5. December 2012AAA AUTO Group Raised its Sales by 18,1% in November 2012 YOY with 4,270 Sold Cars
Prague / Budapest, 5 December 2012 – AAA AUTO Group sales in November 2012 were still very strong regardless of talks about new upcoming economical slowdown. The Group sold 4,270 cars in November 2012 in comparison with 3,617 in the same month last year.
6. November 2012AAA AUTO as the first provides unique service Live Video Tour - on-line remote inspection of a vehicle
Prague, 6 November 2012 – AAA AUTO officially started its Live Video Tour (LVT) service for remote car inspections with the Russian Federation being the first country where LVT was fully implemented. The customers who pick the car on Russian AAA AUTO web site and have no time to travel to Moscow´s branch in order to inspect it, can use another way, how to check out a real condition of the car. Through LVT they can see all parts of the car in a real time and also listen to the sound of the car engine, from a comfort of their living rooms. Salesman will also answer any question during a presentation. The connection with the salesman is provided via the phone and web browser of PC with internet connection. The project is a test for later implementation in Czech and Slovak Mototechna.
23. October 2012AAA AUTO established a new contact center of customer care
Prague, 23 October 2012 - The new CEO of AAA AUTO Karolína Topolová, after first hundred days in the office, introduces new Contact Center for AAA AUTO customers. Under the Contact Center will fall all the functional units, which are responsible for contact with customers and solving their requirements, i.e. call center, telemarketing and reclamations department. Contact Center will provide customers with a professional comprehensive care from the very initial purchase or sale of the car through the after-sales services to maintaining of long-term contacts.
17. October 2012Mototechna launches its own Mastercard coming with with discount of 4,5% for fuel
Prague, 16 October 2012 – Re-vived AAA AUTO brand Mototechna launches its first financial product – Mototechna Mastercard credit card. The holder of the credit card will be able to obtain a loan up to CZK 100 000 with interest-free period of 55 days and immediate approval.
15. October 2012The first new Mototechna branch outside Prague was launched in Kladno, today it began selling almost new cars
Prague, 15 October 2012 – After a successful launch in September, re-vived AAA AUTO brand Mototechna started opening branches outside Prague. The first one was launched in the new AAA AUTO showroom in Kladno with total capacity of 220 cars.
9. October 2012AIM will provide 24 months guarantee of mechanical and electrical parts for all Mototechna cars
Prague, 9 October 2012 – AAA AUTO almost-new and low kilometer demonstrator vehicles, sold by Mototechna, are now insured against mechanical and electrical faults for extended coverage period of full 24 months from the past 1 year. The insurance is provided by AIM Insurance company, which currently insures all AAA AUTO’s used cars against breakdowns.
4. October 2012AAA AUTO Group Grew by 15.1% in first 9 months of 2012 year on year
Prague / Budapest, 4 October 2012 – Sales of AAA AUTO Group grew by 15.1% in the first 9 months of 2012. In 3Q 2012, the sales grew by 13.1% yoy, while the largest growth of 30.7% has been registered in Slovakia. Russian branch is fulfilling the business plan and the Czech operation finished flat.
25. September 2012AAA AUTO Opens new car centers in Sokolov and Michalovce
Prague, 26 September 2012 – AAA AUTO, the largest central European used car dealer, opens two new branches in two countries simultaneously. Today it launched buying and selling in its car centers in Sokolov in western Bohemia and in Michalovce in eastern Slovakia. The total count of branches in the AAA AUTO Group now climbed to 29.
20. September 2012AAA AUTO developes New, Stand-Alone CRM and Specialized Automotive Business Systems
Prague, 20 September 2012 – AAA Auto Group N.V. has extended its reach into the Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) field. The company’s fully-owned subsidiary AUTOMOTIVE RETAIL SYSTEMS s.r.o. (formerly CarWay Assistance CZ s.r.o.) is developing two new, stand-alone systems, one for Customer Relations Management (CRM) and another for used-car pricing, buying and stock management. Both systems are nearing completion, with operational testing to begin in Q1 2013.
5. September 2012AAA AUTO car stock reached historical after-crisis record of CZK 1 billion in value
Prague, 5 September 2012 – The total value of all cars currently owned and offered for sale by AAA AUTO climbed to value of 1 billion Czech crowns in the countries of operation this week. Only 10% cars are financed by banks or leasing companies. The total AAA AUTO stock in three countries (CZ, SK, RU) now counts over 8000 cars.