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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
    06/16/15
    Salsbury/Harris
    Leah Salsbury
    Brian Harris
      Salsbury’s Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Baton Rouge
      Brian Harris Chrysler-Jeep, Baton Rouge, La.
      Salsbury acquired the Chrysler and Jeep franchises and added them to its existing dealership, the former Salsbury’s Dodge City.
      06/16/15
      Fox/Harkema
      Fox Motors
      Clare Harkema
        Fox Chevrolet
        Seif Chevrolet-Buick, Caledonia, Mich.
        Fox added Buick to its existing Buick-GMC store in Comstock Park, Mich., also outside Grand Rapids.
        06/16/15
        Dibre/Potamkin
        Patrick Dibre
        Potamkin Automotive
          Honda of Aventura
          Aventura Honda, North Miami Beach, Fla.
          Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions advised the buyer.
          06/16/15
          Corwin/Duffack
          Tim Corwin
          Jim Duffack
            Corwin Toyota-Scion of Bellevue
            Bellevue Toyota-Scion, Bellevue, Neb.
              06/16/15
              Leckner/Rosner
              Carl Leckner
              Rosner Auto Group
                Leckner Nissan
                Rosner Nissan of Stafford, Stafford, Va.
                  06/09/15
                  Richards/Brisson
                  Bob Richards Automotive Group
                  Lynn Brisson
                    Bob Richards Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                    Triangle Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Graniteville, S.C.
                      06/09/15
                      Sutherlin/Chiarenza
                      Sutherlin Automotive
                      Tommy Chiarenza
                        Sutherlin Nissan of Vero Beach
                        Vero U.S. 1 Nissan, Vero Beach, Fla.
                          06/09/15
                          Bayird/Crowe
                          Bayird Auto Group
                          Blake and Janet Crowe
                            Keith Bayird Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep
                            Earl’s Dodge-Jeep, West Plains, Mo.
                            Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                            Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                            06/09/15
                            Price/Garcia
                            Dave Price
                            Brian Garcia
                              Price Ford of Turlock
                              Patchetts Ford, Turlock, Calif.
                              Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                              06/09/15
                              Cunningham/Stewart
                              Malcolm Cunningham
                              Gordon Stewart
                                Malcolm Cunningham Chevrolet
                                Gordon Chevrolet, Augusta, Ga.
                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                06/09/15
                                Edwards/Fitzpatrick
                                Dave Edwards
                                Thomas Fitzpatrick
                                  Edwards Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                  Fitzpatrick Auto Center, Storm Lake, Iowa
                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                  06/09/15
                                  Victory/Lithia
                                  Victory Automotive Group
                                  Lithia Motors
                                    Classic Honda of Midland
                                    Lithia Honda of Midland, Midland, Texas
                                    Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                    05/29/15
                                    Landmark/Hogan
                                    Landmark Automotive Group
                                    John Hogan
                                      Landmark Ford
                                      Crossroads Ford, Springfield, Ill.
                                        05/29/15
                                        Victory/Snider
                                        Victory Automotive Group
                                        Blake Snider
                                          Freeway Toyota-Scion of Hanford
                                          Hanford Toyota-Scion, Hanford, Calif.
                                          Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies advised the seller.
                                          05/29/15
                                          Indigo/King
                                          Indigo Auto Group
                                          Steve King
                                            Porsche St. Louis Central
                                            Parktown Imports, Kirkwood, Mo.
                                            MD Johnson advised the buyer.
                                            Franchise: Porsche
                                            05/29/15
                                            AutoNation/Cross, Cueny, Anderson
                                            AutoNation
                                            Jim Cross, Brian Cueny, Don Anderson
                                              Jaguar Spokane, Land Rover Spokane, Volvo of Spokane
                                              Jaguar-Land Rover-Volvo of Spokane, Spokane, Wash.
                                              MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                              05/29/15
                                              Pitre, Simkins, Stever/Garcia
                                              Bob Pitre, Scott Simkins, Tom Stever
                                              Garcia Automotive Group
                                                Pitre Kia
                                                Cottonwood Kia, Albuquerque, N.M.
                                                  05/29/15
                                                  Asbury/Hoban
                                                  Asbury Automotive Group
                                                  Pat Hoban
                                                    Nalley Nissan Atlanta
                                                    Capitol City Nissan, Chamblee, Ga.
                                                      05/29/15
                                                      #1 Cochran/Venmar
                                                      #1 Cochran
                                                      Kenneth Venmar
                                                        #1 Cochran Subaru of Butler County
                                                        Kerven Subaru, Butler, Pa.
