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Classic car collector in High Court bid to sue JD Classics for around £9m

A classic car collector has started High Court proceedings against JD Classics after alleging that the trader invented fictitious buyers and sellers to boost its sales profits.

SsangYong adds Frasers of Edinburgh and Lawrence of Kemnay dealerships

SsangYong has added two new dealerships in Scotland with the appointment of Lawrence of Kemnay as a new franchisee and the addition of a second Frasers of Edinburgh site to its network.

Pentagon to close Fiat and Peugeot franchise due to ‘excessive financial losses’

Pentagon is poised to close its Fiat and Peugeot joint franchise dealership in Keighley after efforts to sell the business “fell through”.

Trade Centre UK to open Europe’s largest used car showroom in Coventry

Trade Centre Wales will develop Europe’s largest used car showroom in Coventry as part of growth plans outside its home territory of Wales.

AM Webinar: March 20th 11 - 11.45am

Webinar: How to ensure shoppers become your customers

AM webinar in association with ContactAtOnce - We'll look at the state of mobile marketing, the top trends in mobile messaging and how to win the mobile moment with your clients, from sites to mobile apps, advertising, search and more.

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AM DigiTech 2018

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Dealers And Manufacturers

Lookers chief executive Andy Bruce, left, and chief operating officer Nigel McMinn

Lookers 'robust' 2017 financial results reveal 14.9% turnover growth

Lookers has recorded a 14.9% increase in turnover and 2.7% increase in operating profits in a “robust” set of annual results for the period to December 31, 2017.

JLR Academy military technicians

Bristol Street Versa and Jaguar Land Rover employ former military personnel with ‘transferrable skills’

There have been an increasing number of dealer groups employing former military personnel to take advantage of ‘transferrable skills’.

The award winners with Robert Forrester, CEO of Vertu Motors plc (far back)

Vertu Motors recognises top performing staff at annual CEO Awards

Vertu Motors has delivered recognition to its “huge amount of talented game changers” at its annual CEO Awards.

Alan Day's Nick Wells (centre) receives his gold pin award from Alison Jones, director of Volkswagen, with Rod McLeod, head of operations and Kevin Rendell, head of service and parts

Alan Day's ‘inspirational’ Volkswagen apprentice turned general manager Nick Wells receives Gold Pin award

Former Alan Day apprentice Nick Wells has been awarded with Volkswagen's prestigious Gold Pin after working his way up from 16-year-old new starter to the post of general manager.