Friday 08 October 2021, 11:57
The Feldman Automotive Group expanded its presence in Michigan with the purchase of the Detroit Jorgensen Ford from dealer Merlton Brandenburg.
The store is now Feldman Ford of Detroit.
The acquisition, announced Friday, means Feldman owns 17 stores in Michigan and Ohio. That count includes five Buckeye State stores in which the group has partnered with actor Mark Wahlberg.
For the acquisition of Jorgensen Ford, Feldman partnered with Eddie Hall III and Cliff Cicotte, making the dealership the only minority-owned store in Detroit, the group said.
Hall is Managing Director of Hall Automotive Group and Cicotte owns Spirit Ford in Dundee.
“I look forward to working with Eddie and Cliff on this new store. Our dealer lineup will be enhanced with the Ford offering as we expand the Feldman Automotive group into Michigan and Ohio, ”Group President and CEO Jay Feldman said in a statement. Press. “Our current and future customers will continue to have more and more choices when considering their next purchase.”
Wahlberg and Feldman teamed up for their fifth Ohio store (Mark Wahlberg Chevrolet) in July, and the dealer group added Clarkson’s Feldman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in December.
The group is also building a Jeep store across from the Clarkston store.