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Dealership Buy/Sell

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

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This list of dealership buy-sell data covers deals covered in Automotive News since Aug. 19, 2013.
» Date Posted Title Buyer Seller Dealership Name Dealership New Name Dealership Old Name More
    08/29/14
    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
                            Garcia/Davis
                            Garcia Automotive Group
                            Lawton Davis
                              Garcia Cadillac, Garcia Subaru
                              Galles & Davis Cadillac-Subaru, Albuquerque, N.M.
                              Ryan Morris and Keeley Bedford of Tim Lamb Group were the advisers.
                              08/06/14
                              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.
                                        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
                                                                              Lithia/Braley
                                                                              Lithia Motors
                                                                              Buzz Braley
                                                                                Buick GMC of Beaverton
                                                                                Braley & Graham Buick GMC, Portland, Ore.
                                                                                This acquisition, together with that of Vic Alfonso Cadillac, is expected to add $60 million in estimated annual revenues to Lithia.
                                                                                06/30/14
                                                                                Shottenkirk/Woodruff
                                                                                Greg Shottenkirk
                                                                                Buck Woodruff
                                                                                  Shottenkirk Honda of Cartersville
                                                                                  Honda Carland North, Cartersville, Ga.
                                                                                  The dealership retails about 700 new and 700 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                  06/30/14
                                                                                  Lithia/Alfonso
                                                                                  Lithia Motors
                                                                                  Victor Alfonso
                                                                                    Cadillac of Portland Lloyd Center
                                                                                    Vic Alfonso Cadillac, Portland, Ore.
                                                                                      06/30/14
                                                                                      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
                                                                                            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
                                                                                                  Ostrow, Camastro/Birkenstock
                                                                                                  Michael Ostrow, Robert Camastro
                                                                                                  John Birkenstock
                                                                                                    Hudson Valley Automotive Enterprises (Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram)
                                                                                                    Newburgh Park Motors, Newburgh, N.Y.
                                                                                                    Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller. The buyers own two Mercedes-Benz dealerships in New York and Connecticut.
                                                                                                    06/06/14
                                                                                                    Keyes, Tenenbaum/California Superstores
                                                                                                    Howard Keyes, Howard Tenenbaum
                                                                                                    California Superstores
                                                                                                      Keyes Kia of Valencia
                                                                                                      Valencia Kia, Valencia, Calif.
                                                                                                      New York hedge fund York Capital Management is the majority owner of the California Superstores dealership group.
                                                                                                      06/06/14
                                                                                                      Swickard/Lithia
                                                                                                      Swickard Corp.
                                                                                                      Lithia Motors
                                                                                                      Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville, Wilsonville, Ore.
                                                                                                          Mark Johnson and Mark Topping of MD Johnson advised the seller. James Aiken advised the buyer.
                                                                                                          05/21/14
                                                                                                          Meade, Mitchell/Hudson
                                                                                                          Barron Meade, Mark Mitchell
                                                                                                          David Hudson
                                                                                                          Toyota of Bristol, Bristol, Tenn.
                                                                                                              Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                              05/21/14
                                                                                                              Aaronson, Baron, Sciarrino/Greenfield
                                                                                                              Josh Aaronson, Ron Baron, Marcello Sciarrino
                                                                                                              Dick Greenfield
                                                                                                                Route 1 Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                Dick Greenfield Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Lawrenceville, N.J.
                                                                                                                Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                05/21/14
                                                                                                                Dennis/Clark
                                                                                                                Kurt Dennis
                                                                                                                Jerry Clark
                                                                                                                  Wapak Ford
                                                                                                                  Clark Ford, Wapakoneta, Ohio
                                                                                                                  Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                  05/21/14
                                                                                                                  Group 1/Munday
                                                                                                                  Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                  Bill Munday
                                                                                                                    Kia of South Austin
                                                                                                                    South Point Kia, Austin, Texas
                                                                                                                    The dealership is expected to generate $55 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                                    05/21/14
                                                                                                                    O'Brien/Galloway
                                                                                                                    Joe O'Brien
                                                                                                                    Galloway Family
                                                                                                                      O'Brien Mazda
                                                                                                                      Sam Galloway Mazda, Fort Myers, Fla.
