Park’s Motor Group’s BMW Hamilton dealership has claimed the German premium automotive model’s Retailer of the 12 months award for 2020.
The Hamilton-based AM100 automotive retail group, which additionally claimed the franchise’s Regional Group Retailer of the 12 months award and Aftersales Award, impressed throughout a variety of classes together with Aftersales, Advertising and Monetary Companies, BMW mentioned.
Park’s Motor Group head of name, David McBennett, additionally obtained a private award for his dedication to the business and spectacular management on the annual BMW Retailer of the 12 months awards, which was held just about as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
The BMW UK supplier awards adopted thoe the annual awards for its Mini UK sister model final month.
Graeme Grieve, BMW Group UK’s chief government, mentioned: “It’s vital that we recognise the unbelievable efforts of our retail groups after such a difficult 12 months.
“We launched a number of recent and attractive fashions – together with the BMW 4 Collection Coupé – and our retailers rose to the problem.
“Our devoted groups ensured BMW prospects obtained an excellent expertise, whether or not their interplay was face-to-face within the showroom, or digital throughout lockdown intervals.
“I’m all the time pleased with our retailers however over the previous 12 months they’ve demonstrated how vital they’re to the automotive business and our prospects.”
Upon receiving his private award, David McBennett, head of enterprise at Douglas Park Hamilton, mentioned: “Everybody at Douglas Park BMW is delighted with the popularity of our achievements, profitable not solely 4 class awards but in addition the last word accolade of BMW Retailer of the 12 months for the second time.
“While the group might need modified within the 19 years since we final received, I significantly admire the help, dedication and willingness to attempt for unparalleled ranges of service from everybody concerned within the enterprise and I’m extraordinarily pleased with all the things we proceed to realize collectively.”
The opposite BMW UK retailer awards class winners have been:
- Proprietor Driver Retailer of the 12 months – JKC
- PLC Retailer of the 12 months – Sytner Coventry
- Retail Gross sales – Cotswold Hereford
- Monetary Companies – Rybrook Wolverhampton
- Advertising – Sytner Group
Final 12 months BMW’s new automotive registrations within the UK totalled 115,476 – 31.97% down on 2019’s 169,753 – in a market down 29.4%.
Among the many OEM’s huge new mannequin launches of 2020 was the brand new 4 Collection, whereas 2021 will ship an electrical automobile (EV) revolution on the model.
This 12 months will see the introduction of the absolutely electrical iX3 and iX SUVs and the brand new i4 compact saloon.