Riverside Motor Group’s Acquisition Of Harratts Group’s Honda Site

Schofield Sweeney advised Riverside on the deal.

Yorkshire based Riverside Motor Group has acquired Harratts Group’s Honda site at Calder Park Wakefield for an undisclosed sum. The deal includes Harratts’ Honda dealership and assets at Calder Park, their former Kia showroom, and a lease of premises at Darton, Barnsley for a period of 10 years.

Riverside will represent Honda for Wakefield and Barnsley and the Honda dealership will continue to operate from Calder Park in Wakefield. Riverside are retaining all existing staff.

Honda becomes the fifth franchise to join the growing Riverside family as the Group also represents Volvo, SEAT, CUPRA, and Mitsubishi.

Established in 1982, award-winning Riverside Motor Group is an independently owned business trading from sites in Doncaster, Wakefield, and Hull. They have a reputation for creating a warm friendly environment, and providing an exceptional car buying and ownership experience.

Riverside was advised by Angela Cashin (Picture) and Ben Jackson (Corporate) and Basharat Ali and Howard Jenkins (Commercial Property) from Schofield Sweeney.

Bank finance arranged by Lee Manterfield, Corporate Director, HSBC.

Involved fees earner: Basharat Ali – Schofield Sweeney Solicitors; Angela Cashin – Schofield Sweeney Solicitors; Ben Jackson – Schofield Sweeney Solicitors; Howard Jenkins – Schofield Sweeney Solicitors;

Law Firms: Schofield Sweeney Solicitors;

Clients: Riverside Motor Group;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler