Bristol Street Motors has opened a new Nissan dealership in Stockton, expanding its Nissan representation in Tees Valley and bringing a wealth of automotive expertise and jobs to the community.

The new Bristol Street Motors Stockton Nissan dealership is situated at the well-established Preston Farm Industrial Estate, and is a transformation of the brand’s previous Stockton Motornation site into a dedicated Nissan business.

This exciting development introduces a state-of-the-art facility that will offer an array of services including the sale of new vehicles, such as the innovative Nissan LEAF and the stylish Nissan Juke. The dealership will continue to offer a wide selection of quality used cars. Comprehensive aftersales will also be available with service, parts, and Motability.

The establishment of Bristol Street Motors Stockton Nissan has generated a number of employment opportunities, reinforcing its commitment to local economic growth. The site has opened doors for skilled technicians, a service advisor, and a parts advisor to join the team.

The dealership will be spearheaded by Lee Stewart, previously the General Manager at Bristol Street Motors Darlington Nissan. Lee brings a wealth of brand knowledge and a proven track record of success to this new venture. Lee will be joined by Richard Burleigh, currently General Sales Manager at Bristol Street Motors Durham Ford.

Lee Stewart remarked: “It is an incredible honour to lead the charge as we open our new Nissan dealership on Teesside. Our mission is to deliver not only outstanding customer service, but also to become an integral part of the local community. We are thrilled to present a range of Nissan vehicles known for their innovation, reliability, and style.”

Steve Gould, Operations Director at Bristol Street Motors for their Nissan Renault division, commented: “The opening of the new Teesside dealership signifies an important step in our strategic growth. We’re excited to continue representing the Nissan brand in the area and look forward to bringing a fantastic experience to both existing and new customers.”

Robert Forrester, Chief Executive of Bristol Street Motors, stated: “Our new Bristol Street Motors Stockton Nissan dealership underscores our commitment to enhancing our service footprint and supporting local communities. We are confident that Lee Stewart and his team will provide the exceptional service standards synonymous with Bristol Street Motors.”

Csaba Vincze, Nissan’s Network Development and Customer Quality Director, said: ‘‘We thank Bristol Street Motors for the work they put into our continuing partnership and the investment they have made in this fantastic new dealership in Stockton.

‘‘Our new retail concept creates a modern and relaxed environment, which will make our customers and dealership colleagues feel at home. We know customers from Stockton and Middlesbrough, plus surrounding towns and villages, will be delighted with the new facility.’’