Charles Zoller, owner of Ace Auto Sales, stands by his shop truck. – Hannah Dillon/Albert Lea  Tribune
Charles Zoller, owner of Ace Auto Sales, stands by his shop truck. – Hannah Dillon/Albert Lea Tribune

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Car sales owner likes talking with buyers

Published 9:36am Friday, June 20, 2014

Editor’s note: This is a new motoring questionnaire that will feature members of the local auto industry in the Tribune’s motoring section.

 

Charles Zoller, 55, of Albert Lea, is the owner of Ace Auto Sales at 2517 Bridge Ave.

Zoller talked with the Tribune about his interest in automobiles and some of his personal favorites.

Q: What interests you about automobiles?

A: It’s in your blood, you know. You know how guys are with cars.

 

Q: What is your favorite car make and model?

A: Dodge Charger Hemi.

 

Q: What do you like most about your job?

A: Selling inventory.

 

Q: Have you always wanted to work with automobiles?

A: Yes.

 

Q: What is your favorite memory working with automobiles?

A: There are many. It’s always good when you’ve sold a vehicle to somebody and they come back talking about how much they like it, how great it is and when they come back in a few years to trade it back in. Those are always the top.

 

Q: Where did you grow up?

A: Right here in town.

 

Q: What are your hobbies?

A: I collect license plates.

 

Q: What is your favorite food?

A: Prime rib.

 

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: The Naked Gun.

 

Q: What is one interesting fact about you?

A: I’ve been collecting license plates since I was 5 years old, so I have a lot.