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SEAT Offers 3 Years Of Worry-Free Motoring

SEAT Ireland has unveiled a quintet of special offers to take the stress out of buying a new car in 2013. The SEAT brand is enjoying a renaissance in Ireland, with two new models set to arrive in showrooms in the coming months: the generously-proportioned new Toledo, which goes on sale in November, and an all-new Leon, due to arrive in 2013.

However, SEAT customers won’t have to wait to avail of a host of new car offers. Buyers of all new SEAT cars from the newly revamped range can avail of 3% finance, one of the lowest rates available from any lender, as well as 3 years of free servicing which will take much of the worry out of both purchasing and owning a new car in 2013. Additionally, SEAT is offering 3 years roadside assistance, a 3 year car warranty and, for cars ordered before December 21st, there will be 3,000km of free fuel.

“In these challenging times customers will naturally look for a value proposition and we were able to realign all of our product range and add 10-15% of additional value either through price reductions or additional specification,” said Adam Chamberlain, Brand Director of SEAT Ireland. “Now, alongside a great product proposition, consumers have got very strong offers to allow them to have worry-free motoring for 3 years. Our cars are now more affordable and with these offers the SEAT range now offers truly great cars at great prices.”

More information can be found at www.seat.ie.

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Most Motorists Would Keep Quiet About Accidents, Survey Finds

A new survey from the Co-operative Motor Group has indicated that a majority of drivers would keep quiet if they collided with a friend or neighbour’s car by accident, although there was some variation in honesty between motorists of different age groups.

Of 2,000 people surveyed, just 24 per cent said they would ensure they told a friend in the event of a prang with their vehicle, while 26 per cent felt they would inform a neighbour. However, only one in eight participants said they would tell a stranger that they had crashed into their motor. A third, meanwhile, said they would come clean with a boss or work colleague.

The poll also suggested that older drivers were more honest than their younger counterparts, with 72 per cent of those aged 55 and over saying that they would seek to track down owner of the car they had hit regardless of who they were – as opposed to just 40 per cent of those aged between 18 and 24.

“Any claim you make could mean your insurance goes up when you come to renew your policy,” said Co-operative Group head of motor insurance Grant Mitchell. “It can be tempting to ignore minor scrapes or faults with your car, but it’s always best to get these fixed to avoid problems further down the line.”

There were also some differences in straightforwardness between drivers in different parts of the UK. While just 10.82 per cent of motorists in north-west England would seek to dodge the blame for a minor collision, this figure rose to 22.09 per cent among those in London – the area with the highest proportion of dishonest drivers.

Yorkshire and the Humber, the East Midlands, the south-east and Northern Ireland were also among the most honest regions, whilst their counterparts in the north-east, Scotland, Wales and the south-east were most keen to keep their heads down in the hope they’d get away with it.

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Motoring DIY skills in short supply, survey finds

A new survey has indicated that everyday car repair skills are in relatively short supply among UK motorists, with many drivers lacking any knowledge of a range of relatively simple motoring-related tasks.

According to a poll recently conducted The Co-operative Motor Group, tasks such as topping up oil levels are beyond the knowledge of many UK drivers. More than one in three of those questioned – 37 per cent – said the main reason for their lack of car repair experience was the fact they had never been shown how to do such tasks, while a similar proportion of participants felt it was the responsibility of professional mechanics.

What’s more, two out of five motorists quizzed as part of the survey said they would be unable to change a car tyre in the event of a problem, with one in seven admitting to being unable to open their car’s bonnet. New drivers are frequently asked by examiners to demonstrate how to open the bonnet as one of the ‘show me, tell me’ questions asked before driving tests – which makes this particular finding all the more worrying.

“Many drivers feel bemused by even the most simple elements of modern motoring. They admit to being unable to perform tasks that can be the difference between keeping a car running safely and without major expense, and spending hours waiting for roadside recovery,” said Co-operative Motor Group managing director Tony Guest.

Despite the apparently widespread lack of car repair knowledge and experience among British motorists – 16.95 per cent admitted to not knowing how to top up windscreen washer fluid – nearly half of participants had experienced a breakdown whilst driving their current vehicle. More than one-fifth (22 per cent), however, said they had no breakdown cover whatsoever.

“Breaking down can be a stressful event and motorists would be advised to check that they have adequate breakdown cover to make sure they can get assistance in case the worst happens,” Mr Guest added.

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Co-Operative Car Showroom Crowned UK’s Top Land Rover Dealership

Farnell Land Rover has won the ultimate recognition from its own supplier by being crowned Land Rover’s UK Dealer of the Year.

