Andalusia Chamber names Step One Automotive Group as Mid-Sized Business of the Year

Published 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 13, 2024

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The Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2023-2024 Mid-Sized Business of the Year is Step One Automotive Group.

A trailblazer in the automotive industry, Step One Automotive Group is headquartered in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

With a core mission to enhance lives by making mobility more accessible and efficient, Step One stands out in the sector. The group boasts an impressive portfolio of 20 new car dealerships across Florida, Alabama, and Georgia.

Step One Automotive showcases a diverse range of 17 esteemed automotive brands including Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Fiat, Volkswagen, Subaru, Kia, Hyundai, Nissan, Genesis, Ford, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Alfa Romeo, and Maserati. Beyond new vehicles, Step One Automotive Group also manages two specialized pre-owned centers, three wholesale parts divisions, and a dedicated rental car service.

Ranking among the top 90 dealer groups nationwide and within the top 10 in Florida, out of 18,000 dealerships, Step One Automotive Group’s remarkable footprint is supported by a dedicated team of 787 professionals across three states and six cities, illustrating their significant contribution to the automotive landscape and local communities.

Step One Automotive Group’s vision states that the company empowers lives through smarter and easier ways of accessing mobility. Teams of experts at dealerships are ready to answer any questions and help the public determine a vehicle, assist with financing options, and more. The company’s guiding principles are health, family, and business.

Step One Automotive Group operates three locations in Andalusia: Nissan Andalusia, Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Andalusia, and Step One Andalusia, all conveniently located on Western Bypass.

Nissan Andalusia and Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Andalusia celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting by the Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce on June 22, 2023. There was a large turnout on hand for the event with door prizes and other special giveaways offered. Step One Automotive Group has collectively donated over $75,000 back into our community during the past year.