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Dealership Buy/Sell

This Automotive News feature lists dealership acquisitions as reported by brokers, official announcements and news media.

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This list of dealership buy-sell data covers deals covered in Automotive News since Aug. 19, 2013.
» Date Posted Title Buyer Seller Dealership Name Dealership New Name Dealership Old Name More
    08/06/14
    Premier/Matt
    Premier Automotive Group
    Todd Matt
      Victory Ford
      Bonner Springs Ford, Bonner Springs, Kan.
      Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
      08/06/14
      Victory/Omoomy
      Victory Automotive Group
      Ali Omoomy
        Marin County Ford
        Journey Ford, Novato, Calif.
        Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
        08/06/14
        Garcia/Davis
        Garcia Automotive Group
        Lawton Davis
          Garcia Cadillac, Garcia Subaru
          Galles & Davis Cadillac-Subaru, Albuquerque, N.M.
          Ryan Morris and Keeley Bedford of Tim Lamb Group were the advisers.
          08/06/14
          Lucas/Doraty
          Chris Lucas
          Bill Doraty
          Bill Doraty Kia, Medina, Ohio
              Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser. Bill Doraty Kia was the sixth-largest Kia dealer in the country in 2013.
              08/06/14
              Sunroad/Gardon
              Sunroad Automotive
              Joe Gardon
              Midway Jeep-Chrysler-Dodge-Ram, San Diego
                    08/06/14
                    Parks/Assoun
                    Nicholas Parks
                    George Assoun
                      Nicholas Parks Hyundai, Nicholas Parks Kia
                      San Leandro Hyundai-Kia, San Leandro, Calif.
                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                      07/30/14
                      Suburban/Sonic
                      Suburban Collection
                      Sonic Automotive
                        Suburban BMW of Ann Arbor, Suburban Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor
                        BMW of Ann Arbor, Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Mich.
                        The two dealerships will add 75 employees to Suburban Collection, bringing the group's total employees to more than 2,000.
                        07/30/14
                        Dibre/Group 1
                        Patrick Dibre
                        Group 1 Automotive
                        Honda of Freehold, Freehold, N.J.
                            Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers. This dealership generated approximately $65 million in annual revenues.
                            07/30/14
                            Carter Myers/Lewis
                            Carter Myers Automotive
                            Ed Lewis
                            Staunton Nissan, Staunton Subaru, Staunton, Va.
                            Valley Nissan, Valley Subaru
                                07/23/14
                                Asbury/Fink
                                Asbury Automotive Group
                                Scott Fink
                                  Coggin DeLand Hyundai
                                  Hyundai of DeLand, DeLand, Fla.
                                  The store's annual revenue is expected to be about $40 million.
                                  07/23/14
                                  Bayside/Sheehy
                                  Bayside Automotive Group
                                  Sheehy Automotive Group
                                    Bayside Nissan of Annapolis
                                    Sheehy Nissan of Annapolis, Annapolis, Md.
                                    James Mitchell of CBRE - Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                    07/23/14
                                    Group 1/Munday
                                    Group 1
                                    Bill Munday
                                    Munday Chevrolet, Munday Mazda, Houston
                                        The stores' annual revenue is expected to be $225 million.
                                        07/23/14
                                        AutoNation/Roundtree
                                        AutoNation
                                        Roundtree Automotive Group
                                          AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Mobile
                                          Roundtree Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Mobile, Ala.
                                          The store's annual revenue is expected to be approximately $95 million.
                                          07/15/14
                                          Bunnin/Graham
                                          Leo Bunnin
                                          Richard Graham
                                            Bunnin Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                            Graham Chevrolet-Cadillac, Santa Barbara, Calif.
                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                            07/15/14
                                            Imperio/Cappo
                                            Imperio Motors
                                            Jeffrey Cappo of Victory Automotive Group
                                              Imperio Nissan
                                              Ocean Nissan, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
                                              Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                              07/15/14
                                              Autocom/Keldaneri
                                              Autocom Nissan
                                              Keldaneri Corp.
                                                Autocom Nissan of San Leandro
                                                San Leandro Nissan, San Leandro, Calif.
                                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                07/03/14
                                                DiBre/Group 1
                                                Patrick Dibre
                                                Group 1 Automotive
                                                Hassel Volvo, Glen Cove, N.Y.
