BENTLEY OPENS NEW RETAILER SHOWROOM IN KYIV
- Bentley Motors partners with Winner Imports Ukraine
Exclusive home of Bentley Motors in the country
Showroom created with the same luxurious materials and hand-crafted with the same attention to detail as Bentley cars
(Crewe / Kyiv, May 19, 2017) Bentley Motors is celebrating the opening of its latest retailer, in Kyiv, Ukraine.
The new location consists of a showroom measuring 290 m² and a state-of-the-art workshop and aftersales centre. Following five months of construction and substantial investment, Bentley Kyiv welcomed more than 200 customers and guests to the official opening ceremony at Equides Horse Club Kyiv yesterday.
Dr. Andreas Offermann, Member of the Board for Sales, Marketing and Aftersales, Bentley Motors, said at the opening: “This is a significant day for Bentley in Ukraine. Establishing our Bentley brand in this country is a very important step in our growth strategy for Europe.”
Robert Engstler, Regional Director, Bentley Europe, said: “We have high levels of interest in Bentley across the country and see a significant potential customer base. Winner is a strong commercial partner in Ukraine for our joint success. With this new retailer we will ensure that our customers have a unique Bentley experience and we are proud to set a new benchmark in the luxury automotive market here in Ukraine. I am glad we took this important step together with our partners at Bentley Kyiv.
Being the exclusive Bentley retailer in Ukraine, Bentley Kyiv offers customers the full model range, consisting of Continental GT, Flying Spur, Bentayga and Mulsanne. In addition, Bentley Kyiv offers pre-owned vehicles, aftersales service and the company’s branded luxury goods. The showroom is located within Winner Automotive on 24D Stepana Bandery Avenue, Kyiv.
John Hynansky, Owner/CEO of Winner Group, added: “It is truly an honour and a privilege to represent such an esteemed brand as Bentley in Ukraine. We believe that entering this partnership is perfectly aligned with Winner’s core vision of providing best in class automotive products and services for our customers. We are committed to a long-term presence in Ukraine and look forward to an equally long-term relationship with Bentley.”
The new showroom reflects Bentley’s global corporate identity, taking inspiration from the company’s rich history and combining it with modern-day luxury retailing. It also features a private personalisation area where customers can choose from the brand’s broad palette of exterior paints and leather options.
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Notes to editors
Bentley Motors is the most sought-after luxury car brand in the world. The company’s headquarters in Crewe is home to all of its operations including design, R&D, engineering and production of the company’s four model lines: Bentayga, Continental, Flying Spur and Mulsanne. The combination of fine craftsmanship, using skills that have been handed down through generations, alongside engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology is unique to UK luxury car brands such as Bentley. It is also an example of high-value British manufacturing at its best. Bentley employs around 4,000 people at Crewe.
An integral part of the Winner Group of Companies in Ukraine, Winner Imports Ukraine is the official importer of Ford, Volvo, Jaguar, Land Rover and Porsche, Winner has been in the Ukrainian market for over 24 years. During this time more than 100,000 vehicles were sold and over 50 modern dealerships were opened in Ukraine. Winner offers its customers a full range of world class products and services. An innovator in the market, Winner Imports has made significant investments not only in its people and processes but in the Dealer teams via its training platform “Winner College”.
Winner Automotive, a full-service Dealership, opened its doors in 2006 and is an official dealer of Ford, Jaguar, Land Rover, Volvo. Our service station is outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment and staffed by professional, manufacturer-certified technicians. Winner Automotive is committed to becoming the automotive product and service provider of choice in both retail and corporate segments.