                                                          05/29/15
                                                          Reichard/Bloom
                                                          Jeff Reichard
                                                          Bruce Bloom
                                                            Reichard Chevrolet
                                                            Boose Chevrolet, Brookville, Ohio
                                                              05/29/15
                                                              Ballweg/King
                                                              Ballweg Family of Dealerships
                                                              Steve King
                                                                Audi Kirkwood
                                                                Parktown Imports, Kirkwood, Mo.
                                                                Don Brown of Midwest Brokerage was the adviser.
                                                                Franchise: Audi
                                                                05/29/15
                                                                Straub/Glen Dale
                                                                Straub Automotive
                                                                Glen Dale Motor Co.
                                                                  Straub Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                  Glen Dale Motor Co., Glen Dale, W.Va.
                                                                    05/29/15
                                                                    Sons/Ed Napleton
                                                                    Sons Automotive Group
                                                                    Ed Napleton Automotive Group
                                                                      Sons Kia
                                                                      McDonough Kia, McDonough, Ga.
                                                                        05/29/15
                                                                        McClure/Levesque
                                                                        Donald McClure
                                                                        Daniel Levesque
                                                                          Grand Falls Hyundai
                                                                          Rendez-Vous Hyundai, Grand Falls, New Brunswick
                                                                          Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                          05/12/15
                                                                          Orr/Norton
                                                                          Jimmy and Keith Orr
                                                                          Jim Norton
                                                                            Jimmy Cleveland Toyota of Lawton
                                                                            Jim Norton Toyota of Lawton, Lawton, Okla.
                                                                            Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                            05/12/15
                                                                            Steven/Davies, Hatchett, Devlin
                                                                            Brandon Steven
                                                                            Scott Davies, Steve Hatchett, Tom Devlin
                                                                              Eddy’s Volvo of Wichita
                                                                              Volvo of Wichita, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                05/12/15
                                                                                RFJ/Smith
                                                                                RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                Dave Smith Auto Group
                                                                                Dave Smith Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Dave Smith Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Kellogg, Idaho
                                                                                      05/12/15
                                                                                      Muller/Rosen
                                                                                      Muller Auto Group
                                                                                      Saul Rosen
                                                                                        Muller Honda of Gurnee
                                                                                        Rosen Honda of Gurnee, Gurnee, Ill.
                                                                                          05/12/15
                                                                                          Qvale/Tompkins
                                                                                          Bruce Qvale
                                                                                          Norm Tompkins
                                                                                            Jaguar San Jose
                                                                                            San Jose British Motors Jaguar, San Jose, Calif.
                                                                                            MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                            05/12/15
                                                                                            Martinez/Bush
                                                                                            Ralph Martinez
                                                                                            Tim Bush
                                                                                            BMW of Tri-Cities, Richland, Wash.
                                                                                                MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                05/12/15
                                                                                                Gresham/DiVito
                                                                                                Gresham Automotive Holdings
                                                                                                Anthony DiVito
                                                                                                Gresham Subaru, Gresham, Ore.
                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                    04/24/15
                                                                                                    Dellen/McCoy
                                                                                                    Dellen Automotive Family
                                                                                                    Mike McCoy
                                                                                                      Dellen Ford-Lincoln
                                                                                                      Bill McCoy Ford-Lincoln, Muncie, Ind.
                                                                                                      Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                      04/24/15
                                                                                                      Kunes/Harkness
                                                                                                      Kunes Country Auto Group
                                                                                                      Pete Harkness Auto Group
                                                                                                        Kunes Country Auto Group of Oregon; Kunes Country Auto Group Ford-Lincoln of Sterling and Kunes Country Auto Group Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Buick of Sterling; Kunes Country Auto Group of Morrison
                                                                                                        Pete Harkness of Oregon, Oregon, Ill.; Pete Harkness Ford-Lincoln and Pete Harkness Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Buick, Sterling, Ill.; Pete Harkness Chevrolet, Morrison, Ill.
                                                                                                          04/24/15
                                                                                                          West-Herr/Fabrizio
                                                                                                          West-Herr Automotive Group
                                                                                                          Dan Fabrizio
                                                                                                            West-Herr Nissan Williamsville, Infiniti of Williamsville
                                                                                                            Autoplace Nissan, Autoplace Infiniti, Williamsville, N.Y.
