“With the opening of our incredible new facility, we’re launching an exciting new chapter for our team and our loyal Hyundai customers,” said Christian Chia, CEO of OpenRoad Auto Group. “This new building will allow us to elevate our customers’ dealership experience while providing the space to keep up with the demand for Hyundai’s award-winning lineup of vehicles.”
At over 33,000 square feet, OpenRoad Hyundai Richmond offers up a unique circular architecture and bronze-coloured design which reflects Hyundai’s Global Dealership Space Identity. The 11-vehicle showroom features a modern design with floor-to-ceiling glass and digital kiosks that are made to enhance the customer shopping experience. The new service area features 16 service bays, four service drive throughs, one detail wash bay and an automated car wash, plus a sophisticated customer lounge with a variety of conveniences.
“The new Hyundai Richmond dealership is an important new landmark facility for Hyundai Auto Canada and we’re thrilled to expand our longstanding partnership with OpenRoad Auto Group with this prominent new facility in Richmond,” said Michael Thurston, Zone Manager, Hyundai Auto Canada Corporation.
OpenRoad marked the opening of the new dealership with a reception and photo opportunity along with the Hyundai Richmond management team and staff, including Christian Chia, CEO of OpenRoad Auto Group; Harj Gill, vice-president regional operations; Patrick Lau, general manager, OpenRoad Hyundai Richmond; Michael Thurston, western zone manager Hyundai Auto Canada Corporation and Marc Gandossi, district customer experience manager, western zone, Hyundai Auto Canada Corporation