PRIORY Motors, part of the Co-operative Group, has announced that it has sold six more of its car dealerships.
These are located in Ampthill Road, Bedford, and Southwell Road West and Mansfield. The Pendragon Group, Europe's largest retail motor business, has acquired the sites.
The dealerships cover three manufacturers - Fiat, Honda and Nissan as well as the former M.G.Rover showroom at Mansfield. Between them the dealerships employ 180 people who have transferred to the new owners.