FG Barnes Vauxhall has reopened its doors to the public after the government issued guidance permitting car dealerships to welcome customers from 1 June.
People in the Maidstone, Guildford and the surrounding areas can now visit the showrooms in Guildford & Maidstone in person and take a closer look at the range of brand new Vauxhall vehicles available, which is currently available with no deposit, 0% interest and nothing to pay for three months. Job Loss Payment Waiver is also currently included, for extra peace of mind*.
A range of measures have been put in place at FG Barnes to help keep staff and customers safe. Face masks and hand sanitising gel are available for everyone in the showroom, where the latest health and safety information and guidance is also displayed. Staff have been provided with gloves, and desks have been fitted with clear screens. Customers are asked to observe markers on the floor and abide by social distancing guidelines.
A rigorous cleaning schedule is being implemented across all areas of the showroom, with every vehicle regularly disinfected and desks thoroughly cleaned after each customer. For the foreseeable future, machines serving refreshments will remain out of use.
Customers are still welcome to take a test drive. Vehicles will be fully disinfected before use or fitted with protective coverings, and the sales consultant will sit on the back seat wearing PPE, or they can be unaccompanied.
Those who have purchased a new Vauxhall still have the option to collect in person if they wish, however they will also receive handover videos via email to demonstrate the key features of their new car along with the necessary paperwork which can be completed electronically.
Bala Waran, the Group Director of FG Barnes said: “We are absolutely delighted to be reopening the doors to our showroom and welcoming customers back to our Vauxhall dealerships. Of course, we are aiming to provide the personal service that people in Maidstone & Guildford have come to expect from us and we want our customers’ experiences of the Vauxhall range to be as close to ‘normal’ as possible, while also taking the necessary steps to protect staff and members of the public alike.
“We have a fantastic offer currently available – it really is a superb opportunity to get a brand new Vauxhall with zero deposit, zero interest and nothing to pay for three months – and we look forward to seeing our customers very soon.”
*Offer subject to availability at participating Retailers only. Personal Contract Purchase. Finance subject to status, Ts&Cs apply. Applicants must be 18+. Finance by Vauxhall Finance, CF15 7YT. 24-48 month term available. First 3 monthly payments deferred. At the end of the agreement there are three options: i) Part exchange the vehicle, where equity is available ii) Pay the optional final payment to own the vehicle, or iii) Return the vehicle. Payment Waiver: Terms, exclusions and eligibility criteria apply. See: vauxhall.co.uk/paymentwaiver for details. Offer applies to private individuals and Vauxhall Partners. Orders from 18 May 2020 to 2 July 2020. Vauxhall Motors Limited reserves the right to change, amend or withdraw this offer at any point in time.”