July 2008

MileOne Automotive Holds Groundbreaking for Hall Honda Elizabeth City

Elizabeth City, NC - July 11, 2008 -- MileOne Automotive held a groundbreaking event on July 9th for the new Hall Honda Elizabeth City, which will be part of MileOne's Hall Automotive platform. The Mayor of Elizabeth City, the Honorable Steve Atkinson and Jerry Fader, the President and COO of MileOne attended the event along with representatives from Hall Automotive and American Honda. Expected to open in January 2009, the new Honda dealership will replace Hall's State Line Honda in Moyock and will be located at the intersection of Halstead Boulevard and Tanglewood Parkway servicing the Elizabeth City, Hertford, Edenton, Currituck Sound and Nag's Head residents.

"We are investing over $5 million dollars in this new Honda Sales, Service and Parts facility," said Hall Automotive CFO, Bill Baker.

The 25,000 square-foot dealership will consist of a six car showroom, a parts and accessories center and a state-of-art service facility housing 16 service and quick lube bays.

According to Fred Miller, the President and COO of Hall Automotive, "The new dealership will help us better serve our North Carolina Honda new and certified pre-owned customers."

Hall Honda Elizabeth City groundbreaking ceremony attendees:
The Honorable Steve Atkinson - Mayor of Elizabeth City, NC
Richard C. Olson - City Manager, Elizabeth City, NC
Jerry Fader - MileOne President and COO
Fred Miller - Hall Automotive, President and COO
Art Cohen - General Manager, Hall State Line Honda
Dan May - American Honda, District Service & Parts Manager
Heather Keylon - American Honda, District Sales Manager