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Kelly Automotive Group Purchases Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram in Methuen

Kelly Automotive Group acquires Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
(Shown in photo from left to right: Vice President of Kelly Jeep Chrysler Dodge Ram Brian R. Kelly, President of Kelly Automotive Group Brian D. Kelly, President of Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Thomas Barenboim and Chief Operating Officer of Kelly Automotive Group Brian Heney)

The Kelly Automotive Group recently purchased the Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership in Methuen, MA.

The Kelly Family has been operating north of Boston for the last 53 years and has an impeccable reputation for their level of care and service. Brian Kelly now represents 18 brands and continues to look for...
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Kelly Honda Named 2017 Council of Excellence Award Winner

Kelly Honda Named 2017 Council of Excellence Award Winner
Congratulations to Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA for being named as a 2017 Council of Excellence winner for 2017.

Honda Financial Services each year recognizes a small group of Honda dealerships across the country for their outstanding achievements during the year. To be called a Honda Council of Excellence member, each Honda dealer must have demonstrated the highest levels of customer service and financial expertise.
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Auto News Top 150 Dealership Groups In The United States: Kelly Automotive Group Makes Top 100 Dealers List

Kelly Auto Top 150 Dealership Groups in U.S. 2017

Kelly Automotive Group has again been named to Automotive News' prestigious list of Top 150 Dealership Groups in the U.S. based in terms of unit sales of new vehicles in 2017.

Kelly Auto Group has continued to grow to having 18 brands and 10 locations in Massachusetts. It is the third consecutive year Kelly Auto has made the top 100 in Automotive News' dealer rankings, and fourth consecutive year they have climbed in the rankings.
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Nissan Reveals New Aggressively Styled, All-Wheel Drive Altima For 2019

2019 Nissan Altima
Nissan is giving their fans a completely new Altima for 2019 with some additional goodies

U.S. cold-weather car enthusiasts received some great news from automaker Nissan at the New York International Auto Show today – the new 2019 Nissan Altima will be available as an all-wheel drive (AWD) sedan starting in fall 2018.

Making its debut in New York, the Altima sports a brand new look that is more appealing than the previous iteration, but those who live in snowy regions of the country have always preferred AWD models, namely SUVs. Nissan says no more.
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Consumer Reports Names New Ford F-150 As Their 2018 Top Pick For Full-Sized Pickups

2018 Ford F150 Truck | Kelly Ford in Beverly, MA

Consumer Reports (CR) released their 10 Top Picks of 2018 highlighting the best cars of the year, and their choice when it comes to full-sized pickup trucks is the 2018 Ford F-150.

The Ford F-150 has been the standard by which all trucks are measured in the U.S. for many years. In fact, it's continued it's run as the best-selling truck in America for more than 40 years. So how does Ford continue to make trucks loved by so many consumers?
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INFINITI Named Top Automaker In 2018 J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Index

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J.D. Power, a leading global market research company dedicated to providing insights about customer satisfaction throughout many industries, has named INFINITI to it's top automaker spot in their 2018 Customer Service Index (CSI) Study.

The CSI study measured scores in five service-related areas to determine which automakers are providing the best customer satisfaction at their respective dealerships. These areas are service advisor, vehicle pick-up, service facility, service quality and service initiation.

INFINITI earned a CSI score of...
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Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield Named To Nissan's Top 50 Certified Pre-Owned Dealers List In U.S.

Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield - Your Nissan CPO Headquarters!

Congratulations to Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield for being named a Nissan Top 50 Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) dealer in the U.S for 2017.

Nissan sold more than 200,000 CPO vehicles in 2017, highlighting the quality and reliability found within the automaker's certified inventory. U.S. News and World Report also recently listed Nissan as one of the manufacturers on their best used car financing deals.

Nissan is offering...
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Ten Kelly Deals You'll Fall In Love With This Valentines Day

10 Kelly Deals You'll Fall In Love With This Valentine's Day

Love is flowing in the air this Valentine's Day. And whether or not you're celebrating with someone special or by yourself, these ten deals available at our Kelly Auto Group dealers in Massachusetts will surely get the goosebumps going.

2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatchback

1) 2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatch – Available at Kelly Honda in Lynn, MA

The 2018 Honda Fit Sport Hatchback starts at $19,175, and comes with great features like Bluetooth, Backup Camera, Keyless Entry, Steering Wheel Audio Controls, and  more. It offers 36 MPG on the highway and 31 MPG in the city, so you'll have an efficient…
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2018 Chicago Auto Show: Ford Shows New Transit Connect & Edge, VW Replaces The CC & Much More

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The Chicago Auto Show proves the auto industry is looking way different than expected moving into the future
The 2018 Chicago Auto Show is underway, and from the looks of it, many automakers are bringing a new level of design and practicality to the table.

Speaking of practicality, Ford released their new 2019 Transit Connect Wagon with lots of great features like standard automatic emergency braking, available adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, and more. You can even equip the new Transit Connect with a...

