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Aherns Motor Group new Renault dealer for north Kerry

Renault Group Ireland has appointed Aherns Motor Group in Castleisland as the new dealer for Renault, Dacia and Renault LCV sales and aftersales in north Kerry.

Established in 1927 by Jack Ahern, the Ahern name is synonymous within the motor industry and Aherns Motor Group is today run by Paul and Pat Ahern.

The Renault and Dacia car and van brands will feature prominently within the current five-acre motor store in Castleisland, which is located just 10 minutes from the town of Tralee.

Aherns Motor Group will also have a Renault and Dacia aftersales service for customers in the region.

From left: Brian Quinlan , Renault Ireland; Paddy Magee , County Operations Director Renault Ireland (Seated); Lynne Boucher, Sales and Network Manager Renault Ireland; Pat Ahern, Director Aherns Motor Group (Seated); Paul Ahern, Director Aherns Motors Group; and Barry Ryan, Sales Manager Aherns Motor Group

Commenting on the announcement Pat Ahern said: “We are delighted that Renault Group is joining us at our dealership in Castleisland.

“We are excited about the partnership as Renault Group has a vast and exciting product line up in passenger cars and vans and their new E-Tech electric and hybrid product is impressive – they really have something for everyone.

“Given their successful history in north Kerry we have no doubt that demand will be high and the new partnership will be a great success.”

Patrick Magee, country operations director, Renault Group Ireland added: “We are delighted at Renault Group to have Aherns Motor Group on board in the north Kerry region representing the Renault and Dacia brands.

“The business is steeped in history and both Paul and Pat’s skills and experience complement our drive for exceptional customer care and professionalism. We look forward to many years of an excellent partnership”.