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A customer led model

Service and reputation Author: Mike Edwards, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer As we look to the coming year, we appreciate that for many people and businesses, the environment could be a challenging one. Therefore, it was great to read the Llanelli Motor Company insight story. Expansion based upon a strong track record of delighting customers […]

AutoProtect listed as the only value-added product supplier in the Insurance Times Top 50 Brokers

Following a successful year of growth fuelled by investment in digitisation and innovation, AutoProtect Group became the only automotive Value-Added Product provider recognised in the prestigious Insurance Times Top 50. It was the second successive year in which the Group has featured in the Top 50. The Group rose two places in the overall rankings […]

The importance of adapting

Harnessing opportunity Author: Mike Edwards, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer  John Clark provides timely insights on the importance of adapting to the prevailing trading conditions, combined with some valuable honesty about the lessons learned over the recent turbulent years. Group Managing Director Chris Clark’s recognition that the business needed to address ‘historic issues’ is refreshing, […]

Watch this space

Fundamentally different  Author: Mike Edwards, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer The ability to change and reinvent itself continuously has been a major strength for the motor retail sector. Part of this agility has been driven by fresh thinking from potential market disruptors. The shift towards EVs and agency retailing models represents the latest and very […]

AutoProtect Group expands leasing partnership portfolio

Adding to AutoProtect Group’s recent partnerships, we are pleased to announce our new collaboration with QV Systems. QV Systems provides their clients with a cloud based, end-to-end leasing broker platform. Using AutoProtect Group’s API, users of the QV Systems platform can now add products to their lease deal directly, with automatic product registration and confirmation. [...]

Explaining Electric Vehicles

Part of the solution Author: Mike Edwards, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer Research  published by Autotrader in July suggesting that 30% of franchised dealers had no plans to sell an EV until 2030 came as something of a surprise. The reality is that based on the current trajectory from 2026, there will be more electric […]

Doing the right thing

“The cream always rises” By Tara Williams, Chief Compliance Officer What struck me in reading Chorley Motor Group Managing Director Adam Turner’s assessment of his business’ growth in this Dealer Insight was his focus on a single goal; ‘to look after people, whether that be stakeholders, customers, or staff; we want to do the right […]