UK Car Group

This group comprises a number of companies involved in car sales, leasing, financing and servicing. Well-known brands include the car supermarket Carcraft and the online used-car website webuyanycar.com, which was demerged from the group in May of last year. Rochdale-based UK Car Group was founded in 1951 by Frank McKee, and is now run by his sons, Darren and Noel. Sales rose to £355.4m in 2010, including webuyanycar.com, which increased sales by 57% to £226.3m.

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Company details
Year2011
Rank58
CompanyUK Car Group
ActivityCar dealer
LocationRochdale
Sales £m355.4
Operating profit £m10.7
Main shareholdersNoel and Darren McKee and family (100%)
Staff699
Founded1951
Websitewww.ukcargroup.com

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