We are a golden rule company, dedicating ourselves to world class customer service in an environment of trust, dignity and fun.
Established in 1958.
With over 50 years serving the luxury automobile industries clients, Von Housen Automotive Group owns and operates three Mercedes-Benz dealerships in Northern California; Mercedes-Benz of Sacramento, Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills, Mercedes-Benz of Rocklin, as well as Sprinter of Rocklin and Smart Center of Sacramento.
Ranked as the sixth largest new car dealer in the region. Employing over 250 individuals in the greater Sacramento region, Von Housen Automotive Group is ranked as the 11th largest family owned business in Sacramento.
In 1954, 19 year-old George Grinzewitsch, Sr. arrived in America fresh from Germany, with no inkling that he would someday create one of Sacramento's most successful automotive retail centers, The Von Housen Automotive Group.
Despite the fact that he spoke little English and knew little about cars, Grinzewitsch managed to talk his way into a job as a mechanic and later as a service manager for Oxford Motors, a downtown Sacramento auto dealership own