The Annual charity Tour de Fooothills event took place last Sunday 15th April in aid Saplings School for Children with Autism & Special Needs. Finlay Motor Group have been proud sponsors of Naas Cycling club for close to 6 years now and have a great relationship with the club and all its members.
For all of us in Finlay Motor Group we look forward to the Tour de Foothills event every year and get great pleasure in hosting it in our showrooms here in Naas. It is for such a great cause and knowing we are helping such a worthwhile charity event is something we are very fond of.
As always, the showroom was flooded with cyclists eager to get on their bikes and get going on either the 65km or 110km cycle. Unfortunately, the weather did not stay in the cyclist’s favour and each cyclist had to brave the wind and rain and all [...]
We are delighted to confirm that Finlay Motor Group has taken over the premises of the former Ford dealership in Kilcock, operated until recently by Dermot Kelly Limited.
Finlay Motor Group have been in the motor business in the Kildare area for more than 80 years and currently operate franchises for Ford Cars, Ford Commercial Vehicles, Volvo Cars and Equi-Trek Horseboxes. The Kelly Family have an equally long history in the Kildare motor business and had an excellent working relationship with Finlays for many years. “Dermot Kelly Limited built up a very large and loyal customer base over many years, we hope to continue to offer these customers an excellent level of service while also expanding our business to the entire north Kildare area” commented Gary Finlay, Sales Director.
This month has been very exciting at Finlay Motor Group. It was time again for the North Kildare Chamber awards to be entered. Last year at the Kildare Chamber awards Gary & Mike Finlay won the ‘Entrepreneurs of the Year’. Both Mike and Gary were and are still very proud of this award and delighted to be recognised on a local level.
After the success of last year we were very excited to put ourselves forward for the awards again this year. It was decided that we would put in applications for not one but two of 10 the North Kildare Chamber awards. The categories we submitted applications for were ‘Retail Excellence’ and ‘SME of the Year’.
With such outstanding businesses in Kildare we knew the competition was going to be tough. After submission of the applications there was an anxious wait to hear [...]
FInlay Motor Group have a busy weekend ahead of us at events in Co.Kildare.We pride ourselves on being a local business and we love supporting other local business’s and organizations. Giving something back to the local community is very important to us. This weekend we are supporting two different community events in the county.
The first event this evening is for Eire Og Corrachaill hurling club. This is a local hurling club and they are holding a night in Newbridge greyhound stadium to try and raise funds for the club.
The second event is in aid of a school and Gaa club and they are holding a ‘Who wants to be a Thousandaire’ in the Keadeen Hotel in Newbridge. This event is to raise much needed funds for both Athgarvan GAA and Schoil Bhride.