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Dealership Buy/Sell

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

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This list of dealership buy-sell data covers deals covered in Automotive News since Aug. 19, 2013.
» Date Posted Title Buyer Seller Dealership Name Dealership New Name Dealership Old Name More
    07/20/15
    Ciocca/Helmer, Knopf
    Ciocca Dealerships
    David Helmer and Charles Knopf
      Audi Allentown
      Knopf Audi, Allentown, Pa.
        07/20/15
        Vaden/Coastal States
        Vaden Automotive Group
        Coastal States Automotive Group
          Vaden Nissan of Hilton Head, Infiniti of Hilton Head
          Hilton Head Nissan, Hilton Head Infiniti, Hardeeville, S.C.
            07/20/15
            Jenkins/Palm
            Jenkins Auto Group
            Palm Automotive Group
              Jenkins Kia of Ocala
              Palm Kia, Ocala, Fla.
                07/20/15
                Courtesy/Ballweg
                Courtesy Auto Group
                Ballweg Automotive
                  Courtesy Ford of Sauk City
                  Ballweg Ford, Sauk City, Wis.
                    07/20/15
                    Coastal States/Vaden
                    Coastal States Automotive Group
                    Vaden Automotive Group
                      Savannah Volkswagen
                      Vaden Volkswagen, Savannah, Ga.
                        07/06/15
                        Asbury/Davidson
                        Asbury Automotive Group
                        Mike Davidson
                          Coggin Ford
                          Mike Davidson Ford, Jacksonville, Fla.
                          The store, with expected annual revenue of about $90 million, will be Asbury’s 24th new-vehicle dealership in Florida.
                          Alan Haig and Nate Klebacha of Haig Partners advised the seller.
                          07/06/15
                          Nelson/Snider
                          Dwight Nelson
                          Blake Snider
                          Elk Grove Kia, Elk Grove, Calif.
                              Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies advised the seller.
                              07/06/15
                              Bommarito/Garlich, Haegele, Schmitz
                              Bommarito Automotive Group
                              Chris Garlich, Jeffrey Garlich, William Haegele, Craig Schmitz
                                Bommarito Nissan West
                                West County Nissan, Ballwin, Mo.
                                  07/06/15
                                  VanGorder/Garrett
                                  Steve VanGorder
                                  Ron Garrett
                                    SVG Chevrolet
                                    Ron Garrett Chevrolet, Greenville, Ohio
                                      07/06/15
                                      Puklich/Perkins
                                      Elyse Puklich
                                      Jerry Perkins
                                        Puklich Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                        Perkins Inc. of Valley City, Valley City, N.D.
                                          06/30/15
                                          Holman/Rosen
                                          Holman Automotive Group
                                          Don Rosen
                                          Audi Willow Grove, Willow Grove, Pa.
                                                06/30/15
                                                Zeigler/International
                                                Zeigler Auto Group
                                                International Autos
                                                  Mini of Orland Park, Orland Park, Ill.
                                                  Mini of Tinley Park, Tinley Park, Ill.
                                                  Zeigler added the franchise to its BMW store in Orland Park.
                                                  06/30/15
                                                  May/Nay, Dunham
                                                  Greg May Auto Group
                                                  Sam Nay III and Holly Dunham
                                                    Greg May Hyundai
                                                    Waco Hyundai, Waco, Texas
                                                      06/16/15
                                                      Corwin/Duffack
                                                      Tim Corwin
                                                      Jim Duffack
                                                        Corwin Toyota-Scion of Bellevue
                                                        Bellevue Toyota-Scion, Bellevue, Neb.
                                                          06/16/15
                                                          Leckner/Rosner
                                                          Carl Leckner
                                                          Rosner Auto Group
                                                            Leckner Nissan
                                                            Rosner Nissan of Stafford, Stafford, Va.
                                                              06/16/15
                                                              Dibre/Potamkin
                                                              Patrick Dibre
                                                              Potamkin Automotive
                                                                Honda of Aventura
                                                                Aventura Honda, North Miami Beach, Fla.
                                                                Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions advised the buyer.
