30 October 2013

Spirit goes Skoda

The Spirit Motor Group in Sandyford is the latest dealer in the Skoda Ireland network, writes Brian Byrne.

The additiion of the brand to the dealership will create ten new jobs, growing to 20 over time, bringing the total number of people employed by Spirit Motor Group in Sandyford to over 80. The new dealership will operate from a showroom on Rowan Avenue in Sandyford, across the road from the Beacon Hospital.

John Donegan, Brand Director, Skoda Ireland said the brand is marking 20 years in business in Ireland and are undertaking one of the biggest model launch programmes in the company’s 117-year history.

Alan Moore is Dealer Principal of the new Spirit Skoda dealership.

Pictured at the launch of the initiative are Gerard O’Farrell, Group MD of Spirit Motor Group, Robert Guy, Head of Sales, Skoda Ireland, Alan Moore; dealer principal, Spirit Motor Group and Simon Barrett; Brand Manager, Spirit Skoda.