Lithia bought Lanny Berg Chevrolet in Caldwell, Idaho, which had estimated sales of $22 million this year, according to Bloomberg News. This was Lithia's fourth acquisition this year. The company has 117 vehicle franchises in the western United States.
Lithia already owns a Chevrolet dealership in Boise, Idaho. The company had sales of $1.7 billion last year, up 34 percent from 1999.