Burnaby, BC, September 7, 2023 – OpenRoad Auto Group (OpenRoad), B.C.’s largest automotive dealership group, has officially moved its award-winning OpenRoad Honda Burnaby location on Kingsway to a brand new home at 5723 Marine Way. The 64,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility will provide current and prospective clients even easier accessibility from areas throughout Metro Vancouver with its central address.
“We are thrilled to have the project come to fruition,” says Aly Jiwani, Vice President of Regional Operations, OpenRoad Auto Group. “The future outlook for automotive retail in Burnaby, and B.C. overall, continues to be strong and positive, and we are committed to making sound investments into our business. The new OpenRoad Honda Burnaby will allow our team to not only continue to service our customers to the best of their abilities, but to elevate their experience even further.”
The expansive new OpenRoad Honda Burnaby encompasses the new and pre-owned departments as well as the service and the parts department, all under one roof. It features over 64,000 square feet of interior space and can accommodate 11 vehicles in the showroom, double its previous location. It comes equipped with nine level-two electric vehicle chargers, one level-three charger, 22 service bays, one alignment bay, more than 9,500 sq. ft. of parts storage, parking stalls and rooftop parking for 135 cars, and built-in energy efficiencies.
“We are proud to focus on increasing our energy efficiency reach at the new OpenRoad Honda Burnaby, which has been a goal of ours for a while,” adds Ryan Muir, General Manager, OpenRoad Honda Burnaby. “To show our commitment, we’ve joined the Honda Green Dealer program and have reduced our energy usage by 50% – qualifying for Platinum status, the only dealership in BC to achieve this designation.”
In addition to joining the Honda Green Dealer program, customer service remains at the forefront of OpenRoad Honda Burnaby’s mission. The dealership recently received its third Honda Driving Excellence (HDE) recognition in-a-row last year, where Canadian Honda dealerships are celebrated for demonstrating exceptional customer service and possess profound knowledge of the Honda brand.
“For over 25 years, OpenRoad Honda’s dedication, effort and commitment has been exceptional in taking care of Honda clients in the Burnaby area and they have now raised the benchmark in going above and beyond by investing in this new and modern dealership,” says Steve Hui, Assistant Vice President, Honda Canada. “Honda’s electrified future and next-generation vehicles are coming, and the new OpenRoad Honda Burnaby facility is ready to support this path forward. I wish OpenRoad Auto Group all the best on this successful milestone and thank you for being a great partner.”
OpenRoad Honda Burnaby is located at 5723 Marine Way. For current opening days and hours, please visit www.openroadhonda.ca.
ABOUT OPENROAD AUTO GROUP
Founded in 2000, OpenRoad Auto Group is B.C.’s largest automotive dealership group with over 1,700 associates representing 21 quality automotive brands at 37 full-service retail locations, including 28 Canadian auto retailers in B.C. and Ontario, five collision centres, and four luxury automotive brands in Bellevue, Washington. OpenRoad Auto Group offers car buyers and owners an experiential automotive retail service. With sales and service in multiple languages, OpenRoad Auto Group encourages a car buying experience based on Unlimited Possibilities Ahead. With a focus on innovation and lifelong relationships, OpenRoad offers free memberships in the Club OpenRoad loyalty points program. OpenRoad is proud to be one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, a CADA Laureate, and the recipient of multiple Canadian Best Employer Awards.
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