TESLA TEST DRIVES CONTINUE IN LOCKDOWN WORKPLACE COVID TESTS EXPANDED DOUGLAS PARK IS BMW RETAILER OF THE YEAR NEW KIA RETAILER STANDARDS EXPECTED IN Q3 EVENTS COMPANY LAUNCHES CITNOW RIVAL US...

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The Sytner BMW Mini retailer in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire has closed. The site has represented the brands since 2016 but, in 2017, Sytner acquired Swansea BMW Mini. As a result, it has had to...

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  HEADLINE SPEAKERS WILL HELP YOU MEET 70-PLATE TARGETS WELSH SYTNER BMW MINI CLOSES STONEACRE TARGETS DISUSED LAND FOR VOLVO SITE VIDEO ‘TREBLES CONVERSION’ WORLD NEWS – US sales...

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Sytner has promoted Nigel Hurley to run its car supermarket division, which trades as CarShop, following the departure of previous boss Jonathan Dunkley just before Christmas. Mr Hurley, who has...

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ODEY UPS PENDRAGON STAKE TO 15% SYTNER APPOINTS NEW CARSHOP BOSS JARDINE SETS 10% EV TARGET MOTORPOINT SWANSEA OPENS DUNCAN MOVASSAGHI NAMED EVP AT VW AMERICA AMERICA GETS SEAT AT ASTON MARTIN...

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Vertu has bought Synter’s four remaining Volkswagen car businesses in England, for £8.8 million. The deal takes Vertu to nine Volkswagen car franchises. Vertu expects the acquisition to be...

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Sytner has sold four of its 12 Volkswagen sites to Midlands-based Johnsons Cars for an undisclosed sum. The move takes Johnsons to nine Volkswagen franchises and a total franchise count of 42 from a...

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Scottish retailers are moving to the bigger cities and relying on online sales and satellite service centres to fill gaps in coverage around towns, according to a new report by estate agent Rapleys....

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  HR OWEN PLANS NEW ROLLS-ROYCE MAYFAIR SITE SCOTTISH RETAILERS CENTRE ON CITIES MINI EV SPARKS INTEREST RETAILERS FACING Q3 PUSH FCA SPENDS ON FIAT 500 EV DAIMLER CUTS PROFIT FORECAST AGAIN...

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Depending on how you measure it, Sytner is the UK’s largest auto retail group. Part of the US firm Penske Automotive Group, the UK firm sold 220,000 cars last year through 100 locations representing...

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Sytner, the UK’s largest dealer group by revenue, has set each of its new car franchises the target of hitting 100% absorption within two years. Speaking to sister publication Auto Retail Bulletin,...

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    SYTNER SETS 100% ABSORPTION TARGET DEBT CUT AHEAD OF BREXIT DOWNTURN AFTERSALES CONFERENCE FOCUSES ON PROFIT CONTRIBUTION BCA SIGNS NEW DEAL WITH HALLIWELL JONES VOLVO EXPECTS EV MARGIN...

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Mercedes-Benz retailer LSH Auto has appointed Martyn Webb as managing director as former post holder Clive Hammond stepped down to take on a new role in the Middle East. Mr. Webb is a former market...

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A property portfolio which owns the Stafford, Shrewsbury and Blackburn Audi dealerships generating an annual rental income of almost £750,000 is on the market for £11.6 million. The Swanjar...

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Dealer groups are under pressure to equalise the male/female pay gap as UK industry is revealed to have among the worst gender differential of any EU country. At the moment, the UK average sees a...

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To drive and sustain future profits – it’s time to take a look at the numbers By Gary M Cook, director, Beyond-Now As the New Year gathers pace, it is interesting to see the different news...

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  EXPANSION PLANNED FOR CITROEN’S CITY RETAILING CONCEPT JCT600 SIGNS NEW TWO-YEAR DEAL WITH BCA SLUGGISH START FOR RETAIL SALES INCHCAPE BUYS SYTNER SITE GAMBLING ADDICT SALESMAN CLEANED OUT AT...

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US retail giant Penske Automotive, which owns Sytner Group, has agreed to buy CarShop, one of the UK’s largest used car supermarkets, for an undisclosed sum. CarShop has been in operation since 1999...

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North West auto retail group CJ Automotive has sold almost all of its retail outlets to Penske Automotive, which trades as Sytner in the UK. The operations, which are believed to have a turnover in...

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There doesn’t seem to be much that automotive retailers can do at the moment to reassure investors against a continuing backdrop of global economic and market uncertainty. World financial markets may...

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