Car Dealer News 1 Mar
Vertu Motors positioned to realise ‘ambitious growth aspirations’ after extraordinary 2020
The Vertu Motors board has said that the AM100 car retail group is positioned to realise “ambitious growth aspirations” after crediting a huge Vertu team effort for a creditable 2020 trading performance.
Car Dealer News 7 Oct
Vertu Motors’ accelerated COVID-19 recovery delivers £4.7m H1 profit
Vertu Motors’ COVID-19 recovery accelerated the AM100 PLC to a £19 million profit in Q2 to reverse a £14.3m Q1 loss and deliver a profit in a challenging period for automotive retail.
Car Dealer News 14 Aug
Macklin Motors Glasgow Central Nissan extends Partick Thistle sponsorship
Macklin Motors Glasgow Central Nissan is extending its sponsorship of Partick Thistle FC to include the academy team.
Car Dealer News 3 Jun
Vertu Motors announces acquisition intention in 2019 financial results
Vertu Motors declared an intention to add new manufacturer partners as it grows through acquisition in a 2019 results statement following its first two days of showroom trading since the COVID-19 lockdown.
Digital Marketing 5 Mar
Vertu Motors secures Channel 4 Formula One TV sponsorship deal
Vertu Motors’ Bristol Street Motors and Macklin Motors car retail groups will race on to television screen across the UK as part of a Formula One sponsorship deal with Channel 4.
Acquisitions and deals 21 Jan
Cambria and Vertu acquire Edinburgh Leven Car Company dealerships
Cambria Automobiles and Vertu Motors have both completed the acquisition of Leven Car Company dealership sites less than a fortnight after the Edinburgh-based retail group entered administration.
People News 15 Mar
Vertu Motors celebrates ‘game-changing’ colleagues at annual awards
Vertu Motors celebrated the achievements of ‘game-changing’ colleagues throughout the UK at the company’s annual awards event.
Car Dealer News 29 Aug
Macklin Motors Glasgow supports Partick Thistle FC
Macklin Motors Glasgow Central Nissan maintains close ties with Partick Thistle football club with the delivery of three Nissan Qashqais.
Car Dealer News 13 Mar
Vertu Motors recognises top performing staff at annual CEO Awards
Vertu Motors has delivered recognition to its “huge amount of talented game changers” at its annual CEO Awards.
Car Dealer News 7 Sep
Vertu honours staff with 500 years combined service
Vertu chief executive Robert Forrester has hailed as “astounding” the commitment of long-serving staff in the group’s northern dealerships which have amassed over 500 years combined service.
People News 4 Apr
Macklin Motors Paisley appoints new general manager
Macklin Motors has bolstered the leadership team at its Peugeot Paisley dealership with the appointment of Martin Jewell as general manager.
Car Dealer News 15 Mar
Macklin Motors Nissan Glasgow scores Partick Thistle sponsorship
Macklin Motors’ Nissan Glasgow Central general manager feels the dealership has scrored a sponsorship success after signing-up with local football team Partick Thistle.
Car Dealer News 3 Feb
Macklin Motors opens new dealership, launches Cash for Kids partnership
Vertu has opened a new Macklin Motors Nissan dealership in Glasgow, simultaneously launching a charitable partnership with Radio Clyde’s Cash for Kids.
Car Dealer News 23 Dec
Macklin Motors partners with Radio Clyde to support Cash for Kids Charity
Macklin Motors Nissan Glasgow Central has officially launched a charitable partnership with Radio Clyde’s Cash for Kids, to help support the city’s most vulnerable children.
Car Dealer News 9 Dec
Sir Chris Hoy celebrates Macklin Motors dealership opening
Le Mans racer and former Olympian Sir Chris Hoy was guest of honour at the official opening of Vertu’s new Macklin Motors Nissan dealership in Glasgow.
Car Dealer News 18 Nov
Vertu opens new Macklin Motors Nissan centre in Glasgow
Macklin Motors Nissan Glasgow, part of Vertu Motors, has opened following an investment of more than £5 million.
Car Dealer News 24 Oct
Macklin Motors appoints Robert Auld to manage new Glasgow Nissan dealership (video)
Macklin Motors has appointed Robert Auld to manage its new Glasgow Nissan dealership, currently under construction.
Car Dealer News 29 Jun
Macklin Motors scoops Peugeot customer satisfaction award
Macklin Motors has won Peugeot's Guild of the Gold Lion Award after customers voted it one of the brand’s top UK dealerships.
Car Dealer News 18 Nov
Vertu Motors invests £600,000 in renovating Hyundai dealerships
Vertu Motors has invested £600,000 in upgrading two of its Macklin Motors Hyundai dealerships in Edinburgh.