Published on February 27th, 2017 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Bentley gets a new home in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle
Wearnes Quest Sdn Bhd celebrates the grand opening of Bentley Kuala Lumpur’s new flagship showroom at Etiqa Twins, the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle.
“When we took on the franchise in 2008, our vision was to strengthen the brand presence with the establishment of Bentley Kuala Lumpur as a city centre landmark. We did that with the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Gallery 8 years ago, and today marks another milestone for us” explained Jerry Lee, Managing Director of Wearnes Quest.
The new flagship retail space boasts a 6,400 square feet bold, clear and contemporary space, furnished with carefully selected, high quality materials and furniture that portends Bentley’s signature experience. The new showroom opens up the access and guidance to the world of Bentley, to which reflects Bentley’s rich 97-year heritage of signature craftsmanship and attention to detail.
“This is a manifestation of our long term commitment to continue growing with and serving our very important customers and Bentley Motors,” Lee added.
The grand opening also premiered the Limited Edition Continental GT Speed: Black Speed by Mulliner, one of the most exclusive Bentleys ever produced. Limited to 20 examples, the Black Speed is exclusively available only to customers in South East Asia and Australasia.
The world’s first luxury SUV, Bentayga was also featured during the grand opening.
“The new showroom has been designed to give our customers a bold, clear and contemporary vision of the Bentley brand, and is finished with the same level of luxury for which our cars are renowned,” comments David Jackson, Regional Manager of Bentley Motors, Asia Pacific. “With the help of our retail partner, Wearnes Quest, we have redefined the automotive retail environment, blending traditional craftsmanship and contemporary design to showcase the best of British luxury performance.”
Gabor Csurgai, Regional Managing Director of Wearnes Automotive Group commented, “With a 110-year automotive legacy and experience with brands that are synonymous with luxury performance and excellence, Wearnes’ investment and commitment to Bentley ascertains a stronger local presence in Malaysia, and a promise that our customers will receive nothing less than Bentley’s expectation of excellence.”
Among the prestigious launch, Breitling showcased the Breitling for Bentley collection, the Bentley Supersports B55, reflecting an exclusive universe where luxury and accomplishment converge. Breitling’s partnership with Bentley is associated with the love of fine mechanisms, a passion for achievements and quest for technical and aesthetic excellence.
The grand opening also featured the winning designs of the Bentley Be Extraordinary International School competition, a platform for International Schools to design a Bentley to be launched in 2050, in conjunction with the Education is GREAT campaign initiated by the British High Commission Kuala Lumpur.
The world of Bentley can now be experienced at their new home. Bentley Kuala Lumpur is located at Lot 1.1, Ground Floor, Etiqa Twins, 11 Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur.