The Peter Cooper Motor Group acquires Viking Garages Kia and expands operations in Dorset, Hampshire, and West Sussex.

The Peter Cooper Motor Group, a leading automotive group on the South Coast, is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Viking Garages Kia. The purchase enhances the group’s current four Volkswagen franchises, three Prestige Cars sites, three All Makes Bosch Service Centres, a Bodyshop, Peter Cooper Leasing, Peter Cooper Modifications, and myEVCP (my electric vehicle charging point), all of which are based in Dorset, Hampshire and West Sussex, and now adding a Kia franchise, new and used car sales and authorised Kia service centre.

The Peter Cooper Motor Group, a family business established in 1981 has built a strong reputation for exceptional customer service and a wide range of quality vehicles and automotive services. Their expertise and dedication align perfectly with Viking Garage’s commitment to providing outstanding products and services.

Darren Cooper, Managing Director of the Peter Cooper Motor Group, said:

“This acquisition represents a significant milestone for the Peter Cooper Motor Group, expanding our presence and operations in the Dorset, Hampshire, and West Sussex regions. With the addition of Viking Garages Kia in West End Southampton, the synergies between two local family run businesses will ensure we continue the outstanding work Viking has done with the local community and customers, strengthening our position as a leading automotive group in the area.”

“As part of the transition, we assure existing Peter Cooper Motor Group and Viking Garages customers that we are fully committed to maintaining the high standards they have come to expect. Our dedicated team will work diligently to ensure a smooth and seamless integration, providing uninterrupted service and support”.

“The acquisition of Viking Garages represents a significant investment in the local community, job creation, and economic growth. We are excited about the opportunities this expansion brings, as we continue to deliver exceptional automotive solutions to our valued customers.”

For further information, please contact:

Chris Godfroy, Sales and Marketing Director