DEALERSHIP BUY/SELL

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

Dealership Buy/Sell

This Automotive News feature lists dealership acquisitions as reported by brokers, official announcements and news media. Click on column headers to sort by field. » Go to our dealership buy-sell articles

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03/01/2016 RFJ Auto Partners Randall Noe Greenville Hyundai, Greenville, Texas

Hicks Management advised the seller.

04/23/2014 Preston Automotive Group Jim Blecki and Tjark Bateman Boulevard Auto Sales (Ford, Lincoln)

The two dealerships, one in Georgetown, Del., and the other in Lewes, Del., retail about 520 new and 450 used vehicles a year.

04/24/2015 AutoCanada Larry McCook, Brad Styner, Jolayne Leger Airdrie Chrysler, Airdrie, Alberta

FRANCHISES: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram

03/01/2016 Penske Automotive Group Schneider + Nelson Auto Group Audi Eatontown, Porsche Monmouth, West Long Branch, N.J.; Jaguar Monmouth, Land Rover Monmouth, Ocean, N.J.
01/05/2021 John Elway Dealers Christina Dawkins and the Van Herwaarden family Co’s BMW of Loveland and Mini of Loveland in Colorado

The Elway dealership group now has seven stores. Joe Ozog of Ozog Consulting Group represented the seller in the transaction.

07/27/2021 09/14/2021 Yan Chertok and Arthur Boguslavskiy of Dunhill Auto Group Jimmy Berg Sunrise Chevrolet in Forest Hills, N.Y.

This is Yan Chertok and Arthur Boguslavskiy’s second franchised dealership. Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group brokered the transaction.

09/24/2015 Joe Natale Brad Benson, Dave Cantin Brad Benson Hyundai, Monmouth Junction, N.J.

Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the sellers.

06/13/2016 Victory Automotive Group The Boas family San Francisco Honda, San Francisco

Kerrigan Advisors advised the seller.

05/09/2019 Southern United Auto Group Twila Snell Murfreesboro Nissan in Tennessee

Phyllis Goldie and Associates advised the buyer, while John Ozog and Associates advised the seller. Matt Bowers and Franklin McLarty founded Southern United Auto Group in 2016.

12/11/2019 Joe Troha Tony Blake Alfa Romeo-Fiat-Maserati of Naperville in Illinois

 There was no adviser in the sale.

07/26/2021 08/10/2021 Ed Morse Automotive Group Chance Donaghe Donaghe Buick-GMC, Donaghe Ford in Greenville, Texas

With this acquisition, Ed Morse Automotive now has each of the Detroit 3 automakers represented in Texas.

10/27/2017 GPB Capital Holdings Larry Orlando Tower Ford, Great Neck, N.Y.

Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.

05/01/2014 Lithia Motors Charlie Massey Access Ford-Lincoln, Corpus Christi, Texas

Performance Brokerage Services advised Lithia.

02/25/2020 Zeigler Automotive Group Mick Austin and Paul Tamraz Mercedes-Benz and Sprinter of Hoffman Estates, Jaguar-Land Rover Schaumburg and Infiniti of Hoffman Estates in Illinois

With the acquisition, Zeigler now has 18 locations in the Chicago-area market. Haig Partners represented the seller in the transaction.

10/13/2020 Lithia Motors Jim Cogdill and the Eddie Allen estate Jim Cogdill Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Knoxville, Tenn.

This is Lithia’s first store in Tennessee and is part of its reach into the Southeast. The store is expected to add $90 million in annualized revenues to the company. Andy Gill of Gill Automotive Group advised the seller in the transaction.

08/30/2021 09/14/2021 Sonic Automotive Inc. Boardwalk Auto Group Audi Glenwood Springs and Glenwood Springs Volkswagen in Colorado

With the acquisition, Sonic has seven Audi franchises and four Volkswagen franchises in its portfolio.

12/07/2021 01/06/2022 Hudson Automotive Group Peterson Automotive Collection Mercedes-Benz of Cincinnati and Mercedes-Benz of West Chester, both in Ohio

These are Hudson Automotive’s first Mercedes-Benz dealerships. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers & Acquisitions represented Peterson Automotive.

