By Theodore Opara
Mercedes-Benz has continued to make its presence felt across the country by appointing dealers to market and maintain its products in all locations across the country. Jetvan Automobiles is the newest member of the Mercedes-Benz family, which officially opened its doors to customers with the unveiling of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Arena in Lekki, Lagos, a 3S Centre (spare sales and service)
Speaking at the opening of the ultra modern office, which comprises of a showroom, service centre and spare parts departments, the managing director, Jetvan, Mr. Tobi Ajayi, highlighted the qualities of Mercedes-Benz products espeically to Sprinter bus which he said have no rivals in its segment.
Mr. Ajayi explained that Jetvan is an authorised dealer of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter in Nigeria, having started operations in 2015 with the responsibility for sales, and services of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans and mini buses.
With head office in Lagos and field service workshops in Benin, Abuja, Asaba and Port Harcourt, the Jetvan boss said that the Sprinter vehicle range is a must-have for business outfits seeking quick reward on their investments.
Genuine spare parts
Jetvan Automobiles prides itself as a one-stop mall for everything related to Mercedes Benz Sprinter buses as it is equipped with a great measure of genuine spare parts. VIP luxury buses are also available for hire. The VIP Sprinter buses are equipped with high quality interior leather and fits, inter-com, Burl Wood treatments, central security systems, Control and Navigation Systems, GPS tracking, Communication Kits and Furnishing/Gizmos.
“The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is a strong, high quality, durable, reliable, comfortable and safe vehicle. This vehicle is made for your business in Nigeria. It is primarily a commercial vehicle,” Mr. Ajayi stated.
The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter bus safety advantages. Better braking performance in wet conditions, Co-driver’s airbag for single or double codriver’s seat, Braking systems with ABS, ASR, EBD Brake Assist (BAS), Adaptive brake lights three point seat belts.
Quality endurance testing covering 8 million kilometers ensures perfect functioning and a long service life for all components. Highly qualified staff and precision production facilities enable an exemplary standard of quality while outstanding three-stage corrosion protection guarantees, 12-year warranty against corrosion.
A comprehensive quality management system ensures the high standard of production quality, with every vehicle undergoing testing prior to dispatch.
In his remark, the Managing Director of Weststar Associates, authorised distributors of Mercedes-Benz brand in Nigeria, Mr. Mirko Plath explained that against the backdrop of growing customer base and the responsibility to improve their accessibility across the country, Weststar is pleased to announce ‘Jetvan Automobiles’ as an addition to the Mercedes-Benz Authorized dealership network for ‘Sprinter Bus’ sales and services in Nigeria in order to adequately serve and support all Mercedes-Benz customers.