Big Red Express Car Wash opens in Hutto

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Big Red Express Car Wash opened Aug. 24 at 447 Chris Kelley Blvd., Hutto. The business offers four different wash services, with free vacuums and towels available for drying. The self-loading car wash uses a TV screen to guide drivers onto a conveyor belt and into the car wash. The business will host a grand opening event Aug. 31 with discounts on car washes and monthly service packages. www.bigredexpresscarwash.com


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