Dealer News

Preston car dealer delighted to be among Britain’s best

March 14, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1327

A LANCASHIRE Nissan dealership has been named among the very best vehicle service centres in the UK following a flood of votes from satisfied customers. Fred Coupe in Walton Le Dale, Preston outperformed hundreds of competitors from across the country in a public poll run by the government-backed

Lucky competition winner drives off in a brand new Nissan Juke!

March 13, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1206

A BELFAST Nissan dealer has presented a lucky competition winner with a brand new Juke. Charles Hurst Nissan gave the car to Caroline Tollerton of Newtownwards… who was also fortunate enough to win a holiday to Florida in the competition run by radio station CoolFM. The grand final of the

A Noble appointment as new service manager takes charge

March 12, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1690

ALEX F NOBLE, the family-owned and run Nissan car dealership at Straiton outside Edinburgh, has announced the appointment of Stuart Pender as its new service manager. Stuart brings over 14 years experience to the position having started as a parts apprentice with the Parks Motor Group in East

Shropshire’s bewitched by ’13’ magic

March 1, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1641

DOZENS of Shropshire car buyers put superstition to one side this morning by collecting cars bearing the new ‘13’ registration from Telford dealership William A Lewis on the stroke of midnight. Despite industry fears the unlucky-for-some number would put many motorists off buying a new car, the

Dealer’s the driving force behind rugby starlet

February 28, 2013 • Dealer News • Views: 1433

A BORDERS Nissan retailer has taken sporting sponsorship to the next level by giving one of Scottish rugby’s rising stars a day job to support his blossoming playing career. Gala’s up-and-coming Number 10 Lee Miller’s promising career had been under threat when the end of a college bursary

Farewell Lynda, we’re really going to miss you!

February 27, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1213

AN award-winning Wirral car retailer has waved goodbye to its much-loved mother figure. Lynda Darnell, 62, retired this week after more than 12 years as Nissan Wirral’s Regional Marketing Co-ordinator. During her time at the Woodchurch Road dealership the popular grandmother has become a maternal

Local hero Matthew rides to the rescue

February 14, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 1667

AN EXETER car dealer has been hailed as a ‘knight in shining armour’ after riding to the rescue of two damsels in distress during the recent floods and snowfall. Matthew Holcombe, of JFE Nissan on Marsh Barton Trading Estate, first sprung into action during the November floods after hearing a

Paul’s the UK’s first EV driving instructor

February 4, 2013 • Dealer News, News • Views: 3848

ASK Driving School’s Paul Tomlin has taken delivery of a Nissan LEAF to become the first driving instructor to teach in a 100 per cent electric vehicle. Based in Stoke-on-Trent, Tomlin has been a driving instructor for 14 years and wanted a more economically friendly car in which to teach his