John Hughes Automotive Group of Companies is one of Western Australia’s largest retailers of new and pre-owned vehicles and one of the biggest company groups of its type in Australia, with a total annual turnover of over $650 million and a staff of approximately 560.
John Hughes Mitsubishi, the largest selling Mitsubishi dealer in Western Australia and consistently the first or second biggest selling Mitsubishi dealer in the whole of Australia. John Hughes Hyundai have been the top selling dealer in Australia every year since 1989 and were the world’s biggest selling Hyundai dealer for eight consecutive years (1992-1999), outselling dealers in USA, Europe, Asia and Canada. John Hughes Volkswagen. John Hughes KIA. Australia’s top selling KIA dealer. Park Ford Bentley John Hughes Geely, marketing the new passenger range from China. John Hughes also holds the Australian Distribution rights for Geely products and also distributes nationally ZX Auto utilities and S.U.V’s.
The John Hughes Group of Companies has five large pre-owned vehicle outlets in Victoria Park. Separate to the pre-owned outlets are the specialist used vehicle yards; Auto Warehouse which specialise in the less expensive vehicles from $3,000 to $10,000, and Prestige Car Centre, selling late model European luxury vehicles. These pre-owned outlets retail in excess of 10,000 cars and commercials per year and in total the John Hughes Group sells nearly 21,000 new and pre-owned vehicles every year.
The finance and insurance divisions of the John Hughes Group are an integral part of the operation.They consist of Sovereign Insurance, Sovereign Credit and the broking arms, Westralian Auto Finance and NuStart. These divisions are able to cater to all facets of our car buying clients needs.
All the new and pre-owned retail companies are supported by one of Western Australia’s largest service and parts operations. These are based in East Victoria Park and Welshpool. Combined, the service divisions handle over 60,000 jobs every year. John Hughes is a leading sales agent for Bridgestone Tyres and retail batteries through a division – Wizard Batteries.
John Hughes offer their own State-wide Roadside Assist programme, operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.
John Hughes have eleven fully equipped mobile service vehicles with specially selected and trained technicians, who service our customer’s vehicles at their home or office.
In July 2003, John Hughes launched www.johnhughes.com.au . The website receives unique monthly visitations in excess of 30,000 and acts as a 24 hrs showroom for online vehicle buyers locally, interstate and internationally. Whilst size and scope of operation is extremely important in business today, it is the John Hughes company philosophy, which provides the key to ongoing success of the group.
“We are a friendly and efficient company, trading with integrity and determined to give our customers the very best of service”.