Charles Hurst takes pole position in the NI Open​

Charles Hurst Group has been unveiled as the official car partner for the 2016 Northern Ireland Open which will be held by Galgorm Castle Golf Club.

More than just a buggy service, Charles Hurst will provide cars from some of the top luxury brands, including Jaguar, Land Rover and Lexus to transport the players and their coaches as well as a minibus for the extended NI Open staff.

The largest motoring complex in Europe will also take the limelight on the event’s retail exhibition space with some of the automotive industry’s most desirable cars, including the all-new Jaguar F-Pace.

Commenting on the partnership, Lars-Erik Aaroy, Head of Charles Hurst Jaguar Land Rover, said:

“Northern Ireland’s reputation as a leading golf destination is well deserved and it is home to so much established and up and coming talent. We’re delighted to be able to support the Northern Ireland Open as its official car partner and help in transporting the players and their team to the fantastic course at Galgorm Castle. Our cars are perfect for this event with lots of space, luxury interiors and amazing comfort, and we’re looking forward to getting involved.”

Ross Oliver, Event Manager for the NI Open and Lars-Erik Aaroy, Head of Charles Hurst Jaguar Land Rover

Ross Oliver, Event Manager for the NI Open at Galgorm Castle Golf Club, added:

“Charles Hurst is a great fit for the NI Open and we’re thrilled to have them on board as our car partner. This event is expected to attract over 40,000 spectators and will be delivered at a professional level, so it’s important that our sponsors represent the same level of quality. We are very excited for the tournament to get underway and warmly welcome Charles Hurst as part of the event.”

The Northern Ireland Open takes place at Galgorm Castle from July 28-31. The tournament remains free to enter and tickets can be secured by registering online at www.niopen.golf

As a division of Lookers plc, Charles Hurst represents 20 automotive brands across seven sites, offering customers across Ireland the most comprehensive choice of new and used vehicles, parts and servicing. To browse through their collection of cars, visit www.charleshurstgroup.co.uk