The Bradford-based dealership, which is part of The Co-operative Group, beat more than 130 other businesses from across Britain to win the highly-coveted prize at this year’sLand Rover dealers‘ conference.

Farnell Land Rover, located on Kings Road, Bradford, was one of the first Land Rover dealerships in the world to open its doors. The company has continued to refresh and update its image, and recently invested £1m in a new showroom, which opened to the public last January.

Jatinder Aujla, Group Operations Manager, said: “To win this award just one year after re-launching the dealership perfectly illustrates the excellent customer service we provide.

“It is also particularly gratifying since I am Bradford born and bred and very proud of my hometown. It was great to be able to promote Bradford on the national stage as a successful place to do business.”

As well as becoming Dealer of the Year, Farnell Land Rover also took second place in the Sales Dealer of the Year and Service Centre of the Year categories. In the latter, the Bradford firm narrowly lost out to the Leeds-based Land Rover dealership, also part of The Co-operative Group.

The Bradford company enjoyed strong sales over the Christmas period, with new like-for-like purchases up 60 per cent on the previous year. The increase in demand was partly driven by interest in the Range Rover Evoque, a recently-released British-built model endorsed by Victoria Beckham, who was brought in to design the interior of the vehicle.

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2012 Polaris RZR 4 XP 900 Aftermarket Parts Now Available from Side by Side Headquarters

Side by Side Headquarters now carries a complete line of aftermarket parts for the new 2012 Polaris RZR XP 4 900 4 seat off-road vehicle.

With 20,000 square feet of warehouse space and 2 locations, SXSHQ is the leading industry supplier of Side by Side vehicle performance parts and accessories. With a knowledgeable sales staff SXSHQ prides itself in always taking the time to work with individuals to aid them in choosing the Side by Side vehicle parts that are right for them. One advantage Side X Side HQ has over other online retailers is that it also runs a full custom shop. They not only offer installation on all of the products they carry but also build a complete line of bumpers, skid plates, roll cages and other custom fabricated side by side utv parts.

Whether looking for aftermarket UTV parts and accessories for your new or used side by side UTV be sure to visit sxsheadquarters.com or call them today at 903-581-0015 to see what all they have to offer.

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The Co-operative Motor Group Launch Mobile Website and QR Code Application

A surge in demand from consumers for smartphone-enabled websites is behind an innovative, new service being offered by The Co-operative Motor Group.

The Co-operative Motor Group, which operates 23 franchised main dealer showrooms across the East Midlands, Yorkshire and the North West, has launched a new smartphone-enabled website at http://www.co-operativemotorgroup.co.uk/, which is packed full of content and allows visitors to carry out vehicle searches of new car dealerships and book services & MOTs from their handheld devices – all within a few clicks.

At a Google motoring conference earlier this year it was revealed that mobile searches were soaring, and that at the weekend smartphone browsing exceeded desktop searches. It was also predicted that by 2013 mobile users will exceed desktop for the first time. Nearly half (45 per cent) of Internet users accessed the Internet via a mobile phone in 2011, according to new data released by ONS in the summer, almost double from last year when the number stood at seven per cent.

The soaring interest in smartphones –now accounting for 37 per cent of all mobile phone sales – has also resulted in The Co-operative Motor Group introducing Quick Response (QR) codes on individual vehicles, which, when scanned, link consumers to additional content via iPhone, Android and Blackberry devices, and provide customers with a ‘silent salesperson’ if they are either shopping outside of normal working hours or forecourt browsing. Users scan the QR code in used car dealers with their smartphone and full details of the vehicle including mileage, service history and accessories is automatically downloaded and saved.

Alison Ottaway, Group Brand Development Manager with The Co-operative Motor Group, said: “We realise that not all potential customers have the time to visit our showrooms during normal working hours, so the launch of our new, smartphone-enabled website and associated QR code technology means that they can shop or research a vehicle and get full background details at any time – all via their smartphone or handheld device.

She added, “This is cutting-edge technology that is only now becoming popular in the UK, but over the coming months it will be increasingly used, and we believe will become the norm in a very short time span.”

Phill Jones, commercial director at Motors.co.uk, said: “Now is the right time for car dealers to address how best to optimise their websites for use via smartphone browsers. A really great mobile site can act as a clear acquisition channel to introduce new users to the desktop site.”

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Farnell Land Rover is Leeds United’s Latest Signing

Farnell Land Rover will be putting its power behind Leeds United football club for the next two seasons, as the club Championship football team looks to make a return to the Premiership.

