October 23, 2013 // Franchising.com // Springfield, Mo. – Springfield-area residents have another option for purchasing used cars now that a new J.D. Byrider dealership is open at 1226 S. Glenstone Ave. The new location is the fourth in Missouri and the eighth for franchisee Russ Larson. He is partnering with long-time J.D. Byrider manager Winston Sleeth who is relocating his family to Springfield. Larson also operates stores in Columbia, Mo., Nebraska, Iowa and Alabama.
"We are thrilled to have a home on Glenstone Avenue, and we’re looking forward to helping Springfield residents with any level of credit find a dependable and affordable car," said Larson. "As a long-time owner of J.D. Byrider dealerships, my team and I know how to effectively help customers in need of reliable transportation. I can’t wait to extend my team’s expertise in customer service to Springfield."
The 16,000 square-foot location will offer used car sales, 8 service bays, affordable pricing on parts and labor, a zero-deductible 36-month/36,000 mile service agreement on all cars purchased, and a customer service center. The dealership will also create approximately 18 to 22 new jobs.
Most recently, Russ Larson opened a location in Omaha, Neb., in February 2013. In addition to the new Springfield location, J.D. Byrider has opened a total of nine new stores in 2013. J.D. Byrider now has 153 locations in 32 states with plans to open several additional locations by the end of 2013.
Founded in 1989, J.D. Byrider is the nation’s leading used car sales and finance enterprise. The company was founded to serve customers with special auto financing needs and to ensure that they receive the same quality service in every J.D. Byrider dealership. With more than one million consumers matched to quality, affordable vehicles and a franchise system servicing more than $1 billion in retail contracts, the company continues its focus on reliability and customer satisfaction. Headquartered near Indianapolis in Carmel, Indiana, J.D. Byrider consists of 130 franchised- and 23 company-owned dealerships in 32 states. Visit www.jdbyrider.com or franchise.jdbyrider.com to learn more.
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