Henrys Vehicles Glasgow has gained Skoda UK’s Retailer of the 12 months award because the Volkswagen Group model celebrated the successes of its franchised supplier community throughout 10 classes.

The annual occasion, held nearly because of the present COVID-19 ‘Lockdown 3’ laws, noticed the operation positioned on Kyle Road, Glasgow, emerge as the general winner as West Finish Storage Edinburgh completed second with Simpsons Skoda Nice Yarmouth in third.

Skoda’s awards comply with related COVID-safe digital occasions hosted by by BMWMiniKiaJaguar Land Rover (JLR)Suzuki, Isuzu and Volvo in current weeks.

For the primary time within the awards’ historical past, nevertheless, all 128 retailers took dwelling a prize as each franchise level was named a winner within the Individuals Excellence class because of their innovation and fast adaptation to COVID-19 working.

John French, head of gross sales operations at Skoda UK, mentioned: “The final 12 months has been robust to say the least, and I need to prolong my thanks and applaud all our retailers for his or her ongoing dedication and resilience all through the previous 12 months.

“Regardless of challenges for the enterprise and the automotive business as a complete, Skoda UK achieved a document market share in 2020, which is testomony to the energy of our retail companions.”

Henrys Cars Skoda Glasgow dealershipIn an announcement issued this afternoon (February 18) Skoda UK mentioned that Henrys (Glasgow North) – additionally a franchisee with Honda, Suzuki and Ssangyong – had efficiently “upped its recreation from its class award win final 12 months”.

The Retailer of the 12 months award relies on excellent efficiency all year long, taking into consideration numerous components together with gross sales, aftersales and buyer satisfaction, it mentioned.

The complete record of class winners was as follows:

  • Buyer Expertise: Fred Rees Garages Ltd.(South Wales)
  • Individuals Excellence: All 128 Skoda retailers
  • Digital Expertise: Meadens Skoda (New Forest)
  • Service & Elements: Simpsons Skoda (Nice Yarmouth)
  • Gross sales: West Finish Storage (Edinburgh)
  • Most Improved Retailer: Marshall Skoda (Northampton)
  • Used Automobile Gross sales: Marshall Skoda (Leicester)
  • Finance: Murray Skoda (Plymouth)
  • Fleet Gross sales: Pulman Skoda (Durham)