- people on the move
Car dealer acquires luxury dealership
A locally based auto dealer has added a new luxury brand to its portfolio through an acquisition.
Fox Motors said yesterday it acquired Ann Arbor Infiniti from Spartan Auto Group, bringing the Fox Motors family to 42 automotive and powersports brands in 32 locations.
“We are excited by the opportunity to represent Infiniti, as the high-end brand has been on our radar for quite some time,” said Daniel DeVos, chairman and CEO, Fox Motors. “Infiniti rounds out Fox Motors’ premium luxury offerings, and this acquisition serves to further our growth plans in the Ann Arbor market.
Ann Arbor Infiniti, at 515 Auto Mall Dr., is the fourth Ann Arbor dealership for Fox Motors, joining Acura, Hyundai, Nissan.
Diane Maher, president and COO of Fox Motors, said the company intends to re-hire all existing staff at the dealership.
Fox has made two other moves this year.
In March, Fox opened Fox Nissan of Lansing in Okemos, and in April, Fox added Indian Motorcycle in Wyoming to Fox Powersports.