06/30/2015 Holman Automotive Group Don Rosen Audi Willow Grove, Willow Grove, Pa.
02/13/2014 Lithia Motors Ray Kitagawa Island Honda, Kahului, Hawaii

The store is expected to generate $30 million in annual revenue. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.

06/13/2016 Prestige Auto Group Nick and Sandy Liguori Oakville Nissan, Oakville Infiniti, Oakville, Ontario

Dealer Solutions North America advised the buyer.

07/03/2014 Patrick Dibre Group 1 Automotive Hassel Volvo, Glen Cove, N.Y.

Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions were the advisers.

05/09/2019 Kelly Automotive Group Boniface Hiers Automotive Group Infiniti of Melbourne in Florida

Haig Partners advised the seller in this transaction.

12/11/2019 Lithia Motors John Williams Wesley Chapel Toyota, Wesley Chapel Honda and Tampa Honda in Florida

These are Lithia’s first stores in Florida, and the nation’s third-largest new-vehicle retailer hopes to grow in the Southeast. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers & Acquisitions handled the transaction for the buyer.

08/18/2020 Lithia Motors John Eagle Dealerships John Eagle Honda of Dallas; Honda Cars of Rockwall; Howdy Honda in Austin; and Sport City Toyota in Dallas, all in Texas

The stores are expected to generate $500 million in combined revenue for Lithia. Presidio Group represented the seller in the transaction.

02/17/2021 Chris Turner Peter Maher Mid-Hudson Subaru in Wappingers Falls, N.Y.

This is Turner’s third franchised dealership. Brian Brown and Woody Woodward of DCG Acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group company, brokered the transaction.

07/26/2021 08/10/2021 Sonic Automotive Ron Bubar Grand Junction Subaru, Grand Junction Volkswagen in Colorado

This was Sonic’s first franchised dealership acquisition since November 2014. The Subaru dealership marks a return to the Japanese brand for Sonic, which last owned a Subaru dealership in 2019. Sonic now has three Volkswagen dealerships. Bubar is retiring, according to Kerrigan Advisors, which represented him in the transaction.

11/20/2014 Gary Flom, Ven Nilva, Alex Boyko Cary Frankel, Joseph Mitaro, Joseph Mitaro Jr. White Plains Nissan, White Plains, N.Y.

Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.

09/15/2016 RFJ Auto Partners Craig Kapson Jordan Ford, Jordan Toyota, Mishawaka, Ind.
01/14/2016 Josh Griffin Cary Larson Missoula Hyundai, Missoula Nissan, Missoula, Mont.

Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.

10/13/2020 Oleg Kislyansky Richard Aldahan Nissan of Streetsboro in Ohio

Tim Lamb Group represented the seller in the transaction.

03/03/2021 03/25/2021 LMP Automotive Holdings Lori Davis and Ernie Davis Hometown Kia in Mount Hope, King Coal Chevrolet in Oak Hill and Beckley Buick-GMC Auto Mall, all in West Virginia

These are among the first franchised dealerships for LMP. LMP acquired an 85 percent stake in the dealerships and three used-vehicle stores. Tim Lamb Group brokered the transaction.

06/21/2021 07/12/2021 Issam Ghreiwati Lithia Motors Audi Valencia in California

Kerrigan Advisors represented Lithia in the sale. 

09/15/2020 01/08/2018 Dave Edmark D.H. and Margaret Moss Tom Scott Toyota, Nampa, Idaho
03/15/2016 Priority Automotive Group of Newport Narragansett Car Co. of Rhode Island Hyundai of Newport, Middletown, R.I.

Joshua Teverow of Esquire Ltd. advised the seller.

11/20/2014 Mangino Chevrolet-Buick-GMC Gendron's Auto Sales Gendron's Truck and Auto Center, Troy, N.Y.
04/15/2015 Chris Lucas Collection Auto Group Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio

Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.

05/12/2015 Ralph Martinez Tim Bush BMW of Tri-Cities, Richland, Wash.