                                                                06/16/15
                                                                Fox/Harkema
                                                                Fox Motors
                                                                Clare Harkema
                                                                  Fox Chevrolet
                                                                  Seif Chevrolet-Buick, Caledonia, Mich.
                                                                  Fox added Buick to its existing Buick-GMC store in Comstock Park, Mich., also outside Grand Rapids.
                                                                  06/16/15
                                                                  Salsbury/Harris
                                                                  Leah Salsbury
                                                                  Brian Harris
                                                                    Salsbury’s Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Baton Rouge
                                                                    Brian Harris Chrysler-Jeep, Baton Rouge, La.
                                                                    Salsbury acquired the Chrysler and Jeep franchises and added them to its existing dealership, the former Salsbury’s Dodge City.
                                                                    06/09/15
                                                                    Victory/Lithia
                                                                    Victory Automotive Group
                                                                    Lithia Motors
                                                                      Classic Honda of Midland
                                                                      Lithia Honda of Midland, Midland, Texas
                                                                      Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                      06/09/15
                                                                      Edwards/Fitzpatrick
                                                                      Dave Edwards
                                                                      Thomas Fitzpatrick
                                                                        Edwards Chevrolet-Buick-GMC
                                                                        Fitzpatrick Auto Center, Storm Lake, Iowa
                                                                        Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                        06/09/15
                                                                        Sutherlin/Chiarenza
                                                                        Sutherlin Automotive
                                                                        Tommy Chiarenza
                                                                          Sutherlin Nissan of Vero Beach
                                                                          Vero U.S. 1 Nissan, Vero Beach, Fla.
                                                                            06/09/15
                                                                            Bayird/Crowe
                                                                            Bayird Auto Group
                                                                            Blake and Janet Crowe
                                                                              Keith Bayird Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep
                                                                              Earl’s Dodge-Jeep, West Plains, Mo.
                                                                              Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                              Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                                                                              06/09/15
                                                                              Cunningham/Stewart
                                                                              Malcolm Cunningham
                                                                              Gordon Stewart
                                                                                Malcolm Cunningham Chevrolet
                                                                                Gordon Chevrolet, Augusta, Ga.
                                                                                Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                06/09/15
                                                                                Price/Garcia
                                                                                Dave Price
                                                                                Brian Garcia
                                                                                  Price Ford of Turlock
                                                                                  Patchetts Ford, Turlock, Calif.
                                                                                  Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                  06/09/15
                                                                                  Richards/Brisson
                                                                                  Bob Richards Automotive Group
                                                                                  Lynn Brisson
                                                                                    Bob Richards Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                    Triangle Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Graniteville, S.C.
                                                                                      05/29/15
                                                                                      Sons/Ed Napleton
                                                                                      Sons Automotive Group
                                                                                      Ed Napleton Automotive Group
                                                                                        Sons Kia
                                                                                        McDonough Kia, McDonough, Ga.
                                                                                          05/29/15
                                                                                          Ballweg/King
                                                                                          Ballweg Family of Dealerships
                                                                                          Steve King
                                                                                            Audi Kirkwood
                                                                                            Parktown Imports, Kirkwood, Mo.
                                                                                            Don Brown of Midwest Brokerage was the adviser.
                                                                                            Franchise: Audi
                                                                                            05/29/15
                                                                                            McClure/Levesque
                                                                                            Donald McClure
                                                                                            Daniel Levesque
                                                                                              Grand Falls Hyundai
                                                                                              Rendez-Vous Hyundai, Grand Falls, New Brunswick
                                                                                              Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                                              05/29/15
                                                                                              Victory/Snider
                                                                                              Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                              Blake Snider
                                                                                                Freeway Toyota-Scion of Hanford
                                                                                                Hanford Toyota-Scion, Hanford, Calif.
                                                                                                Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies advised the seller.
                                                                                                05/29/15
                                                                                                Indigo/King
                                                                                                Indigo Auto Group
                                                                                                Steve King
                                                                                                  Porsche St. Louis Central
                                                                                                  Parktown Imports, Kirkwood, Mo.
                                                                                                  MD Johnson advised the buyer.
                                                                                                  Franchise: Porsche
                                                                                                  05/29/15
                                                                                                  Straub/Glen Dale
                                                                                                  Straub Automotive
                                                                                                  Glen Dale Motor Co.
                                                                                                    Straub Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                    Glen Dale Motor Co., Glen Dale, W.Va.
                                                                                                      05/29/15
                                                                                                      AutoNation/Cross, Cueny, Anderson
                                                                                                      AutoNation
                                                                                                      Jim Cross, Brian Cueny, Don Anderson
                                                                                                        Jaguar Spokane, Land Rover Spokane, Volvo of Spokane
                                                                                                        Jaguar-Land Rover-Volvo of Spokane, Spokane, Wash.
                                                                                                        MD Johnson advised the seller.
                                                                                                        05/29/15
                                                                                                        Asbury/Hoban
                                                                                                        Asbury Automotive Group
                                                                                                        Pat Hoban
                                                                                                          Nalley Nissan Atlanta
                                                                                                          Capitol City Nissan, Chamblee, Ga.
                                                                                                            05/29/15
                                                                                                            Landmark/Hogan
                                                                                                            Landmark Automotive Group
                                                                                                            John Hogan
                                                                                                              Landmark Ford
                                                                                                              Crossroads Ford, Springfield, Ill.
                                                                                                                05/29/15
                                                                                                                Pitre, Simkins, Stever/Garcia
                                                                                                                Bob Pitre, Scott Simkins, Tom Stever
                                                                                                                Garcia Automotive Group
                                                                                                                  Pitre Kia
                                                                                                                  Cottonwood Kia, Albuquerque, N.M.
                                                                                                                    05/29/15
                                                                                                                    #1 Cochran/Venmar
                                                                                                                    #1 Cochran
                                                                                                                    Kenneth Venmar
                                                                                                                      #1 Cochran Subaru of Butler County
                                                                                                                      Kerven Subaru, Butler, Pa.
                                                                                                                        05/29/15
                                                                                                                        Reichard/Bloom
                                                                                                                        Jeff Reichard
                                                                                                                        Bruce Bloom
                                                                                                                          Reichard Chevrolet
                                                                                                                          Boose Chevrolet, Brookville, Ohio
                                                                                                                            05/12/15
                                                                                                                            RFJ/Smith
                                                                                                                            RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                            Dave Smith Auto Group
                                                                                                                            Dave Smith Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Dave Smith Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Kellogg, Idaho
                                                                                                                                  05/12/15
                                                                                                                                  Muller/Rosen
                                                                                                                                  Muller Auto Group
                                                                                                                                  Saul Rosen
                                                                                                                                    Muller Honda of Gurnee
                                                                                                                                    Rosen Honda of Gurnee, Gurnee, Ill.
                                                                                                                                      05/12/15
                                                                                                                                      Gresham/DiVito
                                                                                                                                      Gresham Automotive Holdings
                                                                                                                                      Anthony DiVito
                                                                                                                                      Gresham Subaru, Gresham, Ore.
                                                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                          05/12/15
                                                                                                                                          Qvale/Tompkins
                                                                                                                                          Bruce Qvale
                                                                                                                                          Norm Tompkins
                                                                                                                                            Jaguar San Jose
                                                                                                                                            San Jose British Motors Jaguar, San Jose, Calif.
                                                                                                                                            MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                            05/12/15
                                                                                                                                            Martinez/Bush
                                                                                                                                            Ralph Martinez
                                                                                                                                            Tim Bush
                                                                                                                                            BMW of Tri-Cities, Richland, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                Orr/Norton
                                                                                                                                                Jimmy and Keith Orr
                                                                                                                                                Jim Norton
                                                                                                                                                  Jimmy Cleveland Toyota of Lawton
                                                                                                                                                  Jim Norton Toyota of Lawton, Lawton, Okla.
                                                                                                                                                  Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.
                                                                                                                                                  05/12/15
                                                                                                                                                  Steven/Davies, Hatchett, Devlin
                                                                                                                                                  Brandon Steven
                                                                                                                                                  Scott Davies, Steve Hatchett, Tom Devlin
                                                                                                                                                    Eddy’s Volvo of Wichita
                                                                                                                                                    Volvo of Wichita, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                      04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                      Wallace, Patterson, Orr/Crown
                                                                                                                                                      Kirk Wallace, Trey Patterson, Keith Orr
                                                                                                                                                      Crown Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                        Crown Volkswagen, Tyler, Texas
                                                                                                                                                        Patterson Volkswagen of Tyler
                                                                                                                                                          04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                          RFJ/Beaver
                                                                                                                                                          RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                          Mike Beaver
                                                                                                                                                            Toyota-Scion of Santa Fe
                                                                                                                                                            Beaver Toyota-Scion Santa Fe, Santa Fe, N.M.
                                                                                                                                                            Hicks Management & Consulting advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                            04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                            Group 1/David
                                                                                                                                                            Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                            Brett David
                                                                                                                                                            Prestige Audi, North Miami Beach, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                The dealership has traditionally been ranked in the top 10 Audi dealerships in the U.S. for new-vehicle sales and is expected to generate $160 million in estimated annual revenues. Bill Scrivner of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                Steven/Self
                                                                                                                                                                Brandon Steven
                                                                                                                                                                Joe Self
                                                                                                                                                                  Eddy’s Chevrolet-Cadillac
                                                                                                                                                                  Joe Self Chevrolet-Cadillac, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                  Hicks Management & Consulting advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                  04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                  RFJ/Corwin
                                                                                                                                                                  RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                  Corwin Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                    Honda of Jefferson City, Hyundai of Jefferson City, Nissan of Jefferson City, Kia of Jefferson City
                                                                                                                                                                    Corwin Honda, Corwin Hyundai, Corwin Nissan, Corwin Kia, Jefferson City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                    Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                    04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                    Dellen/McCoy
                                                                                                                                                                    Dellen Automotive Family
                                                                                                                                                                    Mike McCoy
                                                                                                                                                                      Dellen Ford-Lincoln
                                                                                                                                                                      Bill McCoy Ford-Lincoln, Muncie, Ind.
                                                                                                                                                                      Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                      04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                      AutoCanada/McCook, Styner, Leger
                                                                                                                                                                      AutoCanada
                                                                                                                                                                      Larry McCook, Brad Styner, Jolayne Leger
                                                                                                                                                                      Airdrie Chrysler, Airdrie, Alberta
                                                                                                                                                                          FRANCHISES: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                          04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                          Sheehy/Friendship
                                                                                                                                                                          Sheehy Auto Stores
                                                                                                                                                                          Friendship Motors
                                                                                                                                                                            Sheehy Infiniti of Chantilly
                                                                                                                                                                            Infiniti of Chantilly, Chantilly, Va.
                                                                                                                                                                            CBRE Dealership Capital Services advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                            04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                            Hatfield/Neal
                                                                                                                                                                            Jay Hatfield
                                                                                                                                                                            Kenny Neal
                                                                                                                                                                              Jay Hatfield Ford
                                                                                                                                                                              Kenny Neal Ford, Sarcoxie, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                Booth/Dicken
                                                                                                                                                                                Tony Booth
                                                                                                                                                                                Doug Dicken
                                                                                                                                                                                  Windy Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                  Ellensburg Chevrolet, Ellensburg, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                    04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                    Kunes/Harkness
                                                                                                                                                                                    Kunes Country Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                    Pete Harkness Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                      Kunes Country Auto Group of Oregon; Kunes Country Auto Group Ford-Lincoln of Sterling and Kunes Country Auto Group Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Buick of Sterling; Kunes Country Auto Group of Morrison
                                                                                                                                                                                      Pete Harkness of Oregon, Oregon, Ill.; Pete Harkness Ford-Lincoln and Pete Harkness Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Buick, Sterling, Ill.; Pete Harkness Chevrolet, Morrison, Ill.
                                                                                                                                                                                        04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                        West-Herr/Fabrizio
                                                                                                                                                                                        West-Herr Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                        Dan Fabrizio
                                                                                                                                                                                          West-Herr Nissan Williamsville, Infiniti of Williamsville
                                                                                                                                                                                          Autoplace Nissan, Autoplace Infiniti, Williamsville, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                            04/24/15
                                                                                                                                                                                            Blaise Alexander/Baugher
                                                                                                                                                                                            Blaise Alexander
                                                                                                                                                                                            Baugher Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                              Blaise Alexander Chrysler-Dodge-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                              Baugher Motors, Codorus, Pa.
                                                                                                                                                                                                04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                Tobin/Roundtree
                                                                                                                                                                                                Dan Tobin
                                                                                                                                                                                                Roundtree Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dan Tobin Buick-GMC-Chevrolet, Columbus, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Chevrolet of Dublin, Dublin, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tobin combined the Chevrolet franchise with Buick and GMC at his Columbus dealership. Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ehrler/Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jim Ehrler
                                                                                                                                                                                                  John, Russ and Stephen Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Berlin Chevrolet, Berlin Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Barrett Chevrolet, Barrett Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram, Berlin, Md.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    CBRE Dealership Capital Services advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lucas/Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Chris Lucas
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Collection Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation/California Superstores
                                                                                                                                                                                                        AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                        California Superstores
                                                                                                                                                                                                          AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Valencia
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Valencia Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Valencia, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phil Vogel of Vogel Strategies was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bies, Williams/Kinney
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thomas Bies, Karl Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Doug Kinney
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Premier Mazda, Kansas City, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Baron, Aaronson, Sciarrino/Esposito, Tackett
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ron Baron, David Baron, Josh Aaronson and Marcello Sciarrino
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Frank Esposito and Frank Tackett
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hudson Kia, Jersey City, N.J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  04/15/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Golling/Stock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bill Golling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jim Stock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Golling Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Chelsea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Village Motor Sales, Chelsea, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tim Wild of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Five Star/Herron
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Five Star Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Louie Herron
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Five Star Toyota-Scion of Milledgeville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Louie Herron Toyota-Scion, Milledgeville, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Victory/McConnell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Victory Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bruce McConnell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      McConnell Chevrolet, McConnell Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Healdsburg, Calif.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Victory Automotive Group acquired the McConnell Dealer Group and its two dealerships.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer in the transaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          04/01/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Rairdon/Lee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Rairdon Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jay Lee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Honda of Sumner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jay Lee’s Honda of Sumner, Sumner, Wash.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mark Johnson of MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Williams/Schultz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Eric and Matthew Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Todd, Tyler and Duane Schultz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Williams Bros. Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Schultz Motors of Milan, Milan, Mich.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sorrensen/DaSilva, Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lief Sorrensen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gabriel DaSilva and Domenic Vellone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                West Toronto Kia, Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kelsey/Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kelsey Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mark Williams Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kelsey Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lawrenceburg Chevrolet, Greendale, Ind.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Joe Sunderman Jr. of Rippe and Kingston//Cincinnati Capital Advisors advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1/Baillargeon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Group 1 Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Baillargeon Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DFW Audi, Euless, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Reed/Greenway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Raymond Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Greenway Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Reed Nissan Clermont
