×

NORTHEAST RETAIL NEWS

Monday May 20 2019

Newcastle Skoda dealer wins top used car retailer prize at manufacturer awards




Newcastle Skoda dealer wins top used car retailer prize at manufacturer awards

A Skoda dealership in Newcastle has been acknowledged by the brand as its Used Car Retailer of the Year at a prestigious awards ceremony in London.

 

The Lookers dealership took away the prize at the Skoda Retailer of the Year Awards 2018, which took place at Tobacco Dock, London.

 

The award is a huge accomplishment for the dealership, which has risen from 7th place last year to be named the top used Skoda retailer in the UK.

 

The site also made history by becoming the first winner of the Connectivity prize, which is awarded to the dealership with the biggest improvement in registering customers to the Connect service.

 

As well as helping to synchronise a host of mobile communication functions, Skoda Connect also provides insights into a vehicle’s technical condition, feeding information directly back to the dealership and alerting them to any issues.

 

It’s already been a year to remember for the Newcastle dealership, which was shortlisted in February in the Best Used Car Dealer category of the 2019 AM Awards.

 

Dave Roberts, General Manager at Lookers Skoda Newcastle, said: “We are absolutely over the moon to have won this award, which acknowledges all the hard work we have put into creating the best customer sales experience possible here at Skoda Newcastle.

 

“We’ve been working hard to improve on our 7th place position last year, so to achieve first place as the Used Car Retailer of the Year is amazing and particularly pleasing as it was awarded by the Skoda brand itself.

 

“All of our staff here are passionate about technology, which comes across to our customers and is one of the reasons why we have been so successful in inspiring so many of them to use the Skoda Connect services.”



"We are absolutely over the moon to have won this award, which acknowledges all the hard work we have put into creating the best customer sales experience possible here at Skoda Newcastle"
Dave Roberts, GM at Lookers Skoda Newcastle








DISCLAIMER: The statements, opinions, views and advice expressed in this article are those of the author/organisation and not of ENTIRELY. This article should represent information correct at the time of publication however whilst every care has been taken to present up-to-date and accurate information, we cannot guarantee that inaccuracies will not occur. ENTIRELY will not be held responsible for any claim, loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any information within this article or any information accessed through this site. The content of any organisations websites which you link to from ENTIRELY are entirely out of the control of ENTIRELY, and you proceed at your own risk. These links are provided purely for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of or association with any products, services, content, information or materials offered by or accessible to you at the organisations site.







Entirely Retail Jobs


RECOMMENDED FOR YOU ON ENTIRELY NORTH EAST














































Discover the latest Industry News & Opinions on Entirely














We transform your bright ideas into brilliant digital products.