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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
    12/22/14
    Makoff/Kalatzes
    John Makoff
    Gust Kalatzes
    Community Ford-Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Price, Utah
        Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
        12/22/14
        Myers/Carter
        Steve Myers
        Dale Carter
          Myers Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
          Dale Carter Motors, Eaton, Ohio
            12/22/14
            Hawk/D'Arcy
            Hawk Auto Group
            Terry D'Arcy
              Hawk Volkswagen of Joliet
              D'Arcy Volkswagen, Joliet, Ill.
                12/22/14
                Smith/Dickens
                Phil Smith Automotive Group
                T. Dixon Dickens
                Mercedes-Benz-Porsche-Sprinter of Fayetteville, Fayetteville, N.C.
                    Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer.
                    12/22/14
                    Asbury/Johnson
                    Asbury Automotive Group
                    Cliff Johnson
                      David McDavid Ford Fort Worth
                      Texas Motors Ford, Fort Worth, Texas
                      Asbury now has seven stores in Texas. Haig Partners advised the seller.
                      12/22/14
                      Pack/Van Tuyl
                      Sam Pack Automotive Group
                      Van Tuyl Group
                        Sam Pack's Five Star Chevrolet
                        Van Chevrolet, Carrollton, Texas
                          12/22/14
                          Sonic/Elway
                          Sonic Automotive
                          John Elway Dealerships
                            Cherry Creek Chevrolet
                            John Elway Chevrolet on Colorado Boulevard, Denver
                              12/22/14
                              Elway/Sonic
                              John Elway Dealerships
                              Sonic Automotive
                                John Elway Cadillac of Park Meadows
                                Don Massey Cadillac, Lone Tree, Colo.
                                  11/25/14
                                  Penske/Drew
                                  SoCal Penske Dealer Group
                                  Drew Auto Center
                                    Penske Ford, Penske Hyundai
                                    Drew Ford, Drew Hyundai, La Mesa, Calif.
                                      11/25/14
                                      Martin/Butler
                                      Ed Martin Auto Group
                                      Butler Auto Group
                                        Ed Martin Nissan of Fishers
                                        Butler Nissan, Fishers, Ind.
                                          11/25/14
                                          AutoCanada/Houk, Hardy
                                          AutoCanada
                                          Walter Houk, Gerald Hardy
                                          Bridges Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, North Battleford, Saskatchewan
                                                11/25/14
                                                Langway/Hand
                                                Jim Langway
                                                John Hand, James Hand
                                                  Langway Chevrolet-Volkswagen
                                                  Hand Motors, Manchester Center, Vt.
                                                    11/20/14
                                                    Mangino/Gendron
                                                    Mangino Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                    Gendron's Auto Sales
                                                    Gendron's Truck and Auto Center, Troy, N.Y.
                                                          11/20/14
                                                          Miller/Liedel
                                                          Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                          Robert Liedel
                                                            Larry H. Miller Ford Lakewood
                                                            Lakewood Fordland, Lakewood, Colo.
                                                            This is Larry H. Miller's eighth store in Colorado.
                                                            11/20/14
                                                            Priority/Freedom
                                                            Priority Automotive
                                                            Freedom Automotive
                                                              Priority Ford, Priority Volvo
                                                              Freedom Ford, Norfolk, Va.; Freedom Volvo, Virginia Beach, Va.
                                                              The acquisitions bring Priority's new-car dealerships to 17. Scott Rigell, owner of Freedom Automotive, is a representative from Virginia in the U.S. Congress.
                                                              11/20/14
                                                              Causley/Crest
                                                              Causley Automotive Group
                                                              Crest Automotive Group
                                                                Causley Mazda-Hyundai
                                                                Crest Volvo-Hyundai, Macomb, Mich.
                                                                Causley purchased the dealership property and acquired the Hyundai business. The Volvo business was not part of the deal and was closed.
                                                                11/20/14
                                                                Flom, Nilva, Boyko/Frankel, Mitaro
                                                                Gary Flom, Ven Nilva, Alex Boyko
                                                                Cary Frankel, Joseph Mitaro, Joseph Mitaro Jr.
                                                                White Plains Nissan, White Plains, N.Y.
                                                                    Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
                                                                    11/20/14
                                                                    Beine/Hoffer
                                                                    Bob Beine
                                                                    John Hoffer
                                                                      Carthage Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                      John Hoffer Dodge, Carthage, Mo.
