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Peoples, the UK’s largest independent Ford dealer, has announced record-breaking financial results and sales performance for the year to July 31, 2014.

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BMW reveals all-new X5 M and X6 M

30/10/2014 in News

BMW has revealed the all-new second-generation X5 M and X6 M models, which will arrive in dealerships April of next year.

Kia dealer network urged to boost service capacity

30/10/2014 in All News

The biggest operational challenge facing Kia’s UK dealers in 2015 is their capacity to service their growing car parc, according to chief executive Paul Philpott.


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Dealer profiles

John Clark Motor Group: taking a pragmatic approach to upselling

Chairman John Clark talks about John Clark Motor Group’s pragmatic approach to upselling and why, despite record financial results, he won’t let himself be carried away by the current strength of the car markets.

Knights Group: Why we extended our working hours to 2am

Knights Group aftersales director Ian Dow explains why he has extended working hours, up to 2am for some departments, and why the motor trade needs to follow the lead of other retail sectors on customer convenience.

Market insight

Growing popularity of used hybrids revealed - Glass's

Three hybrids make the countdown of the fastest selling used cars.

A warning to dealers on the ingenuity of thieves

A specific type of sat-nav system that a certain part can be removed from, can operate a well-known TV broadcasters pay to view for free, forever.

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