In this blog post our resident reporter Graham Curry went to Desmond Motors Ford Store and asked managing director Mr Garrett Mallon to give us a insight into the dealership…
Where are you based?
173 Strand Road
Tel: 028 7136 7136
How long have you been in business?
Generally how many cars do you have on site?
Do you specialise in a particular type of car?
Do you offer any other car services?
Valeting, Service & Rental Departments. Motability with two nominated Motability Specialists. Rental with the latest range of new Fords. Ford Store personalised Vignale Relationships Manager. Transit Centre back up service. Parts with full range of stock & a workshop with Ford Master Technicians.
What’s your most expensive car?
What’s the most special car you have ever sold?
Porsche 911 Turbo
What’s your best tip for someone looking for a car at the moment?
Buy from a Dealer with excellent reputation & avail of the great low rate finance offers available.
What would be your dream car and why?
Ferrari 458 or La Ferrari
What is your favourite car movie?
Dukes of Hazard/Mustang
What do you like to do when you’re not at work?
Play golf & Family Time
What is the key to your success?
Surround yourself with a good team. Embrace modern technology & move with the times. Time Management & hard work.