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Dealership Buy/Sell

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

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This list of dealership buy-sell data covers deals covered in Automotive News since Aug. 19, 2013.
» Date Posted Title Buyer Seller Dealership Name Dealership New Name Dealership Old Name More
    07/30/14
    Carter Myers/Lewis
    Carter Myers Automotive
    Ed Lewis
    Staunton Nissan, Staunton Subaru, Staunton, Va.
    Valley Nissan, Valley Subaru
        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
            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
                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.
                      07/23/14
                      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.
                        07/15/14
                        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
                              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
                                  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
                                    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
                                        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
                                                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
                                                  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
                                                    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.
                                                      06/30/14
                                                      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
                                                            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.
                                                                06/06/14
                                                                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
                                                                                        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
                                                                                                    05/07/14
                                                                                                    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.
                                                                                                      05/01/14
                                                                                                      Lithia/Massey
                                                                                                      Lithia Motors
                                                                                                      Charlie Massey
                                                                                                      Access Ford-Lincoln, Corpus Christi, Texas
                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services advised Lithia.
                                                                                                          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
                                                                                                              Gee/McCarroll
                                                                                                              Ryan Gee of Gee Automotive
                                                                                                              McCarroll Enterprises
                                                                                                              South Tacoma Honda, Tacoma, Wash.
                                                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                    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
                                                                                                                          Spartan/Kendall
                                                                                                                          Spartan Automotive
                                                                                                                          Kendall Automotive
                                                                                                                            Subaru of Missoula
                                                                                                                            Kendall Subaru of Missoula, Mont.
                                                                                                                            Ozog Automotive advised the seller.
                                                                                                                            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.
                                                                                                                                  04/01/14
                                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                              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.
                                                                                                                                                                      03/20/14
                                                                                                                                                                      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.
                                                                                                                                                                        03/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                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.
                                                                                                                                                                                  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.
                                                                                                                                                                                      02/28/14
                                                                                                                                                                                      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
                                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                          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.
                                                                                                                                                                                            02/13/14
                                                                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                                                                    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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/10/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          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
                                                                                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                                                                              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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Pascarella, Maheras/ Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Curtis Pascarella and Michael Maheras
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bob Van Ramshorst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Phillips Chevrolet of Lansing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ridgeway Chevrolet, Lansing, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        12/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lithia/ Geweke
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Geweke Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lodi Toyota-Scion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Geweke Toyota-Scion, Lodi, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The acquisition adds $40 million in estimated annual revenues and is Lithia's 10th Toyota store.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Halata/ Smart
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          John Halata
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phil Smart Jr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood, Lynnwood, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Halata bought out Smart, who had been his partner. Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              12/02/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1/ Moritz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1 Automotive Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Moritz Dealerships of Dallas and Fort Worth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BMW of Arlington, Mini of Arlington and Cadillac of Arlington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Moritz BMW/Mini and Moritz Cadillac, Arlington, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Group 1, which posted $7.48 billion in revenue in 2012, estimates that the newly acquired dealerships will generate an additional $200 million in annual revenue.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                11/11/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia/ Kopf & Wilson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lithia Motors Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Robert B. Kopf Inc. and R&V Wilson Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Volvo of Fresno and Lithia Mazda of Fresno
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fresno Lincoln-Volvo, Fresno, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The Lincoln franchise has been added to Lithia's Fresno Ford store. Lithia's Fresno Mazda franchise has joined Volvo at the new location.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  11/11/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kraushaar/ Sansone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Adam Kraushaar of Lester Glenn Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Paul Sansone Sr. of Sansone Auto Mall
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lester Glenn Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sansone Ford, Ocean Township, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The dealership sold about 1,000 new and used vehicles in 2012. Matt Visconti of Blue Sky 1 was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    11/04/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban/ Robbins
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Rob Robbins
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Suburban Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Garden City
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Crestwood Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram, Garden City, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        09/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Toll and Lyster/ Friedman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Abel Toll and Ronney Lyster, Autosaver Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        J. Marshall Friedman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Newport Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dartmouth Motor Sales, Newport, N.H.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Autosaver's Toll and Lyster have several other dealerships in New Hampshire and Vermont with Subaru, Kia, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Chevrolet, Buick and GMC franchises. Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          09/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Young/ Carrigan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Spencer Young, Young Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Allen Carrigan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Young Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Carrigan Motors, Morgan, Utah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            09/23/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dodge/ Waldron
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            William Dodge, Bill Dodge Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            William Waldron
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bill Dodge Nissan of Saco and Bill Dodge Kia of Saco
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nissan of Saco and Kia of Saco, Saco, Maine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bill Dodge Auto Group sells Hyundai, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, BMW, Infiniti and Kia vehicles in Brunswick and Westbrook, Maine. Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              09/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Zeigler/ Evergreen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Zeigler Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Don Davis Autoworld
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Zeigler Honda of Amherst
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Don Davis Honda, Amherst, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The dealership sold more than 1,000 new and used vehicles in 2012.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                09/09/13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RLJ McLarty Landers/ John Eagle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                RLJ McLarty Landers Automotive Holdings
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                John Eagle Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Toyota of Lewisville, Lewisville, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The dealership sold approximately 3,500 new and used vehicles in 2012. It's estimated that the dealership will generate $140 million in annualized revenues.


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