VICTORIA, Texas - Victory Auto Smart in Victoria appears like any other place to buy a car, but when customers come into the dealership, they quickly learn it is more than a regular dealer.
Victory Auto Smart salesperson Laurynn Nichols says customers are often surprised to find out the dealership is entirely run by women.
"it's usually quite a surprise," says Victory Auto Smart sales manager Jessika Peninkofer.
The dealership shuts down the longstanding stereotype that selling cars is a job for men.
"I like to prove them wrong" says Nichols. "And show them it's not just a bunch of women here trying to sell cars and not know anything."
The female team behind the dealership believes they have a softer approach to everything they do. They also say their customers can sense a feminine touch.
"These women are pretty laid back and they do a good job helping you find a car that you like," says Johnnie Patterson, a Victory Auto Smart customer.
The woman behind The Victory Auto Smart say they are ready to break the stereotypes that most people have about woman and cars.
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