                                                                                                              04/24/15
                                                                                                              Blaise Alexander/Baugher
                                                                                                              Blaise Alexander
                                                                                                              Baugher Motors
                                                                                                                Blaise Alexander Chrysler-Dodge-Ram
                                                                                                                Baugher Motors, Codorus, Pa.
                                                                                                                  04/24/15
                                                                                                                  Wallace, Patterson, Orr/Crown
                                                                                                                  Kirk Wallace, Trey Patterson, Keith Orr
                                                                                                                  Crown Motor Co.
                                                                                                                    Crown Volkswagen, Tyler, Texas
                                                                                                                    Patterson Volkswagen of Tyler
                                                                                                                      04/24/15
                                                                                                                      Booth/Dicken
                                                                                                                      Tony Booth
                                                                                                                      Doug Dicken
                                                                                                                        Windy Chevrolet
                                                                                                                        Ellensburg Chevrolet, Ellensburg, Wash.
                                                                                                                          04/24/15
                                                                                                                          Group 1/David
                                                                                                                          Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                          Brett David
                                                                                                                          Prestige Audi, North Miami Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                              The dealership has traditionally been ranked in the top 10 Audi dealerships in the U.S. for new-vehicle sales and is expected to generate $160 million in estimated annual revenues. Bill Scrivner of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                              04/24/15
                                                                                                                              Steven/Self
                                                                                                                              Brandon Steven
                                                                                                                              Joe Self
                                                                                                                                Eddy’s Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                Joe Self Chevrolet-Cadillac, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                04/24/15
                                                                                                                                RFJ/Corwin
                                                                                                                                RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                Corwin Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                  Honda of Jefferson City, Hyundai of Jefferson City, Nissan of Jefferson City, Kia of Jefferson City
                                                                                                                                  Corwin Honda, Corwin Hyundai, Corwin Nissan, Corwin Kia, Jefferson City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                  Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                  04/24/15
                                                                                                                                  RFJ/Beaver
                                                                                                                                  RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                  Mike Beaver
                                                                                                                                    Toyota-Scion of Santa Fe
                                                                                                                                    Beaver Toyota-Scion Santa Fe, Santa Fe, N.M.
                                                                                                                                    Hicks Management & Consulting advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                    04/24/15
                                                                                                                                    AutoCanada/McCook, Styner, Leger
                                                                                                                                    AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                    Larry McCook, Brad Styner, Jolayne Leger
                                                                                                                                    Airdrie Chrysler, Airdrie, Alberta
                                                                                                                                        FRANCHISES: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                        04/24/15
                                                                                                                                        Sheehy/Friendship
                                                                                                                                        Sheehy Auto Stores
                                                                                                                                        Friendship Motors
                                                                                                                                          Sheehy Infiniti of Chantilly
                                                                                                                                          Infiniti of Chantilly, Chantilly, Va.
                                                                                                                                          CBRE Dealership Capital Services advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                          04/24/15
                                                                                                                                          Hatfield/Neal
                                                                                                                                          Jay Hatfield
                                                                                                                                          Kenny Neal
                                                                                                                                            Jay Hatfield Ford
                                                                                                                                            Kenny Neal Ford, Sarcoxie, Mo.
                                                                                                                                              04/15/15
                                                                                                                                              Golling/Stock
                                                                                                                                              Bill Golling
                                                                                                                                              Jim Stock
                                                                                                                                                Golling Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Chelsea
                                                                                                                                                Village Motor Sales, Chelsea, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                Tobin/Roundtree
                                                                                                                                                Dan Tobin
                                                                                                                                                Roundtree Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                  Dan Tobin Buick-GMC-Chevrolet, Columbus, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                  Chevrolet of Dublin, Dublin, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                  Tobin combined the Chevrolet franchise with Buick and GMC at his Columbus dealership. Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                  04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                  Ehrler/Barrett
                                                                                                                                                  Jim Ehrler
                                                                                                                                                  John, Russ and Stephen Barrett
                                                                                                                                                    Berlin Chevrolet, Berlin Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram
                                                                                                                                                    Barrett Chevrolet, Barrett Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram, Berlin, Md.
