Our Chevrolet dealership in Martins Ferry near Wheeling, WV has been in operation since 1928. It was originally opened by the Westlake Brothers and continued to operate under their ownership until 1975.
It was then purchased by Pete Lash, who operated it until 1981. In 1968 Joe Staffilino started in the car business at Reilly Chevrolet in Steubenville, Ohio as a salesman worked his way up to used car sales manager. In March of 1981 he had the opportunity to purchase Pete Lash Chevrolet located in Martins Ferry , Ohio.
In August 1981 Joe become the new owner of Pete Lash Chevrolet, the original building was located on Zane Highway in Martins Ferry , Ohio. Staffilino Chevrolet operated out of that building with was built in 1922 until 1988 when Joe purchased the current location located on Route 7 with over 3 acres of land and remodeled the existing building.
In 1990 his son Joe II started in the car business as a salesman and worked his way up to being the General Manager.
In March of 2015 we started construction of our state of the art facility located at the same location. Which includes the following improvements a completely remodeled showroom, customer lounge with flat screen TV and coffee bar and of course fresh pastries. The parts department now features a GM accessory display for all GM cars and trucks. The service department now features a service drive lane which allows our customers to drive right into the service area where a certified service consultant will greet the customer to address their service needs. We also offer free loaner cars and a shuttle service.
In 2015 Joe Staffilino welcomed his grandson Anthony into the car business marking the start of the 3rd generation of Staffilino's into the car business .
In 2017 we will celebrate our 36th year of operation and Chevrolet's 88th year as part of the community. Over the 88 years that this dealership has endured, it has proven that taking care of the customers is the most important part of being in business.
At Staffilino Chevrolet Inc , you'll find a huge selection of quality new and pre-owned Chevrolet and used vehicles, a renowned service and parts department, and friendly financing team. View our complete online inventory if you're looking for a new or a pre-owned vehicle. Please browse our website and feel free to contact our friendly and professional team for any information.