Officially the best-supported team of all 72 in the Football League, Leeds United will be looking to bounce back from the disappointment of missing out on the play-offs for a Premier League spot on the last day of last season, and the deal with Farnell Land Rover represents a major boost as the club gets set to embark on its 93rd league campaign.

The club will also be looking for success in cup competitions as a fitting way to mark the 40th anniversary of the only time they have won the FA Cup, when in 1972 they beat the previous season’s double-winning Arsenal side 1-0. Farnell Land Rover’s management and staff saw the opportunity to link up with such a well-loved club as too good to miss.

Company operations manager, Jatinder Aujla, said: “As an independent motor retailer with a greatly envied standing in the trade, Farnell Land Rover is very proud of its West Yorkshire heritage – and Leeds United share that same proud heritage.

“So we’re very excited about linking up with the club, and will be backing manager Simon Grayson – who, of course has a strong Leeds pedigree himself – fully in his efforts to lead the club back to its rightful place in the top division of English football.”

Operating from prestigious showrooms just off Hunslet Road, Farnell Land Rover sells the full range of new Land Rover and Leeds Range Rover vehicles, and always has a wide range of these prestigious British-built models in stock. It also has a team of factory-trained technicians who are trusted by Farnell customers from far and wide to service and repair their vehicles to the highest standards.

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The Co-operative Motor Group Shows Strong Drive In £7.7k Charity Hike For Mencap

Staff from The Co-operative Motor Group have raised an impressive £7,700 for charity Mencap by hiking an exhausting 21 miles across the Lake District.

The Miles For Mencap team gained sponsorship to climb several ascents over 3,400 feet in the Fairfield fell and Kentmere Valley areas of the National Park, raising money for learning disabilities organisation Mencap and its sister charity ENABLE Scotland.

Participants from the car dealership company overcame immense fatigue to cross the finish line and were thrilled to raise more than their original target of £7,000. People were encouraged to contribute to their JustGiving fundraising page and responded in droves.

The funds raised will go towards the charities’ Inspire Me initiative, which aims to assist 20,000 young people between the ages of 16 and 25 with learning difficulties in leading a more fulfilling life; challenging the barriers that lead to exclusion and lack of progression. Both organisations are also supported by The Co-operative Charity Of The Year partnership.

Katy Robinson, Digital Marketing Administrator at The Co-operative Motor Group, said: “We are proud to support such a worthwhile cause and are delighted that our fundraising was so successful. Both Mencap and ENABLE Scotland help those with learning difficulties and their friends and families to lead the lives they want to lead and encourage them to aim high, which is admirable.”

“The hike route took our team through some extremely difficult terrain, which they tackled with determination, inspired by the challenges that people with learning difficulties face on a daily basis.”

The Co-operative Motor Group is one of the UK’s top motor traders, with 23 sites across the UK and 11 major motor manufacturers involved in its high-quality car dealerships, including Renault, Nissan, Land Rover and Range Rover.

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RPM Auto Sales USA Located near Toms River and Manahawkin Impresses Used Car Buyers with Quality Inventory and Customer Service in Bayville

RPM Auto Sales USA located at 980 Route 9 in Bayville has grown it’s business into one of the largest used car and truck dealers in Ocean County by exceeding their customer’s expectations. RPM only inventories the highest quality of used cars and trucks so that customers who visit the Rpm 6 acre facility want to buy their vehicles hence, there is never any pressure to buy from their friendly staff.

RPM Autos has used vehicle buyers that have over 100 years of used car experience that purchase clean vehicles for RPM’s customers with clean
Carfaxes. Rpm has finance reps on location to get all loans approved for their clients on the spot with rates as low as 3.9%. Please call Rpm Auto Sales Usa at 800.622.7079 for more info or visit their website at www.rpmautosalesusa.com.

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The Co-operative Motor Group wins accolade for its re-branding

The new lease of life which re-branding The Co-operative Motor Group from Sunwin Motors last year gave the business has been recognised by a top national award.

The transformation of the used cars dealer was named ‘Best Marketing Initiative’ at the 2011 Automotive Management Awards, widely regarded as the motoring industry’s equivalent of the Oscars. Mike Austin, Group Managing Director, collected the award on behalf of all his staff from BBC News presenter Kate Silverton.

And the proud workforce of The Co-operative Motor Group know that the award was in honour of much more than the physical work done in transforming that group’s 23 sites spread across northern England and the Midlands.

