With more than 70 years of technical automotive expertise, Monaco VW, the UK’s longest established Volkswagen (VW) garage, continues to lead the way as an intrinsic and integral component of Kensington and Chelsea’s thriving community, providing its customers with a reliable and affordable service.
Since Jewish immigrant Tadeuz Josef Filipinski arrived from Poland and first opened its doors in 1948, Monaco VW has maintained and cared for the cars of a long and loyal list of London residents and businesses. With more than 4,000 Volkswagen customers to look after, the company continues the legacy of Filipinski under the guidance of Dealer Principal Anthony Barrell.
With over 150 years combined management experience in the automotive business dealing with the most advanced and sophisticated vehicles of the day and constant investment in the latest VW diagnostic equipment as new vehicles are launched, customers can have peace of mind that their cars are being managed and cared for by the very best servicing specialists in the VW network at the very best value prices.
Always training and learning to ensure that they are ahead of the curve for the benefit of their customers’ constantly evolving demands, the company has from its historic setting, embraced todays’ innovation. Exceptional vehicle care and a trusted reputation for both technical expertise and exemplary customer services, sits at the heart of the company’s ethos.
Monaco VW as an official VW Authorised Repairer is able to honour all Integrated servicing packages for new VW cars using genuine VW parts as well as maintaining all older vehicles within the Volkswagen stable (Audi, Seat, Skoda).
In what continues to be an ever-changing industry, Monaco VW incorporates some of the most cutting-edge technology into its services by utilising the latest service and diagnostic equipment in the hands of its factory trained technicians. Regardless of the model or age of the VW, the team are able to conduct a thorough examination.
Monaco VW operates its 10-bay facility tucked away from the busy commotion in an intimate South Kensington Mews whilst being located a minute’s walk from Gloucester Road tube station. It is secluded situation is synonymous with the company’s rich history and the discrete services it provides for its clients, makes it one of the country’s most unique aftersales facilities.
Its customer management solutions is available to schedule servicing, insurance, MOT reminders for customers as well as ensuring that all warranty issues and vehicle recalls are notified and dealt with all, giving customers complete confidence and peace of mind.
We also will keep you abreast of legislation changes as they arise. With the recently introduced ultra-low emission zone in London to combat air pollution, the company is on hand to provide expert advice and guidance on whether a customer’s vehicle is compliant as well as what they may need to do in order to ensure they meet regulations.
With seven decades of history and excellence behind it, Monaco VW is now looking toward to its next chapter. Carrying on its proud heritage and adapting to the industry’s latest demands and technology in equal measure, the team of experts continue to remain ahead of the game. Monaco VW is at the automotive heart of the Kensington and Chelsea community.