Basic Auto Sales Staff


Kory Hummer -
bio coming soon!


Kevin Hues - 
General Manager 

Kevin bio coming soon!

Please contact Kevin Hues at Basic Auto Sales of Ashland at 866-309-5774 or

Steve Perlish
Sales & Finance Manager (Richmond / Broad Street Location)
Steve has been part of Team Basic since 2009 where he was recruited due to his decade prior experience in auto and commercial lending. He has worked for multiple lending institutions, three of which were rooted in special finance. Steve also brought years of experience working with and developing Bankruptcy programs allowing those going through difficult times to purchase reliable transportation. Steve started in the automotive industry in 1999 and it's the two-plus decades of experience that he leverages when providing the outstanding service he delivers every day to his clients and when managing his team. Above all, he believes in going well beyond all expectations in working hard to deliver what customers are looking for.

Steve was born and educated in the U.K. and in his spare time, his favorite thing to do is to take his awesome 9-year old son Derek to watch the Richmond Squirrels play America's game.

Please contact Steve at Basic Auto Sales of Richmond at 888-211-2158 or via email at

David Kube
State Contract Manager

David joined Basic Auto Sales in February of 2012 and he brought with him an extensive sales background and a first class education as well. He sold health benefits to colleges for 4 years and prior to, David was extremely successful in sales and sales management for 20 plus years in the medical industry. His strengths are building and maintaining strong customer relationships and David has an uncanny ability to quickly build trust and maintains it through delivering on all commitments. He understands that all relationships are built on trust and long-term success is 100% dependent on relationships.

David grew up just outside of Charlottesville which led him to graduating from The University of Virginia in 1984 where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. He is an avid fan and active alumni as well as a devout Christian and an extremely supportive father.

Please contact David at Basic Auto Sales of Ashland (State Sales) at 804-400-6837 or via email at

Automotive Sales Consultants

Harley Hensley

Barry Mallory

Stan Morant

Service and Detail

Head Auto Technician

Lead Auto Technician

Please Contact Jamie at Basic Auto Sales Service at 804-368-7076

Larry Lee Cosby
Auto Detailer

Larry has been detailing vehicles since the year Basic Auto Sales went into business. He actually detailed cars, vans, trucks and SUV's for Mr. Kenneth Wright, founder of AVIS Rent-a-car of Richmond. Needless to say, Larry is experienced and he also brings a great attitude and a friendly demeanor. He thanks God not only for good health and the opportunity to work, he loves serving Him in Larry's spare time by involvement in His church. Larry sings in his church and also loves to fish, grill and watch football. Larry and his wife have two loving sons and five wonderful grandchildren (two boys and three girls)

Detail Manager (Broad Street / Richmond)

Detail Technician

Business Office

Carol Williams

Office Manager

Carol has been with Basic Auto Sales since August of 2012.  She has been in the automotive industry for 20+ years.  

Karen Cantrell

Accounts Payable Clerk

Gloria Fitz

Administrative Assistant

Gloria has been with Basic Auto Sales since March of 2003; she's seen and experienced the fantastic changes and improvements in all aspects of the business and operations. Over the years, Gloria has served in many capacities so she's the "go to" person on many questions and Gloria is always ready to lend a hand. Most automobile retailers have at least one long-term veteran that assists everyone, Gloria Fitz is that person for Basic Auto. In total, Gloria has been serving this organization for more than 34 years as she worked for our predecessor, Mr. Kenneth Wright, who owned and operated Avis Rent-a-car of Richmond.

Serving others is nothing new to Gloria as she loves being a mother of three children,one son and two daughters, and she loves being a grandmother as well. She also enjoys scrapbooking and spending time with family.

Please Contact Gloria at Basic Auto Sales at 866-309-5774 or via email at

Kenny Rankin
Inventory Transportation

Kenny has lived most of his life in the Richmond Metropolitan area and was born in Fredericksburg Virginia. His lifelong understanding of the Commonwealth has afforded him the knowledge what is extremely valuable when it comes to transporting cars, vans, trucks and SUV's all over the state. Kenny's background serving in the Marines is also valuable as his job requires organization and remaining on schedule. His decade plus experience serving Basic Auto Sales also adds to his geographic knowledge base and he also rarely runs across a situation that's new.

In his spare time, Kenny is a sportsmen at heart; he enjoys spending time outdoors and is an avid fisherman, hunter and he loves collecting guns and knives. Kenny is 100% a true Virginian at heart and is a very proud father of two (son and a daughter)!