Following the government announcement regarding the new tier 4 restrictions from 26th December, we wanted to communicate how Winchester Motor Group will be helping keep you moving.
From 29th December our aftersales departments will operate as normal in a safe & secure manner and be open on an appointment only basis.
Our sales showrooms will unfortunately not be open to the public until further notice. We will be able to talk to you via video, send you videos of any vehicles you are looking at and meet all your sales requirements as if we were face to face. Customers can still collect cars purchased online or via the telephone directly from our SKODA sites, via our Click & Collect facility. We are also able to offer home delivery options, again all carried out in a totally safe and secure manner.
Our team are on hand to assist in a variety of ways with all your sales & aftersales enquiries, being telephone, email or live chat.
We would also like to take this opportunity for your continued support to Winchester Motor Group and we very much look forward to seeing you again (in person) soon!
Please also take the time to read our Managing Directors Covid-19 statement
Please watch this short video for more information relating to changes made in response to Covid-19 within on SKODA businesses.
Our Contactless Customers Journey
If you need or would like to change your car and do not want to visit our dealership, we want to make it as easy and as safe as possible for you without you having to leave your home except to collect your new car.
With our Contactless Customer Journey, you can browse our selection of New and Used vehicles online to find your perfect car, complete the paperwork remotely and schedule a home delivery at a pre-arranged time convenient for you or pick up your vehicle from our dealership.
Our team are available to speak to you via a number of channels at a time convenient to you, so please get in touch!
For customers who would prefer not to visit a site, a range of options have been put in place to support you remotely.
We are pleased to offer remote appointments over a choice of video platforms. We can have a virtual discussion, present a vehicle to you, support you with vehicle research and configuration, and offer advice and guidance. Please contact us to make an appointment time and agree the platform.
Remote appointments can be booked for vehicle demonstrations, test drives and handovers. All of these can be booked by contacting the site directly or using the online booking form.
Used Car Dealerships - Garland Motor Used Car Centre, Solent Used Car Centre & Petersfield Used Car Centre
Our Sales showroom are physically closed however we can be reached on the phone or online daily.
Our temporary working hours are:
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
We are open by appointment only so please call a member of the team first before arriving to our dealership, as to ensure safety standards we can only provide service by appointment.Please refer to our graph to view our safety measures we have put in place.
To book an appointment, please call us on:
|Winchester SKODA & VOLKSWAGENfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Garland Motors Aldershot SKODAemail@example.com|
Our updated temporary working hours are:
Winchester Skoda and Volkswagen
VWFS Rent A Car Aldershot Department:
We are here to support and assist anyone that has any questions regarding hiring a rental car. You may be planning life after lock down and forecast the need for your own temporary transportation to work. Or perhaps you're looking forward to the time when you can visit family but want to avoid public transport. Whatever your situation or future plans, our phone lines are open to answer any queries > 01252 311818 - option 4.
Winchester Motor Company Bodyshop:
Our bodyshop will be closed along with our Sales Department until further notice.
We finish where we started, to reassure you that it is not you or Winchester Motor Group that has changed, it is how we do things.
We are the same family company with the same values aimed at creating memorable experiences no matter what the service or product is we are providing for you.
We understand that this is a more difficult time for some than others; some things may be confusing or not fully understood. So please do call us should you need further assistance.
Safety remains at the forefront of our priorities and a number of new measures have been put into place throughout our businesses.
Download our risk assessment to see the changes we have implemented from staff training, increased cleaning and social distancing.
A: Please be advised that all of our service/aftersales and car rental departments are open. Please find below our temporary hours.
|Department||Monday - Friday||Saturday||Sunday|
|Winchester Skoda & Garland SKODA Sales||8:30 am - 6:00pm||9am - 5pm||Appointments Only|
|Used Car Centres||9am-5pm||9am - 5pm||Closed|
|Winchester Skoda & Volkswagen Aftersales||8:00am - 6:00pm||8:30am - 12:30pm||Closed|
|Garland SKODA Aftersales||8:30am - 5:30pm||Closed||Closed|
A: Your car, van or motorcycle’s MOT expiry date will be extended by 6 months if it’s due between 30 March 2020 and 31 July 2020. Your MOT certificate will not be extended if your vehicle’s MOT expires on or after 1 August 2020. You must book an MOT as usual.For more information please visit the Government website. Please note: It is still a requirement of the driver to ensure the vehicle is roadworthy and without defect, so we are advising all customers whose vehicles are subject to an MOT extension period to have them completed as soon as possible, so please get in touch to get this arranged.
A: Yes, please contact our aftersales department.
A: No, in order to comply with the social distancing guidelines.
A: Please feel free to reserve online for £99.00 and we will be in contact to arrange home delivery or click & collect.
A: Yes we can offer home delivery and also collection and delivery with social distance in place. Please contact our sales team for more information.
A: During these uncertain times, should you have any concerns or queries about any aspect of your finance agreement, including the ability to keep up your monthly repayments, we strongly advise that you contact your lender as soon as possible - rest assured, they are happy to help. The type of assistance they can offer will vary depending on your own individual set of circumstances, but starting with them early is key.
Below are the details of each of our main funding partners websites, the majority of which have been updated to include specific FAQ's relating to COVID-19 related concerns.
We are aware that all of our funding partners are experiencing an unprecedented demand on their customer services at present and whilst we unfortunately cannot advise you on your own individual set of circumstances, we are aware that the majority of companies that we work with are putting in place various options to support and assist you through these worrying times.
A: Yes, you are able to collected from our dealership with social distance in place. We are also able to offer home delivery if you prefer. Please contact our sales team for more information.
A: If your query is urgent, we strongly recommend that you discuss your options with our sales department.
These changes will have an impact on how we look after you and your vehicle, for example: