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Dealership Buy/Sell

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

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This list of dealership buy-sell data covers deals covered in Automotive News since Aug. 19, 2013.
» Date Posted Title Buyer Seller Dealership Name Dealership New Name Dealership Old Name More
    08/28/15
    Rivera, Hicks/Napoli
    Mariano Rivera, Ken Hicks
    Ron Napoli Sr.
      Rivera Toyota-Scion
      Toyota North, Mount Kisco, N.Y.
      Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
      08/28/15
      Huttig/Garrand
      Julie and George Huttig
      Mark Garrand
        Huttig Nissan of Plattsburgh
        Garrand’s Nissan, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
        Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
        08/26/15
        Kelly/Leary
        Kelly Automotive Group
        Steve Leary
          Kelly Ford
          Thomas Ford, Beverly, Mass.
            08/26/15
            Sewell/Joe Cooper
            Sewell Automotive Group
            Joe Cooper Auto Group
              Sewell Toyota
              Joe Cooper Toyota, Wichita Falls, Texas
              BRANDS: Toyota, Scion
              Bill Scrivner and JB Douglas of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
              08/26/15
              Southern/Performance
              Southern Auto Group
              Performance Buick Inc.
                Southern Buick-GMC Lynnhaven
                Performance Buick, Chesapeake, Va.
                Southern Auto Group moved the dealership to Virginia Beach, Va., and added GMC as a new open point.
                08/26/15
                Hanna, Ray/Steiner, Toscana
                Scott Hanna, Adam Ray
                Ken Steiner, Vic Toscana
                  Gateway Ford-Lincoln-Toyota
                  Capital Motors, Pierre, S.D.
                    08/13/15
                    Griffin/Bergstrom
                    Jim Griffin
                    Bergstrom Automotive
                      Griffin Chevrolet
                      Bergstrom Chevrolet, Milwaukee
                        08/13/15
                        Elsay/Dyer
                        Wael Elsay
                        Rob Dyer
                          Evans Kia
                          Dyer Kia, Evans, Ga.
                          Elsay bought Dyer’s share in the dealership. BDC Automotive Group/Bowers Automotive of Chattanooga owns the remainder.
                          08/13/15
                          Brown/United Brothers
                          Brown Auto Group
                          United Brothers Motor Group
                            Puente Hills Ford
                            Super Ford, City of Industry, Calif.
                              08/13/15
                              Quattro/Sewell
                              Quattro Auto Group
                              Sewell Automotive
                                Northside Imports Houston, Spring, Texas
                                Sewell Maserati of Houston, Houston
                                Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller. Quattro added the Maserati franchise to an existing Fiat-Alfa Romeo store in Spring.
                                08/13/15
                                Kirby/Kelly
                                Joe Kirby
                                Kelly Auto Group
                                  Edd Kirby’s Adventure Mazda-Mitsubishi
                                  Kelly Subaru-Mitsubishi, Chattanooga
                                  Kirby acquired only the Mitsubishi franchise and added it to an existing Mazda store in Chattanooga. Kelly’s store is now a stand-alone Subaru dealership.
                                  08/13/15
                                  Bies, Williams/Perry, Ellis
                                  Thomas Bies, Karl Williams
                                  Rex Perry, Shad Ellis
                                    Premier Kia
                                    Perry-Ellis Kia, Lufkin, Texas
                                    Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group advised the buyers.
                                    08/13/15
                                    Holman/Asbury
                                    Holman Automotive Group
                                    Asbury Automotive
                                    Princeton BMW, Hamilton Township, N.J., Princeton Mini, Princeton, N.J.
                                          07/29/15
                                          Young/Schanski
                                          Young Automotive Group of Michigan
                                          Richard Schanski
                                            Young Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Ionia
                                            Schanski Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram, Ionia, Mich.
                                            Brad Bickle of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                            07/29/15
                                            McGrath/Scheffer
                                            Gary McGrath
                                            Loren Scheffer
                                              Volvo Cars of Fort Myers
                                              Volvo of Fort Myers, Fort Myers, Fla.
                                              Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the buyer.
                                              07/29/15
                                              Aaronson, Sciarrino, Baron/Manfredi
                                              Josh Aaronson, Marcello Sciarrino, Ron Baron, David Baron
                                              Manfredi Auto Group
                                                Island Toyota, Island Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Island Kia, Island Hyundai, Island Mazda, Island Fiat, Island Mitsubishi, Island Subaru
                                                Manfredi Toyota, Manfredi Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Manfredi Kia, Manfredi Hyundai, Manfredi Mazda, Manfredi Fiat, Manfredi Mitsubishi, Subaru of Staten Island, New York
                                                Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the buyer, Island Auto Group. All the stores are on Staten Island.
                                                07/20/15
                                                Coastal States/Vaden
                                                Coastal States Automotive Group
                                                Vaden Automotive Group
                                                  Savannah Volkswagen
                                                  Vaden Volkswagen, Savannah, Ga.
                                                    07/20/15
                                                    Jenkins/Palm
                                                    Jenkins Auto Group
                                                    Palm Automotive Group
                                                      Jenkins Kia of Ocala
                                                      Palm Kia, Ocala, Fla.
                                                      MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                                      07/20/15
                                                      Vaden/Coastal States
                                                      Vaden Automotive Group
                                                      Coastal States Automotive Group
                                                        Vaden Nissan of Hilton Head, Infiniti of Hilton Head
                                                        Hilton Head Nissan, Hilton Head Infiniti, Hardeeville, S.C.
                                                          07/20/15
                                                          Courtesy/Ballweg
                                                          Courtesy Auto Group
                                                          Ballweg Automotive
                                                            Courtesy Ford of Sauk City
                                                            Ballweg Ford, Sauk City, Wis.
                                                              07/20/15
                                                              Ciocca/Helmer, Knopf
                                                              Ciocca Dealerships
                                                              David Helmer and Charles Knopf
                                                                Audi Allentown
                                                                Knopf Audi, Allentown, Pa.
                                                                  07/06/15
                                                                  Bommarito/Garlich, Haegele, Schmitz
                                                                  Bommarito Automotive Group
                                                                  Chris Garlich, Jeffrey Garlich, William Haegele, Craig Schmitz
                                                                    Bommarito Nissan West
                                                                    West County Nissan, Ballwin, Mo.
                                                                      07/06/15
                                                                      Puklich/Perkins
                                                                      Elyse Puklich
                                                                      Jerry Perkins
                                                                        Puklich Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                        Perkins Inc. of Valley City, Valley City, N.D.
                                                                          07/06/15
                                                                          VanGorder/Garrett
                                                                          Steve VanGorder
                                                                          Ron Garrett
                                                                            SVG Chevrolet
                                                                            Ron Garrett Chevrolet, Greenville, Ohio
                                                                              07/06/15
                                                                              Nelson/Snider
                                                                              Dwight Nelson
                                                                              Blake Snider
                                                                              Elk Grove Kia, Elk Grove, Calif.
                                                                                  Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies advised the seller.
                                                                                  07/06/15
                                                                                  Asbury/Davidson
                                                                                  Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                  Mike Davidson
                                                                                    Coggin Ford
                                                                                    Mike Davidson Ford, Jacksonville, Fla.
                                                                                    The store, with expected annual revenue of about $90 million, will be Asbury’s 24th new-vehicle dealership in Florida.
                                                                                    Alan Haig and Nate Klebacha of Haig Partners advised the seller.
                                                                                    06/30/15
                                                                                    Holman/Rosen
                                                                                    Holman Automotive Group
                                                                                    Don Rosen
                                                                                    Audi Willow Grove, Willow Grove, Pa.
                                                                                          06/30/15
                                                                                          Zeigler/International
                                                                                          Zeigler Auto Group
                                                                                          International Autos
                                                                                            Mini of Orland Park, Orland Park, Ill.
                                                                                            Mini of Tinley Park, Tinley Park, Ill.
                                                                                            Zeigler added the franchise to its BMW store in Orland Park.
                                                                                            06/30/15
                                                                                            May/Nay, Dunham
                                                                                            Greg May Auto Group
                                                                                            Sam Nay III and Holly Dunham
                                                                                              Greg May Hyundai
                                                                                              Waco Hyundai, Waco, Texas
                                                                                                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.
                                                                                                        06/16/15
                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                            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.
                                                                                                              06/09/15
                                                                                                              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.
                                                                                                                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
                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                    Sutherlin/Chiarenza
                                                                                                                    Sutherlin Automotive
                                                                                                                    Tommy Chiarenza
                                                                                                                      Sutherlin Nissan of Vero Beach
                                                                                                                      Vero U.S. 1 Nissan, Vero Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                            Richards/Brisson
                                                                                                                            Bob Richards Automotive Group
                                                                                                                            Lynn Brisson
                                                                                                                              Bob Richards Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                              Triangle Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Graniteville, S.C.
                                                                                                                                05/29/15
                                                                                                                                Sons/Ed Napleton
                                                                                                                                Sons Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                Ed Napleton Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                  Sons Kia
                                                                                                                                  McDonough Kia, McDonough, Ga.
                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                                      McClure/Levesque
                                                                                                                                      Donald McClure
                                                                                                                                      Daniel Levesque
                                                                                                                                        Grand Falls Hyundai
                                                                                                                                        Rendez-Vous Hyundai, Grand Falls, New Brunswick
                                                                                                                                        Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                Asbury/Hoban
                                                                                                                                                Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                Pat Hoban
                                                                                                                                                  Nalley Nissan Atlanta
                                                                                                                                                  Capitol City Nissan, Chamblee, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                    05/29/15
                                                                                                                                                    Landmark/Hogan
                                                                                                                                                    Landmark Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                    John Hogan
                                                                                                                                                      Landmark Ford
                                                                                                                                                      Crossroads Ford, Springfield, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                                              #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
                                                                                                                                                                      05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                                      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
                                                                                                                                                                                Gresham/DiVito
                                                                                                                                                                                Gresham Automotive Holdings
                                                                                                                                                                                Anthony DiVito
                                                                                                                                                                                Gresham Subaru, Gresham, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                                                                                          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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                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
                                                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                AutoCanada/McCook, Styner, Leger
                                                                                                                                                                                                                AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Larry McCook, Brad Styner, Jolayne Leger
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Airdrie Chrysler, Airdrie, Alberta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    FRANCHISES: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lucas/Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Collection Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sorrensen/DaSilva, Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lief Sorrensen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Gabriel DaSilva and Domenic Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            West Toronto Kia, Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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.