DEALERSHIP BUY/SELL

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

Dealership Buy/Sell

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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.

06/10/2020 Gary Duncan Wayne Gregory BMW Roanoke in Virginia

MD Johnson Inc. represented the seller in the transaction.

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.
02/09/2021 03/15/2021 Krause Auto Group and Dan Parks Billy Walters Hyundai of Venice in Florida

No broker was used in the transaction.

06/07/2021 06/30/2021 Hudson Automotive Group Gordie Stewart Hoover Toyota in Alabama

This is Hudson Automotive’s first dealership in Alabama. Gerrick Wilkins of Dealer Support Network represented the buyer in 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.

04/07/2020 Jason Wilkins Abbas Baahmadi Victorville Mitsubishi in Victorville, Calif.

Performance Brokerage Services facilitated the transaction.

11/11/2020 Shelly Automotive Group Steven Downs and Cassie Wright Bill Wright Toyota and North Bakersfield Toyota, both in Bakersfield, Calif.

Shelly Automotive also includes Irvine BMW-Mini, Rolls Royce Motor Cars Orange County in Irvine, Mercedes-Benz of Long Beach in Signal Hill and Lexus of Riverside, all in California. Steve Sullivan of Auto Dealership Consulting Group represented Shelly Automotive in the transaction, and Jim Hawse represented the sellers.

06/30/2021 08/03/2021 David MacNeil Rimrock Auto Group, owned by John Soares and Steve Zabawa Mercedes-Benz of Billings in Montana

This is MacNeil’s first dealership. He is CEO of WeatherTech. George Pero, Alex Covino and Joe Beaver of DCG Acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group company, handled the transaction. 

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

Hicks Management advised the seller.

08/29/2019 Lithia Motors Inc. Pendragon Jaguar-Land Rover Mission Viejo in Mission Viejo, Calif.

This is Lithia’s first Jaguar-Land Rover store. Lithia worked with broker Moss Adams Capital.

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

Performance Brokerage Services advised Lithia.

12/15/2020 Gee Automotive Cos. Lyle Pearson Automotive Group Lyle Pearson Acura; Jaguar-Land Rover Boise; Mercedes-Benz-Sprinter Boise; Porsche of Boise; and Lyle Pearson Volvo Cars of Boise, all in Idaho

With this acquisition, Gee now has 29 dealerships. Kerrigan Advisors represented the seller in the transaction. Stephen Dietrich of Holland & Knight was legal counsel to the seller, and Toby Hazen of Eide Bailly was the seller’s accountant.

06/30/2015 Holman Automotive Group Don Rosen Audi Willow Grove, Willow Grove, Pa.
03/03/2017 Normand Blain Jules Bélisle Mazda Val-David, Val-David, Quebec

Solutions Autocap and Dealer Solutions North America were the advisers.

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.

08/07/2020 Brandon Steven Motors Joe Shuster, Ted Bessen and Sean Wolfington Honda of Downtown Los Angeles

Shuster remains dealer principal of the store. Bill Scrivner and Mike Sims of Pinnacle Mergers & Acquisitions advised the seller in the transaction.

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.

07/08/2021 08/05/2021 Jonathan Sobel Jerry Miller of MMCO Auto Audi West Chester in West Chester, Pa., Audi Wynnewood in Wynnewood, Pa., and Porsche Conshohocken in Conshohocken, Pa.

The transaction also included Audi Service Conshohocken and the Warehouse, a used-vehicle dealership, both in Conshohocken, Pa. These are Sobel’s first dealerships in Pennsylvania. Sobel also has dealerships in New Jersey and New York.

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

Thomas J. Hayes & Associates advised the seller.

09/29/2021 10/14/2021 AutoNation Peacock Automotive Group

AutoNation expects the stores, plus one collision center, to add $380 million in annual revenue. Peacock is retaining a Ford dealership in Maitland, Fla. Stephens Inc. advised the seller. The dealerships' former names were: Jaguar-Land Rover Columbia and Peacock Hyundai Columbia-Genesis of West Columbia in South Carolina; Hilton Head Volkswagen, Peacock Hyundai Hilton Head-Genesis of Hilton Head, Peacock Subaru, Audi Hilton Head, Porsche of Hilton Head, Jaguar-Land Rover Hilton Head and Peacock Jeep-Dodge-Ram-Chrysler, all in Hardeeville, S.C.; Peacock Hyundai Savannah and Savannah Volkswagen, both in Georgia. The new names are: Jaguar-Land Rover Columbia, AutoNation Hyundai Columbia-Genesis of West Columbia, AutoNation Volkswagen Hilton Head, AutoNation Hyundai Hilton Head-Genesis of Hilton Head, AutoNation Subaru Hilton Head, Audi Hilton Head, Porsche Hilton Head, Jaguar-Land Rover Hilton Head, AutoNation Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Hilton Head, AutoNation Hyundai Savannah-Genesis of Savannah and AutoNation Volkswagen Savannah.

