The Renault-Nissan Alliance is acquiring the French software-development company Sylpheo to accelerate the expansion of its connected vehicle and mobility services programs.
Digital dealer group Rockar has signed up DCML to use its DCM Connected to provide telematics software for its fleet of demonstrator vehicles and support its shop staff ‘angels’.
GardX International has been appointed by SsangYong Motor UK as its official supplier of paint and interior protection products.
Jardine Motors Group has integrated online motor finance specialist iVendi’s finance tools into its GForces-built website, with the aim of helping to improve the customer experience and generate more sales.
Sinclair Group has signed a deal with Manheim for it to sell part-exchange stock from 12 of its Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen sites.
Motors.co.uk, has added CitNOW’s video technology to its offering.
BMW Group in the UK and Ireland has appointed business outsourcing specialist arvato as its customer service partner in a deal spanning the next five years.
London-based dealer group Now Vauxhall has adopted iVendi technology to offer a range of online finance tools to customers.
UK provider of dealer CRM and showroom management systems Contact Advantage has been acquired by Reynolds and Reynolds.
Global Insurance Management, the insurance solutions provider, has been acquired by the AXA Group.
Lookers has today announced it has increased its Jaguar representation by acquiring the Amersham business from Jardine Motors Group.
Toyota and Lexus are in partnership with WhoCanFixMyCar.com, the comparison site for drivers looking to find a great local garage or dealership.
The BMW Mini dealership, operated by Specialist Cars in Hertfordshire, has new owners.
Sturgess Motor Group has signed a deal to use a range of iVendi’s online motor finance tools to drive sales through its used car websites.
Ancaster Nissan - part of the Ancaster Group – has bought the Dover Road, Slough dealership from WLMG (West London Motor Group).
Wilsons Auctions is to offer NextGear Capital stock funding facilities.
Experian has won a contract to provide provenance checking and vehicle look up services to the City Auction Group.
BCA Marketplace PLC has acquired car auction services group SMA Vehicle Remarketing Ltd for £42million.
Arrow Hyundai businesses in Bridgend and Swansea have been sold to Hutchings Motor Group for an undisclosed sum.
Pendragon Vehicle Management has signed a three-year deal with Fleet Assist.
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 7 2019
Where: Birmingham NEC
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