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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
    01/22/15
    Tilleman/Reighard
    Craig Tilleman
    Gary Reighard
      Tilleman Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep
      North Star Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep, Havre, Mont.
      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
      01/22/15
      Mitchell/Troiano, Artioli
      Mitchell Auto Group
      Anthony Troiano and Robert Artioli
        Mitchell Northampton Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
        Northampton Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Northampton, Mass.
        This is Mitchell Auto Group's eighth store and its first outside Connecticut.
        01/22/15
        Greenway/AutoNation
        Greenway Automotive Group
        AutoNation
          Westside Nissan
          AutoNation Nissan Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.
            01/22/15
            Tonkin/Stone
            Tonkin Automotive Group
            Robert Stone
              Tonkin Subaru, Tonkin Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
              Bob Stone Freeway Auto Center, The Dalles, Ore.
              The buyer, formerly known as Ron Tonkin Family of Dealerships, now represents 19 franchises. Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
              12/22/14
              Sonic/Elway
              Sonic Automotive
              John Elway Dealerships
                Cherry Creek Chevrolet
                John Elway Chevrolet on Colorado Boulevard, Denver
                  12/22/14
                  Elway/Sonic
                  John Elway Dealerships
                  Sonic Automotive
                    John Elway Cadillac of Park Meadows
                    Don Massey Cadillac, Lone Tree, Colo.
                      12/22/14
                      Pack/Van Tuyl
                      Sam Pack Automotive Group
                      Van Tuyl Group
                        Sam Pack's Five Star Chevrolet
                        Van Chevrolet, Carrollton, Texas
                          12/22/14
                          Makoff/Kalatzes
                          John Makoff
                          Gust Kalatzes
                          Community Ford-Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Price, Utah
                              Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                              12/22/14
                              Myers/Carter
                              Steve Myers
                              Dale Carter
                                Myers Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                Dale Carter Motors, Eaton, Ohio
                                  12/22/14
                                  Hawk/D'Arcy
                                  Hawk Auto Group
                                  Terry D'Arcy
                                    Hawk Volkswagen of Joliet
                                    D'Arcy Volkswagen, Joliet, Ill.
                                      12/22/14
                                      Smith/Dickens
                                      Phil Smith Automotive Group
                                      T. Dixon Dickens
                                      Mercedes-Benz-Porsche-Sprinter of Fayetteville, Fayetteville, N.C.
                                          Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer.
                                          12/22/14
                                          Asbury/Johnson
                                          Asbury Automotive Group
                                          Cliff Johnson
                                            David McDavid Ford Fort Worth
                                            Texas Motors Ford, Fort Worth, Texas
                                            Asbury now has seven stores in Texas. Haig Partners advised the seller.
                                            11/25/14
                                            Langway/Hand
                                            Jim Langway
                                            John Hand, James Hand
                                              Langway Chevrolet-Volkswagen
                                              Hand Motors, Manchester Center, Vt.
                                                11/25/14
                                                Penske/Drew
                                                SoCal Penske Dealer Group
                                                Drew Auto Center
                                                  Penske Ford, Penske Hyundai
                                                  Drew Ford, Drew Hyundai, La Mesa, Calif.
                                                    11/25/14
                                                    Martin/Butler
                                                    Ed Martin Auto Group
                                                    Butler Auto Group
                                                      Ed Martin Nissan of Fishers
                                                      Butler Nissan, Fishers, Ind.
                                                        11/25/14
                                                        AutoCanada/Houk, Hardy
                                                        AutoCanada
                                                        Walter Houk, Gerald Hardy
                                                        Bridges Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, North Battleford, Saskatchewan
                                                              11/20/14
                                                              Flom, Nilva, Boyko/Frankel, Mitaro
                                                              Gary Flom, Ven Nilva, Alex Boyko
                                                              Cary Frankel, Joseph Mitaro, Joseph Mitaro Jr.
                                                              White Plains Nissan, White Plains, N.Y.
                                                                  Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.
                                                                  11/20/14
                                                                  Mangino/Gendron
                                                                  Mangino Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                  Gendron's Auto Sales
                                                                  Gendron's Truck and Auto Center, Troy, N.Y.
                                                                        11/20/14
                                                                        Priority/Freedom
                                                                        Priority Automotive
                                                                        Freedom Automotive
                                                                          Priority Ford, Priority Volvo
                                                                          Freedom Ford, Norfolk, Va.; Freedom Volvo, Virginia Beach, Va.
                                                                          The acquisitions bring Priority's new-car dealerships to 17. Scott Rigell, owner of Freedom Automotive, is a representative from Virginia in the U.S. Congress.
                                                                          11/20/14
                                                                          Miller/Liedel
                                                                          Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                                          Robert Liedel
                                                                            Larry H. Miller Ford Lakewood
                                                                            Lakewood Fordland, Lakewood, Colo.
                                                                            This is Larry H. Miller's eighth store in Colorado.
                                                                            11/20/14
                                                                            Causley/Crest
                                                                            Causley Automotive Group
                                                                            Crest Automotive Group
                                                                              Causley Mazda-Hyundai
                                                                              Crest Volvo-Hyundai, Macomb, Mich.
                                                                              Causley purchased the dealership property and acquired the Hyundai business. The Volvo business was not part of the deal and was closed.
                                                                              11/20/14
                                                                              Beine/Hoffer
                                                                              Bob Beine
                                                                              John Hoffer
                                                                                Carthage Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                John Hoffer Dodge, Carthage, Mo.
                                                                                Bob Beine has a Ford-Lincoln dealership in Republic, Mo., and a Ford dealership in Carthage, Mo. John Hoffer has a Chrysler-Jeep dealership in Topeka, Kan.
                                                                                11/20/14
                                                                                JKC/Smolich
                                                                                JKC Automotive
                                                                                Smolich Motors
                                                                                  Team Hyundai of Bend
                                                                                  Smolich Hyundai, Bend, Ore.
                                                                                    11/20/14
                                                                                    Priority/Hall
                                                                                    Priority Automotive
                                                                                    Ken Hall
                                                                                      Priority Nissan Chantilly
                                                                                      Nissan of Chantilly, Chantilly, Va.
                                                                                      This is Priority's fourth Nissan dealership.
                                                                                      11/11/14
                                                                                      Esposito, Tackett/Haldeman
                                                                                      Frank Esposito and Frank Tackett
                                                                                      Alan Haldeman
                                                                                        Route 33 Nissan
                                                                                        Haldeman Nissan, Hamilton Square, N.J.
                                                                                        Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                        11/11/14
                                                                                        Datello/Sickel
                                                                                        Leonard Datello
                                                                                        David Sickel
                                                                                          Action Chevrolet of Freehold
                                                                                          Chevrolet of Freehold, Freehold, N.J.
                                                                                          Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                          11/11/14
                                                                                          Flom/Manhattan
                                                                                          Gary Flom
                                                                                          Manhattan Automobile Co.
                                                                                            Jaguar-Land Rover Manhattan
                                                                                            Manhattan Automobile Co., New York
                                                                                              11/11/14
                                                                                              Kadre/Chnapko
                                                                                              Manny Kadre
                                                                                              Chnapko family
                                                                                                Mercedes-Benz of Caldwell
                                                                                                Globe Mercedes-Benz, Fairfield, N.J.
                                                                                                Bel Air Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                                11/11/14
                                                                                                Eddy/Esposito
                                                                                                Chuck Eddy
                                                                                                Eddy Esposito
                                                                                                  Bob & Chuck Eddy Cadillac-Chevrolet-Buick
                                                                                                  Esposito Chevrolet-Buick-Cadillac, Grove City, Pa.
                                                                                                  Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                  11/11/14
                                                                                                  Preston/Esposito
                                                                                                  Preston Auto Group
                                                                                                  Eddy Esposito
                                                                                                    Preston Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                    Eddy Esposito Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, New Castle, Pa.
                                                                                                    Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                    11/11/14
                                                                                                    Eddy/Esposito
                                                                                                    Chuck Eddy
                                                                                                    Eddy Esposito
                                                                                                      Bob & Chuck Eddy Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                      Esposito Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Grove City, Pa.
                                                                                                      Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                      11/11/14
                                                                                                      Cucci/Kalin
                                                                                                      Ted Cucci
                                                                                                      Randy Kalin
                                                                                                        Cucci Ford
                                                                                                        Spring Hill Ford, East Dundee, Ill.
                                                                                                        Tim Lamb Group was the adviser. This is Cucci's first dealership.
                                                                                                        11/05/14
                                                                                                        Garvey/Miglorie
                                                                                                        Garvey Auto Group
                                                                                                        Jerry Miglorie
                                                                                                          Garvey Nissan
                                                                                                          Jerry's Nissan, Rutland, Vt.