                                                                                                                                                    CBRE Dealership Capital Services advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                    04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                    Bies, Williams/Kinney
                                                                                                                                                    Thomas Bies, Karl Williams
                                                                                                                                                    Doug Kinney
                                                                                                                                                    Premier Mazda, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                        Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                        04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                        Lucas/Collection
                                                                                                                                                        Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                        Collection Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                        Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                            Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                            04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                            AutoNation/California Superstores
                                                                                                                                                            AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                            California Superstores
                                                                                                                                                              AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Valencia
                                                                                                                                                              Valencia Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Valencia, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                              Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                              04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                              Baron, Aaronson, Sciarrino/Esposito, Tackett
                                                                                                                                                              Ron Baron, David Baron, Josh Aaronson and Marcello Sciarrino
                                                                                                                                                              Frank Esposito and Frank Tackett
                                                                                                                                                              Hudson Kia, Jersey City, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                  Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                  04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                  Victory/McConnell
                                                                                                                                                                  Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                  Bruce McConnell
                                                                                                                                                                  McConnell Chevrolet, McConnell Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Healdsburg, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                      Victory Automotive Group acquired the McConnell Dealer Group and its two dealerships.
                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer in the transaction.
                                                                                                                                                                      04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                      Rairdon/Lee
                                                                                                                                                                      Rairdon Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                      Jay Lee
                                                                                                                                                                      Honda of Sumner
                                                                                                                                                                      Jay Lee’s Honda of Sumner, Sumner, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                        Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                        04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                        Five Star/Herron
                                                                                                                                                                        Five Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                        Louie Herron
                                                                                                                                                                          Five Star Toyota-Scion of Milledgeville
                                                                                                                                                                          Louie Herron Toyota-Scion, Milledgeville, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                          03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                          Group 1/Baillargeon
                                                                                                                                                                          Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                          Baillargeon Motors
                                                                                                                                                                          DFW Audi, Euless, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                Reed/Greenway
                                                                                                                                                                                Raymond Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                Greenway Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                  Reed Nissan Clermont
                                                                                                                                                                                  Clermont Nissan, Clermont, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                    03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                    Williams/Schultz
                                                                                                                                                                                    Eric and Matthew Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                    Todd, Tyler and Duane Schultz
                                                                                                                                                                                      Williams Bros. Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                      Schultz Motors of Milan, Milan, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                        03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                        Sorrensen/DaSilva, Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                        Lief Sorrensen
                                                                                                                                                                                        Gabriel DaSilva and Domenic Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                        West Toronto Kia, Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                                            Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                            03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                            Kelsey/Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                            Kelsey Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                            Mark Williams Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                              Kelsey Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                              Lawrenceburg Chevrolet, Greendale, Ind.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Joe Sunderman Jr. of Rippe and Kingston//Cincinnati Capital Advisors advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                              03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                              Vaughn Wyant/Turner
                                                                                                                                                                                              Vaughn Wyant Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                              Ed Turner and family
                                                                                                                                                                                              Audi Kelowna, Kelowna, British Columbia
                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    McLarty/Fletcher
                                                                                                                                                                                                    McLarty Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Frank Fletcher
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Columbia Honda
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fletcher Honda Columbia, Columbia, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Alizadeh/Mann, Champion
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Glen and Steve Alizadeh of Auto Planet Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                        John Mann, Cam Champion
                                                                                                                                                                                                              The Alizadehs acquired Performance Auto Group, which had 11 dealerships in St. Catharines and Grimsby, Ontario, selling 14 new-vehicle brands. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Greenway/Deeter
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Greenway Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mischa Deeter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Greenway Mazda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Deeter Mazda, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Berkshire Hathaway/Churchill, Watson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Berkshire Hathaway Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Will Churchill, Corrie Watson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Honda of Fort Worth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Frank Kent Honda, Fort Worth, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  West-Herr/Cappellino
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  West-Herr Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Steve Cappellino
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    West-Herr Nissan of Lockport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Cappellino Nissan, Lockport, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    West-Herr Automotive Group ranks No. 24 on Automotive News’ list of the top 125 dealership groups based in the U.S., with retail sales of 22,726 new vehicles in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helfman/Symbol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Helfman Imports
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Symbol Motor Cars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Maserati of Houston, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Helfman Maserati