The Group’s Brand Development Manager, Alison Ottaway, who had been in charge of implementing the project said: “The re-brand was about so much more than simply changing the car dealership fascia or the detail on car number plates.

“It was about communicating the Co-operative difference at every step of the way, with no marketing gimmicks, no hard sell, and no pushy salespeople – just outstanding customer service and the goal of excellence in everything we do.” She added: “This is a great endorsement and recognition from the industry for what we’re achieving in terms of setting the benchmark for what customers can expect from their automotive retailing experience.”

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You Can Accelerate Motor Dealer’s Fund-Raising Efforts For Mencap – Just ‘Like’ Them On Facebook

Caring staff at leading motor dealer The Co-operative Motor Group are spreading the love to some very deserving people in this romantic month of February, by pledging a sizeable donation to Mencap if they reach 500 Facebook ‘Likes’ by the end of the month.

There’s no other commitment involved – all people have to do is visit the used carsdealer group’s Facebook page, at www.facebook.com/CooperativeMotorGroup, and click on their ‘Like’ button – it’s that simple.

The page contains all the latest news about special promotions and happenings at the Group’s 24 car dealerships, located throughout the Midlands and the north of England. The Group represents many of the biggest and best-known car manufacturers, including Peugeot, Nissan, Renault, Mazda, Land Rover and Fiat, and has given thousands of satisfied customers mile after mile of happy motoring.

“We’re keen to connect with our customers, and potential customers, on all levels, using whatever medium they prefer,” said Katy Robinson, Co-operative Motor Group Digital Marketing Administrator. “Our Facebook page is an easy way for them to give us their feedback, and keep in touch with what we’re doing.

“We really appreciate getting responses from our customers, because it helps us improve what we do even more, and keeps us focused on our objective of offering the highest standards of value and service on all our used vans and car on sale.

“If we reach our target of 500 Facebook ‘Likes’ by the end of February, we’ll show our gratitude for your support by giving £500 to Mencap to help it carry on its vital work in support of people with all kinds of mental health conditions – it’s a great cause, and we’ve made it as easy as possible for everyone to get right behind it,” Katy said.

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Notts County FC Announces First Player of the Month

Notts County midfielder, Ben Davies, has been named the club’s first player of the month for his performance throughout September. Ben, 29, picked up his prize, a luxury Co-operative food hamper, from the Club’s preferred car supplier, The Co-operative Motor Group, one of the leading car dealerships in the UK.

A prestigious award for any footballer to receive, Davies was nominated by the club’s coaches, and voted for by the fans, Ben has so far this season scored seven goals including a brace against high-flying Peterborough United. He joined the club in 2009 and has since been an outstanding contributor to the team’s success. Player of the Month awards that are decided by fans often mean so much to players as it is those that come to support the team each week that have recognised the efforts that Davies has put in during September.

He said: “I am delighted to claim the award from the Co-operative Motor Group. It’s always an honour to receive awards like this and now I am looking forward to carry on that form throughout the winter months and help Notts climb up the table.”

Gary Dighton, Dealer Principal at The Co-operative Motor Group’s, dealers in a range of used cars, Haydn Road site in Sherwood, said: “Ben is a popular player so we’re delighted to present him with the award supplied by our colleagues in the Food business.

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Car Accessories Distributor Auto Styling’s New Web Site Drives Huge Increase In Visitors

The recent re-design and re-launch of Autostylinguk.co.uk has helped to increase many visitors to the website and plenty of customers finding the right accessories for their car or van.

It has only been a matter of weeks since the brand new Autostylinguk.co.uk has been unveiled but already visits to the car accessories provider have increased and customers commented on the new and more user friendly appearance on the site.

With 10,000 new additions to their range of stock including a wide range of car and van accessories such as Hard Tops, lighting accessories and Tonneau covers motorists can now count on Auto Styling for almost any essential accessories and products built for their needs and their specific vehicle.

With almost every vehicle now covered Auto Styling has broadened its range from its early days in 2002 where the company primarily specialised in 4×4 and Pickup vehicle products such as Toyota 4×4 Accessories and Nissan 4×4 Accessories but now vans, cars, MPVs and many universal products such as seat covers.

Richard Langman, Director at Auto Styling said the new site has produced great results, “Even at such an early stage the new website has helped many motorists find exactly what they are looking for and with our competitive prices we expect sales to experience a boost also.