                                                                      Bob Beine has a Ford-Lincoln dealership in Republic, Mo., and a Ford dealership in Carthage, Mo. John Hoffer has a Chrysler-Jeep dealership in Topeka, Kan.
                                                                      11/20/14
                                                                      JKC/Smolich
                                                                      JKC Automotive
                                                                      Smolich Motors
                                                                        Team Hyundai of Bend
                                                                        Smolich Hyundai, Bend, Ore.
                                                                          11/20/14
                                                                          Priority/Hall
                                                                          Priority Automotive
                                                                          Ken Hall
                                                                            Priority Nissan Chantilly
                                                                            Nissan of Chantilly, Chantilly, Va.
                                                                            This is Priority's fourth Nissan dealership.
                                                                            11/11/14
                                                                            Esposito, Tackett/Haldeman
                                                                            Frank Esposito and Frank Tackett
                                                                            Alan Haldeman
                                                                              Route 33 Nissan
                                                                              Haldeman Nissan, Hamilton Square, N.J.
                                                                              Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                              11/11/14
                                                                              Datello/Sickel
                                                                              Leonard Datello
                                                                              David Sickel
                                                                                Action Chevrolet of Freehold
                                                                                Chevrolet of Freehold, Freehold, N.J.
                                                                                Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                11/11/14
                                                                                Eddy/Esposito
                                                                                Chuck Eddy
                                                                                Eddy Esposito
                                                                                  Bob & Chuck Eddy Cadillac-Chevrolet-Buick
                                                                                  Esposito Chevrolet-Buick-Cadillac, Grove City, Pa.
                                                                                  Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                  11/11/14
                                                                                  Cucci/Kalin
                                                                                  Ted Cucci
                                                                                  Randy Kalin
                                                                                    Cucci Ford
                                                                                    Spring Hill Ford, East Dundee, Ill.
                                                                                    Tim Lamb Group was the adviser. This is Cucci's first dealership.
                                                                                    11/11/14
                                                                                    Eddy/Esposito
                                                                                    Chuck Eddy
                                                                                    Eddy Esposito
                                                                                      Bob & Chuck Eddy Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                      Esposito Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Grove City, Pa.
                                                                                      Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                      11/11/14
                                                                                      Preston/Esposito
                                                                                      Preston Auto Group
                                                                                      Eddy Esposito
                                                                                        Preston Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                        Eddy Esposito Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, New Castle, Pa.
                                                                                        Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                        11/11/14
                                                                                        Flom/Manhattan
                                                                                        Gary Flom
                                                                                        Manhattan Automobile Co.
                                                                                          Jaguar-Land Rover Manhattan
                                                                                          Manhattan Automobile Co., New York
                                                                                            11/11/14
                                                                                            Kadre/Chnapko
                                                                                            Manny Kadre
                                                                                            Chnapko family
                                                                                              Mercedes-Benz of Caldwell
                                                                                              Globe Mercedes-Benz, Fairfield, N.J.
                                                                                              Bel Air Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                              11/05/14
                                                                                              Walker/All Star
                                                                                              Walker Automotive
                                                                                              All Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                Walker Toyota
                                                                                                All Star Toyota, Alexandria, La.
                                                                                                  11/05/14
                                                                                                  Prime/Enxing
                                                                                                  Prime Motor Group
                                                                                                  Daniel Enxing
                                                                                                    Prime Subaru
                                                                                                    Subaru of Nashua, Hudson, N.H.
                                                                                                    Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                    11/05/14
                                                                                                    Blaicher/West
                                                                                                    Frederick Blaicher
                                                                                                    Paul West
                                                                                                      Woodbury Chevrolet
                                                                                                      West Chevrolet Sales and Service,Woodbury, Conn.
                                                                                                      Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                      11/05/14
                                                                                                      Balise/Cartwright
                                                                                                      Balise Motor Sales
                                                                                                      David Cartwright
                                                                                                      Fairfield Hyundai, Fairfield, Conn.
                                                                                                            11/05/14
                                                                                                            Bush/Beans
                                                                                                            Bush Auto Group
                                                                                                            Fred Beans
                                                                                                              Nissan 422 of Limerick
                                                                                                              Fred Beans Nissan of Limerick,Limerick, Pa.
                                                                                                              Rich Weitzmanof Colliers International was the adviser.
                                                                                                              11/05/14
                                                                                                              AutoSaver/Lyons
                                                                                                              AutoSaver Group
                                                                                                              Thomas Lyons
                                                                                                              Bennington Subaru, Bennington, Vt.