                                                    Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                    07/03/14
                                                    Gregory, Johnson/Mathis
                                                    Wayne and Alicia Gregory, Neil Johnson
                                                    Donnie Mathis
                                                      BMW of Meridian, Mazda of Meridian
                                                      Sunbelt BMW-Mazda, Meridian, Miss.
                                                      Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                      07/03/14
                                                      Suburban/Sonic
                                                      Suburban Collection
                                                      Sonic Automotive
                                                        Suburban Cadillac of Plymouth; Suburban Cadillac of Lansing
                                                        Don Massey Cadillac, Plymouth, Mich.; Capitol Cadillac, Lansing, Mich.
                                                          06/30/14
                                                          Gill/McKenna
                                                          Jay Gill
                                                          Mike McKenna
                                                            Windward Ford of Hawaii
                                                            McKenna's Windward Ford, Kailua, Hawaii
                                                            Gill owns five dealerships in California that sell 11 brands.
                                                            06/30/14
                                                            Ostrow, Camastro/Birkenstock
                                                            Michael Ostrow, Robert Camastro
                                                            John Birkenstock
                                                              Hudson Valley Automotive Enterprises (Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram)
                                                              Newburgh Park Motors, Newburgh, N.Y.
                                                              Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller. The buyers own two Mercedes-Benz dealerships in New York and Connecticut.
                                                              06/30/14
                                                              Lithia/DCH
                                                              Lithia Motors
                                                              DCH Auto Group
                                                                    Lithia's purchase of DCH and its 27 dealerships in California, New York and New Jersey is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
                                                                    06/30/14
                                                                    AutoCanada/Levac, Hammer
                                                                    AutoCanada
                                                                    Joel Levac and Dick Hammer
                                                                    BMW Canbec and Mini Mont Royal, Montreal
                                                                        The dealerships retailed a combined 1,652 new and 713 used vehicles in 2013.
                                                                        06/30/14
                                                                        Lithia/Braley
                                                                        Lithia Motors
                                                                        Buzz Braley
                                                                          Buick GMC of Beaverton
                                                                          Braley & Graham Buick GMC, Portland, Ore.
                                                                          This acquisition, together with that of Vic Alfonso Cadillac, is expected to add $60 million in estimated annual revenues to Lithia.
                                                                          06/30/14
                                                                          Shottenkirk/Woodruff
                                                                          Greg Shottenkirk
                                                                          Buck Woodruff
                                                                            Shottenkirk Honda of Cartersville
                                                                            Honda Carland North, Cartersville, Ga.
                                                                            The dealership retails about 700 new and 700 used vehicles a year.
                                                                            06/30/14
                                                                            Lithia/Alfonso
                                                                            Lithia Motors
                                                                            Victor Alfonso
                                                                              Cadillac of Portland Lloyd Center
                                                                              Vic Alfonso Cadillac, Portland, Ore.
                                                                                06/30/14
                                                                                Woodruff/Shottenkirk
                                                                                Buck Woodruff
                                                                                Greg Shottenkirk
                                                                                  Kia Carland
                                                                                  North Fulton Kia, Roswell, Ga.
                                                                                  The dealership retails about 500 new and 400 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                  06/06/14
                                                                                  Keyes, Tenenbaum/California Superstores
                                                                                  Howard Keyes, Howard Tenenbaum
                                                                                  California Superstores
                                                                                    Keyes Kia of Valencia
                                                                                    Valencia Kia, Valencia, Calif.
                                                                                    New York hedge fund York Capital Management is the majority owner of the California Superstores dealership group.
                                                                                    06/06/14
                                                                                    Swickard/Lithia
                                                                                    Swickard Corp.
                                                                                    Lithia Motors
                                                                                    Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville, Wilsonville, Ore.
                                                                                        Mark Johnson and Mark Topping of MD Johnson advised the seller. James Aiken advised the buyer.
                                                                                        05/21/14
                                                                                        Meade, Mitchell/Hudson
                                                                                        Barron Meade, Mark Mitchell
                                                                                        David Hudson
                                                                                        Toyota of Bristol, Bristol, Tenn.
                                                                                            Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                            05/21/14
                                                                                            Aaronson, Baron, Sciarrino/Greenfield
                                                                                            Josh Aaronson, Ron Baron, Marcello Sciarrino
                                                                                            Dick Greenfield
                                                                                              Route 1 Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                              Dick Greenfield Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Lawrenceville, N.J.
