Dave, production editor on Car Dealer Magazine, is a journalist with more than 30 years’ experience in the worlds of newspapers, magazines and public relations.
ONE of the leading motor names in West Sussex has been acquired by independent motor retailer Snows. Portfield in Chichester, representing Citroen, Mazda and Peugeot, is the latest addition to Snows’ expanding portfolio of franchised car dealerships across southern England. A Toyota dealership is also going to be added to the site. Included in the dealREAD MORE
ARNAUD Leclerc has been appointed managing director of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK & Ireland, and takes up his new role immediately. He succeeds Ashley Andrew, who has left the company. Leclerc will oversee operations for all FCA functions and brands throughout the UK and Ireland, and report directly to Alfredo Altavilla, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ chiefREAD MORE
PEOPLE will be able to buy a hatchback at the same time as a hoodie when a new retail partnership gets off the ground this year. Rockar, the industry pioneer in futuristic car retailing, has announced a collaboration with fashion and homeware chain Next. The deal will see the opening of Rockar-style, digital-experience stores withinREAD MORE
NATIONAL motor retailer Lookers has shown its commitment to the Glasgow area by investing more than £12 million in the opening of two cutting-edge dealerships in the city, including the biggest Jaguar site in Scotland. Taggarts, which is part of the Lookers group, is relocating its Jaguar and Volvo businesses from Maryhill Road, Glasgow and Windmillhill Street, Motherwell to new, purpose-built dealerships at Hillington Park, representing investments of moreREAD MORE