Midas is a chain of automotive service centers based in the United States and headquartered in Itasca, Illinois. Midas locations are company-owned or franchised. It operates in 17 other countries and is one of the world's largest providers when it comes to automotive services including brake, tires, exhaust, suspension, steering and maintenance services. It has over 2,000 franchised locations in 13 countries, including a total of nearly 1,300 in Canada and the United States. Midas also owns the popular SpeeDee Oil & Auto Service shops that boast more than 150 locations in the United States.