Western Motors, an Al Fahim Group company and distributor of Chrysler Jeep, Mopar and Fiat in Abu Dhabi, is planning to more than double the size of its automotive complex on Airport Road by Q1 2018.

The expansion project will see the company increase it operational space on the site by more 155%, including the development of a 1,975m2 facility equipped with a showroom, service areas and offices for three of its principles:  Jeep, Fiat and Mopar.

The complex will specifically include a dedicated Mopar service area covering between 570m2 to 660m2, alongside further facility dedicated to Wranglers and Jeep models.

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Frank Bernthaler, CEO of Alfahim Automotive, said: “The expansion of the Airport Road plot reflects our dedication to succeeding in our home, Abu Dhabi. The new facility will offer unrivalled customer service and set new standards in the automotive sector in Abu Dhabi.”

Set to open in the first quarter of 2018, the expansion will also improve accessibility to the site, the parking facilities on site, alongside providing a dedicated Mopar corner and a used car section.

According to Bernthaler, the new Western Motors facility is the first in a series of planned expansions by Al Fahim Group as part of the company’s strategic growth plan for the emirate as a whole.

He added: “Earlier in the year, we also opened our new automotive complex in Al Ain and last year Western Motors unveiled their new Mopar service centre and Fiat showroom in Mussafah. This is all testament of our unlimited commitment to serving our customers.”

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Established in 1976, Western Motors is the sole distributor of Mopar Chrysler Jeep and Fiat in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, and the authorised distributor of Ankai buses in the UAE market.