Jardine acquires new sites

Time 3:32 am, August 16, 2012

DEALER group Jardine has announced it has acquired two dealerships from Turner Motor Group.

The deal includes one Toyota and one Lexus dealership together with a separate aftersales centre in Cambridge for an undisclosed sum.

The Toyota dealership will trade as Lancaster Toyota and the Lexus dealership as Lexus Cambridge.

Alun Jones, chief executive of Jardine Motors Group, said: ‘We are delighted to have completed this purchase.

‘Together with the Toyota and Lexus dealerships acquired last year in Ipswich and Colchester and those acquired earlier this year in Chelmsford, Rayleigh and Romford, now gives us a significant market presence in Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Essex for the Toyota and Lexus brand and further strengthens our relationship with the manufacturer.’

Jardine also operate Toyota dealerships in Sunderland and Durham and Lexus in Newcastle.


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