Aldar, Al Fahim to build 5900sqm Mercedes showroom
Construction on the new facility is scheduled to start in Q4 2017, with handover expected in early 2019
Abu Dhabi-based property developer, Aldar Properties, has signed an agreement with Al Fahim Group, to build a Mercedes-Benz and AMG showroom with an express service centre on Yas Island.
Construction on the new facility is scheduled to start in the fourth quarter of 2017, with handover expected in early 2019.
The 5,900m2 Mercedes-Benz and AMG showroom represents a sizable portion of the gross floor area for Aldar’s new planned retail park on Yas Island which was announced in March 2017.
The Mercedes-Benz and AMG Yas Island project will be developed by a consortium of four architectural design firms.
Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, chief executive officer of Aldar, said: “We are delighted to partner with Al Fahim Group to bring this first-of-its-kind Mercedes-Benz and AMG showroom and express service centre to Yas Island.”
Currently, Al Fahim Group houses the world’s largest Mercedes-Benz facility in the industrial zone of Mussafah through its flagship company, Emirates Motor Company – Mercedes-Benz authorised distributor in the Abu Dhabi.
Ahmed Abdul Jalil Al Fahim, chairman of Al Fahim Group, stated, “We are excited to partner with Aldar to build the world’s first Autohaus combining the new Mercedes-Benz and AMG Performance Centre architecture under one roof.
“To grant visitors the best customer experience in the region, the complex will have all the elements of future showroom concepts for Mercedes-Benz and AMG; such as, complete digitalisation and new job roles.”