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Darlington Car Dealership Appoints New General Manager

Darlington Car Dealership Appoints New General Manager

Darlington Car Dealership Appoints New General Manager

Bristol Street Motors SEAT, CUPRA and SKODA Darlington have welcomed a new general manager with decades of motor retail experience.

Stuart Hill, 49, brings with him a wealth of experience, having worked in the motor trade for 31 years.

He joins the McMullen Road multi-site dealerships having previously worked with brands including BMW, MINI, Land Rover and Volvo.

Stuart, who has always had a passion for cars, has managed an award-winning dealership during his career and brings this expertise and customer focus to Bristol Street Motors.

During lockdown he made a pledge to get fitter and be more healthy, resulting in a five-stone weight loss he is very proud of.

Stuart said: “I’m delighted to join the Bristol Street Motors SEAT, CUPRA and SKODA Darlington dealerships at such an exciting time for the motor retail sector.

“The last 12 months have taught us a lot and changed the whole industry. Bristol Street Motors is an innovative business, led by a leadership team who I have a great deal of respect for, and has been at the forefront of these changes, leading the way.

“I am joining a great team and a company that values its colleagues and customers. I am looking forward to forging strong working relationships with everyone.”

Robert Forrester, chief executive of Vertu Motors, said: “Stuart is a great addition to the Bristol Street Motors SEAT, CUPRA and SKODA Darlington dealerships, and I am thrilled to have him on board.

“He brings with him many years of expertise in the motor retail industry and he will be a real asset.”