Charles Hurst Group is moving their Vauxhall dealership in Belfast to a new site and is putting the existing site on the market.
The Belfast Telegraph reported that Charles Hurst, which is part of Lookers plc, has put its 1.2-acre site and 13,000 sq-ft showroom at 27 Boucher Road up for sale.
is not related to the PSA Group’s plans to dramatically slim down Vauxhall’s franchise network.
A spokesman told the newspaper that the sale would see Vauxhall relocate to another same-sized site within the retail complex, based at its 20-acre Belfast headquarters, reputed to be the biggest automotive park in Europe.
He added: “The decision to sell the site is part of a continual review of our entire estate portfolio which is designed to optimise space so that we achieve the best results for our dealerships, staff and customers.”
Including Belfast (Boucher Road), Charles Hurst has 4 of the 12 current Vauxhall dealerships in Northern Ireland. The Donnelly Group closed its Vauxhall car dealership in Omagh during the Covid-19 lockdown.