“With a focus on greater usability of the site and providing the features that customers have been calling out for Auto Styling is now more user friendly, as well as a more streamlined buying process thanks to our new and secure payment system”

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Autostyling Expands Range With Launch Of New Website

One of the UK’s leading distributors of 4×4 accessories has today expanded its vast range of products available online with the launch of a brand new website.

West Midlands-based Autostyling has been selling pickup and SUV accessories to vehicle owners across the UK and Europe since 2002. The company now hopes to cement its market position and attract new customers with the help of its redesigned site and an extra 10,000 new items.

The website contains 4×4 products such as Hard Tops, A Bars, Bull Bars and Side Steps to fit vehicles from all the major manufacturers. There are also new ranges including car accessoriesvan accessories and products for MPVs which come in a huge variety of colours and styles.

Richard Langman, director at Autostyling, said the new site has been designed with users in mind, meaning improved navigation and faster browsing. It is now easier and quicker than ever to find the 4×4 accessory that you’re looking for, while a brand new payment system helps ensure orders are processed and sent out to customers faster than ever.

He said: “The new site was in the planning stage for a quite a while so it’s fantastic to see it go live. We’re extremely pleased with the look and feel of the site and being able to browse the tens of thousands of products by brand, vehicle or product range will make the process of finding accessories easier than ever before.

“We’re hoping our customers will also appreciate the new-look site and find it easy to pick out their ideal products, whether they’re looking for Ford 4×4 accessories or Mitsubishi 4×4 accessories.”

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TRAILER SUPERSTORE Recognized as one of Car Mate Trailers Top ‘Dealers of the Decade’

Just outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, All Pro sells Enclosed Cargo Trailers, Custom Car Haulers, Dump Trailers, Landscape Utility Trailers, Equipment Trailers, ATV and Motorcycle Trailers. Involved in the Trailer and Towing business in Pennsylvania since the mid 1980’s, All Pro has grown into a full service Trailer and Towing Facility earning its title TRAILER SUPERSTORE. All Pro inspects, repairs, customizes, finances and delivers trailers out of one single location in Central Pennsylvania, which services consumers locally and nationwide.

The TRAILER SUPERSTORE‘s best selling Custom Cargo and Car Trailers are manufactured by Car Mate Trailers Inc. All Pro has been Car Mates #1 Trailer Dealer in the Nation since 2007 and consistently stocks hundreds of Car Mate Trailers for sale. “All Pro’s commitment to quality and their unsurpassed customer service go hand in hand with our most important belief.” states Greg Snyder, CEO of Car Mate Trailers Inc. “That’s one big reason why they are so successful with us!” Car Mate offers an above average product at a competitive price. Their goal and mission is to build the most dependable trailers in the industry while maintaining the highest level of quality for which a Car Mate Trailer is known.

All Pro is committed to keeping its TRAILER SUPERSTORE Inventory updated and fresh with the latest and newest Trailers out there. “We consistently clearance brand new trailers in order to bring in new inventory” remarks Scott Smith, Director of Sales for All Pro “Our HOT DEAL Clearance Trailers are a big seller right now.” Clearance Trailers are Brand New Trailers offered at deeply discounted pricing for reasons such as DEMO, Leftovers or Dings and Dents. Aside from the Clearance Trailers, All Pro also offers Used Trailers at affordable prices. All Pro offers top dollar for Used Trailers traded-in for Newer Models.

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The Co-Operative Motor Group And Nottingham Rugby Club Join Forces

The Haydn Road based site of The Co-operative Motor Group has today announced it has become the official car supplier to the Director of Rugby at Nottingham Rugby Club.

The Co-operative Motor Group has provided a vehicle for use by the Director of Rugby, Glen Delaney, and will be actively supporting the Club through a series of joint marketing and branding initiatives.

Glen Delaney said: “The Co-operative Motor Group have recognised the benefits we could bring to their business and have filled a need I had for a quality vehicle.”

Gary Dighton, General Manager at The Co-operative Motor Group, Nottingham, said:“We’re thrilled to be able to provide Glen with his new vehicle, and in-keeping with our own brand, Nottingham Rugby Club has a strong heritage and is committed to caring for the community, running education and social inclusion programmes.”

The Co-operative Motor Group’s Used Cars Nottingham branch can be found on Haydn Road in Nottingham and stocks many quality used cars from brands such as Nissan, Peugeot and Ford at their car Dealership.

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Farnell Land Rover Dealership Gears Up For Leeds United Sponsorship

Farnell Land Rover has announced it is to extend its partnership with Leeds United Football Club with a one year sponsorship deal.

