Car Dealer News 14 Feb
Waylands Automotive CEO: ‘We’re unashamedly spending a lot on property’
Waylands Automotive chief executive John O’Hanlon admits the group has “unashamedly” been investing heavily on its car dealership property ahead of Swindon Volvo opening.
Car Dealer News 23 Jun
Clive Brook commits to Bradford Volvo redevelopment after axing relocation plans
Clive Brook Volvo has committed to a multi-million-pound redevelopment of its existing Bradford dealership after “complex existing lease arrangements” stalled its relocation plans.
Car Dealer News 4 Sep
Stoneacre prepares for new Volvo Sunderland dealership development
Stoneacre Motor Group has moved a step closer towards gaining planning permission to create a new Volvo Car UK dealership facility in Sunderland.
Manufacturer 1 May
Volvo claims ‘pole position’ in dealers’ COVID-19 return to business
Volvo Car UK managing director Kristian Elvefors has said that his retail network is “in pole position” for the safe return to work following the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Car Dealer News 13 Feb
Snows Motor Group breaks ground on new Volvo Southampton dealership
Snows Motor Group has broken ground on its new £3 million Volvo Car UK dealership in Southampton.
Car Dealer News 22 Jan
Ray Chapman Motors completes Volvo York dealership relocation
Ray Chapman Motors hosted Volvo Car UK managing director Kristian Elvefors among other VIPs at the official opening of its new Volvo dealership in York this week.
Car Dealer News 29 Nov
FRF Volvo Swansea begins £1.75m showroom redevelopment
FRF Volvo Swansea has become the Swedish premium car brand’s latest franchisee to invest in its Volvo Retail Experience (VRE) corporate identity – breaking ground on a new £1.75 million dealership redevelopment.
Acquisitions and deals 14 Oct
Sturgess Motor Group sells Volvo Leicester dealership amid 2018 losses
Sturgess Motor Group has completed the sale of its Volvo Car UK franchise in Leicester to TMS Motor Group after revealing a pre-tax loss of £1.26 million in its 2018 annual financial results.
Car Dealer News 14 May
Work begins on £6m Stoneacre Volvo Sheffield relocation
Work has begun on a multi-million pound relocation for Stoneacre Motor Group Sheffield, which will hold an expanded showroom and a larger used car display.
Car Dealer News 15 Apr
Cameron Motor Group re-starts stalled £2 million Volvo dealership redevelopment
Cameron Motor Group is preparing to bring the full Volvo Retail Experience (VRE) to Perth with a £2 million redevelopment of its Strathmore dealership.
Car Dealer News 14 May
Esplanade returns Volvo dealership to Isle of Wight after 10-year absence
Volvo Car UK has teamed up with Esplanade to return the brand to the Isle of Wight after a ten-year absence from the island.
Car Dealer News 9 May
Stoneacre’s ‘transformed’ Chesterfield Volvo dealership open for business (gallery)
Stoneacre has opened its newly “transformed” Chesterfield Volvo dealership following a 12-month long, multi-million pound redevelopment of the site.
Manufacturer 17 Feb
Volvo Car UK recruitment drive targets 300 technicians
Volvo Car UK is launching a nationwide recruitment drive for 300 new technicians to join its 119-strong dealer network by 2020.
Manufacturer 17 Oct
Volvo dealers to renew showrooms as XC90 marks new phase for brand
Volvo UK is rolling out a new showroom concept to its dealer network from next year with an aim of creating more of a destination for its customers.