About AAA AUTO Group

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The range of AAA Auto Group activities

The AAA Group has been in the market for 20 years. From its headquarters in the Czech Republic, it has expanded into other countries in the region.

  • Territory: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Russia, Hungary
  • Highest sales volume/turnover: 80 000 vehicles (2007) / 379 mil. EUR (2013) 
  • Amount of cars in stock: approximately 7,000 on any given day

According to a study by Ernst & Young the AAA AUTO Group is one of the top ten largest car distributors in Europe.


The four keys to our success

The company has sold over 1 500 000 used cars in its history. What do customers find most valuable about our company?

  • wide range of vehicles – 8,000 cars on any given day overall
  • AAA AUTO is the owner of all the vehicles it sells
  • premium services – when purchasing, and when selling
  • reliable guarantees (lifelong guarantee of legal origin, mechanical guarantee of the vehicle, exchange within 7 days of purchase) 
  • professional and friendly approach

Membership of organizations

Brief history of our company

2014

Launching mobile applications for iOS and Android.

Re-opening of the first AAA Auto branch in Hungary.

AAA AUTO has acquired ISO 90001 (for quality) and ISO 140001 (for environment).

2013

Launch of the www.aaaauto.eu website, which is growing successfully and rapidly, as we export new and used cars to Europe & Africa

The achievement of 1,300,000 satisfied customers.

We have opened a new office in Tabor and in Prešov, bringing the total number of our branches to 32.

Post-crisis record sales of 56,648 cars.

The offer of nearly-new and ex- main dealer cars from Mototechna is available at all branches. This reborn, traditional brand sold nearly 3,000 cars in the last year.

Mototechna has also entered the Slovak market.

AAA AUTO is again ranked among the biggest companies in the Czech TOP 100.

AAA AUTO as part of flood relief, loaned The Czech Red Cross a vehicle for the distribution of humanitarian aid.

Sales of used luxury, prestigious and sports cars have recorded an annual growth rate of 52%.

Anthony James Denny resigned from his position within the AAA Auto Group

2012

Appointment of Karolína Topolová as new CEO of AAA AUTO

The AAA AUTO website received a record 35 million visitors in 2012

2011

New branch launched in Russia

New branch opened in Opava

Implementation of new origin certificates for vehicles, including Carlife Protection odometer verification

2010

AAA AUTO sells its 500 000th car after eighteen years in business

Beginning of cooperation with Kia motors

2009

The AAA AUTO Group temporarily suspends its Hungarian operation, due to the financial crisis, with a plan for future re-opening

AAA AUTO launches new service: sale of vehicles at the customer's home.

2008

A new business venture, AAA PREMIUM AUTO, started offering like-new vehicles with premium services.

Ernst & Young ranks AAA AUTO Group among the TOP TEN largest car distributors in Europe

Luxurious AAA AUTO showroom opened in Pilsen.

In November, AAA AUTO sold the 450,000th car in its 16-year history.

2007

Awarded the prestigious SUPERBRANDS award.

The group expands, opening 20 new branches, adding up to 45 autocentres in total by the end of the year.

September 2007 – the corporate parent, Netherlands-based AAA Auto Group N.V., is listed on stock markets in Prague and Budapest.

2006

Hungarian market entry – new branch in Budapest.

Polish market entry – new branch in Warsaw.

300,000th vehicle sold.

Number of employees reached 2,900.

2005

Launch of brand new Škoda car sales.

Romanian market entry – new branch in Bucharest.

Number of employees reached 2,100.

2004

Change of the company’s business name to AAA AUTO, a.s.

AAA AUTO placed 381st in the TOP 1,000 Companies in Central Europe.

Slovakian market entry – new branch in Košice.

2003

AAA AUTO Group established under the coordination and control of the AAA Auto Group N.V. the end of the year, based in the Netherlands.

AAA AUTO placed 68th in the CZECH TOP 100.

2002

The website www.aaaauto.cz becomes the most visited car website in the Czech Republic.

2000

New AAA AUTO Morava sales area, based in Brno.

1999

New office building acquired to house the business and leasing department, sales area in Prague expanded to 36,000 m2.

New high capacity workshop and garage service.

1998

New autocenter in Prague with 10,000 m2 of sales area.

Call center opens in Prague.

1995

In-house car repair service opens in Prague.

Business name changed to AAA AUTO Praha, s. r. o.

1994

Car center in Prague opens.

1992

A new company, Auto USA, established to sell second hand vehicles.