The #1 Cochran automotive group, already in markets east, south and west of Pittsburgh, announced today that it is moving into the North Hills with the acquisition of Billco Motors in Wexford.
Financial terms were not disclosed, although the announcement said Billco's 50 employees will join Cochran and bring overall employee count above 750.
The acquisition includes a Volkswagen franchise as well as a Mazda dealership, collision center and used car operation. Cochran said it now has 21 dealerships offering 16 domestic and foreign brands through various locations around the region.
Last year, the auto group acquired Charapp Automotive in Natrona Heights, picking up brands such as Ford, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram.
According to its website, Cochran also sells Cadillac, Kia, Subaru, Nissan, Buick, GMC, Hyundai, Fiat, Infiniti and Viper.
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