Johnsons Cars has added Ford to its list of franchise partners with the acquisition of four new dealerships.
TWG Hyundai is preparing for expansion of its used car operation after becoming part of the Corkills Group in a £2.5 million acquisition completed this week.
Online vehicle auction company CD Auctions Ltd has been acquired by SMH Fleet Solutions and Hudson Kapel owner Arctos Holdings Ltd.
Marshall Motor Holdings has sold its leasing division, Marshall Leasing, for £42.5m to Bank of Ireland.
Motorline has completed the acquisition of Rowstock Nissan in Newbury as it continues the growth of its representation with the Japanese brand.
A new-look senior management team at Opel and Vauxhall will present details of its plan to return to profitability by 2020 100 days after PSA Group finalised its acquisition of the two brands today.
Robins and Day has taken on the Peugeot and Citroen Dealerships in Newport from Lookers.
Eastbourne Motoring Centre has acquired Goldsmith and Allcorn’s Uckfield Vauxhall business for an undisclosed sum.
St Leonards Motors Group has acquired Dingles Motor Group as the business expands in an atmosphere of “buy or be bought”.
Group 1 Automotive, ranked 10th in our latest AM100 listing of the UK’s largest dealer groups, is set to climb further up the table with a major acquisition.
McLaren Technology Group and McLaren Automotive have merged to form the McLaren Group after former chairman Ron Dennis sold his share in the business for £275 million.
Sytner Group has acquired BMW and Mini retailer Trainer (holdings) Limited for an undisclosed sum.
Colliers Nissan Birmingham has been acquired by Aprite 12 months after Jardine Motors Group took control of the operation’s Land Rover, Honda and Mazda dealerships.
Marshall Motor Group has acquired Leeds Volvo from Harratts Group for £77,000 in a deal completed with the support of Volvo Car UK.
Midlands and North West based Holdcroft Motor Group has today acquired ALM Garages in Macclesfield for an undisclosed sum.
Rybrook Holdings has acquired Paymill Motor Holdings Limited which trades as Benham Wolverhampton for an undisclosed sum.
The Volvo-owning Zhejiang Geely Holding Group could be poised to buy 49.9% of Proton and a controlling stake in Lotus as part of a deal announced today.
Peoples has sold its Accrington dealership to Oldham Motor Company (OMC).
Desira Group has acquired MR King and Sons Peugeot and Suzuki in Lowestoft.
BCA has acquired 75% of Supreme Wheels Direct, a specialist in alloy wheel refurbishment, for an undisclosed sum.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 12 2020
Where: Birmingham NEC
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