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About Chorley Group

Founded as a family business back in 1989, Chorley Group has grown into an award winning organisation operating internationally with six key dealerships and four franchises across the North-West of England in Lancashire/Greater Manchester.

Chorley Group Chairman/Founder Andrew Turner began trading in 1989 as Bugle Inn Motor Co with a firm commitment to develop a reliable family business brand in the North West England. Over 30 years on, Chorley Group now operate some of the world's largest motor franchises including Nissan, Hyundai, Kia Motors and MG Motors.

Our family ethic and values set us apart from our competitors. We are founded on and remain focused on the principle that no matter what we will be, “Big enough to cope…but Small enough to care”. We are firm believers in a customer centric approach to business and aim to build lasting relationships with our customers

We are active participants in our communities, contributing to numerous of local events and charities. We are a main sponsor of Chorley FC, founder patron of Chorley Youth Zone and have a close relationship with Chorley Mencap.

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Over 250 employees, 4 automotive franchises and hundreds of used cars - we're a rapidly growing family
Learn how Chorley Group grew from humble beginnings to an award-winning multi-franchise family business
See some of our awards over the years, in no small part due to the hard and committed work of our team
Founded by Andrew Turner back in 1989, today Chorley Group is run by our board of five directors
Our values are designed to reflect our strong family culture, integrated into all aspects of our business
With 30+ years experience in the automotive industry, when it comes to the motor trade we are second to none
Our financial backing as Chorley FC’s lead sponsor for many years has helped the community club flourish
We are a founder patron of Chorley Youth Zone, a purpose built facility for Chorley’s young people aged 8-19
We are also actively involved with Chorley Mencap, raising money and support to cover running costs