                                                                                                            11/05/14
                                                                                                            AutoSaver/Vittengl
                                                                                                            AutoSaver Group
                                                                                                            Robert Vittengl Jr.
                                                                                                              AutoSaver Ford
                                                                                                              Vittengl Ford,Comstock, N.Y.
                                                                                                              Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                              11/05/14
                                                                                                              AutoSaver/Lyons
                                                                                                              AutoSaver Group
                                                                                                              Thomas Lyons
                                                                                                              Bennington Subaru, Bennington, Vt.
                                                                                                                  Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                  11/05/14
                                                                                                                  AutoCanada/Stern
                                                                                                                  AutoCanada
                                                                                                                  Paul Stern
                                                                                                                  Toronto Dodge-Chrysler, Toronto
                                                                                                                      The store sells about 220 new and 175 used vehicles a year. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                      11/05/14
                                                                                                                      Lockwood/Budds' Group
                                                                                                                      Jay Lockwood
                                                                                                                      Budds' Group
                                                                                                                        Lockwood Kia
                                                                                                                        Budds' Kia Oakville, Oakville, Ontario
                                                                                                                        The store sells about 260 new and 290 used vehicles a year. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                        11/05/14
                                                                                                                        Tasca/World
                                                                                                                        Tasca Automotive Group
                                                                                                                        World Auto Group
                                                                                                                          Tasca Nissan of Dartmouth
                                                                                                                          Nissan World of Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Mass.
                                                                                                                          Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                          11/05/14
                                                                                                                          Tasca/Masse
                                                                                                                          Tasca Automotive Group
                                                                                                                          Paul Masse
                                                                                                                            Tasca Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                            Paul Masse Buick-GMC,Woonsocket, R.I.
                                                                                                                            Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                            11/05/14
                                                                                                                            Walker/All Star
                                                                                                                            Walker Automotive
                                                                                                                            All Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                                              Walker Toyota
                                                                                                                              All Star Toyota, Alexandria, La.
                                                                                                                                11/05/14
                                                                                                                                Prime/Enxing
                                                                                                                                Prime Motor Group
                                                                                                                                Daniel Enxing
                                                                                                                                  Prime Subaru
                                                                                                                                  Subaru of Nashua, Hudson, N.H.
                                                                                                                                  Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                  11/05/14
                                                                                                                                  Blaicher/West
                                                                                                                                  Frederick Blaicher
                                                                                                                                  Paul West
                                                                                                                                    Woodbury Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                    West Chevrolet Sales and Service,Woodbury, Conn.
                                                                                                                                    Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                    11/05/14
                                                                                                                                    Balise/Cartwright
                                                                                                                                    Balise Motor Sales
                                                                                                                                    David Cartwright
                                                                                                                                    Fairfield Hyundai, Fairfield, Conn.
                                                                                                                                          11/05/14
                                                                                                                                          Bush/Beans
                                                                                                                                          Bush Auto Group
                                                                                                                                          Fred Beans
                                                                                                                                            Nissan 422 of Limerick
                                                                                                                                            Fred Beans Nissan of Limerick,Limerick, Pa.
                                                                                                                                            Rich Weitzmanof Colliers International was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                            11/05/14
                                                                                                                                            Walker/All Star
                                                                                                                                            Walker Automotive
                                                                                                                                            All Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                              Walker Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                              All Star Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Alexandria, La.
                                                                                                                                                10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                Safford/Kreisner
                                                                                                                                                Safford Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                Kreisner Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                  Safford Kia of Fredericksburg
                                                                                                                                                  Fredericksburg Kia, Fredericksburg, Va.
                                                                                                                                                    10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                    Experience/Facaro
                                                                                                                                                    Experience Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                    John Facaro
                                                                                                                                                      Porsche of South Shore
                                                                                                                                                      South Shore Porsche, Freeport, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                        10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                        Olson/Witt
                                                                                                                                                        Jim Olson Motors
                                                                                                                                                        Witt family
                                                                                                                                                          Jim Olson Ford-Lincoln
                                                                                                                                                          Witt Peninsula Ford-Lincoln, Sturgeon Bay, Wis.
                                                                                                                                                            10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                            Hyman/Pence
                                                                                                                                                            Hyman Bros. Automobiles
                                                                                                                                                            Pence Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                            Pence Nissan Subaru Kia, Midlothian, Va.
