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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
    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
              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
                  Jenkins/Palm
                  Jenkins Auto Group
                  Palm Automotive Group
                    Jenkins Kia of Ocala
                    Palm Kia, Ocala, Fla.
                      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
                                  VanGorder/Garrett
                                  Steve VanGorder
                                  Ron Garrett
                                    SVG Chevrolet
                                    Ron Garrett Chevrolet, Greenville, Ohio
                                      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
                                          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.
                                            07/06/15
                                            Nelson/Snider
                                            Dwight Nelson
                                            Blake Snider
                                            Elk Grove Kia, Elk Grove, Calif.
                                                Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies 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
                                                                    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
                                                                      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
                                                                        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
                                                                          Edwards/Fitzpatrick
                                                                          Dave Edwards
                                                                          Thomas Fitzpatrick
                                                                            Edwards Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                            Fitzpatrick Auto Center, Storm Lake, Iowa
                                                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                            06/09/15
                                                                            Victory/Lithia
                                                                            Victory Automotive Group
                                                                            Lithia Motors
                                                                              Classic Honda of Midland
                                                                              Lithia Honda of Midland, Midland, Texas
                                                                              Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                              06/09/15
                                                                              Sutherlin/Chiarenza
                                                                              Sutherlin Automotive
                                                                              Tommy Chiarenza
                                                                                Sutherlin Nissan of Vero Beach
                                                                                Vero U.S. 1 Nissan, Vero Beach, Fla.
                                                                                  06/09/15
                                                                                  Bayird/Crowe
                                                                                  Bayird Auto Group
                                                                                  Blake and Janet Crowe
                                                                                    Keith Bayird Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep
                                                                                    Earl’s Dodge-Jeep, West Plains, Mo.
                                                                                    Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                    Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                                                                                    06/09/15
                                                                                    Cunningham/Stewart
                                                                                    Malcolm Cunningham
                                                                                    Gordon Stewart
                                                                                      Malcolm Cunningham Chevrolet
                                                                                      Gordon Chevrolet, Augusta, Ga.
                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                      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
                                                                                        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
                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                        Landmark/Hogan
                                                                                                        Landmark Automotive Group
                                                                                                        John Hogan
                                                                                                          Landmark Ford
                                                                                                          Crossroads Ford, Springfield, Ill.
                                                                                                            05/29/15
                                                                                                            Victory/Snider
                                                                                                            Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                            Blake Snider
                                                                                                              Freeway Toyota-Scion of Hanford
                                                                                                              Hanford Toyota-Scion, Hanford, Calif.
                                                                                                              Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies advised the seller.
                                                                                                              05/29/15
                                                                                                              Indigo/King
                                                                                                              Indigo Auto Group
                                                                                                              Steve King
                                                                                                                Porsche St. Louis Central
                                                                                                                Parktown Imports, Kirkwood, Mo.
                                                                                                                MD Johnson advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                Franchise: Porsche
                                                                                                                05/29/15
                                                                                                                AutoNation/Cross, Cueny, Anderson
                                                                                                                AutoNation
                                                                                                                Jim Cross, Brian Cueny, Don Anderson
                                                                                                                  Jaguar Spokane, Land Rover Spokane, Volvo of Spokane
                                                                                                                  Jaguar-Land Rover-Volvo of Spokane, Spokane, Wash.
                                                                                                                  MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                                                                                                  05/29/15
                                                                                                                  Pitre, Simkins, Stever/Garcia
                                                                                                                  Bob Pitre, Scott Simkins, Tom Stever
                                                                                                                  Garcia Automotive Group
                                                                                                                    Pitre Kia
                                                                                                                    Cottonwood Kia, Albuquerque, N.M.
                                                                                                                      05/29/15
                                                                                                                      Asbury/Hoban
                                                                                                                      Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                                                      Pat Hoban
                                                                                                                        Nalley Nissan Atlanta
                                                                                                                        Capitol City Nissan, Chamblee, Ga.
                                                                                                                          05/29/15
                                                                                                                          #1 Cochran/Venmar
                                                                                                                          #1 Cochran
                                                                                                                          Kenneth Venmar
                                                                                                                            #1 Cochran Subaru of Butler County
                                                                                                                            Kerven Subaru, Butler, Pa.
