NO1 KAWASAKI DEALER IN UK CREATED WITH ACQUISITION

Gavin Sturgess of Barclays and Luke Gregory of Motorcycles Direct

Gavin Sturgess of Barclays and Luke Gregory of Motorcycles Direct

Motorcycles Direct, the group name for Watford-based Lloyd Cooper Motorcycles and Lids Direct, has purchased Colchester Kawasaki, creating the No.1  Kawasaki dealer in the UK.

Motorcycles Direct is now able to service the whole of East Anglia from its Colchester Kawasaki premises, as well as the rest of the UK, with the full Kawasaki range.

Colchester Kawasaki is a well-established motorcycle dealer with over 25 years experience. Luke Gregory, managing director of Motorcycles Direct, said: “2012 will be an exciting year with lots of events planned. It is the beginning of a new era for Lloyd Cooper, Colchester Kawasaki and Lids Direct.”

Gavin Sturgess, relationship director, corporate banking at Barclays said: “The addition of Colchester Kawasaki to the group further enhances their reputation as the Kawasaki dealership of choice in the region. As valued clients since 1999, we are pleased to have supported the group during the acquisition and look forward to working closely with Luke and Motorcycles Direct during this exciting time.”

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