About Sportif Suzuki
With 40 years’ worth of motor experience under our belt and being the sole Suzuki dealership in Oxfordshire, you’ll find everything you know and love about the Suzuki brand in our family owned, independent showroom in Long Hanborough.
It’s not just Suzuki we sell either – we sell approved used cars from the world’s most famous manufactures on our forecourt. With a trustworthy and friendly team, you can be sure your needs will be put first. Pop in today for a hassle-free chat, we’re happy to discuss finance options and test drives. From brand new to used cars, there will be something to suit you.
If it’s car repairs and maintenance you’re after, our Suzuki trained technicians have years worth of experience on all makes and models of cars, so whether it’s an MOT or tyre change you’re in need of, we’ve got you covered.
Meet the Sportif Suzuki Team
Nick joined Sportif Suzuki in January 2001 as the General Manager after being in the motor industry since 1978. He held that position all the way up until January 2018, when he became the Managing Director after purchasing the business with his wife, Annie.
Nick’s favourite part of his job is the relationship he has built with all the members of staff and customers.
His dream car is a BMW M3 Convertible and his all-time favourite Suzuki is the Vitara S Auto.
Outside of work, he enjoys boat trips down the River Thames and spending time with his wife and family.
Annie is Sportif Suzuki’s Director and joined the team in January 2018.
Her favourite aspect of working at Sportif Suzki is the great team alongside her.
Annie’s dream car is a Mercedes Convertible, but she says it has to be one Nick can fit in! Her all-time favourite Suzuki is without a doubt the Swift.
Outside of work, you’ll find Annie enjoying a boat trip, or relaxing on a hot, sunny holiday.
Assistant Service Manager
Lewis joined the Sportif team in 2011 and is now the Service Manager.
His favourite aspect of working at Sportif Suzuki is the small, close-knit team.
His favourite car is a classic Dodge Ram with his favourite Suzuki being the Grand Vitara.
Outside of the showroom, you’ll catch Lewis on the drums performing in cover bands.
Gareth has been with the Sportif team for over a decade. He orignally starting working on Saturday’s whilst studying, eventually joining full-time after completing his exams.
He enjoys the variety of his role, with every day being different – whether he is meeting customers or hearing how previous customers have been getting on since their last visit.
Gareth’s dream car is a Mercedes SL 280 Pagoda and his all-time favourite Suzuki is the Swift.
Outside of work, you’ll find Gareth playing the guitar or attempting to surf.
Simon is one of Sportif Suzuki’s Sales Executives and has been with the team since 2009 after previous years in the motor industry.
Simon’s favourite part about working at Sportif Suzuki is the atomsphere in the showroom and the excellent repeat customers.
His dream car would be a Bentley, with the Vitara being his number one Suzuki across the years.
Outside of work, Simon, enjoys travelling, playing golf, socialising and music.
Daniel is Sportif Suzuki’s Service Advisor, who joined the team in September 2019 after starting out in the motor industry at the beginning of the same year.
His favourtie part about working at Sportif Suzuki is being part of an honest garage.
Daniel’s dream car is a Nissan 370Z Nismo, whilst his all-time favourite Suzuki being the Ignis Sport.
Andrew is Sportif Suzuki’s Parts Manager and has been working in the motor industry for over 35 years.
His favourtie part about working at Sportif Suzuki is being part of a team in a family-ran business.
Andrew’s dream car is an Aston Martin, with his all-time favourite Suzuki being the Cappuccino.
In his spare time, Andrew enjoys photography and cycling. He also teaches young adults to drive from the age of 11, with the under 17’s car club.
Corinne is Sportif Suzuki’s Accounts Manager and is our newest recruit, joining in October 2019.
Her favourite part of working at Sportif Suzuki is the people and family atompshere.
If Corinne could have any car she wanted, she’d choose a Mercedes SLK.
Outside of work, you’ll catch Corinne socialisng with her friends as well as jetting off on nice holidays.