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our Story

Many have asked us where the name Hanks Filling Station originated. This is the story of local racing and car enthusiast James “Hank” Hankins who inspired the name and concept behind Hank’s Filling Station. >> read more on Hank >>

Hank was born
Paint & body shop opened
Racer to manager
Hall of Fame!
Hank's reopened
James Hankins was born in Darlington, SC
Hank opened a successful auto paint and body repair shop in Norfolk which was his first foray into building and driving race cars and eventually drag racing.
Hank stopped racing and began managing race tracks in Suffolk, Hampton and Virginia Beach.
East Coast Drag Times Hall of Fame respectfully inducted James “Hank” Hankins to its ranks.
Hank’s Filling Station, which inhabits the same location as the original Hank’s Curb Service Store, opens.

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Norfolk’s Newest Go-To Hangout Spot

Norfolk’s Newest Go-To Hangout Spot

Cool and unique, it’s what we strive to be ever since we had the vision to take over “Hank’s Curb Service Store.” Top it off with the amazing legacy of James “Hank” Hankins and we believe we have something...

New spot in Norfolk opens up a backyard for fun, food and drinks

New spot in Norfolk opens up a backyard for fun, food and drinks

Article and photo credit to Judy Cowling, The Virginian-Pilot Warm weather, sunshine and more daylight hours tend to make us all want to get outside and play. And there’s a great new place to do just that on Colley Avenue in Norfolk...