The new complex offers integrated services which include sales of new vehicles, maintenance and part sales.
Andres Poma, National Manager of Excel Automotive, told Laprensagrafica.com, "The complex is located one block from the railway monument and has a total area of 2.520 m² of which 548 m² are workshop services. These workshops have two maintenance workstations and an express maintenance station with an average turnover of 30 minutes per vehicle.”
The Panamanian car distributor, Excel Automotive, opened its third branch in the country.
According to Laestrella.com.pa, "Excel is the automotive division of Grupo Poma of El Salvador and it acquired the Mitsubishi distributorship in Panama."
The manager of the automotive company, Ricardo Cuellar told the media: "We have decided it is time to begin to grow and we are taking a step toward what will be sustained growth with this third branch."
Grupo Q is investing $5 million in the construction of an automotive center of 4 thousand square meters, including an exhibition area and vehicle sales, parts and maintenance service area.
Representatives of the distributor of Nissan and Chevrolet, whose headquarters are in El Salvador, believe that the economic growth seen in Nicaragua in recent years has led to the arrival of new investments in different productive sectors.
Investing in and maintaining an in-company workshop is expensive, but when the fleet size is large, the reduction in maintenance and repair costs can justify it.
This is the experience of Coca Cola Femsa in Costa Rica, which is performing preventive and corrective maintenance, and technical reviews of the 450 vehicles in its fleet in its own automotive workshop.