Dealer News

More than £1,000 raised for charity at 24-hour bowl-a-thon

November 11, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1177

BRISTOL folk turned out to a 24-hour bowl-a-thon last week and have so far helped raise more than £1,000 for a charity in the city. Wessex Garages organised the event at Hollywood Bowl at Avonsmead, St Phillips Marsh from 9am on November 7 until 9am on November 8 in aid of Penny Brohn Cancer Care

Nissan Micra hits the road to help publicise the Wild Place Project

November 5, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1109

A TOURIST attraction in Bristol has put a new vehicle on the road to help raise awareness of the company – thanks to a car dealership in the city. The Wild Place Project is now able to use a Nissan Micra with the help of Wessex Garages on Pennywell Road. Paul Pritchard, Marketing Manager at

Dorchester Nissan helps raise the profile of Motability scheme

November 4, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1292

A DORSET Nissan retailer has played host to a high-profile event designed to raise the profile of the Motability scheme in the region. Dorchester Nissan was the venue as local MP Oliver Letwin presented Motability member Michael Halls with the keys to his new car – a Nissan Note. Mr Letwin, the

VIDEO: Looking back – and ahead in the run-up to Qashqai unveiling

November 1, 2013 • Dealer News, New Qashqai, News • Views: 1135

EXCITEMENT is building in the run-up to the unveiling of Nissan’s all-new Qashqai next Thursday. The original Qashqai defined the crossover segment and has remained ahead of the game ever since. But this remarkable success didn’t happen by chance. Through intelligent design and by

Nissan-sponsored Colin, 17, wins motor racing championship in style

October 31, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1500

IT WASN’T just Sebastian Vettel who was winning a motor racing championship last weekend. Two wins in the final two races of the season at the Snetterton 300 circuit in Norfolk on Saturday ensured 17-year-old Scottish racing driver, Colin Noble Jnr from Midlothian, won the UK championship of

WKB staff in the pink to raise money for Breast Cancer research

October 25, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 948

STAFF at a Hampshire Nissan dealership were pretty in pink today as they took part in an event to raise money for breast cancer research. Today is ‘Wear it Pink Day’ – billed as the UK’s biggest, pinkest fund-raising event. Organisers say it gives people the chance to join

Cardiff dealership records 44 per cent increase in sales

October 25, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 981

A CARDIFF car dealership says that despite the economic climate, the city’s motorists were still keen to buy new cars last month with sales up by 44 per cent compared with last year. Wessex Garages on Hadfield Road also recorded sales up by 40 per cent for the quarter from July until September

VIDEO: Why E-Vision is a great way to make garage work more transparent

October 24, 2013 • Dealer News, New Note, Video • Views: 1197

VENTURING into a workshop to get a car serviced can sometimes leave motorists feeling confused and bamboozled by jargon. So how much easier would it be if the garage emailed customers a quick video showing what work needed to be done? Well, that’s exactly what Nissan’s new eVision service does.