06/06/2014 Swickard Corp. Lithia Motors Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville, Wilsonville, Ore.

Mark Johnson and Mark Topping of MD Johnson advised the seller. James Aiken advised the buyer.

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.

08/29/2019 Scott Biehl FRMB, a company owned by majority owner Ray Beshoff, Jerry Heuer and Scott Biehl Mercedes-Benz of Fresno in Fresno, Calif.

National Business Brokers was adviser to the buyer and seller in the transaction.

06/10/2020 Mike Bouquet Tobe Frangie Toyota San Luis Obispo in California

The transaction was brokered by Dave Cantin Group Acquisitions Western Region.

09/15/2016 RFJ Auto Partners Craig Kapson Jordan Ford, Jordan Toyota, Mishawaka, Ind.
12/15/2020 Lithia Motors Thomas Moorehead and Joyce Moorehead Sterling Motorcars in Virginia

Lithia enters the Virginia and Washington, D.C., market with the acquisition, which includes BMW, Mini, McLaren, Lamborghini and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and adds three premium luxury brands to the company. Kerrigan Advisors represented the seller in the transaction. Stephen Dietrich of Holland & Knight law firm was legal counsel to Sterling.

03/13/2019 Ed Napleton Automotive Group Village Automotive Group Lexus of Wayzata, Lexus of Maplewood and Village Chevrolet in Wayzata, all in Minnesota.

Kerrigan Advisors advised the seller in this transaction.

04/07/2020 McLarty Automotive Group Asbury Automotive Group Gray-Daniels Toyota, Gray-Daniels Nissan Brandon and Gray-Daniels Ford-Lincoln, all in Brandon, Miss., and Gray-Daniels Chevrolet and Gray-Daniels Nissan North in Jackson, Miss.

Asbury sold its entire Mississippi portfolio. McLarty Automotive Group now has 23 dealerships in the mid-South and Midwest. Haig Partners represented Asbury in the transaction.

08/11/2020 Sewell Automotive Cos. Park Place Dealerships Jaguar-Land Rover North Austin in Austin, Texas

The Presidio Group advised the seller in the transaction.

09/15/2020 01/08/2018 Dave Edmark D.H. and Margaret Moss Tom Scott Toyota, Nampa, Idaho
11/11/2020 Hudson Automotive Group Asbury Automotive Group Lexus of Greenville in South Carolina

No broker was used in the transaction.

01/18/2021 02/08/2021 John Smith Jr. Charles Middleton Acura of Athens and Volvo Cars Athens in Georgia

George Chaconas of Performance Brokerage Services brokered the transaction, and Logan Parker of Bass Sox Mercer also worked with the buyer.

03/24/2021 04/14/2021 Jim Ellis Automotive Group Swickard Auto Group Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South in Georgia

Haig Partners represented the seller in the transaction.

08/31/2017 Say Patel Gary Phillips Tri-County Chevrolet, Royston, Ga.

After 30 years of dreaming to own a Chevrolet dealership, Say Patel became a first-generation dealer on June 1, 2017. He started out working at a ACDelco Distributor in Florida.

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.

02/04/2020 US Auto Trust Pendragon Jaguar-Land Rover Newport Beach in California
11/20/2014 Mangino Chevrolet-Buick-GMC Gendron's Auto Sales Gendron's Truck and Auto Center, Troy, N.Y.
12/15/2020 Lithia Motors Howard Keyes and Howard Tenenbaum of Keyes Automotive Group Keyes European and Keyes Audi in Sherman Oaks, Keyes Mission Hills Hyundai in Mission Hills, Keyes Hyundai, Keyes Toyota and Keyes Lexus in Van Nuys, Lexus of Valencia and Audi Valencia in California; Bell Road Toyota

Keyes European is a Mercedes-Benz dealership and Bell Road Toyota is in Phoenix. Kerrigan Advisors represented the seller in the transaction. Larry Braun and Peter Park of Sheppard Mullin provided legal counsel to the seller and Stephen Dietrich and Sarah Seedig of Holland & Knight provided legal counsel to Lithia.

04/15/2015 Chris Lucas Collection Auto Group Kia of Streetsboro, Streetsboro, Ohio

Tim Lamb of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.

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

Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group advised the seller.

02/08/2021 Premier Cos. and Joe Laham Len Stoler Automotive Group BMW of Oyster Bay in New York

This is Premier Cos.’ seventh franchised dealership. Dave Cantin of DCG acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group company, represented the seller in the transaction.

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.

06/10/2020 Foundation Automotive Bob Kupper Kupper Chevrolet and Kupper Subaru in Mandan, N.D.

National Business Brokers handled the transaction.

12/15/2020 Lithia Motors John Ramsey and Tom Carey operated the store. Ramsey Subaru of Des Moines-Ramsey Mazda in Urbandale, Iowa

Lithia said the acquisition is expected to add $100 million in annual revenue.

