MCCARTHY SAYS: McCarthy Limited has announced the opening of a new McCarthy Suzuki dealership in Bloemfontein. The Group already has five Suzuki dealerships in Parow, East London, Pretoria Central, Strand and Umhlanga.
“The Suzuki brand is renowned for its exciting and dynamic automotive products. As Suzuki Auto South Africa’s leading dealership partner, we believe the brand has a lot to offer motoring customers,” said Brand Pretorius, CEO of McCarthy Limited. “Looking at the brand’s performance over the past year, we have great confidence in the future of the Suzuki brand in South Africa.”
According to Kazuyuki Yamashita, managing director of Suzuki Auto South Africa, “the central South African region is particularly important to the company strategically, both from a vehicle sales point of view, as well as to support for our existing customers in the area. McCarthy’s has been one of the top performing dealer groups since the launch of Suzuki Auto South Africa in 2008, and we are delighted that they will be handling the new Bloemfontein dealership,” said Yamashita.
The Suzuki line-up consists of a range of passenger and sports utility vehicles, including the Swift compact hatch, the SX4 hatchback, the Grand Vitara SUV and the Jimmy compact 4x4.
The new 1200m² McCarthy Suzuki Bloemfontein dealership is situated at a prime location in the motor retail area of the city, and will offer sales, parts and service to customers. According to dealer principal, Francois Pulzone, the public are very excited about the opening of the Suzuki dealership in Bloemfontein, and he and his team of 15 have already been inundated with calls.