Horsham car dealership closes after 40 years

A Horsham car dealership has shut its doors for the last time due to the impact of lockdown on business.

Horsham Car Centre in Roffey Corner, Crawley Road said it was ‘very sad’ to make the announcement.

In a message on its website the dealership said: “We are very sad to announce that after 40 years trading, we are having to close our doors with immediate effect.

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“The lack of business due to Covid-19 lockdown is unsustainable.”

Horsham Car Centre has closed after 40 years. Photo: Google Streetview

The dealership sold new and used Jeep and MG vehicles and was the longest established Jeep dealer in the UK.

It took on the MG franchise in January 2019.

A spokesman for the firm added: “We would like to thank all our customers for your loyal support and good wishes.

“If you need to contact us, please call 01403 272747 and leave a message and someone will get back to you.”