It was in May 1904 that Charles Rolls first met with Sir Henry Royce at Manchester’s Midland Hotel to establish and set up one of the world’s finest companies, known throughout the world for engineering excellence.
Exactly 115 years later, to the month, Manchester has once again proved to be a centre of excellence for one of the world’s favourite motoring marques.
After investing millions of pounds in relocating to a state of the art dealership on Wilmslow Road, Wilmslow Cheshire just eighteen months ago. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Manchester has been awarded the accolade of the Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Regional Dealer of the Year for 2018. The prestigious award covering the UK, Western & Southern Europe including Russia category, was presented at the brand’s 2019 Global Dealer Conference held in Shanghai.
The award is presented to dealers on a worldwide basis covering a number of measurements including, Sales, Ownership Services, Customer Satisfaction, Parts, People and Training. All in all Manchester beat a total of 18 Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dealerships spanning throughout Europe to claim their award following a fantastic first year of trading at its new innovative facility.
Commenting on the award Jon Crossley, Managing Director of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Manchester said, “This is the third time in 8 years we have won this amazing award, previously in 2010 and 2011 and I am absolutely delighted! I want to thank all of my team for working so hard to establish our new facility in our first year of trading. We have proved that Manchester continues to be such an important location for the Rolls-Royce marque and are we remain proud of the fact that for every 4 cars sold in the UK, 1 of them is from our dealership in Manchester.”