Euro Car Parts has acquired 27 former Unipart Automotive branches.
Deliveries of the new Audi TT Coupe, with an all-digital 'virtual cockpit' and priced between £29,770 and £35,335 on-the-road, will start in December.
There has been little research into how customers behave once PCP contracts come to an end, which may mean dealers are in for a shock, writes Prof Jim Saker.
A salesman for Lookers has been jailed for 12 months after defrauding a car dealership out of almost £40,000 to fund his gambling addiction.
Not every dealership can count Premiership players among its customers, but Land Rover dealers must be celebrating with two top 10 places in the league table of football stars' favourite cars, according to research by Oracle Finance.
Audi UK is hoping to pilot new structures and sales roles within the dealer network with an aim of creating more time for staff to provide an excellent customer experience.
Marshall has acquired the entire share capital of CMG 2007, the parent company of Astle BMW and Mini, Astle Motorrad and Crystal Motor Group.
9) Seat says 'we've let our dealers down' as management take to the road to address poor customer service
A two-year drubbing in a customer satisfaction poll has contributed to a concerted effort by Seat to improve satisfaction levels and capitalise on record sales growth and the halo effect of the newest Leon.
Manufacturers such as Vauxhall are at last acknowledging the reality outside the corporate HQ, writes Jay Nagley.