Albuquerque, N.M.—Larry H. Miller Dealerships has announced it has acquired Mark’s Casa Chevrolet and Mark’s Casa Chrysler Jeep in Albuquerque, N.M. This expands the dealership group’s footprint in Albuquerque to seven locations.
“As we approach 32 years of doing business in Albuquerque, we’re excited to add additional high-performing stores to our family of dealerships,” said Dean Fitzpatrick, president, Larry H. Miller Dealerships. “The team at Mark’s Casa have built a strong brand and reputation over the years. We look forward to welcoming their employees to our group and continuing with our vision to be the best place in town to work and the best place in town to do business.”
Mark’s Casa Chevrolet will be renamed Larry H. Miller Casa Chevrolet and Mark’s Casa Chrysler Jeep will be renamed Larry H. Miller Casa Chrysler Jeep. The acquisition also includes two collision centers, which will be named Larry H. Miller Collision East and Larry H. Miller Collision West.
The stores were purchased from Mark Wiggins and partners.
“When the time came for my family and I to move on to the next phase of our lives, we considered all alternatives to carry on the ideals and values of Mark’s Casa Auto Group for the community of Albuquerque, our customers and our employees,” said Mark Wiggins, owner, Mark’s Casa Auto Group. “Larry H. Miller Dealerships was hands down the only choice to achieve these objectives. We are proud to become a part of this great organization with its long history in our community.”
Larry H. Miller Dealerships will retain the existing employees at the store, bringing the total number of New Mexico-based personnel to more than 700 employees at seven dealership locations. The group has operated in Albuquerque since 1988.
History of Larry H. Miller Dealerships in New Mexico:
- 1988: Larry H. Miller Dealerships opened its first Albuquerque location, Larry H. Miller American Toyota Albuquerque
- 1994: Larry H. Miller Toyota Albuquerque opens
- 1997: Larry H. Miller Hyundai Albuquerque opens
- 2003: Larry H. Miller Southwest Hyundai Albuquerque opens
- 2009: Larry H. Miller Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Albuquerque opens
- 2020: Larry H. Miller Casa Chevrolet and Larry H. Miller Casa Chrysler Jeep open