                                                                                                                  Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                  11/05/14
                                                                                                                  AutoCanada/Stern
                                                                                                                  AutoCanada
                                                                                                                  Paul Stern
                                                                                                                  Toronto Dodge-Chrysler, Toronto
                                                                                                                      The store sells about 220 new and 175 used vehicles a year. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                      11/05/14
                                                                                                                      AutoSaver/Vittengl
                                                                                                                      AutoSaver Group
                                                                                                                      Robert Vittengl Jr.
                                                                                                                        AutoSaver Ford
                                                                                                                        Vittengl Ford,Comstock, N.Y.
                                                                                                                        Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                        11/05/14
                                                                                                                        Garvey/Miglorie
                                                                                                                        Garvey Auto Group
                                                                                                                        Jerry Miglorie
                                                                                                                          Garvey Nissan
                                                                                                                          Jerry's Nissan, Rutland, Vt.
                                                                                                                            11/05/14
                                                                                                                            Lockwood/Budds' Group
                                                                                                                            Jay Lockwood
                                                                                                                            Budds' Group
                                                                                                                              Lockwood Kia
                                                                                                                              Budds' Kia Oakville, Oakville, Ontario
                                                                                                                              The store sells about 260 new and 290 used vehicles a year. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                              11/05/14
                                                                                                                              Tasca/World
                                                                                                                              Tasca Automotive Group
                                                                                                                              World Auto Group
                                                                                                                                Tasca Nissan of Dartmouth
                                                                                                                                Nissan World of Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Mass.
                                                                                                                                Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                11/05/14
                                                                                                                                Tasca/Masse
                                                                                                                                Tasca Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                Paul Masse
                                                                                                                                  Tasca Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                  Paul Masse Buick-GMC,Woonsocket, R.I.
                                                                                                                                  Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                  11/05/14
                                                                                                                                  Walker/All Star
                                                                                                                                  Walker Automotive
                                                                                                                                  All Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                    Walker Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                    All Star Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Alexandria, La.
                                                                                                                                      10/29/14
                                                                                                                                      Safford/Kreisner
                                                                                                                                      Safford Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                      Kreisner Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                        Safford Kia of Fredericksburg
                                                                                                                                        Fredericksburg Kia, Fredericksburg, Va.
                                                                                                                                          10/29/14
                                                                                                                                          Hyman/Pence
                                                                                                                                          Hyman Bros. Automobiles
                                                                                                                                          Pence Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                          Pence Nissan Subaru Kia, Midlothian, Va.
                                                                                                                                                10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                Lithia/Harris
                                                                                                                                                Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                John Harris
                                                                                                                                                  Lithia Nissan of Clovis
                                                                                                                                                  Clovis Nissan, Clovis, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                  10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                  Experience/Facaro
                                                                                                                                                  Experience Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                  John Facaro
                                                                                                                                                    Porsche of South Shore
                                                                                                                                                    South Shore Porsche, Freeport, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                      10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                      Olson/Witt
                                                                                                                                                      Jim Olson Motors
                                                                                                                                                      Witt family
                                                                                                                                                        Jim Olson Ford-Lincoln
                                                                                                                                                        Witt Peninsula Ford-Lincoln, Sturgeon Bay, Wis.
                                                                                                                                                          10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                          Fields/Matheny
                                                                                                                                                          Fields Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                          Matheny family
                                                                                                                                                          Jaguar Land Rover Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                Bergstrom/Ballweg
                                                                                                                                                                Bergstrom Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                Ballweg Family of Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                  Bergstrom Chevrolet of Middleton
                                                                                                                                                                  Ballweg Chevrolet, Middleton, Wis.
                                                                                                                                                                    10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                    Wyler/Montgomery
                                                                                                                                                                    Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
                                                                                                                                                                    Bob Montgomery
                                                                                                                                                                      Jeff Wyler Dixie Honda
                                                                                                                                                                      Bob Montgomery Dixie Honda, Louisville, Ky.
