Arnold Clark tops the Motor Trader Top 200 Dealer Groups showing the biggest increase in profits year on year.
The group turned in profits of £156.5m in its latest results compared to £117m last time, an increase of £39m.
In second place was Sytner Group which delivered profits of £100.4m compared to £71.8m last time, an increase of £28.6m.
In third place was Stoneacre which turned in profits of £26.4m compared to £9.8m last time, an increase of £16.6m.
Group ,000 ,000 ,000
|Arnold Clark Automobiles||156,500||117,000||+39,500|
|Vertu Motors plc||22,399||7,317||+15,082|
|Parks of Hamilton||26,338||12,358||+13,980|
|HR Owen plc||13,685||1,944||+11,741|
|Dick Lovett Group||14,740||8,154||+6,586|
|Masters of Beckenham||4,958||593||+4,366|
|Eastern Western Motor Group||15,830||11,926||+3,904|
|John Clark Motor Group||6,256||2,615||+3,641|
|Williams Motor Co||6,046||2,773||+3,273|
|Peter Vardy Holdings||9,271||6,272||+2,999|
|Stephen James Automotive||3,259||650||+2,610|
|Note: 1.) This table is based solely on those businesses for which figures were available excluding estimates.|
|2.) This tables only includes those groups reporting reporting from June 2020.|
|3.) The results do not include increases from previous losses.|
|4.) These results do not generally take account of exceptional profits in the latest year/expenses in previous|
|year, although some groups were excluded where particularly large ‘exceptionals’ were noted.|