ROLLS-ROYCE OPENS ADDITIONAL DEALERSHIP IN MOSCOW







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: June 20, 2012
Categories: General News

  • Avilon becomes second dealer in Russia
  • Rolls-Royce strengthens dealer network in best-selling  Continental European market
  • Luxury car manufacturer foresees additional sales potential  in Moscow

Rolls-Royce Moscow Russia

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has today announced that it has further  strengthened its dealer network in Russia. Avilon in Moscow has been  authorised as the second dealership in the Russian capital by the  manufacturer of super luxury cars and will act as ‘Avilon, Rolls-Royce  Motor Cars Authorised Dealer’. The dealership is now operational and  the new showroom will be officially opened in early July by the CEO of  Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Torsten Müller-Ötvös.

James Crichton, Regional Director of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars for  Europe, said, “Rolls-Royce has shown great performance in Russia since  we authorised the first dealer in 2004. Our sales in Moscow doubled  last year in comparison to 2010 and we see further potential. Moscow,  with its population of nearly 12 million people, is larger than  Switzerland and hosts the highest number of billionaire residents  globally.” He continued: “We are delighted to authorise a partner with  a proven track record and an experienced team in the luxury automotive segment.”

Andrey Pavlovich, CEO of Avilon, commented: “Rolls-Royce  embodies luxury like no other brand, and the motor cars proudly  carrying the Spirit of Ecstasy are the ultimate symbol of success. I  look forward to exceeding the expectations of the world’s  most discerning customers. The team will be led by Anastasia  Zbarskaya, General Manager for the Avilon Rolls-Royce business,  who has a wealth of experience in the luxury segment.”

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is enjoying sustained sales success. After the  record year of 2011, sales in Russia saw a further healthy increase in  the first half 2012.