- Monday, 09 January 2017
- Andrew Lyster
Lloyd Motor Group has acquired Clelands Jaguar in Galashiels and relocated the showroom to its existing Land Rover Kelso dealership.
The deal brings Lloyd Motor’s portfolio in Northern England and Southern Scotland to 22 dealerships. Based in Carlisle, the group represents an extensive prestige brand portfolio of Jaguar, Land Rover, BMW, MINI, Volvo, Honda, BMW Motorrad and Honda Bikes.
Bryan Lloyd, Managing Director of Lloyd Motors commented: “As a family-owned and family-run business, our people are our most valuable asset in establishing a brand that our customers can trust. Clelands Jaguar is a great business and has a first-class team who share our passion for excellent customer service. We look forward to welcoming staff and customers to the Lloyd family.”
John Cleland, owner at Clelands, Galashiels said, “We are delighted that Lloyd Motors, along with our dedicated team, will continue to provide a great customer experience and service that we have been renowned for over the past 27 years”
Rob Lindsay, Franchise Director for Lloyd Motors added, “This acquisition sees us grow our relationship further with the Jaguar franchise in the Border region, that has long enjoyed a relationship with this fantastic, prestigious brand. In the coming weeks, both companies will be working together to ensure a smooth transition. It will be business as usual and we will ensure our customers’ needs remain our priority. Jaguar has a fantastic range of products and some exciting developments planned which, supported by our own ideas for the business, will enhance our customers’ experience.”