Automotive Repair

ASE Certified Mechanics to keep you on the road and safe.

High Performance and Restoration

Making it faster or making it better, Paradigm has the guys for the job.


Newest alignment rack in the state, to preserve the life of your tires and car.


Custom Designed parts, welding, removing, improving, building anything your ride may need.

Welcome to Paradigm Automotive Performance,
Central Minnesota's favorite automotive service and specialty performance shop.

Paradigm Automotive

Paradigm Automotive of Brainerd, Minnesota offers vehicle maintenance, repair, or customization. Have the check engine light on? We can help you out by hooking your vehicle up to our diagnostic computer, to find out what may be wrong with your vehicle. We do brakes, oil changes, engine rebuilds, transmission services and a whole lot more listed under our Services Tab.

Paradigm Performance

Paradigm Performance promises to deliver products and services for your car that will improve its on track or street performance. We want to make sure your vehicle delivers at its maximum while on the road, strip, track or oval. We also have an in house chassis dyno to tune your ride for its best horsepower. We offer our quality services at reasonable prices.

Paradigm Retail Store

Paradigm retail store is price competitive with mail-order warehouses, and we can help you get the correct part the first time because we know our customers and their cars. We carry many products in our store to get your vehicle back out on the road or track. Some performance items we carry are Holley and Quck Fuel Technology Carburetors, Comp and Isky Cams, or MSD and Mallory Ignition parts, if it’s something you need Paradigm has it. We also have the Largest "in stock" selection of fitting and rod ends in the area! Stop in and take a look around. We think you will be surprised on what we have to offer.

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