                                                                                              Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                              05/21/14
                                                                                              Dennis/Clark
                                                                                              Kurt Dennis
                                                                                              Jerry Clark
                                                                                                Wapak Ford
                                                                                                Clark Ford, Wapakoneta, Ohio
                                                                                                Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                05/21/14
                                                                                                Group 1/Munday
                                                                                                Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                Bill Munday
                                                                                                  Kia of South Austin
                                                                                                  South Point Kia, Austin, Texas
                                                                                                  The dealership is expected to generate $55 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                  05/21/14
                                                                                                  O'Brien/Galloway
                                                                                                  Joe O'Brien
                                                                                                  Galloway Family
                                                                                                    O'Brien Mazda
                                                                                                    Sam Galloway Mazda, Fort Myers, Fla.
                                                                                                    Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                    05/21/14
                                                                                                    Premier/Hoss
                                                                                                    Premier Automotive Group
                                                                                                    Richard Hoss
                                                                                                      Victory Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                      Bob Hoss Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Kansas City, Kan.
                                                                                                      Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                      05/21/14
                                                                                                      Franklin/Matt
                                                                                                      Jeremy Franklin
                                                                                                      Cory Matt
                                                                                                        Jeremy Franklin Mitsubishi, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                        Lee's Summit Mitsubishi, Lees Summit, Mo.
                                                                                                        Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                        05/07/14
                                                                                                        Tasca/Masse
                                                                                                        Bob Tasca Jr.
                                                                                                        Paul Masse
                                                                                                          Tasca Buick-GMC
                                                                                                          Paul Masse Buick-GMC, Woonsocket, R.I.
                                                                                                          Nancy Phillips & Associates was the adviser to the seller. The dealership retails about 700 new and 300 used units a year.
                                                                                                          05/07/14
                                                                                                          Group 1/A-Rod
                                                                                                          Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                          A-Rod LP
                                                                                                            Mercedes-Benz of Clear Lake
                                                                                                            Alex Rodriguez Mercedes-Benz, League City, Texas
                                                                                                            The dealership is expected to generate $85 million in annual revenues.
                                                                                                            05/07/14
                                                                                                            Browning/Louie
                                                                                                            Browning Automotive Group
                                                                                                            Joe Louie
                                                                                                              Browning Mazda of Alhambra
                                                                                                              Mazda of Alhambra, Alhambra, Calif.
                                                                                                                05/07/14
                                                                                                                Larry H. Miller/Schenden
                                                                                                                Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                                                                                John Schenden
                                                                                                                Pro Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram, Thornton, Colo.
                                                                                                                Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram 104th
                                                                                                                    05/07/14
                                                                                                                    Ganis, Moore/Bradford
                                                                                                                    Pete Ganis, Roger Moore
                                                                                                                    Jon Bradford
                                                                                                                      Texana Buick-GMC, Texana Ford
                                                                                                                      Bradford Motor Cars, Edna, Texas
                                                                                                                        05/01/14
                                                                                                                        Gee/McCarroll
                                                                                                                        Ryan Gee of Gee Automotive
                                                                                                                        McCarroll Enterprises
                                                                                                                        South Tacoma Honda, Tacoma, Wash.
                                                                                                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                            05/01/14
                                                                                                                            Ourisman/Martens
                                                                                                                            Ourisman Motors
                                                                                                                            Martens Carsof Washington
                                                                                                                              Ourisman Volkswagen of Bethesda, Bethesda, Md.
                                                                                                                              Martens Volkswagen
                                                                                                                              The sale represents the last remaining dealership owned by the Martens family. CBREW Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                              05/01/14
                                                                                                                              DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                              DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                              Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                DCH Honda of Mission Valley
                                                                                                                                Honda of Mission Valley, San Diego
                                                                                                                                  05/01/14
                                                                                                                                  Lithia/Massey
                                                                                                                                  Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                  Charlie Massey
                                                                                                                                  Access Ford-Lincoln, Corpus Christi, Texas
                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services advised Lithia.
                                                                                                                                      05/01/14
                                                                                                                                      Kuni/Carlsen
                                                                                                                                      Kuni Automotive
                                                                                                                                      Carlsen Motor Cars
                                                                                                                                        Audi Palo Alto
                                                                                                                                        Carlsen Audi, Palo Alto, Calif.