                                                                                                                      Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                      05/21/14
                                                                                                                      Premier/Hoss
                                                                                                                      Premier Automotive Group
                                                                                                                      Richard Hoss
                                                                                                                        Victory Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                        Bob Hoss Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Kansas City, Kan.
                                                                                                                        Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                        05/21/14
                                                                                                                        Franklin/Matt
                                                                                                                        Jeremy Franklin
                                                                                                                        Cory Matt
                                                                                                                          Jeremy Franklin Mitsubishi, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                                          Lee's Summit Mitsubishi, Lees Summit, Mo.
                                                                                                                          Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                          05/07/14
                                                                                                                          Tasca/Masse
                                                                                                                          Bob Tasca Jr.
                                                                                                                          Paul Masse
                                                                                                                            Tasca Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                            Paul Masse Buick-GMC, Woonsocket, R.I.
                                                                                                                            Nancy Phillips & Associates was the adviser to the seller. The dealership retails about 700 new and 300 used units a year.
                                                                                                                            05/07/14
                                                                                                                            Group 1/A-Rod
                                                                                                                            Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                            A-Rod LP
                                                                                                                              Mercedes-Benz of Clear Lake
                                                                                                                              Alex Rodriguez Mercedes-Benz, League City, Texas
                                                                                                                              The dealership is expected to generate $85 million in annual revenues.
                                                                                                                              05/07/14
                                                                                                                              Browning/Louie
                                                                                                                              Browning Automotive Group
                                                                                                                              Joe Louie
                                                                                                                                Browning Mazda of Alhambra
                                                                                                                                Mazda of Alhambra, Alhambra, Calif.
                                                                                                                                  05/07/14
                                                                                                                                  Larry H. Miller/Schenden
                                                                                                                                  Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                                                                                                  John Schenden
                                                                                                                                  Pro Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram, Thornton, Colo.
                                                                                                                                  Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram 104th
                                                                                                                                      05/07/14
                                                                                                                                      Ganis, Moore/Bradford
                                                                                                                                      Pete Ganis, Roger Moore
                                                                                                                                      Jon Bradford
                                                                                                                                        Texana Buick-GMC, Texana Ford
                                                                                                                                        Bradford Motor Cars, Edna, Texas
                                                                                                                                          05/01/14
                                                                                                                                          Ourisman/Martens
                                                                                                                                          Ourisman Motors
                                                                                                                                          Martens Carsof Washington
                                                                                                                                            Ourisman Volkswagen of Bethesda, Bethesda, Md.
                                                                                                                                            Martens Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                            The sale represents the last remaining dealership owned by the Martens family. CBREW Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                            05/01/14
                                                                                                                                            Gee/McCarroll
                                                                                                                                            Ryan Gee of Gee Automotive
                                                                                                                                            McCarroll Enterprises
                                                                                                                                            South Tacoma Honda, Tacoma, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                05/01/14
                                                                                                                                                DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                                                DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                  DCH Honda of Mission Valley
                                                                                                                                                  Honda of Mission Valley, San Diego
                                                                                                                                                    05/01/14
                                                                                                                                                    Lithia/Massey
                                                                                                                                                    Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                    Charlie Massey
                                                                                                                                                    Access Ford-Lincoln, Corpus Christi, Texas
                                                                                                                                                        Performance Brokerage Services advised Lithia.
