Car dealership launches home test drives to mark 20th anniversary

PUBLISHED: 11:00 04 September 2019 | UPDATED: 11:00 04 September 2019

After 20 years, the company is still going strong, says boss Jonathan. Picture: JCB Group

After 20 years, the company is still going strong, says boss Jonathan. Picture: JCB Group


A major car dealer is celebrating its 20th anniversary by introducing a system that promises a “hassle-free” way to sample a new car from a customer’s own doorstep.

The JCB Group was originally launched as a single Volkswagen dealership in Gillingham but some 250,000 plus sales later the business has grown to include representation for 11 different automotive manufacturer brands and a Kia and Suzuki showroom in Ebbsfleet.

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The privately owned, family-run business is headed by managing director Jonathan Bischoff who set up the JCB Group 20 years ago.

He said: "We provide a bespoke local service, which is not something you can buy off the shelf. This is what sets our business apart."

Tge new services means customers can select a convenient time and place where they can drive around areas close to their home or workplace to take the hassle out of buying a new vehicle.

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