Hendy Team is poised to make bigger its retail partnership with Nissan in the course of the opening of a brand new dealership in Crawley.
Hampshire-based AM100 automotive retail team Hendy will take available on the market space previously operated through Motorline when it formally opens the doorways to a brand new Nissan dealership along its present MG Motor UK showroom in Manor Royal this spring.
It comes 4 months the industry got ex-OEM-owned broker team West Manner’s Southampton Nissan franchise and printed its plan to unite the Renault and Nissan manufacturers at a new-build showroom facility in Eastleigh, close to Southampton.
Commenting at the new Crawley web site, which is able to change into Hendy’s fourth Nissan dealership, team leader government Paul Hendy mentioned: “We already run a hit Nissan dealerships in Wiltshire, Dorset, and Hampshire so including West Sussex makes excellent industry sense.
“This new dealership builds on our dating with Nissan and is especially well-timed with the Nissan Qashqai the best-selling automotive in the United Kingdom ultimate 12 months.”
Hendy described the plans for Nissan Crawley as the gang’s “first key milestone” in 2023, including that there are further growth plans for the approaching months.
In December AM reported on Hendy’s addition of a Maserati dealership – its first franchise with the Italian emblem – at its Hendy Sports activities Vehicles Centre at the A350 West Quay Highway, Poole.
Hendy now represents 21 automobile manufacturers in the United Kingdom from 65 places within the south and southwest
“Now we have simply began paintings on a brand new dealership building in Hampshire and we’re taking a look at a lot of different strikes to support our place available in the market in 2023,” added Hendy.
“We proceed our dedication to ongoing funding within the team and our long-term dedication to the manufacturers we paintings with.”
Final month Hendy Team’s annual monetary effects for 2021 printed a 58.1% uplift in pre-tax earnings and 27.2% turnover enlargement in a “turbulent” local weather for automotive retail.
The gang reported a benefit sooner than tax of £17.6m (2020: £11.1m) along a turnover of £931.5m (2020: £732.8m) within the duration to December 31, 2021.