercial Auto Parts 9NEWS Commercial Auto Services 9NEWS Commercial On Havana Street Restaurants Commercial: Dine at On Havana Street Restaurants 9NEWS Commercial

March 12th, 2019

2019 Celebrating Small Businesses On Havana Street – Featured Business – Infiniti of Denver & Pure Barre Pop Up Event

During the month of March, On Havana Street is celebrating small businesses in the business improvement corridor from 6th Avenue to Dartmouth. At the most southern end of the district we have one of our 23 car dealerships – Infiniti of Denver. The Havana Business Improvement District attended the Pop Up Event in support and celebration
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February 5th, 2019

Schomp Automotive Brand Replaces Shortline Subaru-Hyundai-Mazda

For immediate release Contact: Michael Dunlap February 1, 2019 720.737.2555 Schomp Automotive Brand Replaces Shortline Subaru-Hyundai-Mazda There are new signs and new names for a trio of automobile dealerships on Aurora’s Havana Auto Row. The Schomp Automotive Group is the new owner of the former Shortline dealerships and they now are Schomp Subaru, Schomp Mazda
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December 7th, 2018

ADI Autosport’s NEW SIGN on The Havana Motor Mile

ADI Autosport located on our Havana Motor Mile at 1960 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80012 has put up a new sign in December.   They Share Your Passion…No Pressure, No Hassle, No Games!   They are a credit union direct dealer!   Let ADI Autosport show you how easy it is to buy a quality
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November 29th, 2018

Jeep Dealership is Under Construction – New Building and Look Coming Soon!

Larry H Miller Chrysler Jeep soon to be exclusively Larry H Miller Jeep is under construction!  Our Aurora Jeep dealership is getting a new building and a new look! We can’t wait to show you our new home in 2019. Here’s what our new Jeep dealership will look like when complete. Larry H Miller is
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November 27th, 2018


A new express Living Water Car Wash is in progress near Kentucky and Havana. Here is an update from the City of Aurora’s site plan. Address: 857 S HAVANA ST City of Aurora Case Manager: Brandon Cammarata 303-739-7251 DA Number:  DA-2160-00 Description: SITE PLAN FOR A DRIVE THROUGH CAR WASH WITH NINE VACUUM STATIONS 0.83 ACRES Revised SITE DEVELOPMENT
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November 2nd, 2018

Thank you to Schomp Automotive for hosting our 2018 Art 2C Gala!

    Thank you so much to Michael Dunlap, Chris Bigger, Carla Finn, Paula Wiens, Tracy Baxter, Riley Hogg, Emily Fahlstedt with Schomp Automotive for hosting the venue, event equipment, valet, beer and wine!   Schomp Automotive graciously hosted the On Havana Street, Havana Motor Miles’s Annual Art 2C Gala on November 1st, 2018 from
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October 9th, 2018

New Things Happening on the Havana Motor Mile!

October 2018:  The Havana Business Improvement District (BID), dba On Havana Street and the Havana Motor Mile, is pleased to announce some exciting automotive industry news.  The Shortline Auto Group has added the brands of Buick and GMC to its family.  They have purchased the Buick GMC dealership on South Havana Street from the Suss
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October 9th, 2018

Welcome Shortline Buick GMC to the Havana Motor Mile

    Recently, we had tossed out the idea that new things might be happening at The Shortline Auto Group, and now we have an announcement to make! The Shortline Auto Group has added the brands of Buick and GMC to its family. We have purchased the Buick GMC dealership on South Havana Street from
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October 3rd, 2018

Big Mike Naughton Ford Donates 250+ Pounds of Meat to Local Homeless Shelter 

Our On Havana Street businesses are incredibly generous and have the biggest hearts. Big Mike Naughton Ford donated 250+ pounds of beef from a Colorado ranch on the eastern plains to Comitis Crisis Center. On September 24, 2018, we picked up the hundreds of pounds of meat and delivered it all to Comitis Crisis Center. The
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July 2nd, 2018

Havana Motor Mile July 2018 Commercials on 9News

July 2018 Havana Motor Mile Commercials are running now. Watch the commercials: Commercial 1 ending with drone of Subaru Dealership Commercial 2 ending with drone of Nissan Dealership Commercial 3 ending with drone of Suss Buick GMC Dealership