                                                                                                                                                                        10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                        Harkness/Bemis
                                                                                                                                                                        Pete Harkness Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                        Brian Bemis Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                          Pete Harkness of Oregon
                                                                                                                                                                          Brian Bemis Auto Mall, Oregon, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                          Brands include Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                          10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                          Wyler/Consolidated Equities
                                                                                                                                                                          Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
                                                                                                                                                                          Consolidated Equities 1
                                                                                                                                                                            Jeff Wyler Kings Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                            Kings Nissan, Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                              10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                              Courtesy/Capo
                                                                                                                                                                              Courtesy Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                              Capo Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                Courtesy Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Orange County
                                                                                                                                                                                Orange Coast Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram of San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                Advising Automobile Dealers advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                Hendrick/Jackson
                                                                                                                                                                                Hendrick Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                Frank Jackson and family
                                                                                                                                                                                  Rick Hendrick Toyota-Scion Sandy Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                  Sandy Springs Toyota-Scion, Atlanta
                                                                                                                                                                                  Alan Haig and Nate Klebacha of Haig Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                  10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                  Schumacher/Suburban
                                                                                                                                                                                  Schumacher Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                  Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                    Volvo of the Palm Beaches
                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban Volvo, West Palm Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                      10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                      Joseph/Marsh
                                                                                                                                                                                      Joseph Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                      Tim Marsh
                                                                                                                                                                                        Joseph Volkswagen of Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                                        Northland Volkswagen, Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                                          10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                          Brickell/Feil
                                                                                                                                                                                          Brickell Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                          Feil family
                                                                                                                                                                                          Ocean Cadillac, Miami Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Mario Murgado, Alex Andreus and Rick Barraza are the investors behind Brickell Motors.
                                                                                                                                                                                              10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                              Zeigler/Rosen
                                                                                                                                                                                              Aaron Zeigler
                                                                                                                                                                                              Saul Rosen
                                                                                                                                                                                                Zeigler Nissan Gurnee, Lake Villa, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                Rosen Nissan of Gurnee, Gurnee, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sonic/Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ken Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nissan of Chattanooga East
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hunt Nissan, Chattanooga
                                                                                                                                                                                                      10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Open Road/Sassi, DiFeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Open Road Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Frank Sassi, Sam DiFeo, Joe DiFeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Open Road Cadillac of Morristown
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Royal Cadillac, Florham Park, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Penske/Drew
                                                                                                                                                                                                          SoCal Penske
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Drew
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Penske Ford, Penske Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Drew Ford, Drew Hyundai, La Mesa, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                              AutoNation/Barrier
                                                                                                                                                                                                              AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jimmy Barrier
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Barrier Motors, Bellevue, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  STORES: Mercedes-Benz of Bellevue, Barrier Audi, Barrier Porsche, Barrier Volvo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gilmore/Bayer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Terry Gilmore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Robert Bayer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Paradise Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Temecula Buick-GMC, Temecula, Calif
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Taylor/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Terry Taylor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        BMW of Freeport, Mini of Freeport, Mercedes-Benz of Massapequa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hassel BMW, Hassel Mini, Freeport, N.Y.; Mercedes-Benz of Massapequa, Amityville, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bill Scrivner of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Conant/Fladeboe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dave Conant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Denice Fladeboe Mock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Norm Reeves Honda Superstore, Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore, Norm Reeves Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Fladeboe Honda, Fladeboe Volkswagen, Fladeboe Buick-GMC, Irvine, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The CAR (Conant Auto Retail) Group ranks No. 23 on the Automotive News list of the top 125 dealership groups based in the United States with retail sales of 22,869 new vehicles in 2013. The Presidio Group and Kerrigan Advisors represented Fladeboe in its sale to Conant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Zoerb/Wellborn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Rick Zoerb
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wellborn family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Rick Zoerb Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Riverside Ford, Cedartown, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Russ Darrow/Amato
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Russ Darrow Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John Amato
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Russ Darrow Mazda of Milwaukee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Amato Mazda, Milwaukee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Butler/Walsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Butler Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Paul Walsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Butler Nissan of Macon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Walsh Nissan of Macon, Macon, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Rimrock/Fichtner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Rimrock Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ken and Leonard Fichtner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rimrock Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fichtner Chevrolet, Laurel, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The dealership sells about 200 new and 215 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Larry H. Miller/Gordon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bud Gordon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Larry H. Miller Toyota Corona
