In this blog post our resident reporter Graham Curry went to Charles Hurst Nissan, Belfast and asked Sales Manager Pete Molloy to give us a insight into the dealership…
Where are you based?
Charles Hurst Nissan
62 Boucher Road
T: 028 9517 0213
How long have you been in business?
I’ve worked here for 6 years but the branch is here in excess of 30 years
How many staff do you have across your business?
14 in the sales team in Boucher including admin and approx. 20 in service
Generally how many cars do you have on site?
Always approx. 50 used and then a range of pre-reg vehicles and new cars
Do you specialise in a particular type of car?
All types of Nissan including LCV, 4X4, normal cars and we are the only Nismo (GTR) centre in all of Ireland!
Do you offer any other car services?
Servicing & Valeting!
What’s your most expensive car?
We can sell the GTR Nismo @ £135k
What’s the most special car you have ever sold?
We are waiting to deliver the first few MY 2017 GTR, with one arriving in December and another couple in January! They really should be something special as they are all the new ‘’Prestige’’ specification with the top spec interiors
What’s your best tip for someone looking for a car at the moment?
Make an appointment and come in to the dealership, we will do everything we can to help get you the best car for your budget!
What would be your dream car and why?
My absolute favourite car is The Nissan 370Z Nismo. I like the way that it will respond to whatever I do behind the wheel! both good and bad!
What is your favourite car movie?
I love all the James Bond car sequences, some excellent stunts through the years!
What do you like to do when you’re not at work?
I train as often as possible and spend time with my wife and 7 year old son. With the occasional beverage at the weekend!
What is the key to your success?
Patience and hard-work.
Photos: Graham Curry