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Clermont Nissan, Clermont, Fla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Alizadeh/Mann, Champion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Glen and Steve Alizadeh of Auto Planet Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                John Mann, Cam Champion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Alizadehs acquired Performance Auto Group, which had 11 dealerships in St. Catharines and Grimsby, Ontario, selling 14 new-vehicle brands. Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Greenway/Deeter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Greenway Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mischa Deeter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Greenway Mazda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Deeter Mazda, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Vaughn Wyant/Turner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Vaughn Wyant Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ed Turner and family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Audi Kelowna, Kelowna, British Columbia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Berkshire Hathaway/Churchill, Watson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Berkshire Hathaway Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Will Churchill, Corrie Watson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Honda of Fort Worth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Frank Kent Honda, Fort Worth, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                McLarty/Fletcher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                McLarty Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Frank Fletcher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Columbia Honda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fletcher Honda Columbia, Columbia, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Meyer/Boyles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Doug Meyer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    David Boyles, Bud Boyles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Meyer Auto Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Boyles Motors, Maryville, Mo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Brands: Cadillac, Buick, GMC, Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      RFJ/Vernon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vernon Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vernon Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Vernon Ford, Vernon Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram, Vernon, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer and seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ressler/Montana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Dave Ressler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Montana Import Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Gallatin Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Montana Import Group, Bozeman, Mont.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The site will become a standalone Subaru dealership by early summer, with the Hyundai and Volkswagen sales moving to a nearby site in Bozeman.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Brands: Subaru, Hyundai, Volkswagen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helfman/Symbol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Helfman Imports
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Symbol Motor Cars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Maserati of Houston, Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Helfman Maserati
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                03/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                West-Herr/Cappellino
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                West-Herr Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Steve Cappellino
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  West-Herr Nissan of Lockport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cappellino Nissan, Lockport, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  West-Herr Automotive Group ranks No. 24 on Automotive News’ list of the top 125 dealership groups based in the U.S., with retail sales of 22,726 new vehicles in 2013.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Coast 2 Coast/Farrell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Coast 2 Coast Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  James Farrell, Robert Farrell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volvo of Southborough
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Farrell Volvo, Southborough, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kuhn/Ellis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kuhn Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jim Ellis Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kuhn Volkswagen of Marietta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jim Ellis Volkswagen of Marietta, Marietta, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/25/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Denecker, Capra/ Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas Denecker, Mike Capra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Gerald Shea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Denecker Chevrolet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Shea Chevrolet, Middlebury, Vt.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Nancy Phillips Associates was the adviser. Thomas Denecker combined his Denecker Chevrolet in Vergennes, Vt., with the acquisition in Middlebury.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wichita/Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wichita Luxury Collection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Joe Self
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BMW of Wichita
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Joe Self BMW, Wichita, Kan.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ/Orr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Keith Orr Auto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Nissan of Greenville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Orr Nissan of Greenville, Greenville, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoFair/Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AutoFair Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ann Regan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              AutoFair Ford of Haverhill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Regan Ford, Haverhill, Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sullivan/Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mike Sullivan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Henry Primeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Midtown Kia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Primeaux Kia, Tulsa, Okla.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hicks Management & Consulting Group was the adviser.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoNation/Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AutoNation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Brett Coleman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mercedes-Benz of Reno, Reno, Nev.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Haig Partners advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Late/Eagle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Steve Late
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      John Eagle Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Aston Martin of Austin, Bentley Austin, Lotus of Austin, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Austin, Austin, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ/Daniels, Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RFJ Auto Partners
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mark Daniels, Eugene Knies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bonham Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Bonham, Texas; Greenville Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Greenville, Texas; Texoma Hyundai, Sherman, Texas; Fiat of McKinney, McKinney, Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hicks Management & Consulting Group advised the buyer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/18/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SF/Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SF Auto Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              William Hodsoll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Durham Dodge-Chrysler, Oshawa, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller in the transaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Brands: Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jarrett/McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Steve Jarrett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dave and Donna Lynn McLaughlin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Perth County Chrysler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    McLaughlin’s Chrysler-Jeep, Mitchell, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Brands: Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Germain/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Germain Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Germain Honda of Beavercreek, Germain Ford of Beavercreek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hidy Honda, Hidy Ford, Beavercreek, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Superior/Hidy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Superior Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hidy Motors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Superior Hyundai of Beavercreek, Superior Acura of Dayton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hidy Hyundai, Beavercreek, Ohio; Hidy Acura, Centerville, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Asbury/Jackson, Logun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Asbury Automotive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Frank Jackson, Brian Logun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nalley Ford Sandy Springs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sandy Springs Ford, Sandy Springs, Ga.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Haig Partners advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Penske/Miller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Penske Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Miller Automobile Corp.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Land Rover Darien, Darien, Conn.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    02/11/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kaminsky, Carey, Dancy/Daiagi, Marciano
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mitchell Kaminsky, John Carey, Macky Dancy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Steven Daiagi, John Marciano
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hyundai of Long Island City
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Long Island City Hyundai, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the sellers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      02/04/15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kadre/Long Island
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Manuel Kadre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Long Island Automotive Group
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Volvo Huntington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Volvoville Huntington, Huntington, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.