Fox Ford Lincoln of Chicago – Grand Opening | Chicago News
Fox Ford Lincoln, the largest Ford showroom in Chicagoland, celebrated with a formal grand opening on Tuesday, Oct. 13. The event consisted of tours of the facility, Chicago-themed food and cocktails, and various speakers.
Dan DeVos, the Chairman and CEO of Fox Motors, Scott Waguespack, Alderman, 32nd Ward, Michael Jasso, Bureau Chief at the Bureau of Economic Development, Dave Mondragon, Executive Director of Sales for the Ford Motor Company, and Andrew Frick, Manager of North American Sales and Service for the Lincoln Motor Company were all on hand for the event.
Fox Ford Lincoln is located at 2501 N. Elston Avenue on Chicago’s North Side between Bucktown and Lincoln Park. The dealership officially opened its doors on Sept. 1, capping off a building process that first broke ground back in June 2014.
The dealership is 145,000 square feet, is LEED certified (which is a building certification program that recognizes best-in-class strategies and practices), has more than 375 Ford and Lincoln vehicles on-site, and has produced 98 jobs already and is expected to reach 125 employees.