Take the Stress Out of Your Life - At Subaru of Jacksonville



I read this interesting article yesterday about a recent Edmunds survey that reported that 83% of respondents (1,002 people) hate haggling during car shopping so much that they would rather give up sex for a month, give up Facebook, do their taxes or give up their phones for a weekend. Still others would rather wait in line at the DMV or sit in a middle seat on a flight if they could avoid hassle…
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Lessons Learned From Atlanta



LESSONS LEARNED FROM ATLANTA





No one in Atlanta will ever forget where they were on Jan 29, 2014 when winter storm Leon dumped 2.5" of snow throughout the area. Chances are, they were stuck on I-285. Students were trapped on…
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History of Subaru of Jacksonville - and Why That Matters

History of Subaru of Jacksonville

We've come a long way, baby!  Subaru of Jacksonville as we know it opened in the year 2000, when veteran Subaru owner Phil Porter moved to Jacksonville from Torrington, CT, where he changed and revolutionized the Subaru business in New England.  He took a big chance opening a Subaru dealership in Jacksonville.  At the time, many people in the South thought of a Subaru as a "Northern car," and…
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Subaru of Jacksonville Sponsors: The Hale and Hearty 7K

On Saturday, June 2, 2012, Subaru of Jacksonville sponsored the Community First Hale and Hearty 7k.  This is a unique event, which attracted over 550 participants, and was one of the longest races of the summer season!  The 7k began and ended in the Riverside Arts Market, and runs through Historic Riverside.  For more information, please visit: Hale and Hearty 7k Facebook Page.

 

Runners... Take Your Mark! 

 



 Subaru of Jacksonville Marketing Director, Peyton Toomey, is on hand to help pass out awards to the event finishers.  Congratulations to all!





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Subaru of Jacksonville Presents: A Lot to Love About Reading!

Subaru of Jacksonville cares so much about our community.  Beginning October 14, and running through November 30, 2009, Subaru of Jacksonville is running an aggressive campaign in area elementary schools to promote reading, comprehension, and literacy.  The "A Lot to Love About Reading" event pairs Subaru of Jacksonville with three competing elementary schools, with prizes and giveaways galore to the winning student, classroom, and school.  Subaru of Jacksonville is both donating gifts, and prizes and also having employees read to the students on a weekly basis to keep them excited about the program.   The grand prize winning elementary school will…
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Retirement Party for Kay Amantea

 On August 27, 2009, Subaru of Jacksonville hosted our first ever retirement party for our beloved Service Adviser, Ms. Kay Amantea!  Kay has been with Subaru of Jacksonville since it opened in 1996, and is the first original staff member to retire.   The event was held at Sneakers in Jacksonville Beach, and was a great success.

 
Kay posing at her Retirement Party.  Thanks, Kay, for all  you did for us over the years.  You'll be missed! Enjoy Retirement!

 
The original team - been together since 2000! 
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