MG Motor UK says it has 15 dealers preparing to join its fast-expanding dealer network. By end of December MG expect to have 120 franchised dealerships, their target is to grow by 50%.

The latest appointment is Thompson First in Stroud, Gloucestershire. The family-run business was founded in 1972 and has built a strong local reputation for customer service.

Scott Thompson, Dealer Principal at Thompson First MG, comments: “We’re thrilled to join the MG network. We see MG as a great brand with significant potential. The fantastic value-for-money aspect that you get with MG cars is perfect for our customers, especially with the 7-year manufacturer’s warranty. We’re dedicated to going the extra mile to deliver an enjoyable and informative experience for our customers. We know they’ll love MG”.

David Allington, Network Development Manager at MG, added: “It’s important to MG to work with dealerships which share our vision for the future. In 2018, we saw MG grow more quickly than ever before. Following our success, Thompson First will be the 83rd dealer to join our family! They’ve worked hard to develop strong customer loyalty and they’ve been looking for a brand that matches their customers’ high expectations. MG was the perfect choice”.

Thompson First MG opens its doors on 1st February 2019. For more information about MG Motor UK, visit