                                                                                                                                        The store sold about 700 new and used vehicles in 2013. John Pico of Advising Automobile Dealers advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                        04/23/14
                                                                                                                                        Preston/Blecki, Bateman
                                                                                                                                        Preston Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                        Jim Blecki and Tjark Bateman
                                                                                                                                        Boulevard Auto Sales (Ford, Lincoln)
                                                                                                                                            The two dealerships, one in Georgetown, Del., and the other in Lewes, Del., retail about 520 new and 450 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                            04/23/14
                                                                                                                                            Hodge/Barnard
                                                                                                                                            Dario Hodge
                                                                                                                                            Mike Barnard
                                                                                                                                              Tradition Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                              Mike Barnard Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC, Newark, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                              Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                              04/23/14
                                                                                                                                              Trophy/Peterson, Zubieta
                                                                                                                                              Trophy Automotive Dealer Group
                                                                                                                                              David Peterson and Steve Zubieta
                                                                                                                                              Mercedes-Benz of Encino, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                  Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the exclusive advisers.
                                                                                                                                                  04/23/14
                                                                                                                                                  Spartan/Kendall
                                                                                                                                                  Spartan Automotive
                                                                                                                                                  Kendall Automotive
                                                                                                                                                    Subaru of Missoula
                                                                                                                                                    Kendall Subaru of Missoula, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                    Ozog Automotive advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                    04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                    Falkenberg/Reinprecht, Kohl
                                                                                                                                                    Mark Falkenberg
                                                                                                                                                    Mike Reinprecht, Sandra Kohl
                                                                                                                                                    St. Clair Nissan, Toronto
                                                                                                                                                        Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                        04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                        DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                                                        DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                        Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                          DCH Honda of Mission Valley
                                                                                                                                                          Honda of Mission Valley, San Diego
                                                                                                                                                            04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                            AutoCanada/McNaught
                                                                                                                                                            AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                            Gord McNaught Jr., Andrew McNaught
                                                                                                                                                            McNaught Cadillac-Buick-GMC, Winnipeg, Manitoba
                                                                                                                                                                In 2013, the dealership retailed 593 new and 520 used vehicles.
                                                                                                                                                                03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                Victory/Shuken
                                                                                                                                                                Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                Tori and Jon Shuken
                                                                                                                                                                  Ocean Honda Ventura
                                                                                                                                                                  Vista Honda, Ventura, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                  03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                  Penske/DCH
                                                                                                                                                                  Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                  DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                  BMW of Greenwich, Greenwich, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                      The dealership is expected to generate about $190 million in annual revenue.
                                                                                                                                                                      03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                      Green/Arnlund
                                                                                                                                                                      Green Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                      Bert Arnlund
                                                                                                                                                                      Kalispell Hyundai, Kalispell, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                          03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                          Ourisman/Martens
                                                                                                                                                                          Ourisman Motors
                                                                                                                                                                          Martens Cars of Washington
                                                                                                                                                                            Ourisman Volkswagen of Bethesda, Bethesda, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                            Martens Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                                                            The sale represents the last remaining dealership owned by the Martens family. CBREW Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                            03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                            DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                                                                            DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                            Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                              DCH Honda of Nanuet
                                                                                                                                                                              Honda of Nanuet, Nanuet, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                Kendall/Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                                Kendall Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                Tom Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                                Carrera Motors (Audi, Porsche, Volkswagen and BMW), Bend, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                    MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                    03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia/Hawaii Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                    Hawaii Automotive Retailing Group
                                                                                                                                                                                    Honolulu Buick-GMC-Cadillac and Honolulu Volkswagen in Honolulu
                                                                                                                                                                                        The stores are expected to add $75 million to Lithia's annual revenues. National Business Brokers was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                        03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia/Zamora
                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                        Bob Zamora
                                                                                                                                                                                          Volkswagen of Stockton
                                                                                                                                                                                          Hammer Lane Volkswagen, Stockton, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                          The store is expected to add $20 million in annual revenues to Lithia.