MD Johnson Inc. advised the seller.

09/28/2016 Tom and Sandra Cavanaugh Robert Forrester Four Stars Ford, Jacksboro, Texas

Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.

05/09/2019 Hudson Automotive Group Vernon and Steve Brinson Royal Honda, Metairie, La.

Haig Partners advised the seller. Steve Brinson remains a partner of the dealership.

03/01/2021 05/03/2021 Jamal Mashburn, Matt Agosto and partners Fox family Fox Toyota in Clinton, Tenn.

Mashburn, a retired NBA player, owns dealerships, restaurant franchises and other interests, according to reports. Gerrick Wilkins of Dealer Support Network represented the seller in the transaction. 

03/22/2021 06/07/2021 Garth Blumenthal and Unstoppable Automotive Group Scott Gunderson and Matt Gunderson of GSM Auto Group Audi Mission Viejo and Volvo Cars Mission Viejo in California

Blumenthal also owns Mercedes-Benz of Temecula in California. No broker was used in the transaction.

08/25/2021 10/14/2021 Jerry Romano, Brady Schmidt, Gary Mull, Wayne Davis Trust of Louis VeDova Windward Hyundai, Windward Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram in Kaneohe, Hawaii

The four bought the two stores from the trust of former owner VeDova, who died in June 2020. Romano was previously general manager of the stores while Davis was CFO. Romano, who is still general manager, is now also dealer principal of the Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram store, and Schmidt is dealer principal of the Hyundai dealership. Schmidt is CEO of National Business Brokers Inc. in Irvine, Calif. Mull is the firm's director.

08/31/2017 Penske Automotive Group Werner Schumacher Schumacher European, Phoenix

The Presidio Group advised the seller. Schumacher European is a Mercedes-Benz and Sprinter dealership.

08/30/2017 Jonathan Allen Estate of David Allen Allen Toyota, Gulfport, Miss.

The buyer purchased the dealership from the family estate.

10/14/2020 Patrick Dibre and PSD Automotive Group Samkle North Miami Properties, also known as Klein North Miami Properties Honda of Aventura and Aventura Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in North Miami Beach, Fla.

The sale was reported by Real Deal South Florida Real Estate News.

06/30/2014 Lithia Motors DCH Auto Group

Lithia's purchase of DCH and its 27 dealerships in California, New York and New Jersey is expected to close in the fourth quarter.

06/13/2016 Holman Automotive Group Kuni Automotive

Holman, headquartered in Maple Shade, N.J., is acquiring Kuni, of Vancouver, Wash. Holman has 19 dealerships in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida. Kuni, with 14 dealerships in California, Colorado, Kansas, Oregon and Washington, will be known as “Kuni Automotive, a Holman Enterprise.” The acquisition is expected to be finalized this summer. Mark Johnson, president of MD Johnson Inc., advised the seller.

08/31/2017 Bakhtiari Auto Group Patricia, Don, and Bill Robertson Honda of Hollywood, Hollywood, Calif.

With this acquisition, Bakhtiari Auto Group will own eight dealerships in California, including Ford, Honda, Mitsubishi, and Subaru. Kerrigan Advisors advised the seller in this transaction.

05/05/2020 Doug McKibben and Glenbrook Automotive Group Robb Brown Brown Honda in Toledo, Ohio

Tim Lamb Group represented the seller in this transaction.

11/17/2020 David Argy Morgan Auto Group Brandon Mitsubishi in Tampa, Fla.

Performance Brokerage Services handled the transaction.

11/30/2021 12/09/2021 Lithia Motors Elder Automotive Group and Elder family Elder Ford of Tampa in Florida; Elder Ford of Troy and Elder Ford of Romeo, both in Michigan

Robert Elder is joining Lithia to help with network development. Lithia said the transaction will add about $425 million in annual revenue. 

04/01/2014 Mark Falkenberg Mike Reinprecht, Sandra Kohl St. Clair Nissan, Toronto

Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.

03/18/2016 AutoNation Carl Gregory Enterprises

AutoNation bought 13 stores in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. Brands include Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Fiat, Ford, Lincoln, Honda, Hyundai and Volkswagen.

In 2014 the stores generated revenues of more than $480 million with about 16,750 new- and used-vehicle sales.

12/16/2015 Alpha Auto Group Jimmy Lapointe Lapointe Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep, Pembroke Honda, Pembroke Nissan, Pembroke, Ontario; Petawawa Kia, Petawawa, Ontario; Renfrew Chrysler, Calgary, Alberta

Dealer Solutions Canada advised the seller.

11/15/2018 Ted Showalter Robert Whiteside Whiteside of St. Clairsville, Ohio

The dealership sells Chevrolet, Buick and GMC brands. Ted Showalter worked for his father-in-law, Robert Whiteside, for 27 years in various roles including general manager and dealership co-owner. The family considers it a second-generation purchase.

11/04/2015 Group 1 Automotive Garlyn Shelton Mercedes-Benz of Georgetown, Georgetown, Texas

BRANDS: Mercedes-Benz, Smart, Sprinter

Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers and Acquisitions advised the seller.

03/20/2014 Lithia Motors Hawaii Automotive Retailing Group Honolulu Buick-GMC-Cadillac and Honolulu Volkswagen
in Honolulu

The stores are expected to add $75 million to Lithia's annual revenues. National Business Brokers was the adviser.

06/13/2016 Patrick Priestner (PPH Holdings) Dave King Southview Acura, Edmonton, Alberta

PPH Holdings will own 75 percent of the dealership, and Dave King will retain 25 percent. Priestner is the executive chair of the dealership group AutoCanada. AutoCanada entered into a financing arrangement with PPH Holdings, which is wholly owned by Priestner. AutoCanada provided a participatory loan to PPH to fund the purchase of 60 percent of Southview Acura.

05/05/2020 Don Lia Angelo Santoro North Coast Subaru in Glen Cove, N.Y.

Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group represented the seller in the transaction. 

01/06/2021 02/17/2021 Oleg Kislyansky Bill Doraty and Jeff Johnson Bonita Springs Mitsubishi in Florida

Tim Lamb Group represented the buyer, and Bruce Rzentkowski of Motormindz represented the seller in the transaction.

07/19/2021 12/09/2021 Ali Talebi Randy Willis Marion Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in North Carolina
03/18/2016 AutoNation Allen Samuels Auto Group

AutoNation will acquire 12 stores in Texas. There are 31 franchises. Brands include Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Chevrolet, Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz and Sprinter.

The stores represent approximately $800 million in annual revenue and sales of about 19,500 new and used vehicles a year. This is AutoNation’s biggest single acquisition since 1999. Stephens Inc. advised the seller.

03/01/2016 Penguin Automotive Group David Portal Commerce Chevrolet-Buick, Commerce, Texas

Hicks Management was the adviser.

10/12/2018 Gosch Auto Group Group 1 Automotive Ford of Escondido, Calif.

Performance Brokerage Services exclusively facilitated the transaction.

10/02/2019 Lithia Motors Michael Saporito, Jessie Armstead and Antonio Pierce Hazleton Honda in Hazle Township, Pa.

There was no broker in the transaction.

10/14/2020 ZT Motors, automotive unit of ZT Corporate Prime Automotive Group Ron Carter Chevrolet-Buick-GMC; Ron Carter Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram; and Ron Carter Ford, all in Alvin, Texas

ZT Motors now has eight rooftops in three states. Haig Partners advised the seller in the transaction.

03/04/2015 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.

06/24/2019 Graham Holdings and Ourisman Automotive Group Sonic Automotive Group Ourisman Honda of Tysons Corner

Cushman & Wakefield Dealership Capital Services advised the seller.

01/06/2021 02/17/2021 Oleg Kislyansky Bill Doraty and Jeff Johnson Fort Myers Mitsubishi in Florida

Tim Lamb Group represented the buyer, and Bruce Rzentkowski of Motormindz represented the seller in this transaction.

10/06/2021 10/18/2021 LMP Automotive Holdings Jonathan Grant, Agostino DiFeo and Luciano Caferra White Plains Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in New York

LMP bought an 85 percent stake in the dealership. Grant remains dealer operator and joins LMP as a regional vice president. National Business Brokers brokered the transaction.

12/06/2021 12/09/2021 Asbury Automotive Group Stevinson Automotive and Stevinson family Stevinson Lexus of Lakewood, Stevinson Lexus of Frederick, Stevinson Chevrolet in Lakewood, Stevinson Hyundai of Longmont, Stevinson Imports [Jaguar] in Littleton, Porsche Littleton, Stevinson Toyota West in Lakewood and Stevinson Toyota East in Aurora

All of the dealerships are in Colorado. Asbury said the acquisition, which also includes a Land Rover open point, will add about $715 million in annual revenues. Stevinson President Kent Stevinson will stay to work on real estate projects with Asbury, while another Stevinson owner, Paul Stevinson, will remain general manager of the Chevrolet dealership. Kerrigan Advisors represented the seller in the transaction. 

10/29/2014 Hyman Bros. Automobiles Pence Automotive Group Pence Nissan Subaru Kia, Midlothian, Va.
10/02/2019 Cordelle Rich Frank Farsoudi El Cajon Mitsubishi in El Cajon, Calif.

Performance Brokerage Services exclusively handled the transaction.

06/29/2020 Kenwood Dealer Group Kim Borcherding Borcherding Buick-GMC in Cincinnati, Ohio

Tim Wild at Tim Lamb Group represented the seller in the transaction. 

10/14/2020 Atlantic Coast Automotive Prime Automotive Group Kenny Ross Ford South in Castle Shannon, Pa.; Kenny Ross Ford in Adamsburg, Pa.; Kenny Ross Mazda and Kenny Ross Subaru in North Huntingdon, Pa.

Haig Partners advised the seller in the transaction.

01/12/2021 Nelson Group Automotive Sam Linder Auto Group Jaguar-Land Rover Monterey and Volvo Cars Monterey in Seaside, Calif.

Nelson Group also owns Selma Auto Mall. No broker was used in the transaction.

12/23/2013 Michael Grieco Jr. of Metro Motor Group John Fields of Fields Auto Group Jaguar-Land Rover Treasure Coast, Fort Pierce, Fla.

The dealership sold about 115 vehicles in 2012. Metro Motor Group, established in 1978 in New England, in recent years has focused on expanding into Florida. Performance Brokerage Services Inc. was the adviser to the buyer.

11/24/2020 Hudson Automotive Group Lee Beaman and Beaman Automotive Group Beaman Toyota; Beaman Buick-GMC; Beaman Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram-Fiat; and Beaman Ford, all in Tennessee

The transaction includes a parts warehouse and collision center. Hudson will lease the land under the Toyota and Buick-GMC dealerships in Nashville and will relocate those stores to newly built facilities. No broker was used in the transaction.

10/18/2021 12/09/2021 Ali Talebi Robert Vance Houston Spruce Pine Chevrolet-Buick-GMC in North Carolina

Ralph Vines of Advanced Dealership Management Solutions brokered the transaction. 

10/23/2014 Fields Auto Group Matheny family Jaguar Land Rover Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla.
11/05/2014 Balise Motor Sales David Cartwright Fairfield Hyundai, Fairfield, Conn.
09/19/2014 AutoNation Jimmy Barrier Barrier Motors, Bellevue, Wash.

STORES: Mercedes-Benz of Bellevue, Barrier Audi, Barrier Porsche, Barrier Volvo

01/21/2016 Duane Huff, Adam Huff Farmer H-L, Oxmoor Auto Group Hyundai of Louisville, Louisville, Ky.

Tim Wild of the Tim Lamb Group advised the buyers.

01/08/2018 Gee Automotive Cos. Lithia Motors Mercedes-Benz of Spokane, Liberty Lake, Wash.

Performance Brokerage Services facilitated the transaction.

12/20/2019 Ahmed Sadek and Tarek Aly David Fenters and James Black Longstreet Chevrolet-Buick-GMC in Kingstree, S.C.

McNulty & Associates advised the buyer and seller in the transaction.