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Quality Toyota, Corona, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SoCal Penske/Sage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SoCal Penske
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sage Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Penske Toyota-Scion of West Covina
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              West Covina Toyota-Scion, West Covina, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Morgan/Gettel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Morgan Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gettel Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Volkswagen of Gainesville, Gainesville, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Group 1/Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ron Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mercedes-Benz of Boerne, Boerne, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers. The dealership is expected to generate $135 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jomehri/Soutar
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        John Jomehri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        George Soutar, Soutar family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mojave Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Ford-Toyota-Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Soutar's Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Ford-Toyota-Nissan, Barstow, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sunroad/Gardon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sunroad Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Joe Gardon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Midway Jeep-Chrysler-Dodge-Ram, San Diego
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Parks/Assoun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Nicholas Parks
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                George Assoun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Nicholas Parks Hyundai, Nicholas Parks Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  San Leandro Hyundai-Kia, San Leandro, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Premier/Matt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Premier Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Todd Matt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Victory Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bonner Springs Ford, Bonner Springs, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Victory/Omoomy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ali Omoomy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Marin County Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Journey Ford, Novato, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lucas/Doraty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bill Doraty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bill Doraty Kia, Medina, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser. Bill Doraty Kia was the sixth-largest Kia dealer in the country in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Garcia/Davis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Garcia Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lawton Davis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Garcia Cadillac, Garcia Subaru
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Galles & Davis Cadillac-Subaru, Albuquerque, N.M.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ryan Morris and Keeley Bedford of Tim Lamb Group were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dibre/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Patrick Dibre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Honda of Freehold, Freehold, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers. This dealership generated approximately $65 million in annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Carter Myers/Lewis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Carter Myers Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ed Lewis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Staunton Nissan, Staunton Subaru, Staunton, Va.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Valley Nissan, Valley Subaru
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban/Sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Suburban BMW of Ann Arbor, Suburban Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      BMW of Ann Arbor, Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The two dealerships will add 75 employees to Suburban Collection, bringing the group's total employees to more than 2,000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AutoNation/Roundtree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Roundtree Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Mobile
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Roundtree Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Mobile, Ala.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The store's annual revenue is expected to be approximately $95 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Asbury/Fink
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Scott Fink
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Coggin DeLand Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hyundai of DeLand, DeLand, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The store's annual revenue is expected to be about $40 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bayside/Sheehy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bayside Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sheehy Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bayside Nissan of Annapolis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sheehy Nissan of Annapolis, Annapolis, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            James Mitchell of CBRE - Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Group 1/Munday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bill Munday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Munday Chevrolet, Munday Mazda, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The stores' annual revenue is expected to be $225 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Imperio/Cappo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Imperio Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Jeffrey Cappo of Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Imperio Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ocean Nissan, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Autocom/Keldaneri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Autocom Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Keldaneri Corp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Autocom Nissan of San Leandro
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    San Leandro Nissan, San Leandro, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bunnin/Graham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Leo Bunnin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Richard Graham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bunnin Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Graham Chevrolet-Cadillac, Santa Barbara, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Gregory, Johnson/Mathis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wayne and Alicia Gregory, Neil Johnson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Donnie Mathis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        BMW of Meridian, Mazda of Meridian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sunbelt BMW-Mazda, Meridian, Miss.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Suburban/Sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Suburban Cadillac of Plymouth; Suburban Cadillac of Lansing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Don Massey Cadillac, Plymouth, Mich.; Capitol Cadillac, Lansing, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DiBre/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Patrick Dibre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hassel Volvo, Glen Cove, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Woodruff/Shottenkirk
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Buck Woodruff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Greg Shottenkirk
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kia Carland
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  North Fulton Kia, Roswell, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The dealership retails about 500 new and 400 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Shottenkirk/Woodruff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Greg Shottenkirk
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Buck Woodruff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Shottenkirk Honda of Cartersville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Honda Carland North, Cartersville, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The dealership retails about 700 new and 700 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia/Alfonso
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Victor Alfonso
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cadillac of Portland Lloyd Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vic Alfonso Cadillac, Portland, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia/Braley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Buzz Braley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Buick GMC of Beaverton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Braley & Graham Buick GMC, Portland, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          This acquisition, together with that of Vic Alfonso Cadillac, is expected to add $60 million in estimated annual revenues to Lithia.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lithia/DCH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia's purchase of DCH and its 27 dealerships in California, New York and New Jersey is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gill/McKenna
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Jay Gill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mike McKenna
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Windward Ford of Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  McKenna's Windward Ford, Kailua, Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gill owns five dealerships in California that sell 11 brands.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoCanada/Levac, Hammer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Joel Levac and Dick Hammer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BMW Canbec and Mini Mont Royal, Montreal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The dealerships retailed a combined 1,652 new and 713 used vehicles in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ostrow, Camastro/Birkenstock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Michael Ostrow, Robert Camastro
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      John Birkenstock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hudson Valley Automotive Enterprises (Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Newburgh Park Motors, Newburgh, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller. The buyers own two Mercedes-Benz dealerships in New York and Connecticut.