About Us

About Us

Learn more about J.C. Lewis Ford Pooler

J.C. Lewis Ford has proudly served the communities surrounding Savannah, Georgia, since 1912 with expansion to Statesboro in 2014, Hinesville in 2016, and now Pooler.

J.C. Lewis employs a team of 300 with more to come with the Pooler expansion, including sales advisers, highly trained and certified service technicians, and financing experts with a special responsibility to each other and the community to maintain the core principles of transparency, integrity, and service.

J.C. Lewis Ford Breaks Ground

J.C. Lewis Ford Breaks Ground

“We’ve taken great pride in serving Savannah, Statesboro, Hinesville, and now Pooler. J.C. Lewis is proud to be part of the city of Pooler and its surrounding areas.” The new 54,500 square-foot facility is solar-powered and offers state-of-the-art upgrades. It also features a new Quick-Lane service center, servicing all-makes, where customers won’t need an appointment and can get service while they wait, even on evenings and weekends. Other features include EV charging stations, a coffee bar, free Wi-Fi area, and modern amenities.

Proudly Serving the Community

Proudly Serving the Community

J.C. Lewis Serves is a division of J.C. Lewis Ford that drives volunteerism and community service. J.C. Lewis Serves unites our employees with the community through service. Partnerships with local organizations are announced throughout the year. J.C. Lewis recognizes our employee’s heart for service, not only to our customers but to the community where they live. Our employees will join the community to serve. Our employees will also nominate and play an active role in determining partnerships to strengthen.

(The Car Guys) JC Lewis: Georgia's Oldest Ford Dealership Breaks Ground For Pooler

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When J.C. Lewis Sr. bought a Ford dealership in Savannah from his golf buddy Jimmy Weeks.


A 15-year-old boy named Sam Steinberg applied for a job with J.C. Lewis Ford and worked there for an astonishing 80 years. He was a trusted advisor and was absolutely essential to the dealership’s success until he passed away at the age of 95.

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J.C. Lewis Jr. inherits the dealership and begins to learn the business via a pay-phone from Woodberry Forest School in Virginia


The dealership moved to Abercorn Street and remains there to this day. It was the success and determination of J.C. Lewis Ford that motivated other dealerships to relocate to Abercorn Street, thus creating the Automobile Dealer Row which is still the highest-trafficked area in Savannah’s automobile business 40 years later.

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Walter N. Lewis began working full-time at J.C. Lewis Ford, your local Ford dealership and he was instrumental in the recent modernization of the dealership’s Savannah facility.


Walter will tell you that he was extremely fortunate to be able to work with his father almost every day until his death in 2005. Walter is the third generation principal at the dealership and feels honored, privileged, and blessed to have followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather. The same virtues and beliefs that allowed the business to succeed at the beginning of the 20th century are still in place today.

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J.C. Lewis Ford celebrated a proud 100 years of business


The first time J.C. Lewis Ford expands outside of Savannah, Georgia. J.C. Lewis Ford Statesboro is the first J.C. Lewis Ford location in a different city.


Walter N. Lewis was named the nominee for the Georgia Automobile Dealers Association’s “Time Dealer of the Year. With more than 100 years of experience, you can see why J.C. Lewis Ford, your local Ford dealership, is the go-to destination for your next Ford in Savannah.”


J. C. Lewis Ford expands to an 8-acre site in Hinesville's Downtown District, J.C. Lewis Ford Hinesville. J.C. Lewis Ford's first Quicklane location is built at J.C. Lewis Ford Hinesville.


Walter and Julian Lewis meet Ford CEO, Jim Farley and discuss the future of Ford advancement in technology.


J.C. Lewis Ford builds its first e-elite certified dealership in Pooler, Georgia. The state-of-the-art facility is the first Ford dealership of its kind in Georgia.