                                                                                                                                                        05/01/14
                                                                                                                                                        Kuni/Carlsen
                                                                                                                                                        Kuni Automotive
                                                                                                                                                        Carlsen Motor Cars
                                                                                                                                                          Audi Palo Alto
                                                                                                                                                          Carlsen Audi, Palo Alto, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                          The store sold about 700 new and used vehicles in 2013. John Pico of Advising Automobile Dealers advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                          04/23/14
                                                                                                                                                          Preston/Blecki, Bateman
                                                                                                                                                          Preston Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                          Jim Blecki and Tjark Bateman
                                                                                                                                                          Boulevard Auto Sales (Ford, Lincoln)
                                                                                                                                                              The two dealerships, one in Georgetown, Del., and the other in Lewes, Del., retail about 520 new and 450 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                              04/23/14
                                                                                                                                                              Trophy/Peterson, Zubieta
                                                                                                                                                              Trophy Automotive Dealer Group
                                                                                                                                                              David Peterson and Steve Zubieta
                                                                                                                                                              Mercedes-Benz of Encino, Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                                  Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the exclusive advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                  04/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                  Hodge/Barnard
                                                                                                                                                                  Dario Hodge
                                                                                                                                                                  Mike Barnard
                                                                                                                                                                    Tradition Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                    Mike Barnard Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC, Newark, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                    Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                    04/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                    Spartan/Kendall
                                                                                                                                                                    Spartan Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                    Kendall Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                      Subaru of Missoula
                                                                                                                                                                      Kendall Subaru of Missoula, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                      Ozog Automotive advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                      04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                                      Falkenberg/Reinprecht, Kohl
                                                                                                                                                                      Mark Falkenberg
                                                                                                                                                                      Mike Reinprecht, Sandra Kohl
                                                                                                                                                                      St. Clair Nissan, Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                          Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                          04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                                          DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                                                                          DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                          Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                            DCH Honda of Mission Valley
                                                                                                                                                                            Honda of Mission Valley, San Diego
                                                                                                                                                                              04/01/14
                                                                                                                                                                              AutoCanada/McNaught
                                                                                                                                                                              AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                                              Gord McNaught Jr., Andrew McNaught
                                                                                                                                                                              McNaught Cadillac-Buick-GMC, Winnipeg, Manitoba
                                                                                                                                                                                  In 2013, the dealership retailed 593 new and 520 used vehicles.
                                                                                                                                                                                  03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                                  Victory/Shuken
                                                                                                                                                                                  Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                  Tori and Jon Shuken
                                                                                                                                                                                    Ocean Honda Ventura
                                                                                                                                                                                    Vista Honda, Ventura, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                    03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                                    Penske/DCH
                                                                                                                                                                                    Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                    DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                    BMW of Greenwich, Greenwich, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                                        The dealership is expected to generate about $190 million in annual revenue.
                                                                                                                                                                                        03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                                        Green/Arnlund
                                                                                                                                                                                        Green Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                        Bert Arnlund
