Founded in 1989, following the demerger of the vehicle division of Williams Plc, Pendragon Plc is a UK-based second largest automotive online retailer, with more than 5,000 associates nationwide and represents around 21 different vehicle manufacturers in the automotive retail sector. Under the brands of Evans Halshaw, Car Store and Stratstone, the group operates more than 160 sites across UK. The group sells new and used vehicles and offers aftercare services. Further, though Pinewood Technologies it offers innovative software solutions to the automotive sector, as well as fleet and leasing services through Pendragon Vehicle Management and Wholesale vehicle parts via Quickco. The group has expanded itself through various investments, acquisitions and organically. The group has acquired various businesses that include Stratstone, Pinewood computers, Evans Halshaw, 32 franchised dealerships from Lex Retail Group, Bauer Jaguar, Harnburg, South Coast Jaguar, Williamson and Reg Vardy plc, Dixon Motors Limited and BMW, MINI, Dacia and Morgon retailers. Since 1989, the group’s shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange as LON: PDG.

The group’s brand portfolio includes Evans Halshaw, Stratstone, Car Store, Pinewood, Pendragon Vehicle Mangement and Quicko. Evans Halshaw is a UK’s leading volume motorcar and commercial vehicle retailer that holds franchises to retail and service for car, vans and HGVs and its brand portfolio include Dacia, Ford, Kia, Citroen, Nissan, Peugeot, DAF, Vauxhall, DS and Renault. The Stratstone is a UK’s premium motor car retailer that has the portfolio or brands including Jaguar, Ferrari, Asto Martin, BMW, Land Rover, MINI, Smart, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche as well as Harley-Davidson motorcycles, with 46 franchise points across UK. The Car Store is the online marketplace of the group, which make the browse, purchase and payment for car easy for customers. The Pinewood Technologies is the software division, which offers progressive IT platform and underpins its proprietary intellectual property ownership. The Pendragon Vehicle Management deals in fleet and contract hire vehicle activity. The Quicko offers multi-franchise vehicle parts distributor.

The company’s core business divisions include UK Motor, Software, Leasing, Car store and US Motor.  The UK motor division consists of Evans Halshaw and Stratstone brands that operates through 153 retail points representing 21 different OEM partners across UK. The Software division consists of Pinewood Technologies that develops innovative tools for automotive retailers and manufacturers. The leasing division of the group consists of Pendragon Vehicle Management, which supply fleet vehicles and management services that helps businesses to manage their fleets, reduce costs, save time and improve efficiency. The US motor division sells and provides servicing of vehicles in the US through 

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company address PENDRAGON PLC Loxley House 2 Oakwood Court, Little Oak Drive NG15 0DR United Kingdom

company phone+44.1623.725200

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