04/12/2021 06/07/2021 Lithia Motors The Suburban Collection was majority owned by David Fischer Sr.

The transaction involves 56 new-vehicle franchises and is expected to add $2.4 billion in annual revenue to Lithia. The dealerships included are:  BMW of Ann Arbor; Jaguar-Land Rover Troy; Mercedes-Benz of Ann Arbor; Suburban Buick-GMC of Ferndale; Suburban Buick-GMC of Troy; Suburban Cadillac of Plymouth; Suburban Cadillac of Troy; Suburban Chevrolet of Clinton; Suburban Chevrolet-Cadillac of Ann Arbor; Suburban Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Ann Arbor; Suburban Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Farmington Hills; Suburban Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Garden City; Suburban Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram of Troy; Suburban Ford of Ferndale; Suburban Ford of Sterling Heights; Suburban Ford of Waterford; Suburban Honda in Farmington Hills; Suburban Exotic Motorcars of Michigan in Troy (includes Aston Martin, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Maserati, McLaren and Rolls-Royce in two dealerships); Suburban Imports of Farmington Hills (Audi-Porsche-Mazda-Volkswagen and Nissan in two rooftops); Suburban Hyundai-Genesis of Troy; Suburban Infiniti of Novi; Suburban Imports of Troy (Mazda, Nissan, Subaru and Volkswagen in four dealerships); Suburban Infiniti of Troy; Suburban Toyota of Farmington Hills; Suburban Toyota of Troy, and Suburban Volvo Cars in Troy, all in Michigan. Suburban minority owner David Fischer Jr. became a group vice president for Lithia. Presidio Group represented Suburban in the transaction. Stephen Dietrich and Sarah Seedig of Holland & Knight law firm provided legal counsel to Lithia, while Edward Dawda of Dawda Mann worked with Suburban. 

02/04/2015 Manuel Kadre Long Island Automotive Group Land Rover Glen Cove, Glen Cove, N.Y.; Jaguar-Land Rover Huntington, Huntington, N.Y.; and Jaguar-Land Rover Southampton, Southampton, N.Y.

Rob Lee of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.

03/03/2017 Morgan Auto Group Scott-McRae Automotive Group Mercedes-Benz of Gainesville, Gainesville, Fla.

Brands include Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-AMG and Smart.

11/30/2015 Alam Khan Christopher Leggio, Greg Heath Diamond Hills Auto Group, Banning, Calif.

BRANDS: Chevrolet-Buick-GMC

Performance Brokerage Services advised the buyer and seller.

10/21/2020 Dobbs Equity Partners, a private equity company Jim Ross Ross Ford-Toyota in Wynne, Ark.

 Performance Brokerage Services handled the transaction.

12/17/2021 01/19/2022 Asbury Automotive Group Larry H. Miller Group of Cos. Larry H. Miller Downtown Honda Spokane, Larry H. Miller Downtown Toyota Spokane and Larry H. Miller Lexus of Spokane, all in Washington; Larry H. Miller Ford-Lincoln Draper, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Bountiful in West Bountiful (see more)

