SsangYong expands network in the North East

SsangYong Motors UK has announced the addition of Morpeth-based Blackshaws to its dealer network.

Kevin Griffin, managing director at SsangYong Motor UK, said: “We are delighted to welcome an established dealer group, like Blackshaws, to the SsangYong franchise and to extend our representation in the northeast. The team has a long heritage, an outstanding reputation and wealth of experience and we look forward to introducing them to the SsangYong family.”

Blackshaws is a family-owned business founded in Alnwick, Northumberland over 100 years ago.

Will Blackshaw, managing director at Blackshaws, said: “As the motor industry continues to evolve with rapidly changing technology, Blackshaws is filled with inspiration and excitement for the road ahead.  Although the company has grown significantly over the years it remains a friendly, family business routed in the local community with customer service as its number one priority. We pride ourselves on providing an exceptional customer journey and developing strong relationships with our customers. We look forward to developing our relationship with SsangYong Motors and introducing its model line-up to Morpeth and surrounding areas.”