Pentagon Motor Groups is one of the largest motor groups within the UK. They have sites across the UK and are the 15 top dealer group, employing over 3,000 employees.
With the ever-increasing popularity of electric vehicles Pentagon have taken the vital steps to ensure each of its dealerships are ready for the future.
Each site will have a combination of Smart Alfen 7kW AC fast dual chargers and ABB 25kW DC rapid chargers installed. The charging stations will all be connected to the Hubsta Network. Hubsta is an intelligent network that connects to over 55,000 Charge points worldwide, with the network it’s never been easier to charge your electric vehicle or manage your EV charging using an app!
Simon Tate, Sales Director for Elmtronics added “We are delighted to work with Pentagon Motor Group, providing them with the right education and support to overcome the manufacturers requirements and challenges they were faced with regarding the planning and working within a tight deadline to ensure their electric vehicle charging infrastructure was in place”.
Pentagon Motor Group have 119 franchises some of which include, Ford, Citroen, Fiat and Nissan whom are all launching new models for 2020. The number of models is only going to grow year on year, so it’s vital to have an infrastructure in place now and one that is fit for the future.
Jonathan Lingham , Head of Marketing for Pentagon Motor Group added, “We chose to work with Elmtronics as from the initial discussions it was clear they understood the direction of our business and were able to offer a reliable solution that suited our EV strategy now and for the future”.