Leading franchise retail group Drive Motor Retail has joined the MG family with three brand-new dealerships.

The group has opened MG franchises in Leicester, Bristol North and is set to open a third site in Darlington.

The new dealerships will join the groups network of 15 Vauxhall and Citroen dealerships nationwide. The new sites are approximately 250m² each and stock the MG3, ZS, HS models as well as the environmentally friendly MG5 EV and ZS EV electric vehicles and HS plug-in hybrid.

Drive Motor Retail was European Dealer of the Year in 2019 and had dealerships ranked 1st, 3rd, 4th, 9th and 10th out of Vauxhall’s top 170 in the 360 Performance Report last year.

Joint Managing Director of Drive, Rob Keenan, said: “We are incredibly excited for this new chapter of Drive Motor Retail. MG is one of the largest growing automotive brands in the UK. They have a strong focus on electric and hybrid vehicles going forward.

“We’re looking forward to working with our customers in the Bristol, Leicester and Darlington areas and even further afield.”

Drive Motor Retail Ltd is one of the UK’s largest privately owned automotive retail groups. They have a turnover of approximately £300 million per annum and over 700 members of staff. To find out more or make an appointment, visit drivevauxhall.co.uk or call 01642 633333.