Kendall Auto Group Opens Kia Motors Dealership in Fairbanks
*Eugene, Ore. (June 2, 2010)—*Kendall Automotive Group is pleased to announce the opening of a Kia Motors dealership in Fairbanks, Alaska. Kendall Kia of Fairbanks, located at 3419 South Cushman, will offer a full line of new Kia products, factory certified parts and service as well as an extensive selection of quality pre-owned vehicles. The Fairbanks dealership will become a part of Kendall Auto Alaska, which currently represents Kendall Toyota/Scion, Lexus and Land Rover in Anchorage, Kendall Ford in Wasilla, and Kendall Toyota/Scion, Subaru, Mazda and Honda in Fairbanks.
“We are very excited to be able to bring the Kia product back to the community of Fairbanks,” said Kendall Automotive Group President, Dave Blewett. “Kia has an innovative line of dynamically styled vehicles and has seen an incredible period of growth over the last twelve months. We look forward to a long term partnership with Kia and continuing to contribute to the community of Fairbanks.”
The new home to Kendall Kia at 3419 South Cushman, is the former site of Auto Service Company’s RV Center. Once fully operational, Kendall anticipates having 10-15 full time employees at the Kia location.
Kendall Automotive Group is a family-owned business with headquarters in Eugene, Oregon. The company represents 15 automotive manufacturers and is one of the largest privately held auto dealership groups in the Northwest. Kendall owns and operates automotive dealerships in Oregon, Idaho and Alaska. With over 70 years of doing business in the Northwest, the family-owned operation prides itself on the Kendall Way—a customer-centric philosophy that makes the car-buying experience simple, fun and easy. The Kendall philosophy of doing business also calls for a significant investment in the communities it serves by supporting a variety of charitable causes including youth-oriented programs, healthcare for the under-served and other deserving organizations. For more information, visit www.kendallautoalaska.com <http://www.kendallautoalaska.com>.