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AM Digest News round-upRenault business, leaving it with Newcastle and Carlisle showrooms. The Gateshead site will continue with an authorised repair business for the French brand and used car sales. The Newcastle showroom will close its service department in Scotswood Road. The Morpeth site also held a Volkswagen authorised repair franchise, which has closed.Source AM Feb 3Read more....Funds for Pendragon ContractsPendragon Contracts, the contract hire division of motor group Pendragon, has secured an agency funding facility, potentially providing up to £20 million, with Barclays Corporate. It will enable Pendragon Contracts to provide increased contract hire facilities to its clients.Source AM Feb 2Read more....Sytner man is Ferrari's finestDean Pallett, diagnostic technician at Graypaul Nottingham, part of Sytner Group, has won the 2011 Ferrari Technician Challenge, a competition which recognises the finest talents throughout the global network.Source AM Feb 1Read more....Win for Pebley BeachSwindon's Pebley Beach car dealership has been named Suzuki's UK Car Dealer of the Year. It was up against almost 150 other Suzuki dealers and walked away with the accolade for the third time.Source AM Dec 1Read more....Farnham dealer adds MitsubishiWiltshire & Sons has opened its Mitsubishi show­room in Farnham. The family owned business is based at the Farnham Trading Estate and is also a Seat authorised repairer.Source AM Jan 24Read more....Manufacturer newsSubaru takes care of everythingSubaru UK has launched a new three-year retail customer aftersales package called Everything Taken Care Of (ETCO) which will be included in the price of every new model. Subaru says the ETCO package is worth up to £7,000 and includes 11 different elements, from monthly wash and vac to lost key replacement and winter wheel and tyre storage.Source AM Jan 27Read more....Hyundai partners AutorolaHyundai Motor UK has teamed up with online remarketing company Autorola to provide its 160-strong dealer network with an online trade used car sales system to enable it to sell its overage, duplicate and non-franchise used vehicles. Called Hyundai Autofind, the online system went live on January 9 and opens up dealer stock to Autorola's network of trade buyers. Source AM Jan 27Read more....Motorsport promotions for MGMG Motor UK, the Longbridge-based operation of the Chinese-owned car brand, will take part in the British Touring Car Championship this year.  Continues