It admits to mistakes and may still terminate a quarter of its network, but Subaru says hybrids and a broader customer pool will take it to 10,000 registrations a year
Premium German car manufacturer Borgward Group is preparing to import its latest range of SUV electric vehicles (EVs) to the UK through a strategic partnership with Subaru and Isuzu importer, the IM Group.
IM Group boss Lord Edmiston was handed £76m dividend last year despite an 8% decline in revenues at the Subaru and Isuzu importer and franchise operator.
Subaru UK is looking to host prospective franchisees at The Game Fair at Ragley Hall, Warwickshire, as it prepares to expand its dealer network.
Chris Graham will lead Subaru UK as managing director after replacing Paul Tunnicliffe, who has moved to a different role within the business.
The IM Group has agreed a contract which will see Autoweb Design develop and maintain a new website platform for Isuzu and Subaru dealerships across the UK.
A shift away from large groups and plcs has paid dividends for an Isuzu UK dealer network formed largely of solus operators and agricultural specialists, according to operations manager William Brown.
A Croydon dealer has rewarded staff at Subaru and Seat after they stepped up to help in a time of need.
Sir Arnold Clark has been named as Britain's first billionaire car dealer in the Sunday Times Rich List 2016 – a family fortune of just over £1 billion placing him 114th overall.
Subaru’s new Levorg Sport Tourer will go on sale in September with a single model priced at £27,495.
IM Group, the UK-based automotive importer and distributor, has purchased Citroën Motors Ireland including the Airside retail operation in Dublin.
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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