Behbehani Motors Company appointed as sole official Volkswagen distributor in Kuwait
Audi Volkswagen Middle East has announced the appointment of Behbehani Motors Company as the sole Volkswagen brand distributor in Kuwait. The appointment, which came into effect on 1 November 2007, is in line with Volkswagen Group’s new strategic repositioning for the country.
The new distribution agreement with Behbehani Motors Company will further strengthen the presence of Volkswagen, Europe’s largest carmaker, in the booming Kuwaiti market.
Behbehani Motors Company, eager to start servicing existing and potential Volkswagen customers, has an already existing state-of-the-art 100% Volkswagen CI compliant showroom located in Al Rai.
Hans-Dieter Keller, Managing Director of Volkswagen Middle East, said: “The Volkswagen Group is following a new strategic direction in Kuwait, by which Behbehani Motors Company have been appointed as the sole official distributor of the Volkswagen brand.” He continued: “The Kuwaiti market is a vital one for us in the region and we are convinced that we have found a strong partner in one of the country’s most reputable companies, Behbehani Motors Company.”
Ali Morad Behbehani, Vice President of Behbehani Motors Company, commented: “We have a long history with Volkswagen dating back to the 1950s. We are very excited to be able to continue our partnership with this prestigious brand and look forward to developing this challenging market that shows great potential.” He added: “We always strive to deliver the highest level of customer satisfaction. That is why we invested in excellent infrastructure in our Volkswagen showroom and service centre as well as in highly trained professional staff who will not only meet, but exceed our customers’ expectations.”