Independent Motor Dealers Association
Supplier News 7 Nov
Dealers reducing operational costs to combat tough times - AM Live debate
Experienced motor retailers will share their views about coping strategies for a climate of high costs and constrained sales in the Inspiration Theatre at Automotive Management Live 2022 this Thursday (November 10).
Used Cars 16 Nov
AM News Show podcast: Umesh Samani talks buying, selling and marketing
IMDA chairman and Specialist Cars owner Umesh Samani chatted about used car marketing "on the road" and unwinding with a V8-powered hobby "off road" in the latest AM News Show Podcast.
Latest News 9 Nov
AM News Show Podcast: car dealers will gain vital insight at AM Live 2021
Waylands Automotive chief executive John O'Hanlon and IMDA founder member Umesh Samani have told the AM News Show Podcast that AM Live is a vital source of insight and advice for the car retailers.
Supplier News 4 Feb
IMDA appoints Aston Barclay as new auction partner
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) has appointed Aston Barclay as its new auction partner.
News 21 Sep
IMDA to appoint head of membership services amid rising car dealer demand
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) has started the search for a head of membership services as it looks to grow its car retailer membership in its third year of operations.
Car Dealer News 28 Apr
Government offers small businesses £50,000 'bounce back' loans
Smaller businesses could access new Government-backed 'Bounce Back' loans of up to £50,000 “within days”, according to Chancellor Rishi Sunak.
People News 27 Apr
IMDA welcomes Jim Reid Motor Sales' Phil Buchan to its board
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) has welcomed Jim Reid Vehicle Sales’ Phil Buchan to its board.
Car Dealer News 30 Mar
IMDA petition urges car sales commission's inclusion in Government salary scheme
A petition arguing that commission payments from car sales should be included in the Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme wage calculations has attracted almost 8,000 signatures in less than two days.
Latest News 7 Nov
IMDA celebrates two years of ‘tremendous growth’
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) is this week celebrating its two-year anniversary with the appointment of a new board member.
Latest News 8 Aug
IMDA drives greater car dealer engagement with new website
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) has launched a new website to remove “clunkiness” for its car dealer members after helping them drive their own website traffic with the help of Google experts.
Latest News 24 Oct
IMDA targets 500 members before the end of 2018
The Independent Motor Dealers Association (IMDA) is aiming to grow its membership to 500 before the end of 2018 after celebrating its first 12 months in operation.
Latest News 17 Aug
Independent dealers association to give sector ‘more clout’
Independent car dealers are being urge to join a new ‘not for profit’ association formed to represent their interests when dealing with suppliers, politicians and industry leaders.