                                                                                                                                                                  10/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia/Harris
                                                                                                                                                                  Lithia Motors
                                                                                                                                                                  John Harris
                                                                                                                                                                    Lithia Nissan of Clovis
                                                                                                                                                                    Clovis Nissan, Clovis, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                    10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                    Wyler/Montgomery
                                                                                                                                                                    Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
                                                                                                                                                                    Bob Montgomery
                                                                                                                                                                      Jeff Wyler Dixie Honda
                                                                                                                                                                      Bob Montgomery Dixie Honda, Louisville, Ky.
                                                                                                                                                                        10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                        Harkness/Bemis
                                                                                                                                                                        Pete Harkness Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                        Brian Bemis Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                          Pete Harkness of Oregon
                                                                                                                                                                          Brian Bemis Auto Mall, Oregon, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                          Brands include Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                          10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                          Wyler/Consolidated Equities
                                                                                                                                                                          Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
                                                                                                                                                                          Consolidated Equities 1
                                                                                                                                                                            Jeff Wyler Kings Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                            Kings Nissan, Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                              10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                              Courtesy/Capo
                                                                                                                                                                              Courtesy Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                              Capo Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                Courtesy Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Orange County
                                                                                                                                                                                Orange Coast Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram of San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                Advising Automobile Dealers advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                Fields/Matheny
                                                                                                                                                                                Fields Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                Matheny family
                                                                                                                                                                                Jaguar Land Rover Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                      10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                      Bergstrom/Ballweg
                                                                                                                                                                                      Bergstrom Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                      Ballweg Family of Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                                        Bergstrom Chevrolet of Middleton
                                                                                                                                                                                        Ballweg Chevrolet, Middleton, Wis.
                                                                                                                                                                                          10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                          Hendrick/Jackson
                                                                                                                                                                                          Hendrick Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                          Frank Jackson and family
                                                                                                                                                                                            Rick Hendrick Toyota-Scion Sandy Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                            Sandy Springs Toyota-Scion, Atlanta
                                                                                                                                                                                            Alan Haig and Nate Klebacha of Haig Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                            10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                            Schumacher/Suburban
                                                                                                                                                                                            Schumacher Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                            Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                              Volvo of the Palm Beaches
                                                                                                                                                                                              Suburban Volvo, West Palm Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                10/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                Joseph/Marsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                Joseph Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                Tim Marsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Joseph Volkswagen of Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Northland Volkswagen, Cincinnati
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sonic/Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ken Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nissan of Chattanooga East
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hunt Nissan, Chattanooga
                                                                                                                                                                                                        10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Open Road/Sassi, DiFeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Open Road Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Frank Sassi, Sam DiFeo, Joe DiFeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Open Road Cadillac of Morristown
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Royal Cadillac, Florham Park, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Brickell/Feil
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Brickell Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Feil family
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ocean Cadillac, Miami Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mario Murgado, Alex Andreus and Rick Barraza are the investors behind Brickell Motors.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                10/07/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Zeigler/Rosen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Aaron Zeigler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Saul Rosen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Zeigler Nissan Gurnee, Lake Villa, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rosen Nissan of Gurnee, Gurnee, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Gilmore/Bayer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Terry Gilmore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Robert Bayer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Paradise Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Temecula Buick-GMC, Temecula, Calif
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Penske/Drew
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SoCal Penske
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bill Drew
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Penske Ford, Penske Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Drew Ford, Drew Hyundai, La Mesa, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoNation/Barrier
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jimmy Barrier
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Barrier Motors, Bellevue, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                STORES: Mercedes-Benz of Bellevue, Barrier Audi, Barrier Porsche, Barrier Volvo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                09/19/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Taylor/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Terry Taylor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BMW of Freeport, Mini of Freeport, Mercedes-Benz of Massapequa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hassel BMW, Hassel Mini, Freeport, N.Y.; Mercedes-Benz of Massapequa, Amityville, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bill Scrivner of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Zoerb/Wellborn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rick Zoerb
