A family business trading since 1924, Malone’s are already established as the Toyota Dealer in Navan Co Meath before opening its new premise in Drogheda on the 2nd of January 2014. Malone’s Navan became a Toyota Dealer in 1973 and the Dealership guided by Dealer Principal John Malone, is recognized for its excellent customer service for both sales and aftersales. Malone’s Drogheda commenced operations on January 2nd employing over 10 people with the expectation of further employment as the business grows and the car sales increase in 2014.
Commenting on the announcement, David Shannon, Managing Director of Toyota Ireland said: “We are delighted to appoint Malone’s as our new Dealer in Drogheda and look forward to working closely with John Malone and all the team as they grow their business and strengthen Toyota’s presence in Co Louth even further. With the impressive array of new vehicles we’ve introduced to the Irish market this year, including the all new RAV 4, Corolla, and the recently launched Auris and Yaris Hybrid, Verso and Proace it’s a great time to be joining the Toyota dealer network.”
Dealer Principal John Malone said, “I am hugely excited about becoming Toyota’s newest dealer. I believe that the combination of our strong local reputation with the reliability, choice and value synonymous with the Toyota brand, will enable Malone’s Drogheda to enjoy great success in 2014 and into the future.”
Dealer Principal John Malone has opened his new, state of the art showroom, Malone’s of Drogheda. Relocating from their old premises in Drogheda the newest Toyota Dealership in Louth is located at the M1 Retail Park.
Malones of Drogheda will create 10 additional new jobs within sales, aftersales and administrative roles.
Encompassing 1,400 square metres, the new showroom features Toyota’s new Retail Concept offering customers an immersive experience, encompassing a combination of physical, human and digital touch points, which will guide the customer through the showroom.
Malone’s aftersales service comprises a 10 bay workshop featuring pre-NCT and inspection bays along with dedicated Express Servicing bays to provide the ultimate in customer convenience.
Dealer Principal John Malone states; “I am truly excited about opening our new state of the art showroom and look forward to welcoming many new customers to Malone’s of Drogheda, as well our loyal Toyota customers. I believe that our new premises are the perfect representation to showcase Toyota’s extensive range of hybrid vehicles as well the entire Toyota passenger and commercial vehicle line-up.
Steve Tormey, Chief Executive at Toyota Ireland commented; “I would like to congratulate John and Stella, as well as the entire team in Malone’s of Drogheda, on the opening of their new premises. Malone’s of Drogheda is the ideal location for visitors to experience the latest Toyota automotive technology, such as our range of hybrid vehicles, with an unrivalled customer experience. On behalf of Toyota Ireland, we wish John and his team every success”.