Ford Motor Co. Opens Headquarters for Premier Automotive Group in California
Ford Motor Co. has opened the new North American headquarters for its Premier Automotive Group in Irvine. The facility houses the North American headquarters for Aston Martin, Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo, as well as the global headquarters for Lincoln Mercury.Designed and developed by Ford Motor Land Services Corp., the Premier Automotive Group building integrates several “sustainable design” practices to create an environmentally sound and resource-efficient building. The building is the first in Orange County and only the third in California to secure Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).The 300,000-square-foot North American Premier Automotive Group headquarters includes a product development wing and a conference center on the ground floor, can house about 800 people, and includes a vehicle display area, fitness center and cafe.