Jacksonville, FL, November 19, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Local Car Dealership Celebrates Grand Opening of New Volkswagen Facility
Hanania Automotive Group, the leading automotive dealership in the greater Jacksonville area, today announced the official grand opening of its all-new Volkswagen dealership to be held today Wednesday, November 18th at 7220 Blanding Boulevard. Jack Hanania, Mark Barnes, Chief Operating Officer of Volkswagen of America and other local officials and celebrities will be present at the ribbon cutting ceremony starting at 5:30pm.
This new multi-million dollar facility is the newest addition to the Hanania Automotive Group and a perfect match to the existing Hanania Automotive stores. Designed by PBV Architecture firm, the state-of-the-art building displays a new stylish contemporary modern design similar to their German-engineered vehicles. Beyond the architecture, the showroom was designed with the customer in mind featuring spacious waiting areas, Wi-Fi access, computer stations, vehicle materials and refreshments.
“We’re so thrilled that in this economy, the people of Jacksonville have given us the opportunity and ability to open not one but two brand new locations,” stated Jack Hanania, Dealer Principal. “Opening this Volkswagen store has created an additional 52 jobs for our community.”
Attendees can enter to win Universal Studio Florida passes, Hollywood Theatres movie tickets and other great giveaways. Additionally, Jack Hanania will be presenting a donation check to the President of the NE Florida Boys and Girls club on behalf of the Volkswagen of Orange Park grand opening celebration. To RSVP your attendance to this exclusive event, please go to www.volkswagenoforangepark.com
Volkswagen of Orange Park is part of the Hanania Automotive Group which consists of Acura of Orange Park, Audi Jacksonville, Hyundai of Orange Park and Volkswagen of Orange Park.
About Hanania Automotive Group
Hanania Automotive Group is the leading automotive group of dealerships in the Northern Florida area. With Acura of Orange Park, Audi Jacksonville, Hyundai of Orange Park and Volkswagen of Orange Park, Hanania Automotive Group provides the greatest selection of vehicles, superior service and all at a convenient location on Blanding Boulevard. Visit www.hananiaautos.com or call 904-777-5600 for more information on our full-line of vehicles and services.
About Volkswagen of America
Founded in 1955, Volkswagen of America, Inc. is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, headquartered in Wolfsburg, Germany. Volkswagen is one of the world's largest producers of passenger cars and Europe's largest automaker. Volkswagen sells the Golf, New Beetle, New Beetle Convertible, GTI, Jetta, Jetta SportWagen, Eos, Passat, Passat Wagon, CC, Tiguan, Touareg and Routan through approximately 600 independent U.S. dealers. All 2009 Volkswagens come standard-equipped with Electronic Stabilization Program. This is important because the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has called ESC the most effective new vehicle safety technology since the safety belt. Visit Volkswagen of America online at www.vw.com or www.media.vw.com to learn more.
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