                                                                                                                                                                                        Kalispell Hyundai, Kalispell, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                            03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                                            Ourisman/Martens
                                                                                                                                                                                            Ourisman Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                            Martens Cars of Washington
                                                                                                                                                                                              Ourisman Volkswagen of Bethesda, Bethesda, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Martens Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                                                                              The sale represents the last remaining dealership owned by the Martens family. CBREW Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                              03/26/14
                                                                                                                                                                                              DCH/Penske
                                                                                                                                                                                              DCH Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                              Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                DCH Honda of Nanuet
                                                                                                                                                                                                Honda of Nanuet, Nanuet, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia/Zamora
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bob Zamora
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volkswagen of Stockton
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hammer Lane Volkswagen, Stockton, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The store is expected to add $20 million in annual revenues to Lithia.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kendall/Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kendall Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tom Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Carrera Motors (Audi, Porsche, Volkswagen and BMW), Bend, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia/Hawaii Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hawaii Automotive Retailing Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Honolulu Buick-GMC-Cadillac and Honolulu Volkswagen in Honolulu
                                                                                                                                                                                                            The stores are expected to add $75 million to Lithia's annual revenues. National Business Brokers was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Newton, Abbondanza/ Victory
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bill Newton and Mike Abbondanza
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Newton Nissan South
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Victory Nissan South, Shelbyville, Tenn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                              McCurley/ Abajian, Hanson
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bill and Mason McCurley
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Scott Abajian and Gary Hanson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                McCurley Integrity Toyota of Walla Walla
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Abajian Toyota-Scion, Walla Walla, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                The dealership retails about 350 new and 450 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Premier Watertown/ Hadelman, FitzMaurice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Premier Watertown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                MaryEllen Hadelman and Kevin FitzMaurice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Premier Subaru Watertown, Volvo of Watertown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Chase Parkway Volvo-Subaru, Watertown, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Euro Motorcars/ Martens
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Euro Motorcars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Martens Cars of Washington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Euro Motorcars Volvo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Martens Volvo, Washington, D.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      CBRE Dealership Capital Group was the adviser to the seller. Euro Motorcars will move the franchise to one of its existing facilities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Evans/Golling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      James Evans Jr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bill Golling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Golling's Arena Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Dayton, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Evans Arena Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tim Wild of the Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Servco/Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Servco Pacific
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ray Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Island Subaru Maui, Kahului, Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Servco Subaru Maui
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Fenton/Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Brad and Lance Fenton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Randy Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Randy Reed Nissan, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Fenton Nissan of Tiffany Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Kody/Dixon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Kody Holdings
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ken Dixon Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ken Dixon Honda, Ken Dixon Chevrolet-Cadillac, Waldorf, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Waldorf Honda, Waldorf Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CBRE Dealership Capital Group was the adviser to the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Serra, Carver/ Bannen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Serra Automotive Inc. and Barry Carver
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tom Bannen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Serra Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tom Bannen Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, Madison, Tenn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Barry Carver, an equity partner in the purchase, will run the store.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia/ Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ray Kitagawa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Island Honda, Kahului, Hawaii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The store is expected to generate $30 million in annual revenue. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban/ Underwood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Gloria Underwood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Suburban Chevrolet of Clinton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Underwood Chevrolet, Clinton, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The store sold about 700 vehicles, new and used, in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nissani/ Middlekauff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hooman Nissani
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ric Middlekauff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hooman Hyundai of Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        L.A. Hyundai at LAX, Inglewood, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kiefer/ Griffin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        John Kiefer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Josh Griffin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kiefer Nissan of Gresham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Gresham Nissan, Troutdale, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kiefer Auto Group now owns five dealerships in Oregon, two in California and two in Idaho. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Qvale/ Heard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bruce Qvale
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jed Heard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Midland Buick-GMC-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Berg Motor Co., Midland, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller. It is Qvale's first acquisition in Texas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Nissani/ Middlekauff, Koper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hooman Nissani
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ric Middlekauff and Michael Koper
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hooman Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              L.A. Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram at LAX, Inglewood, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              This is the first acquisition of a domestic brand by Hooman Nissani, owner of Hooman Automotive Group. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Johnson/ Laughridge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dan Johnson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Terry Laughridge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Metro Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Terry Reid Kia, Cartersville, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dan Johnson is a former car dealer who decided to re-enter the business. Performance Brokerage Services represented the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                McCurry/ Reinschmidt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Todd McCurry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                KR and Norma Reinschmidt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mountain Home Auto Ranch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Performance Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, Mountain Home, Idaho
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Todd McCurry's Mountain Home Auto Ranch, which sells Ford, Lincoln, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram, adds three General Motors brands to its lineup. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Group 1/ Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  DJ Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ford of Escondido, Hyundai of Escondido
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Heller Ford, Heller Hyundai in Escondido, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Presidio was the adviser to the Heller family. The dealerships are expected to generate $135 million in estimated annual revenues for Group 1.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ingersoll/ Sylvester
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Todd Ingersoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mike Sylvester
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      M&S of Pawling in Pawling, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ingersoll Auto of Pawling (Cadillac, Chevrolet)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas J. Hayes of Thomas J. Hayes & Associates was the broker.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AutoNation/ Mize
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kevin Mize, O'Hare Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation Honda O'Hare, AutoNation Hyundai O'Hare
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        O'Hare Honda, O'Hare Hyundai in Des Plaines, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Retail sales of more than 3,100 new and used vehicles at the two stores generated approximately $86 million in annual revenue in 2012.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        01/27/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Flynn/ Findlay, Nolte
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Jim Flynn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cliff Findlay and the Nolte family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kingman Chevrolet-Buick and Kingman Honda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Cliff Findlay Auto Center and Findlay-Nolte Honda, Kingman, Ariz.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The sale follows the death of Hank Nolte, a partner of Findlay. Performance Brokerage Services was the exclusive adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          01/27/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Group 1/ Jay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jay Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Rivertown Toyota, Rivertown Scion, Rivertown Buick-GMC, Rivertown Subaru, Rivertown Mazda and Volvo of Columbus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jay Toyota-Scion, Jay Buick-GMC, Jay Subaru of Columbus, Jay Mazda and Volvo of Columbus, Columbus, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The dealerships are expected to generate $150 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            GAINSCO/ Dallas Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            GAINSCO Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dallas Hyundai Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bob Stallings Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              South Dallas Hyundai, Dallas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              GAINSCO, of Dallas, sells auto insurance in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Virginia, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Metro Motor/ Fields
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Michael Grieco Jr. of Metro Motor Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John Fields of Fields Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jaguar-Land Rover Treasure Coast, Fort Pierce, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The dealership sold about 115 vehicles in 2012. Metro Motor Group, established in 1978 in New England, in recent years has focused on expanding into Florida. Performance Brokerage Services Inc. was the adviser to the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Penske/ Frank Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Penske Automotive Group Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Frank Smith Toyota-Scion and Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Frank Smith Toyota-Scion; Frank Smith Hyundai, Pharr, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The two dealerships are expected to generate approximately $200 million in annual revenue. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lithia/ Diablo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Diablo Auto Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Diablo Subaru of Walnut Creek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Diablo Subaru, Walnut Creek, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Automotive Advisors of America Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        12/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Pascarella, Maheras/ Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Curtis Pascarella and Michael Maheras
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bob Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phillips Chevrolet of Lansing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ridgeway Chevrolet, Lansing, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Cumberland/ Quality
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Len Datello, Rich Datello, Marc Scudillo and John Hyland of Cumberland Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Quality Motorcars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Action Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Quality Hyundai, Millville, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              The dealership sold about 1,000 new and used vehicles in 2012. Rich Weitzman of Colliers International was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              McKee, Martin/ Synco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John McKee and Thomas Martin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Britt Synco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                John McKee Chevrolet-Buick- GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Synco Motors, Homer, La.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Patel/ Hallock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mike Patel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Steve Hallock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Fremont Ford, Newark, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The dealership sold about 1,200 new and used vehicles in 2012. Performance Brokerage Services Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ferguson/ Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Andrew Ferguson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Eric Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nissan of New Orleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Eric Hill Nissan, New Orleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Serpentini/ Aldahan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bob Serpentini
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Richard Aldahan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Performance Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Pompano Nissan, Pompano Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Everett/ Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        David Everett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Barbara Bush Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Everett Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Rooster Bush Chevrolet-GMC- Cadillac, Morganton, N.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bob Morris of Tim Lamb Group was the buy/sell consultant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          M&N/ Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          M&N Dealerships of Norman, Okla. (Ted Moore and Bob Nouri)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ralph Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            McLoughlin Chrysler-Jeep, McLoughlin Hyundai, McLoughlin Fiat and McLoughlin Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Town & Country Chrysler-Jeep, Town & Country Hyundai, Town & Country Fiat and Town & Country Chevrolet, Milwaukie, Ore.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. was the adviser.


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