OAKVILLE, ON, Sept. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Porsche Centre Oakville, the
largest and most technologically-advanced Porsche facility in Canada,
officially opened its doors today, ushering in an advanced customer
experience for car enthusiasts and owners in Canada.
The state-of-the-art facility measures 5,000 square metres and boasts a
22-vehicle showroom and 43-metre video wall, a 20-vehicle indoor
pre-owned display, covered outdoor canopy, and the Porsche After Sales
Service Centre. This indoor area includes Porsche Classic Service, the
Porsche Club Lounge with a full gourmet professional kitchen, the
Carrera Café, Porsche Driver's Selection Boutique and Porsche Kids Play
Area. In all aspects of sales and service, the latest Porsche
innovations - from web and mobile tools to diagnostic equipment and
parts management - have been incorporated to provide a customer
experience that is second-to-none.
"Porsche Centre Oakville embodies the ambitious characteristics of the
Porsche brand," said Francesco Policaro, General Manager for Porsche
Centre Oakville. "Porsche actively seeks ways to stretch
We're committed to making our Porsche Centre the most
exciting outpost for Porsche this side of the Porsche factory in
In keeping with Porsche's commitment to environmental responsibility,
the structure includes a number of efficiency features such as fully
automated LED lighting, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and
audio and video systems, an industry-leading TPO membrane roof, and
water powered aqua-lifts in each service bay.
The new world-class dealership will service the western GTA including
Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton and surrounding communities. It is
located on the south side of the QEW between Bronte Road and 3rd Line.
The centre now employs 42 skilled and Porsche-trained personnel.
About the Policaro Automotive Family
The Policaro Automotive Family employs 402 trained, motivated and
inspired employees and is a world-class automotive retail group known
for strong performance and excellent customer satisfaction. With eight
automobile franchises embracing seven automobile brands - Acura, Honda,
Hyundai, Lexus, Scion, Toyota and Porsche - the group has been building
and operating successful automobile dealerships around a single-minded
dedication to customer service and the enduring belief in the value of
strong relationships with customers, community and manufacturing
About Porsche Cars Canada
In August 2008, Porsche Cars Canada Limited (PCC), previously operating
with the United States as Porsche Cars North America, became a fully
independent subsidiary. It now has complete market and financial
accountability as an independent importer and reports directly to
Porsche headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany.
PCC employs 24 people who provide Porsche vehicles, parts, service,
marketing and training for its 15 Canadian Porsche Centres. Its
headquarters are located in Mississauga, Ontario.
Image with caption: "A photo from inside Porsche Centre Oakville - Canada's largest and most technologically-advanced Porsche facility that officially opened its doors on September 16, 2013 to service the western edge of the Greater Toronto Area, including Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Grimsby and surrounding communities. (CNW Group/Policaro Automotive Family)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20130916_C7660_PHOTO_EN_30893.jpg
Image with caption: "A photo from inside Porsche Centre Oakville - Canada's largest and most technologically-advanced Porsche facility that officially opened its doors on September 16, 2013 to service the western edge of the Greater Toronto Area, including Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Grimsby and surrounding communities. (CNW Group/Policaro Automotive Family)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20130916_C7660_PHOTO_EN_30894.jpg
SOURCE: Policaro Automotive Family
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Further information about Porsche Centre Oakville is available at:
www.porschecentreoakville.com or by phone at 877.331.0998
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