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

The buyer purchased the dealership from the family estate.

03/17/2021 Leader Automotive Group, part of AutoCanada Gary Pearl Autohaus of Peoria in Illinois

The dealership includes Porsche, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen brands. It’s the first dealership with the Porsche brand for Leader, the U.S. operations of AutoCanada. No broker was used 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.

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.

10/06/2016 David Billion John McEleney, Drew McEleney Billion Clinton McEleney Auto Center, Clinton, Iowa

BRANDS: Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Toyota

Dick Nokes Consulting advised the seller.

08/11/2020 Lithia Motors Henry Schmitt BMW of San Francisco

Haig Partners represented the seller in the transaction, and W. Bruce Bercovich of Arent Fox was legal counsel to the seller.

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.

03/01/2021 04/28/2021 Chief Automotive Group George Gainer Bay Hyundai-Lincoln, Bay Mitsubishi, Bay Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, all in Panama City, Fla.

Chief Automotive also owns Cadillac of Jackson in Ridgeland, Miss., Coast Chevrolet in Pascagoula, Miss., and Hallmark Hyundai in Hendersonville, Tenn. No broker was used in the transaction.

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.

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

Dealer Solutions Canada was the adviser.

06/10/2020 Foundation Automotive Fred Henson and Liz Henson Henson Ford, Henson Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram and Henson Chevrolet-Buick-GMC in Madisonville, Texas

No broker was used.

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.

10/13/2020 Chuck Holder Christina VanNess Fulton Ford in Missouri

No broker was used in the transaction.

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.

05/18/2016 Greg Miller Bob Baker Greg Miller Toyota Bob Baker Toyota, Lemon Grove, Calif.
03/01/2021 03/17/2021 Lithia Motors Scott Fink and David Frazier of Fink Automotive Group Hyundai-Genesis of New Port Richey; Volkswagen of New Port Richey, Hyundai-Genesis of Wesley Chapel, Mazda of Wesley Chapel and Chevrolet of Wesley Chapel, all in Florida

Fink is retaining a Volkswagen store in Wesley Chapel and also will work with Lithia in an advisory role as it seeks to grow in the Southeast. Frazier, vice president of the Hyundai store in New Port Richey, will stay on. Presidio Group, a San Francisco dealership advisory firm, represented Fink in the transaction through its investment bank Presidio Merchant Partners.

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.

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.

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.

11/16/2020 Gravity Autos Travis Tadlock Nissan of LaGrange in Georgia

Gravity has a group of luxury used-vehicle stores. Strategic Automotive Resources represented the buyer in 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.

03/11/2015 Vaughn Wyant Automotive Group Ed Turner and family Audi Kelowna, Kelowna, British Columbia
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.

06/10/2020 Wilson Automotive Roger Hogan Claremont Toyota in California

No broker was used.

 

12/15/2020 Patrick Dibre through North Plainfield Nissan GPB Capital Holdings North Plainfield Nissan in New Jersey

No broker was used in the transaction.

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

Kerrigan Advisors represented Lithia in the sale. 

04/15/2015 Thomas Bies, Karl Williams Doug Kinney Premier Mazda, Kansas City, Mo.

Dick Pryor of Tim Lamb Group was the adviser.

04/04/2019 Kurt Koch Joe Shauger Ford of Nazareth, Pa.

Performance Brokerage Services exclusively facilitated the sale.

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.

04/24/2020 Krause Auto Group Johanna Ellis Reisinger Atlanta Classic Cars in Duluth, Ga.

The dealership sells Mercedes-Benz vehicles. The Presidio Group represented the seller in the transaction. 

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.

01/21/2016 John Eagle Automotive Group Fred Haas, Fisher family Southwest Infiniti, Clear Lake Infiniti, Houston

Presidio Group advised the sellers.

10/12/2018 Alpha Auto Group David Jachter and Bob Lanphere Wilsonville Subaru and Wilsonville Toyota in Wilsonville, Ore.

Kerrigan Advisors advised the seller in this transaction.

10/29/2014 Hyman Bros. Automobiles Pence Automotive Group Pence Nissan Subaru Kia, Midlothian, Va.
08/31/2017 DTF Holdings Princeton Audi VW Audi Princeton and Volkswagen Princeton, Princeton, N.J.

Haig Partners LLC advised the seller

02/17/2021 Ken Garff Automotive Group Lithia Motors Inc. Lexus of Oxnard and Lexus Santa Barbara in California

Dave Cantin and Poncho Redfern of DCG Acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group company, 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.

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.
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.

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.

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.

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.

11/09/2015 Towbin Motorcars Penske Automotive Group, Steve Wynn Penske-Wynn Ferrari-Maserati, Las Vegas

Ferrari and Maserati will be added to the Towbin Motorcars dealership in Las Vegas, which sells Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin and Bentley vehicles.

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.

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.

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.