Sheehy Buys Ultimate Subaru

SHEEHY AUTO STORES EXPANDS PRESENCE IN FREDERICKSBURG WITH THE ACQUISITION OF TWO DEALERSHIPS


Sheehy Auto Stores has announced the acquisition of two dealerships, Ultimate Subaru, 5160 Jefferson Davis Highway, and Ultimate Buick GMC, INC, 5150 Jefferson Davis Highway.  The stores will be rebranded to reflect Sheehy Subaru of Fredericksburg and Sheehy Buick GMC of Fredericksburg.

"Sheehy Auto Stores is thrilled to be expanding in the Fredericksburg market," said Vince Sheehy, President of Sheehy Auto Stores.  "With the Toyota, Subaru and Buick/GMC brands, we will be in a great position to have exactly the new and used vehicles our customers want.  For existing Ultimate customers, we will work to provide a convenient, friendly service experience that makes it easy."

The purchase welcomes Sheehy's third Subaru and second Buick/GMC franchise, and increases the company's used car inventory to 2,000 vehicles. Sheehy will retain the majority of existing staff, with plans to actively hire additional employees in tandem with the company's business growth plans.  

About Sheehy Auto Stores
Sheehy Auto Stores is one of the Top 30 Private Dealer groups in the country.  The company has been family-owned and operated since its formation in 1966 as a single Ford dealership. Sheehy's growth to nearly $2 billion in sales and 45,000 new and used vehicles annually has been based on adherence to their Mission Statement: "One team building a lasting relationship with each customer based on trust."  The company operates in the Mid-Atlantic region with 31 stores from Richmond to Baltimore, and from Annapolis to Hagerstown.  Their brands include Ford, Nissan, Honda, Buick, GMC, Mazda, Lincoln, Subaru, Lexus, Infiniti, Toyota, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Nissan, and Harley-Davidson.  Sheehy's focus and execution on customer loyalty has earned their distinction as one of the premier retailers for each of the manufacturers they represent.  For more information, visit www.sheehy.com.