Western Motors plans major expansion of Abu Dhabi facility

Western Motors, the distributor of Chrysler Jeep, Mopar and Fiat in Abu Dhabi, plans to more than double the size of its automotive complex on Airport Road by Q1 2018

A rendering of the Chrysler Jeep, Mopar and Fiat showroom facility being developed by Western Motors.
A rendering of the Chrysler Jeep, Mopar and Fiat showroom facility being developed by Western Motors.

Western Motors, an Al Fahim Group company and the distributor for Chrysler Jeep, Fiat and Mopar in Abu Dhabi, is planning to more than double the size of its automotive complex on Airport Road, Abu Dhabi by Q1 2018.

The expansion project will see the company increase it operational space on the site by more 155%, including the development of a 1,975m2 facility equipped with a showroom, service areas and offices for its three principles: Chrysler Jeep, Fiat and Mopar.

The complex will specifically include a dedicated Mopar service area covering between 570m2 to 660m2, alongside further facility dedicated to Wranglers and Jeep models.

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Frank Bernthaler, automotive CEO for Al Fahim Group, said: “This expansion reflects our dedication to succeeding in our home, Abu Dhabi. The new facility will offer unrivalled customer service and set new standards in the automotive sector in Abu Dhabi.”

Set to open in the first quarter of 2018, the expansion will also improve accessibility to the site, the parking facilities on site, alongside providing a dedicated area for services related to the Mopar and a separate used car section.

Bernthaler further noted that is the first in a series of planned expansions by Al Fahim Group as part of the company’s strategic growth plan for the emirate as a whole.

He said: “Earlier in the year, we also opened an automotive complex in Al Ain and last year unveiled a new Mopar service centre and Fiat showroom in Mussafah. All of these developments are testament to our enduring commitment to serve our customers.”

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Established in 1976, Western Motors is the exclusive distributor and service provider for Chrysler Jeep, Fiat and Mopar in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as well as an authorised distributor for Ankai buses across the emirates.

 

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