May 22nd, 2018

Havana Motor Mile Auto Tech Tool Incentive Program 2018

Havana Motor Mile Auto Tech Tool Incentive Program: Again in 2018, we are working with the Auto Tech Program at Pickens Technical College in Aurora on this fantastic program. To address the 8 ongoing shortage of auto techs, this program will use $10,000 from the Havana Motor Mile budget so the Pickens Auto Tech instructors
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May 16th, 2018

Havana Motor Mile News

Havana Motor Mile Earth Day Segment on April 20, 2018: The Havana Motor Mile was on Colorado & Company doing a special segment on electric and hybrid vehicles that are available at dealerships on the Havana Motor Mile.  The segment ran live on KUSA on April 20 from 10-11 a.m. Brad Kounkel from Stevinson Toyota  & Jason
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January 5th, 2018

Havana Motor Mile News: Ethio Motors Coming Soon

The display lot has been resurfaced and tenant finish is underway to create new offices at 835 So Havana, the dealership located on the NE corner of Kentucky and Havana.  The old bushes and trees on the property have been trimmed and cleaned up.  The business name insert in the existing monument sign on site will be
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December 18th, 2017

VW Club Celebrates Holiday Spirit at Tynan’s

The VW owners’ club decorated their classic VWs for the holidays and gathered at Tynan Volkswagen at 700 S Havana Street on Saturday night, December 16.

November 6th, 2017

Shortline Subaru’s New Look

There was only one piece of orange insulation that still need to be covered on the brand new Shortline Subaru New Car building at 580 S Havana.  Modern and beautiful!!  Construction has already begun on Shortline’s used car building just to the north, and construction continues on the newly expanded repair facility on site.  We
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November 3rd, 2017

New Fuel Storage Tanks

The 7-Eleven at 6th & Havana has removed its old fuel storage tanks and is getting new tanks.  Many truckloads of soil are being removed.   This gas station had a monitoring station on site for the last 3-4 years.  There was a strong smell of gasoline in the air while driving by the station on
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August 4th, 2017

2018 Cruzin’ Havana Logo Car

Our 2018 Cruzin’ Havana Car Show & Poker Run Logo Car will be Jeff Waldman’s 1933 pearl yellow Chevy Coupe. Save the Date:  June 9, 2018 is the date for Cruzin’ Havana!

July 18th, 2017

Shortline Eurocars’ New Signage

Shortline Eurocars opened earlier this year at 2910 S Havana, but it took a while for their new signage to arrive.  Shortline Eurocars has amazing opportunities if you want exquisite interiors, cutting-edge technology, and of course, the performance expected of a high-end vehicle. With so many brands like Audi, BMW, Ferrari, Infiniti, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, and
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July 10th, 2017

Mike Naughton Ford’s New Display Lot

Very impressive!  The Ford F150’s are lined up on the new display lot at Mike Naughton Ford, 150 S Havana.  New inventory is arriving daily.  This project took over a year to complete.  Thank you Mike and Mickey for the huge investment in the Havana Motor Mile!

July 1st, 2017

Shortline Subaru Renovation

The steel beams have gone up on the Shortline Subaru building at 580 S Havana.  This is a major facade remodel, as well as expansion of the shop area at the dealership. The dealership is open for business during construction.   Thank you Don Hicks and John Bowell for your big investment in the Havana Motor
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June 12th, 2017

2017 Cruzin’ Havana Photo Album

Here are pictures from the hot, hot, hot 2017 Cruzin’ Havana Car Show and Poker Run.  The winner of the poker run was Steve Knapp with a winning hand of five 2’s.  Steve won the 5 day/4 night ocean cruise for two.  After receiving the winning prize, Steve turned to his girlfriend of 7 years,
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May 21st, 2017

Havana Motor Mile Tool Incentive Program Winners to be Announced

Later in May, we will be announcing the names of the eight (8) Pickens Technical Center’s Automotive Technician Program graduates who have been hired to work in shops in the Havana Motor Mile.  Those eight (8) students will also receive a Snap-On Tool package including a compact split lid cart full of auto mechanic tools (pictured) to use on the
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May 19th, 2017

Shortline Subaru Construction

The construction is in full swing at Shortline Subaru, 500 S Havana.  Approved plans call for revised building elevations and a updated appearance, an additional service building in between the Subaru New and Used existing buildings and updated lighting on the site.  Shortline Subaru is open for business during construction.

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