                                                                                                                              05/29/15
                                                                                                                              Reichard/Bloom
                                                                                                                              Jeff Reichard
                                                                                                                              Bruce Bloom
                                                                                                                                Reichard Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                Boose Chevrolet, Brookville, Ohio
                                                                                                                                  05/12/15
                                                                                                                                  RFJ/Smith
                                                                                                                                  RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                  Dave Smith Auto Group
                                                                                                                                  Dave Smith Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Dave Smith Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Kellogg, Idaho
                                                                                                                                        05/12/15
                                                                                                                                        Muller/Rosen
                                                                                                                                        Muller Auto Group
                                                                                                                                        Saul Rosen
                                                                                                                                          Muller Honda of Gurnee
                                                                                                                                          Rosen Honda of Gurnee, Gurnee, Ill.
                                                                                                                                            05/12/15
                                                                                                                                            Qvale/Tompkins
                                                                                                                                            Bruce Qvale
                                                                                                                                            Norm Tompkins
                                                                                                                                              Jaguar San Jose
                                                                                                                                              San Jose British Motors Jaguar, San Jose, Calif.
                                                                                                                                              MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                              05/12/15
                                                                                                                                              Gresham/DiVito
                                                                                                                                              Gresham Automotive Holdings
                                                                                                                                              Anthony DiVito
                                                                                                                                              Gresham Subaru, Gresham, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                  05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                  Martinez/Bush
                                                                                                                                                  Ralph Martinez
                                                                                                                                                  Tim Bush
                                                                                                                                                  BMW of Tri-Cities, Richland, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                      MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                      05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                      Steven/Davies, Hatchett, Devlin
                                                                                                                                                      Brandon Steven
                                                                                                                                                      Scott Davies, Steve Hatchett, Tom Devlin
                                                                                                                                                        Eddy’s Volvo of Wichita
                                                                                                                                                        Volvo of Wichita, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                          05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                          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.
                                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                                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
                                                                                                                                                                          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
                                                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoCanada/McCook, Styner, Leger
                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                                                  Larry McCook, Brad Styner, Jolayne Leger
                                                                                                                                                                                  Airdrie Chrysler, Airdrie, Alberta
                                                                                                                                                                                      FRANCHISES: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                      04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                      Booth/Dicken
                                                                                                                                                                                      Tony Booth
                                                                                                                                                                                      Doug Dicken
                                                                                                                                                                                        Windy Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                        Ellensburg Chevrolet, Ellensburg, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                          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
                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lucas/Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Collection Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Group 1/Baillargeon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Baillargeon Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        DFW Audi, Euless, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Vaughn Wyant/Turner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Vaughn Wyant Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ed Turner and family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Audi Kelowna, Kelowna, British Columbia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helfman/Symbol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Helfman Imports
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Symbol Motor Cars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Maserati of Houston, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Helfman Maserati
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ressler/Montana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dave Ressler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Montana Import Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Gallatin Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Montana Import Group, Bozeman, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The site will become a standalone Subaru dealership by early summer, with the Hyundai and Volkswagen sales moving to a nearby site in Bozeman.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Brands: Subaru, Hyundai, Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Denecker, Capra/ Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Thomas Denecker, Mike Capra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Gerald Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Denecker Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Shea Chevrolet, Middlebury, Vt.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser. Thomas Denecker combined his Denecker Chevrolet in Vergennes, Vt., with the acquisition in Middlebury.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Wichita/Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Wichita Luxury Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Joe Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BMW of Wichita
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Joe Self BMW, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ/Orr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Keith Orr Auto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Nissan of Greenville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Orr Nissan of Greenville, Greenville, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoFair/Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoFair Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ann Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    AutoFair Ford of Haverhill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Regan Ford, Haverhill, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sullivan/Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mike Sullivan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Henry Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Midtown Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Primeaux Kia, Tulsa, Okla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation/Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Brett Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mercedes-Benz of Reno, Reno, Nev.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Haig Partners advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Late/Eagle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Steve Late
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            John Eagle Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Aston Martin of Austin, Bentley Austin, Lotus of Austin, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Austin, Austin, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ/Daniels, Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mark Daniels, Eugene Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonham Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Bonham, Texas; Greenville Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Greenville, Texas; Texoma Hyundai, Sherman, Texas; Fiat of McKinney, McKinney, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SF/Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SF Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    William Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Durham Dodge-Chrysler, Oshawa, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller in the transaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Brands: Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jarrett/McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Steve Jarrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dave and Donna Lynn McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Perth County Chrysler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          McLaughlin’s Chrysler-Jeep, Mitchell, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Germain/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Germain Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Germain Honda of Beavercreek, Germain Ford of Beavercreek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hidy Honda, Hidy Ford, Beavercreek, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Superior/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Superior Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Superior Hyundai of Beavercreek, Superior Acura of Dayton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hidy Hyundai, Beavercreek, Ohio; Hidy Acura, Centerville, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Penske/Miller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Miller Automobile Corp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Land Rover Darien, Darien, Conn.