This Canterbury group sells new and used cars such as Toyota, Skoda, Nissan and Lexus. Earlier this year it bought five dealerships in Bristol and Cardiff to add to its 18 sites in Kent and West Sussex. It also opened a state-of-the-art Volkswagen showroom in Coulsdon in south London. It is run by founder Thomas Obee’s three sons – Gary, 51, Glen, 50, and Thomas, 46.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank159
CompanyMotorline Holdings
ActivityCar dealer
LocationCanterbury
Sales £m190.0
Operating profit £m2.4
Main shareholdersGary Obee (33.3%), Glen Obee (33.3%), Thomas Obee (33.3%)
Staff487
Founded1972
Websitewww.motorline.co.uk

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