Howards Motor Group is opening two new MG franchise dealerships in Taunton and Weston-super-Mare. The new showrooms will join a strong retailer network for the company across south-west England.

Howards opened its first garage in 1972 and is renowned for providing an excellent service and recording strong customer loyalty. The company now operates 22 dealerships across 13 automotive brands in key locations around the South-West.

The Taunton site is situated in the heart of the town, and will house the complete MG range. In addition to a dedicated customer waiting area, the new dealership will provide full service and aftersales support. They will also display a range of pre-owned vehicles. The Weston-super-Mare location is equally well equipped and is easily accessible off the main road leading into the town.

Peter Haynes, Managing Director of Howards Motor Group, said: “We are absolutely delighted to be joining the MG dealer network. This beloved British marque is now backed by one of the world’s largest car manufacturers which has resulted in MG offering an extensive and stunning range of quality cars. We are a highly progressive and modern family business that remains proud of its heritage. We believe these values are totally in harmony with those of MG as a brand and that we are perfectly placed to deliver fantastic quality, value for money and convenience to our mutual customers in the future”.

MG Motor UK, is the UK’s fastest growing car manufacturer. David Allington, Network Development Manager said: “We are delighted to welcome Howards MG to our dealership network as we continue to further our presence across the UK. Partnering with dealer groups such as Howards will help bring the MG brand closer to more buyers than ever before. Furthermore, Howards’ existing infrastructure and levels of investment in MG, will enable us to accelerate our ambitious growth plans for 2020. MG plans further expansion in  locations such as Bristol, Plymouth, Liverpool and Aberdeen. We are working towards having 120 sites in total by the middle of this year.”

Howards MG, sites can be found at: Priorswood Road,Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8DN. and Hildesheim Bridge, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3PT.