Herb Chambers (Herbert G. Chambers) is owner and CEO of Herb Chambers Companies, a group of 46 car dealerships in the greater Boston MA area. A directory of Herb Chambers Car Dealerships lists their OEM brand portfolio in Massachusetts and New England.
Herb Chambers was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts and attended English High School of Boston. After completing his high school education, Herb Chambers then served four years in the United States Navy, acquiring rank E-5.
Chambers started a business with borrowed money from his parents. He fixed copy machines door-to-door.
Herb Chambers started his automotive business after purchasing a Cadillac dealership in New London, Connecticut, in 1985. His decision to purchase the business was based on his own poor buying experience at the dealership. As Herb Chambers improved the operations of this first car dealership, he started the Herb Chambers Companies.
Exotic Car Collector
In 2007, The Boston Globe featured an article and photo gallery highlighting Herb Chambers’ car collection. Chambers’ collection of rare automobiles includes the McLaren F1, Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren, Ferrari Daytona Spyder, Ferrari Daytona Coupe, 2006 Ford GT, Porsche 959 Supercar, 2006 Porsche GT, Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible, Ford Model B (1932) and a 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL that was raced in the 1983 Cannonball Run.
Herb Chambers: The Herb Chambers Companies
Herb Chambers is an automotive dealership group based out of Somerville Massachusetts, we care a lot about creating a positive car buying experience.
For decades Herb Chambers has provided New England car buyers with high quality automobiles including those from Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Porsche, Ford, Lexus, MINI, Chrysler, Scion, Honda, and many more.
As one of the most trusted brands in New England, Herb Chambers is a proud member of the Better Business Bureau. Featured in a number of area media publications like The Metro West Daily News, The Providence Journal and Boston.com, Herb Chambers is known to local buyers as the region’s premier automotive dealership group.
Herb Chambers serves the greater metropolitan areas of Boston Massachusetts and Providence Rhode Island. Dealerships in the Herb Chambers Companies include Audi, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chevy, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Honda, Hummer, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Land Rover, Lexus, Maybach, Mercedes, Mercedes Benz, Mini, Pontiac, Porsche, Rolls Royce, Saab, Saturn, Scion, Smart, Toyota, Vespa and preowned vehicles.
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The Herb Chambers Companies is the 14th largest auto dealership group in the United States. The organization was founded by Herbert G. Chambers and is headquartered in Somerville, Massachusetts adjacent to the Chambers Motorcars dealership on McGrath Highway.
Dealerships and Locations:
The Herb Chambers Auto Group currently consists of 47 car dealerships throughout New England, with locations surrounding the Boston and Providence metropolitan areas. The complete auto group includes dealerships representing nearly every major car manufacturer, as well as Vespa scooters. Herb Chambers is also a Smart USA dealer.
Awards & Recognition:
The Herb Chambers Companies has been given a number of awards, nominations and special recognition in the automotive industry. In 2003, Ward’s Dealer Business, a publication of PRIMEDIA’s Ward’s Communications, presented Herb Chambers Companies with the Ward’s Dealer of the Year award for “for honesty, exemplary customer service and employee care”. Also in 2003, J.D. Power and Associates awarded 7 of the Herb Chambers dealerships with the Certified Retailer award. In 2007, Ward’s Dealer Business recognized the Herb Chambers Companies as the 7th most active auto group based on Internet Sales Volume. The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) nominated Herb Chambers Companies as the Massachusetts’ nominee for the 2008 Time Magazine Dealer of the Year award.