Dealership names continued: Larry H. Miller Chevrolet Murray, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Sandy, Larry H. Miller Super Ford Salt Lake City, Larry H. Miller Honda Murray, Larry H. Miller Toyota Murray, Mercedes-Benz of Draper, Stockton 12 Honda in Sandy, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Riverdale, Larry H. Miller Chevrolet Provo, Larry H. Miller Ford-Lincoln Provo, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Provo, Larry H. Miller Lexus Murray and Larry H. Miller Lexus Lindon, all in Utah
   Larry H. Miller American Toyota Albuquerque, Larry H. Miller Toyota Albuquerque, Larry H. Miller Hyundai Albuquerque-Larry H. Miller Genesis of Albuquerque, Larry H. Miller Southwest Hyundai Albuquerque, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Albuquerque, Larry H. Miller Casa Chevrolet in Albuquerque and Larry H. Miller Casa Chrysler-Jeep in Albuquerque, all in New Mexico 
   Larry H. Miller Honda Boise, Larry H. Miller Subaru Boise, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Boise, all in Idaho
   Larry H. Miller Toyota Corona and Larry H. Miller Toyota Lemon Grove in California
   Larry H. Miller Toyota Boulder, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram 104th in Thornton, Larry H. Miller Nissan Highlands Ranch, Larry H. Miller Liberty Toyota Colorado Springs, Larry H. Miller Volkswagen Lakewood, Larry H. Miller Toyota Colorado Springs, Larry H. Miller Ford Lakewood, Larry H. Miller Colorado Jeep in Aurora, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Dodge-Ram-Fiat Denver in Aurora, Larry H. Miller Nissan Arapahoe in Centennial and Larry H. Miller Nissan 104th in Denver, all in Colorado
   Larry H. Miller Dodge-Ram Peoria, Larry H. Miller Hyundai Peoria, Larry H. Miller Toyota Peoria, Larry H. Miller Volkswagen Avondale, Larry H. Miller Volkswagen Tucson, Larry H. Miller Nissan Mesa, Larry H. Miller Dodge-Ram Avondale, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep Tucson, Larry H. Miller Dodge-Ram-Fiat Tucson, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep Avondale, Larry H. Miller Genesis of Peoria, Larry H. Miller Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram Surprise and Larry H. Miller Ford Mesa, all in Arizona. 

The $3.2 billion transaction included 54 new-vehicle dealerships, seven used-vehicle dealerships, a used wholesale business, 11 collision centers, finance and insurance provider Total Care Auto and a marketing agency. BofA Securities was financial advisor to Asbury, while Jones Day and Hill Ward Henderson law firms provided legal counsel. J.P. Morgan Securities was Larry H. Miller Group’s financial adviser, while the Katten Muchin Rosenman and Snell & Wilmer law firms provided legal counsel.

03/26/2014 Green Auto Group Bert Arnlund Kalispell Hyundai, Kalispell, Mont.

Performance Brokerage Services was the adviser.

11/30/2020 David Cohen Leland D. Johansen Gator Chevrolet in Jasper, Fla.

Performance Brokerage Services handled the transaction. Logan Parker of Bass Sox Mercer law firm assisted the seller, and Seth Dobbs of Aboyoun Dobbs law firm and Jason Eisner of Imperial Title of Florida represented the buyer.

02/23/2021 Howard Keyes and Howard Tenenbaum through Howard Automotive Carolynn Towbin and Josh Towbin Prestige Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Las Vegas

Keyes and Tenenbaum sold nine Keyes Automotive Group dealerships in the Los Angeles and Phoenix areas in November to Lithia Motors. Their new dealership group is Howard Automotive, which now has six rooftops. No broker was used in the transaction.

04/30/2021 06/08/2021 Steven Gomes Strollo family Riverhead Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Riverhead, N.Y.

Gomes also owns Stevens 112 Ford in Patchogue, N.Y., Ford of Smithtown and Lincoln of Smithtown, both in St. James, N.Y., and Stevens Jersey City Ford in New Jersey. The Strollo family had owned the dealership since 1976.

08/31/2017 Joerges family and Rick Holton Landsperg Automotive Group Erin Mills Mitsubishi, Mississauga, Ontario

Dealer Solutions North America was the adviser.

10/05/2018 Vernon Krause Dennis Higginbotham Mercedes-Benz of Myrtle Beach and BMW of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
05/17/2021 07/15/2021 Randy Lebowitz, Jake Lebowitz and Wayne Hileman of Burlington Automotive Group Wyoming Valley Motors Audi Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Burlington Automotive Group now has nine dealerships, according to DCG Acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group company. Dave Cantin and Brian Brown of DCG Acquisitions handled the transaction.

11/04/2021 11/22/2021 AutoCanada Gary Rosenberg Crystal Lake Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Illinois

AutoCanada, a publicly traded Canadian auto retailer with stores in the U.S. under Leader Automotive Group, said the acquisition would add $72 million in annual revenue.

04/19/2017 Straub Automotive Group Constantin Motors Elm Grove Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram, Wheeling, W.V.

Hicks Management was the adviser.