Volvo Car Malaysia and Jayamas sign North Malaysia dealership agreement03/12/2012
The second new Volvo dealership agreement to be signed this quarterBack
Volvo Car Malaysia has signed a dealership agreement with Jayamas Premium Auto Sdn Bhd for the North Malaysia region at a signing ceremony in Kuala Lumpur today. In a strong indication of Volvo Car Malaysia’s commitment to local consumers, this represents the second new dealership agreement in the space of two months, with Clear Marque Sdn Bhd joining the Klang Valley dealerships in October.
The first Jayamas Premium Auto showroom will open in mid-January, 2013, offering both sales and service facilities in Butterworth, complete with a six bay service facility and a five car showroom.
"We foresee an exciting year ahead with the addition of the all-new Volvo V40 slated for the mid-year which will further bolster our product offerings in Malaysia. Anticipating this, we are expanding our dealership network in the Northern region to meet the demands of our growing customer base there," said Goran Larsson, President of Volvo Car Malaysia.
Jayamas is already well established in the Butterworth region with successful Honda, Mitsubishi, Ford, Kia and Suzuki dealerships under their stewardship. The new Volvo dealership will be headed by Ooi Wei Ming, as Volvo Cars General Manager for Jayamas Premium Auto. An experienced member of the automobile industry, Wei Ming will lead Volvo's drive for customer satisfaction in Butterworth, in line with Volvo’s brand philosophy of "Designed Around You".
"Volvo is one of Malaysia's most long-standing premium car brands and one that I personally have a great passion for" said Wei Ming. "I believe that our automotive pedigree at Jayamas will provide Volvo consumers with the confidence and service they expect from a premium marque such as Volvo"
Volvo Car Malaysia is the wholesaler and importer of Volvo cars. It was incorporated in May 1999 and will work in collaboration with Jayamas Premium Auto and its other local partners Federal Auto Cars, Angkatan Hebat, Clear Marque.