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Service Manager Needed in Banbury Area

My client is looking for an experienced Service Manager to join their team in this privately owned franchised Dealership located near Banbury, Oxfordshire. This is a key role within the business where you will be responsible for a small team of technicians and two Service Advisors/Administrators. You will have a successful track record of running a workshop within a franchised environment and be looking for […]

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Mike Thompson appointed Nissan aftersales director

Mike Thompson has been appointed to lead the aftersales operation of Nissan Motor (GB). He replaces Chris Marsh, who becomes the brand’s marketing director. Thompson joined Nissan in 2012 as their Network Strategy Director and has been instrumental in developing and implementing Nissan’s market area strategy aimed at improving the coverage and strength of the network in order to drive higher levels of customer service and […]

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Service Advisor Vacancy in Wakefield – prestige brand!

My client, a privately owned prestige dealership in West Yorkshire is looking to recruit an experienced Service Advisor to join their team. The primary responsibilities of the role include;  receiving and assisting customers, advising on vehicle repairs, warranties and services, initiating job documentation, maintaining customer records and follow up systems and receiving and registering payments for work carried out. To be successful in this role […]

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Sales Manager Job Vacancy – Kent

We have received an instruction from our Client a privately owned multi-franchised Dealer Group to assist in their recruitment of a Sales Manager to run one of their new and used sales operations in Maidstone, Kent. This is a superb opportunity and one which demands candidates to be of the highest quality The role involves managing a team of Sales Executives and a Business Manager […]

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Former Seat boss Neil Williamson appointed new Jardine Motors CEO

The former brand director of Seat UK, Neil Williamson, has been appointed chief executive of Jardine Motors. Current CEO Mark Herbert is to move to a role in Asia with parent company Jardine Matheson Group on completion of a handover to Williamson in July. Williamson (pictured) was previously managing director of Mercedes-Benz Retail Group and after a spell as vice president Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars in […]

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Halfords Autocentre fined £47,000 following undercover sting

An illegal Vauxhall Astra with broken or missing light bulbs, irregular tyre pressures, oil leaks and faulty windscreen wipers was sent to the Halfords Autocentre in Filton, Bristol by South Gloucestershire Council for a major service at a cost of £235. Lee Reynolds, for the council, told North Avon Magistrates’ Court: “It became obvious that not all the checks were done. “Things were ticked as having […]

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SsangYong targets Tivoli buyers with £159 PCP | Motor Trader

SsangYong’s newcomer will be offered with either front- or all-wheel drive, powered by Euro 6 emissions-compliant 1.6-litre engines available in petrol and diesel formats, the latter arriving in August. A six-speed manual gearbox is standard but the car can be specified with SsangYong’s Aisin auto transmission. The Tivoli will be available in three trim levels, plus a ‘My Tivoli’ options list, focusing on personalisation. SsangYong […]

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Vertu adds Skoda to its growing portfolio – Car Dealer Magazine

VERTU Motors has added the first Škoda dealership to its portfolio with the acquisition of MSB Škoda in Darlington. Vertu Motors, based in Gateshead and the UK’s sixth-largest motor retailer – and the parent company of Bristol Street Motors – has bought the business on McMullen Road for £1.5m. The acquisition brings the total number of sales outlets operated by Vertu to 117 and increases its north-east […]

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Service Advisor needed in South Yorkshire

We are looking to recruit an experienced Service Advisor to join a busy franchised Dealership in the South Yorkshire area. The primary responsibilities of the role include;  receiving and assisting customers, advising on vehicle repairs, warranties and services, initiating job documentation, maintaining customer records and follow up systems and receiving and registering payments for work carried out. To be successful in this role you must […]

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Job Opportunity – Network Development Manager – Nationwide – Manufacturer Role

Our client, a leading supplier of Technical & Communication Solutions to vehicle manufacturers is seeking a Network Development Manager to develop a nationwide initiative.  The Role The main aim for the Network Development Manager is to develop, and implement a new independent garage franchise chain within the UK. The garage franchise chain is currently operating in France, Spain and Italy. The aim is to expand the […]

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TVR to return in 2017!

Defunct British sports car maker TVR will return with an all-new model in 2017. The company, which is now owned by businessman Les Edgar, is developing the car in collaboration with Gordon Murray – most famous for his work on McLaren’s 243mph F1 hypercar. We’ll have to wait until later this year to see pictures of the new TVR. But the company has revealed that […]

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Tim Tozer: ‘‘I don’t think we should be running retailers’ businesses for them’

It’s a year since Tim Tozer joined Vauxhall UK as chairman and managing director, and he couldn’t be happier with the progress. In an interview with AM, Tozer said dealers have a lot to be excited about with the Vauxhall franchise for 2015 and beyond. “We, as a brand, are on the verge of launching a lot of new cars and powertrains, which makes for […]

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Cars plunge into workshop as roof gives way at Audi dealership – Car Dealer Magazine

CARS crashed through a ceiling and into the workshop below when a roof at Milton Keynes Audi gave way. No-one was hurt when the roof collapsed, sending about 20 cars parked above plunging into the workshop.About one-third of the 2,000 sq metre roof, which covered the workshop, gave way about 12.20pm. Engineers propped up what remained of the roof. Jason Cranswick, commercial director of Jardine Motors Group, […]

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