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wellborn family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Rick Zoerb Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Riverside Ford, Cedartown, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Conant/Fladeboe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dave Conant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Denice Fladeboe Mock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Norm Reeves Honda Superstore, Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore, Norm Reeves Buick-GMC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fladeboe Honda, Fladeboe Volkswagen, Fladeboe Buick-GMC, Irvine, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The CAR (Conant Auto Retail) Group ranks No. 23 on the Automotive News list of the top 125 dealership groups based in the United States with retail sales of 22,869 new vehicles in 2013. The Presidio Group and Kerrigan Advisors represented Fladeboe in its sale to Conant.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Butler/Walsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Butler Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Paul Walsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Butler Nissan of Macon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Walsh Nissan of Macon, Macon, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Rimrock/Fichtner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Rimrock Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ken and Leonard Fichtner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rimrock Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fichtner Chevrolet, Laurel, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              The dealership sells about 200 new and 215 used vehicles a year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              09/09/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Russ Darrow/Amato
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Russ Darrow Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John Amato
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Russ Darrow Mazda of Milwaukee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Amato Mazda, Milwaukee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Larry H. Miller/Gordon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Larry H. Miller Dealerships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bud Gordon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Larry H. Miller Toyota Corona
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Quality Toyota, Corona, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SoCal Penske/Sage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SoCal Penske
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sage Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Penske Toyota-Scion of West Covina
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        West Covina Toyota-Scion, West Covina, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Morgan/Gettel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Morgan Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Gettel Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Volkswagen of Gainesville, Gainesville, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1/Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ron Heller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mercedes-Benz of Boerne, Boerne, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers. The dealership is expected to generate $135 million in estimated annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  08/29/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jomehri/Soutar
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  John Jomehri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  George Soutar, Soutar family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mojave Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Ford-Toyota-Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Soutar's Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Ford-Toyota-Nissan, Barstow, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Performance Brokerage Services advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Parks/Assoun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nicholas Parks
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    George Assoun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nicholas Parks Hyundai, Nicholas Parks Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      San Leandro Hyundai-Kia, San Leandro, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sunroad/Gardon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sunroad Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Joe Gardon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Midway Jeep-Chrysler-Dodge-Ram, San Diego
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Premier/Matt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Premier Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Todd Matt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Victory Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bonner Springs Ford, Bonner Springs, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Victory/Omoomy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ali Omoomy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Marin County Ford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Journey Ford, Novato, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lucas/Doraty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bill Doraty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bill Doraty Kia, Medina, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser. Bill Doraty Kia was the sixth-largest Kia dealer in the country in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    08/06/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Garcia/Davis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Garcia Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lawton Davis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Garcia Cadillac, Garcia Subaru
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Galles & Davis Cadillac-Subaru, Albuquerque, N.M.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ryan Morris and Keeley Bedford of Tim Lamb Group were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dibre/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Patrick Dibre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Honda of Freehold, Freehold, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers. This dealership generated approximately $65 million in annual revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Carter Myers/Lewis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Carter Myers Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ed Lewis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Staunton Nissan, Staunton Subaru, Staunton, Va.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Valley Nissan, Valley Subaru
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              07/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Suburban/Sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Suburban BMW of Ann Arbor, Suburban Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BMW of Ann Arbor, Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The two dealerships will add 75 employees to Suburban Collection, bringing the group's total employees to more than 2,000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AutoNation/Roundtree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Roundtree Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Mobile
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Roundtree Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Mobile, Ala.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The store's annual revenue is expected to be approximately $95 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Asbury/Fink
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scott Fink
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Coggin DeLand Hyundai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hyundai of DeLand, DeLand, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The store's annual revenue is expected to be about $40 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bayside/Sheehy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bayside Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sheehy Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bayside Nissan of Annapolis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sheehy Nissan of Annapolis, Annapolis, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      James Mitchell of CBRE - Dealership Capital Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      07/23/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1/Munday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bill Munday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Munday Chevrolet, Munday Mazda, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The stores' annual revenue is expected to be $225 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Imperio/Cappo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Imperio Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jeffrey Cappo of Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Imperio Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ocean Nissan, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Autocom/Keldaneri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Autocom Nissan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Keldaneri Corp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Autocom Nissan of San Leandro
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              San Leandro Nissan, San Leandro, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              07/15/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bunnin/Graham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Leo Bunnin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Richard Graham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bunnin Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Graham Chevrolet-Cadillac, Santa Barbara, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gregory, Johnson/Mathis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Wayne and Alicia Gregory, Neil Johnson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Donnie Mathis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BMW of Meridian, Mazda of Meridian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sunbelt BMW-Mazda, Meridian, Miss.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Suburban/Sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Suburban Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sonic Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Suburban Cadillac of Plymouth; Suburban Cadillac of Lansing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Don Massey Cadillac, Plymouth, Mich.; Capitol Cadillac, Lansing, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      07/03/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DiBre/Group 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Patrick Dibre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hassel Volvo, Glen Cove, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          06/30/14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          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.