Jeff Teague is the 2014 Time Dealer of the Year.
Teague, 59, received the award here Saturday. He is president of Teague Auto Group in El Dorado, Ark.
Fifty-six auto dealers were nominated, and Teague was chosen from four finalists.
The program honors new-vehicle dealers for exceptional performance in their dealerships and distinguished community service. It is presented by Time magazine in partnership with Ally Financial, this year's sponsor, and in cooperation with NADA.
The other finalists were:
- David Luther, 57, of Luther Automotive Group in Minneapolis
- Marisa Shockley, 49, of Shockley Honda in Frederick, Md.
- Greg Kaminsky, 41, of Toyota of El Cajon in El Cajon, Calif.