There are numerous places to purchase cars in Desert Valley, including Desert Valley Auto Parts. Founded in 1993, Desert Valley Auto Parts is one of the nation's largest online salvage retailers, which specializes in selling classic cars from the 1940s through 1980s.
Desert Valley Auto Parts sells vehicles both online and through its two retail locations near Phoenix, Arizona. In total, the company has more than 40 acres of salvage lot, and it also specializes in selling auto parts in addition to classic cars. Although the company tries to list its entire inventory online, its selection of cars is so large that many of the cars and parts in its two lots are not inventoried yet.
In 2011, Desert Valley Auto Parts gained notoriety when it was featured on the Discovery Channel reality TV show entitled "Desert Car Kings," which features the Desert Valley Auto Parts team.
Desert Valley Auto Parts is owned and operated by McClure Ventures. Other companies in the McClure Ventures family include Arizona Color Vehicle Wraps and Graphics, DV Towing, Fred's Used Parts, Kwik Tow Towing and Impound and Unique Heavy Recovery. McClure Ventures also operates 5 Star Auto Auction, which is where the cars that are shown being restored on the Desert Car Kings TV show are auctioned.