Marshall Motors has bought the entire Motorline group for £64.5 million. The acquisition will add 48 franchise points to Marshall’s dealer network.  This includes 19 Toyota and Lexus locations – brands Marshall is understood to have been looking to add for some time. Motorline was the UK’s second largest retail partner for the Japanese manufacturer. […]

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Marshall Motor Group are to pay colleagues a one-off bonus in recognition of their tremendous efforts during the COVID pandemic. In addition to this they have implemented a back dated pay review of up to 4% increase for eligable colleagues. This announcement comes soon after the franchised dealer group announced they will repay over £4m of […]

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Marshall Motor Group has acquired six Volkswagen franchise dealerships, one VW commercial vehicle and one Skoda franchise from Jardine Motor Group.  The sites are all north of London, and located at Milton Keynes, St Albans, Loughton, Harlow, Aylesbury and Letchworth. The purchase marks yet another significant change for the VW network this year, following new franchise agreements […]

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Marshall Motor Holdings plc, one of the leading automotive groups in the UK, have announced the proposed closure of 6 dealerships. These proposed closures are Honda Mountsorrel, Nissan Boston, Vauxhall Welwyn City, Maserati Oxford, Select Oxford and Citroen Cambridge. Marshall Motor Holdings will be retaining their Citroen authorised repairer status in Cambridge. The first three […]

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Marshall Motor Group has opened a new Jaguar and Land Rover retailer site in Ipswich. The flagship site on Crane Boulevard has enough display space for 100 vehicles. The site’s opening will see the relocation of Marshall’s existing Halesworth Land Rover and Ipswich Jaguar businesses and staff to the new development. The Land Rover site […]

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Marshall Motor Group is on track to open its new Jaguar Land Rover retail site at the end of October. The facility, which is located at Milton park near Didcot, is to open on 31st October and boasts a three-lane drive in service facility, 20 bay service area and showroom space for 18 vehicles. Branded […]

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Following its recent acquisition of Ridgeway Group, Marshall Motor Group has announced changes to its senior management. Jon Head, formerly Ridgeway’s Operations Director, will take up the newly created role of Commercial Director for the enlarged Marshall group. The role will include responsibility for aftersales development, F&I, CRM, marketing and purchasing. Jamie Crowther, Marshall’s Operations […]

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Auto retailer Marshall Motor Holding has bought south of England-based Ridgeway Garages. The deal, worth £106.9 million, sees Marshalls add 30 franchised operations and 12 brands to its growing business portfolio, which is now at 103 franchises. Although there is some brand crossover between the two groups, new to Marshalls is Mercedes-Benz Commercials, while it […]

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Marshall Motor Group has launched its new website. According to a post on the auto retailer’s Facebook page, it has “invested a significant six figure sum” in the new site. The website is said to be fully optimised for mobile users, which the retailer says now accounts for around 60 percent of visits. Along with […]

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Family-run auto retailer Hammond Group has acquired the Nissan retailer in Bury St Edmunds previously operated by Marshall Motor Group. The deal sees the retailer and 35 staff based at the Lamdin Road site come under the control of the Hammond Group. This will be the second Nissan franchise for the Suffolk-based company. It was […]

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