# 16 St.Anthony’s Mawatha, Colombo 3
The origin of Suncity runs back to the year of 1954, when Mr. S. Lionel Fernando, a local entrepreneur started a bus & lorry body building company – Lionel's, craftsmen & coach builders, challenging the white dominant industry at that era. Facilitated by the fine technical know-how of its founder, Lionel soon achieved the market leadership in lorry and bus body building. However In - 1977 - Company started importing reconditioned vehicles from UK and Japan. 2014 - Company Started to import brand new "0" Mileage automobiles knowing the country has the potential to sell brand new vehicles which are only accident free vehicles for a reasonable market price.