Largest Aston Martin Dealership Opens In Tokyo
By Kyle Lindsay
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:20
Aston Martin Tokyo is now open for business with the inauguration today of a new landmark dealership located at the heart of Tokyo’s Aoyama district.
Aston Martin Tokyo is expected to become Aston Martin’s largest dealer by volume worldwide and is part of the British luxury marque’s £500m trade and investment programme in Japan announced in August. The state-of-the-art 1,000m2development, includes both the dealership and a new global brand centre spread across adjacent buildings.
Known as ‘The House of Aston Martin Aoyama’, the company’s first global brand centre will fully open for business on November 21st. Created to showcase all aspects of the Aston Martin experience, The House of Aston Martin Aoyama brings together the art and entertainment of the brand. Occupying a commanding presence on the famous Aoyama Dori, the brand centre covers three floors and includes vehicle displays, a shop and space for relaxing and entertaining.
Presiding over the opening ceremony, Dr. Andy Palmer, President & CEO Aston Martin said, “As the second largest luxury car market worldwide, Japan is key to Aston Martin’s future success. As we map out our global retail presence, we are confident that Aston Martin Tokyo will quickly become our largest dealer by volume in the world.”
“With the launch of this state-of-the-art dealership facility in conjunction with SKY GROUP, The House of Aston Martin Aoyama and the upcoming Meta Technology and Luxury Accelerator office, we are committed to not only providing our customers with the best service and best products, but the best luxury experience.”
‘House of Aston Martin Aoyama’ is set to become a destination in its own right. The House of Aston Martin Aoyama will provide our customers and brand enthusiasts a new hub for art, culture, shopping, luxury and elegance. It will be the place to go for inspiration and to learn about Aston Martin’s design philosophies whilst experiencing the spirit of Aston Martin through its ‘Art of Living’ products and experiences.
The dealership, is operated by leading automotive retailer SKY GROUP, which already manages 26 dealer facilities for a variety of brands across Tokyo, Kanagawa and Niigata. Aston Martin Tokyo becomes the organisation’s first dedicated sales space in the capital, focused around a beautiful eight-car showroom displaying the brand’s full range of sports cars.
Mr. Shigeto Kasai, SKY GROUP CEO said, “Since officially starting Aston Martin Tokyo operations in April, we are delighted to have opened our new permanent Aoyama home. It is an honour to work with Aston Martin, and we look forward to delivering first-class service commensurate with such a renowned British luxury brand to our Tokyo customers.”
Aston Martin Tokyo is located at 1-2-3 Kita Aoyama, Tokyo 107-0061, Tel 03-5410 0070.
Aston Martin has a growing dealer network in Japan, covering five major cities: Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka and Hiroshima.