                                                                                                                                                                                          03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                          McCurley/ Abajian, Hanson
                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill and Mason McCurley
                                                                                                                                                                                          Scott Abajian and Gary Hanson
                                                                                                                                                                                            McCurley Integrity Toyota of Walla Walla
                                                                                                                                                                                            Abajian Toyota-Scion, Walla Walla, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                            The dealership retails about 350 new and 450 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                            03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                            Premier Watertown/ Hadelman, FitzMaurice
                                                                                                                                                                                            Premier Watertown
                                                                                                                                                                                            MaryEllen Hadelman and Kevin FitzMaurice
                                                                                                                                                                                              Premier Subaru Watertown, Volvo of Watertown
                                                                                                                                                                                              Chase Parkway Volvo-Subaru, Watertown, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                Euro Motorcars/ Martens
                                                                                                                                                                                                Euro Motorcars
                                                                                                                                                                                                Martens Cars of Washington
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Euro Motorcars Volvo
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Martens Volvo, Washington, D.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  CBRE Dealership Capital Group was the adviser to the seller. Euro Motorcars will move the franchise to one of its existing facilities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Newton, Abbondanza/ Victory
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bill Newton and Mike Abbondanza
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Newton Nissan South
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Victory Nissan South, Shelbyville, Tenn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fenton/Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Brad and Lance Fenton
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Randy Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Randy Reed Nissan, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fenton Nissan of Tiffany Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kody/Dixon
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kody Holdings
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ken Dixon Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ken Dixon Honda, Ken Dixon Chevrolet-Cadillac, Waldorf, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Waldorf Honda, Waldorf Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                        CBRE Dealership Capital Group was the adviser to the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Servco/Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Servco Pacific
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ray Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Island Subaru Maui, Kahului, Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Servco Subaru Maui
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Evans/Golling
                                                                                                                                                                                                          James Evans Jr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Golling
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Golling's Arena Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Dayton, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Evans Arena Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Tim Wild of the Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Qvale/ Heard
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bruce Qvale
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jed Heard
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Midland Buick-GMC-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Berg Motor Co., Midland, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                              MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller. It is Qvale's first acquisition in Texas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Suburban/ Underwood
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Gloria Underwood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Suburban Chevrolet of Clinton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Underwood Chevrolet, Clinton, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                The store sold about 700 vehicles, new and used, in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia/ Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ray Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Island Honda, Kahului, Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The store is expected to generate $30 million in annual revenue. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nissani/ Middlekauff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hooman Nissani
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ric Middlekauff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hooman Hyundai of Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      L.A. Hyundai at LAX, Inglewood, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Serra, Carver/ Bannen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Serra Automotive Inc. and Barry Carver
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tom Bannen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Serra Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tom Bannen Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, Madison, Tenn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Barry Carver, an equity partner in the purchase, will run the store.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kiefer/ Griffin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        John Kiefer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Josh Griffin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kiefer Nissan of Gresham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Gresham Nissan, Troutdale, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kiefer Auto Group now owns five dealerships in Oregon, two in California and two in Idaho. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AutoNation/ Mize
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kevin Mize, O'Hare Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoNation Honda O'Hare, AutoNation Hyundai O'Hare
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            O'Hare Honda, O'Hare Hyundai in Des Plaines, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Retail sales of more than 3,100 new and used vehicles at the two stores generated approximately $86 million in annual revenue in 2012.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Nissani/ Middlekauff, Koper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hooman Nissani
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ric Middlekauff and Michael Koper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hooman Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              L.A. Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram at LAX, Inglewood, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              This is the first acquisition of a domestic brand by Hooman Nissani, owner of Hooman Automotive Group. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ingersoll/ Sylvester
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Todd Ingersoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mike Sylvester
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                M&S of Pawling in Pawling, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ingersoll Auto of Pawling (Cadillac, Chevrolet)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Thomas J. Hayes of Thomas J. Hayes & Associates was the broker.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Group 1/ Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                DJ Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ford of Escondido, Hyundai of Escondido
