Vertu Motors acquires Derby site in £7.1m deal – Business Live

Vertu Motors has acquired the Derby multi-dealership site which it has operated from since 2012.

In a £7.1m deal, plus fees, Vertu has taken control of the freehold and long leasehold interests of the 5.5 acre site, where it acquired dealerships from Co-operative Group Motors Limited ten years ago.

VIDEO: JCT600 opens new £9m Ferrari supercar dealership in Leeds – AM Online

JCT600 has opened the doors to its new £9 million Ferrari supercar dealership in Leeds after COVID-19 lockdowns set-back the development.

The retail group’s most expensive new car dealership development to date is now welcoming its first customers.

The new showroom adheres to a new Ferrari corporate identity. It features a 13-bay workshop, including a bespoke Classiche area catering for the maintenance and restoration of older heritage vehicles.

Lookers transforms Manchester HQ as collaboration hub for employees – AM Online

Lookers has transformed its Manchester headquarters into a new ‘collaboration hub’ for all employees. The specifically designed flexible workspace features creative hubs, private spaces and onsite café – ‘The Pit Stop’ – to reflect a new, more modern way of working,

A new Mini Electric has been added to the open reception space and 12 new electric charging points have been added in the car park for employee and visitor use.

Arnold Clark offers chance to win a holiday when you have a service before the end of June – Manchester Evening News

Every week until the end of June, Arnold Clark is giving away a holiday worth £2,500. To be in with a chance of winning, motorists can book online at and have their service carried out at one of the 160 Arnold Clark service centres in the UK before the end of June.

JCT600 Cupra pop-up store opens in Leeds – AM Online

JCT600 has opened a Cupra pop-up store in Leeds Trinity Shopping Centre. Cars on display include the Cupra Leon, Formentor and the new Born, as well as a range of Cupra accessories, such as shoes, T-shirts, mugs, sunglasses and pens.