The Niello Company is the region’s only privately held dealership group spanning 11 of the world’s finest manufacturers: Audi, Acura, BMW (two locations), Infiniti, Jaguar, Land Rover (two locations), Maserati, MINI, Porsche, Volkswagen, and most recently, Fiat. The organization also includes a Collision Center repairing all makes of vehicles. The Niello Company is now the area’s largest automotive group, employing over 550 people.
While many of the Niello locations have a long history, each facility is factory compliant and dedicated to the brand. Each location is remodeled through the years as factory requirements and brand appearances change. There is no “dualing” at any of the locations. Ten of The Niello Company’s state-of-the-art buildings are located are in the greater Sacramento region and the eleventh is in Concord, California.
The current Niello Volkswagen building, originally constructed in 1969 after the split from Niello-Lasher Volkswagen, went through a complete remodel in 2003, and has stayed consistent with Volkswagen standards in exterior and interior design since inception.
Niello Acura, originally built in 1976, has gone through a few remodels in building design, as well as a restructuring of the sales and service departments (2002, 2007), and the business office (2011).
Niello Infiniti in Concord, originally constructed in 1982, recently went through remodels of the business office, sales floor, service department, customer waiting area, as well as an addition of a new Business Development Center (2003, 2012).
Niello BMW Sacramento, originally built in 1986, was remodeled in 2000; its neighbor, Niello MINI, went through a showroom addition in 2002 to individualize the brand, and includes a separate service department.
Niello Collision Service, on the same lot as Niello Volkswagen, was built in 2000. The building used for the customer service center of the Body Shop went through a complete building remodel (from the ground up) in 2008.
Some of the more recent brands represented by The Niello Company are housed in facilities built from the ground up. This includes Land Rover Rocklin (2002), Niello Porsche (2005), Niello Audi (2006), and the second BMW dealership, Niello BMW Elk Grove (2008), which is the first satellite BMW dealership in California, and only one of a few in the nation.
The centrally located corporate office was established at the end of 2005, remodeled from a building originally constructed in 1977. The office is close to a vehicle storage facility with 91,220 square feet of additional vehicle storage for the various dealerships, originally built in 1952.
Jaguar Sacramento and Land Rover Sacramento recently completed its remodel, which consisted of a service department and customer waiting area transformation, followed by a sales department and sales floor modernization. The facility also underwent an outer-building face-lift to best showcase the Jaguar and Land Rover brands (2012).
Property has been purchased as future plans also include building and moving Niello MINI into a new, state-of-the-art 33,000 sq. foot facility located in a fast-growing part of Sacramento (December 2013).