Farnell runs three Land Rover and Range Rover dealerships in central Leeds, Bradford and Guiseley. The company is ponsoring the newly promoted Npower Championship side from the start of the current 2010/11 season which began on August 7.

The partnership between Farnell Land Rover and Leeds United began last year as the football team began its successful battle for promotion from League One. The continued backing of the club will see Farnell enjoy a corporate box at the side’s Elland Road stadium, and take a number of pitch-side advertising hoardings.

Farnell and Land Rover already has strong ties with other sports teams in the region – Leeds Rugby League team is sponsored by the Leeds Range Rover branch. The group is also heavily involved with various community organisations such as Guiseley AFC with a two year sponsorship deal.

Jatinder Aujla, operations manager at Farnell Land Rover, said: “Farnell has a long tradition of sponsoring sports clubs from grass roots outfits right up to the major professional teams such as Leeds United and we’re delighted to be sponsoring the club once again.

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The Co-operative Motor Group and Notts County FC Join Forces

The Co-operative Motor Group has today announced an official partnership between its Haydn Road site and Notts County Football Club, which sees the business become the official preferred supplier of new cars to the Midlands club.

The initial agreement will run for the 2010/2011 season and will see The Co-operative Motor Group provide vehicles for use by the First Team Manager, Craig Short, Assistant Team Manager, Dave Kevan and the Head of Conference and Banqueting, Paul Fearon.

The trio will now be driving a Nissan Qashqai, a Chrysler 300c and a Dodge Journey, all thanks to The Co-operative Motor Group who specialise in providing high quality new and used cars across the UK.

The Co-operative Motor Group, re-branded from Sunwin Motors last year, will be promoting the partnership at their Haydn Road site, which is home to Renault, Nissan and Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealerships, through a series of joint marketing and branding initiatives. The partnership will also be promoted to Club spectators on match days and will be featured on the Notts County Football Club official site.

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New Nissan Juke Embarks On Sneak-Peek Tour Of The Co-operative Motor Group

The Nissan Juke, the Japanese car manufacturer’s latest model in their “crossover” range, is going to be touring a number of The Co-operative Motor Group’s Nissan dealerships throughout July to give car buyers a chance to view the vehicle in person two months before it goes on sale.

The Juke takes influence from two vehicle types, creating a unique mixed breed of car which offers the best of both worlds – the strength and power of an SUV along with the performance and styling of a sports car. Nissan’s heritage in both areas means the Juke is expected to be a big seller when it goes on general sale in September.

Visitors to any of the five Nissan Dealer locations that are a part of The Co-operative Motor Group are in for a treat as they will be able to get up close and personal with a pre-production model of the Juke as it tours the following branches throughout July:

• Derby on 7th July
• Ilkeston on 8th July
• Nottingham on 9th July
• Keighley on 22nd July
• Bradford on 24th July

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Minuteman VW Recognized as #1 Massachusetts Volkswagen Dealer for Service

There are many Volkswagen dealerships in Massachusetts, but in April only one, Greater Boston Volkswagen dealer Minuteman Volkswagen, had its service department recognized as the best in the state and #2 in all of New England.

The recognition resulted from the scores tallied from April’s Satisfaction Survey, a feedback form filled out by Volkswagen customers regarding their dealer experience. Minuteman VW, long known throughout Massachusetts for its commitment to the customer, now has additional evidence that their dedication is appreciated.

“It’s customer feedback like this which shows our hard work is paying off,” said Ray Hovsepian, General Manager at Minuteman VW. “There are plenty of competing Greater Boston Volkswagen dealers, all of whom are offering the same premier VW models. One key way we distinguish ourselves from other Massachusetts Volkswagen dealerships is through the efficient and skilled work our knowledgeable service technicians put into every VW they service. The customer comes first at Minuteman and they know it.”

In an effort to further enhance their already lauded service, Minuteman is currently undergoing a complete renovation of their service department. This renovation is being undertaken with the customer in mind—when it is completed this summer, Volkswagen service customers will find an upgraded service department capable of providing even more comfort and convenience.

“Taking your vehicle in for service can be a hassle, and our objective at Minuteman is to eliminate as many of the headaches as we can,” said Service Manager Patrick Collins. “Delivering service that consistently results in satisfied customers is what has earned us our loyal base of Massachusetts VW drivers. Whether or not they bought their new or pre-owned Volkswagen vehicle from Minuteman, our goal is to show Greater Boston VW owners that Minuteman has the service department they can trust to do the job right. This renovation is the latest step towards that goal.”

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