Sturgess Motor Group Drive Off With The Prize

Sturgess Motor Group have scooped the award for the 2015 Luxury Goods Family Business of the Year.

Established three years ago to celebrate the contribution that family businesses make to the UK economy, the awards, organised by Family Business United, really help to put family businesses on the map, celebrating their achievements and recognising the diversity of the sector at the same time.

Over 200 family businesses were nominated and shortlists produced in 8 different industry sectors and 7 regions with Sturgess Motor Group taking the top title in the category of Luxury Goods.

The Sturgess Motor Group has a long established history as a leading car retailer in Leicestershire. First founded in 1897 by Walter E. Sturgess when he set up a small shop in the West End of Leicester manufacturing, selling and servicing bicycles, Sturgess Motor Group has grown to become one of the oldest family operated motor retailers in the UK and also one of the most respected names in UK automotive industry. With a strong reputation for outstanding customer service in both the local community and further afield, Sturgess Motor Group has been a trusted name for more than 110 years.

A 4th generation family-run company to this day, members of the Sturgess family are still actively involved in the day to day operation of the company. Chairman Chris Sturgess explained, “We are a happy, settled and well-motivated team who are totally dedicated to the needs of past, present and future customers. We are proud to still be able to call ourselves a family business and look forward to seeing what the next 100 years will bring.”

Sturgess Motor group have multiple show rooms across Leicestershire specialising in Landrover, Jaguar,Volvo, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Hyundai and Suzuki.