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Heller Ford, Heller Hyundai in Escondido, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Presidio was the adviser to the Heller family. The dealerships are expected to generate $135 million in estimated annual revenues for Group 1.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Johnson/ Laughridge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dan Johnson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Terry Laughridge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Metro Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Terry Reid Kia, Cartersville, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dan Johnson is a former car dealer who decided to re-enter the business. Performance Brokerage Services represented the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    McCurry/ Reinschmidt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Todd McCurry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    KR and Norma Reinschmidt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mountain Home Auto Ranch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, Mountain Home, Idaho
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Todd McCurry's Mountain Home Auto Ranch, which sells Ford, Lincoln, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram, adds three General Motors brands to its lineup. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      01/27/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1/ Jay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jay Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rivertown Toyota, Rivertown Scion, Rivertown Buick-GMC, Rivertown Subaru, Rivertown Mazda and Volvo of Columbus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jay Toyota-Scion, Jay Buick-GMC, Jay Subaru of Columbus, Jay Mazda and Volvo of Columbus, Columbus, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The dealerships are expected to generate $150 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        01/27/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Flynn/ Findlay, Nolte
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jim Flynn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cliff Findlay and the Nolte family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kingman Chevrolet-Buick and Kingman Honda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Cliff Findlay Auto Center and Findlay-Nolte Honda, Kingman, Ariz.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The sale follows the death of Hank Nolte, a partner of Findlay. Performance Brokerage Services was the exclusive adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          GAINSCO/ Dallas Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          GAINSCO Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dallas Hyundai Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bob Stallings Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            South Dallas Hyundai, Dallas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            GAINSCO, of Dallas, sells auto insurance in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Virginia, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Metro Motor/ Fields
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Michael Grieco Jr. of Metro Motor Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            John Fields of Fields Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jaguar-Land Rover Treasure Coast, Fort Pierce, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The dealership sold about 115 vehicles in 2012. Metro Motor Group, established in 1978 in New England, in recent years has focused on expanding into Florida. Performance Brokerage Services Inc. was the adviser to the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Penske/ Frank Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Penske Automotive Group Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Frank Smith Toyota-Scion and Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Frank Smith Toyota-Scion; Frank Smith Hyundai, Pharr, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The two dealerships are expected to generate approximately $200 million in annual revenue. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia/ Diablo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Diablo Auto Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Diablo Subaru of Walnut Creek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Diablo Subaru, Walnut Creek, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Automotive Advisors of America Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pascarella, Maheras/ Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Curtis Pascarella and Michael Maheras
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bob Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Phillips Chevrolet of Lansing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ridgeway Chevrolet, Lansing, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Cumberland/ Quality
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Len Datello, Rich Datello, Marc Scudillo and John Hyland of Cumberland Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Quality Motorcars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Action Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Quality Hyundai, Millville, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The dealership sold about 1,000 new and used vehicles in 2012. Rich Weitzman of Colliers International was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            McKee, Martin/ Synco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            John McKee and Thomas Martin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Britt Synco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John McKee Chevrolet-Buick- GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Synco Motors, Homer, La.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Patel/ Hallock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mike Patel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Steve Hallock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fremont Ford, Newark, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The dealership sold about 1,200 new and used vehicles in 2012. Performance Brokerage Services Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ferguson/ Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Andrew Ferguson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Eric Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nissan of New Orleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Eric Hill Nissan, New Orleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Serpentini/ Aldahan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bob Serpentini
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Richard Aldahan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pompano Nissan, Pompano Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Everett/ Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      David Everett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Barbara Bush Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Everett Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rooster Bush Chevrolet-GMC- Cadillac, Morganton, N.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        M&N/ Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        M&N Dealerships of Norman, Okla. (Ted Moore and Bob Nouri)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ralph Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          McLoughlin Chrysler-Jeep, McLoughlin Hyundai, McLoughlin Fiat and McLoughlin Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Town & Country Chrysler-Jeep, Town & Country Hyundai, Town & Country Fiat and Town & Country Chevrolet, Milwaukie, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Halata/ Smart
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          John Halata
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phil Smart Jr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood, Lynnwood, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Halata bought out Smart, who had been his partner. Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1/ Moritz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1 Automotive Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Moritz Dealerships of Dallas and Fort Worth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BMW of Arlington, Mini of Arlington and Cadillac of Arlington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Moritz BMW/Mini and Moritz Cadillac, Arlington, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Group 1, which posted $7.48 billion in revenue in 2012, estimates that the newly acquired dealerships will generate an additional $200 million in annual revenue.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia/ Geweke
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Geweke Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lodi Toyota-Scion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geweke Toyota-Scion, Lodi, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The acquisition adds $40 million in estimated annual revenues and is Lithia's 10th Toyota store.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  11/11/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia/ Kopf & Wilson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Robert B. Kopf Inc. and R&V Wilson Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volvo of Fresno and Lithia Mazda of Fresno
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fresno Lincoln-Volvo, Fresno, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Lincoln franchise has been added to Lithia's Fresno Ford store. Lithia's Fresno Mazda franchise has joined Volvo at the new location.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    11/11/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kraushaar/ Sansone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Adam Kraushaar of Lester Glenn Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Paul Sansone Sr. of Sansone Auto Mall
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lester Glenn Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sansone Ford, Ocean Township, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The dealership sold about 1,000 new and used vehicles in 2012. Matt Visconti of Blue Sky 1 was the adviser.


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