History of Wilson Hyundai

December 26th, 2016 by

Hyundai vehicles near Jackson MS

Wilson Hyundai has been locally owned and operated, giving Jackson MS area Hyundai drivers exactly what they want. We build our business around four core values, Courtesy, Honesty, Integrity, and Professionalism, to ensure that all of our customers have the best car buying experience. We treat everyone with the utmost respect, and promise to give you the best price, payment, interest rate, and trade value!

The Wilson franchise began with Howard Wilson, who was a highly-respected veteran of the car business in Jackson MS. After working 27 years as a used car manager, he decided to open Howard Wilson Chrysler Plymouth. Over the years, Charles Douglas “Doug” Wilson was influenced by his father’s drive and determination. Graduating with with honors in finance from Ole Miss, Doug had worked in almost every position in the car business. With years of experience and the drive he picked up from his father, Doug Wilson opening up his own dealership, Wilson Dodge, in 1988 at the age of 27.

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Since he became the dealer principle and president of Wilson Auto Group in 1988, Doug added Wilson KIA, our Jackson MS area Hyundai dealer Wilson Hyundai, Wilson Premier Hyundai in Ridgeland and Collierville Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM to the franchise. Wilson KIA was added to the business in 1999 after Doug had been awarded a KIA franchise. A few years later, in 2003, was when Wilson Hyundai opened, and 10 years after that Wilson Premier Hyundai opened. To put the cherry on top, Doug was awarded an expansion franchise for Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and RAM in the Memphis suburb of Collierville, Tennessee in 2013.

Doug’s incredible work has earned him spots in the Wall Street Journal, Clarion Ledger, USA Today and other trade publications and newspapers. On top of that, Wilson Auto Group has been named to Mississippi Business Journal’s Top 100 Private Companies and Fastest Growing Companies many times, showing how much of an impact Doug has had. Doug and Wilson Auto Group is also very involved in civic, church, and charitable organizations, helping the community in any way possible.

To learn more about our dealership, be sure to contact Wilson Hyundai by calling (888) 711-0160. And remember, if there’s a Wilson, there’s a way!

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