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ressler/Montana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dave Ressler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Montana Import Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Gallatin Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Montana Import Group, Bozeman, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The site will become a standalone Subaru dealership by early summer, with the Hyundai and Volkswagen sales moving to a nearby site in Bozeman.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Brands: Subaru, Hyundai, Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Meyer/Boyles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Doug Meyer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          David Boyles, Bud Boyles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Meyer Auto Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Boyles Motors, Maryville, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Brands: Cadillac, Buick, GMC, Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            RFJ/Vernon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Vernon Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Vernon Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Vernon Ford, Vernon Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram, Vernon, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer and seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kuhn/Ellis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kuhn Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Jim Ellis Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kuhn Volkswagen of Marietta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jim Ellis Volkswagen of Marietta, Marietta, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Denecker, Capra/ Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Thomas Denecker, Mike Capra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gerald Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Denecker Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Shea Chevrolet, Middlebury, Vt.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser. Thomas Denecker combined his Denecker Chevrolet in Vergennes, Vt., with the acquisition in Middlebury.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Coast 2 Coast/Farrell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Coast 2 Coast Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    James Farrell, Robert Farrell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volvo of Southborough
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Farrell Volvo, Southborough, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sullivan/Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mike Sullivan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Henry Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Midtown Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Primeaux Kia, Tulsa, Okla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation/Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Brett Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mercedes-Benz of Reno, Reno, Nev.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Haig Partners advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Late/Eagle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Steve Late
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            John Eagle Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Aston Martin of Austin, Bentley Austin, Lotus of Austin, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Austin, Austin, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ/Daniels, Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mark Daniels, Eugene Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonham Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Bonham, Texas; Greenville Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Greenville, Texas; Texoma Hyundai, Sherman, Texas; Fiat of McKinney, McKinney, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SF/Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SF Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    William Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Durham Dodge-Chrysler, Oshawa, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller in the transaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Brands: Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wichita/Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wichita Luxury Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Joe Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BMW of Wichita
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Joe Self BMW, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ/Orr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Keith Orr Auto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Nissan of Greenville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Orr Nissan of Greenville, Greenville, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoFair/Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoFair Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ann Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              AutoFair Ford of Haverhill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Regan Ford, Haverhill, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Superior/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Superior Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Superior Hyundai of Beavercreek, Superior Acura of Dayton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hidy Hyundai, Beavercreek, Ohio; Hidy Acura, Centerville, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Asbury/Jackson, Logun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Asbury Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Frank Jackson, Brian Logun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nalley Ford Sandy Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sandy Springs Ford, Sandy Springs, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Haig Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Penske/Miller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Miller Automobile Corp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Land Rover Darien, Darien, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Kaminsky, Carey, Dancy/Daiagi, Marciano
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mitchell Kaminsky, John Carey, Macky Dancy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Steven Daiagi, John Marciano
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hyundai of Long Island City
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Long Island City Hyundai, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jarrett/McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Steve Jarrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dave and Donna Lynn McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Perth County Chrysler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                McLaughlin’s Chrysler-Jeep, Mitchell, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Germain/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Germain Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Germain Honda of Beavercreek, Germain Ford of Beavercreek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hidy Honda, Hidy Ford, Beavercreek, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Langway/Nemer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jim Langway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Robert Nemer, Peter Nemer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Langway of Bennington (Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Nissan)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nemer Auto Mall, Bennington, Vt.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Atlantic/Long Island
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Atlantic Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Long Island Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Advantage Honda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Honda Manhasset, Manhasset, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Khan/Powell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mo Khan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jay Powell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mineral Wells Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Powell Auto Center, Mineral Wells, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kadre/Long Island
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Manuel Kadre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Long Island Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Land Rover Glen Cove, Glen Cove, N.Y.; Jaguar-Land Rover Huntington, Huntington, N.Y.; and Jaguar-Land Rover Southampton, Southampton, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Kadre/Long Island
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Manuel Kadre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Long Island Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Volvo Huntington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Volvoville Huntington, Huntington, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                01/22/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mitchell/Troiano, Artioli
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mitchell Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Anthony Troiano and Robert Artioli
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mitchell Northampton Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Northampton Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Northampton, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  This is Mitchell Auto Group's eighth store and its first outside Connecticut.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  01/22/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tilleman/Reighard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Craig Tilleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gary Reighard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tilleman Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    North Star Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep, Havre, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    01/22/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Greenway/AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Greenway Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Westside Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AutoNation Nissan Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        01/22/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tonkin/Stone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tonkin Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Robert Stone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tonkin Subaru, Tonkin Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bob Stone Freeway Auto Center, The Dalles, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The buyer, formerly known as Ron Tonkin Family of Dealerships, now represents 19 franchises. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/22/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Elway/Sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          John Elway Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            John Elway Cadillac of Park Meadows
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Don Massey Cadillac, Lone Tree, Colo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/22/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sonic/Elway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John Elway Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Cherry Creek Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                John Elway Chevrolet on Colorado Boulevard, Denver
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  12/22/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Makoff/Kalatzes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  John Makoff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gust Kalatzes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Community Ford-Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Price, Utah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12/22/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Myers/Carter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Steve Myers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dale Carter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Myers Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dale Carter Motors, Eaton, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/22/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hawk/D'Arcy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hawk Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Terry D'Arcy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hawk Volkswagen of Joliet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            D'Arcy Volkswagen, Joliet, Ill.