Fleet News

Evans Halshaw in talks with buyer

FRANCHISED dealer group Evans Halshaw has announced that it is in talks with a potential buyer. A statement from the company said: 'The board confirmed that it has received an approach which may or may not lead to a recommended offer being made for the company at a premium to the current share price.'

Evans Halshaw is the sixth largest dealer group in the country, running 64 dealerships, and its share price rose 50p to 211.5p on news of the takeover talks. Rumoured buyers include Pendragon, Sanderson Bramall, Reg Vardy and Ford which has already expressed interest in buying Dagenham Motors via its venture with Jardine International Motors.

Leave a comment for your chance to win £20 of John Lewis vouchers.

Every issue of Fleet News the editor picks his favourite comment from the past two weeks – get involved for your chance to appear in print and win!

Login to comment

Comments

No comments have been made yet.

Compare costs of your company cars

Looking to acquire new vehicles? Check how much they'll cost to run with our Car Running Cost calculator.

What is your BIK car tax liability?

The Fleet News car tax calculator lets you work out tax costs for both employer and employee