Clear Sky Capital has built Raceway Car Wash as one of the nation’s top 10 largest car wash owners. Raceway offers high volume express wash services through its conveyor based car washes. Raceway also offers a hub and spoke model for a full service car wash within our express service markets.

Raceway operates a rapidly expanding portfolio of car washes in Arizona, Nevada, Central and Southern California, Illinois, Indiana and Texas.

We are actively seeking investments in car wash assets.

Investment Management

Tim Barrett

Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer

Tim serves as managing partner for Clear Sky Capital’s car wash operations. Within his assignments, he oversees a large operating team that focuses on deal sourcing, underwriting, acquisition, business plan development and implementation.

Tim also holds the dual position of Chief Investment Officer for the firm’s car wash acquisitions.

In addition, Tim is heavily involved in real estate decisions affecting the firm’s car wash business and related holdings of Clear Sky Capital.

Prior to joining Clear Sky Capital, Tim was with JP Morgan Chase and Co. where he was on teams that managed a US$300 Million commercial real estate loan portfolio and made draw funding decisions for an US$800 Million portfolio of construction loans across the U.S.

Prior to his banking positions, Tim held positions in real estate development, construction management and worked on a brokerage team focused on site selection for a privately held bank.

Andrew Schell

Vice President of Operations

Andrew runs strategic operations within Clear Sky Capital’s portfolio of express car wash companies. This includes business strategy, operations management, process automation and business development.

Prior to joining Clear Sky Capital, Andrew held positions with StarWest Associates, an investment company focused on the private ambulance market. In his role, Andrew was responsible for supply and resource distribution, contract negotiation and business development.

Andrew serves on the car wash investment committee.


Clear Sky Capital has a full complement of car wash development capabilities. We build to own. We have built new assets from the ground up and have redeveloped existing properties to better improve site performance. Our in-house project management team works closely with our contractors during site selection, feasibility analysis, permitting, architectural and engineering design, as well as the commissioning of new sites.

Value Add

Clear Sky Capital applies a value add strategy to each asset it purchases. Management is tasked to find additional revenue streams, including recurring memberships, and to create operational efficiencies supported by a strong national operating team.


Our ideal target acquisitions include strong drive-by traffic counts in large metros across the US.


At Clear Sky Capital we have a successful track record of buying, operating and redeveloping car wash assets. Our industry leading operations team adds value to all of our acquisitions.

We are actively seeking investments in car wash assets.


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