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Kelly Ford Named As A 2018 "Partners In Quality" Award Winner

Kelly Ford Named "Partners In Quality" Award Winner in 2018

The “Partners In Quality” award from Ford Motor Company is one of the highest honors a Ford dealership can receive. It is an award given by Ford Credit to dealers who exhibit top customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Kelly Ford in Beverly, MA is proud to be named as a 2018 “Partners In Quality” award winning dealership. It is a great testament to the culture created at Kelly Ford by Kelly Auto Group President Brian Kelly and Chief Operating Officer Brian Heney.
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Volkswagen Atlas Wins “Best Large Utility” Honor In 2018 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards

2018 VW Atlas

MotorWeek has named the new Volkswagen Atlas Best Large Utility in the 2018 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards. The awards were announced at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, the largest consumer-driven auto show in North America.

"We are very proud of this win for Atlas," said Derrick Hatami, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Volkswagen of America, Inc. "Volkswagen is expanding its lineup with great new vehicles like the Atlas to offer better products with broader appeal to American families. Awards like this serve as proof point that we are hitting the mark."
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Kelly Volkswagen Named Customer 1st Club Award Winner For Third Straight Year

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Kelly Volkswagen is celebrating it's third straight year as a Customer 1st Club award winner

The Kelly Automotive Group's Kelly Volkswagen dealership has once again been named to the prestigious Customer First Club for 2017. It is the third year in a row Kelly VW has been named a winner of the award, and shows the company's dedication to the satisfaction of all their customers in Danvers, MA.

The Customer First Club is an honor bestowed to dealers, voted on by customers, and includes a select list of...
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NAIAS 2018 Marks The Return Of The Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger midsize truck

Just a little over seven years from when the final Ford Ranger was produced for North America in December 2011, Ford has finally brought back the much-beloved Ranger pickup truck to U.S. consumers.

Automakers are continuing to adjust the offerings in their lineups based on consumer purchasing trends, which currently favor trucks and SUVs. Ford is no different.

The American automaker understands their 2019 Ranger will have mass appeal among truck and crossover consumers, as well as former Ranger owners. Where the F-150 is all about power, payload and durability, Ford sees the Ranger as...
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2018 Honda Accord Named 2018 North American Car of the Year

2018 Honda Accord in Massachusetts
The Honda Accord beat out the Kia Stinger and Toyota Camry to be named 2018 North American Car of the Year (NACOTY) by a panel of more than 60 automotive professionals from print, online and broadcast media outlets.

Chris Paukert, the managing editor of Road Show by CNET and a member of the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) voting panel said, “Honda seems to have executed some sort of magic trick - not only is this 10th-generation Accord far sleeker and more decisively styled than its predecessor, it’s somehow...
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Cars.com Names 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Family Car of the Year

2018 Chrysler Pacifica Minivan
Families, truck buyers, and SUV buyers – take notice.

Cars.com, one of the leading websites consumers use for researching their next vehicle, recently named the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica as their “Family Car of the Year” topping the 2018 Honda Ridgeline and 2018 Subaru Outback for the honor.

What the editors of Cars.com loved most about the Pacifica was...
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Volkswagen Unveils 7th Generation Jetta At NAIAS 2018

2019 VW Jetta Sedan
The new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta will not only be fun to drive, but also fun to be in.

Volkswagen has revealed their redesigned 2019 Jetta sedan at the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Marked by a new look and great new features, the Jetta is sure to impress new car buyers looking for an efficient but stylish sedan in 2018.

“Almost everything is completely new; there’s almost nothing shared between the current model and the 2019 Jetta save the basic engine” said Daniel Shapiro, VW product manager for the 2019 Jetta.

Shapiro talked in-depth about...
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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Named Cars.com Best Compact SUV Of 2017

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Cars.com has named the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan king of the Compact SUVs in 2017

Cars.com has released their list of Best Compact SUVs for 2017 and the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan has come out as their choice in one of the most competitive segments in the automotive industry today.

The judges for the challenge were Joe Bruzek (Managing Editor), Kelsey Mays (Senior Editor), and Fred Meier (Washington, D.C., Bureau Chief). All three judges agreed that they loved the front and backseat comfort of the new Tiguan.

“The seat design, padding and recline-and-slide adjustments make it the grown-up choice…
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Car and Driver Awards 2018 Volkswagen Golf Models “10Best” Honor

2018 Volkswagen Golf Family

Car and Driver has announced their 2018 10Best cars list and once again the Volkswagen Golf family makes their list as a 10Best winner.

To make Car and Driver's 10Best list, the criteria is simple. Entrants must cost no more than $80,000 and they must be a returning winner, an all-new vehicle, or significantly revised. While some of this year's winners made the list for multiple variants of one model, only VW has six different versions of their model on the list.

The Golf, Alltrack, e-Golf, GTI, Golf R, and SportWagen all make Car and Driver's…
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Honda Clarity Family Is Awarded 2018 Green Car of the Year® By Green Car Journal

2018 Green Car of the Year® Honda Clarity

There is no greater movement in the auto industry going on right now than the electrification of vehicles. Honda is one of the automakers out to prove they are all-in on the movement with their Honda Clarity family of vehicles, which was just named 2018 Green Car of the Year® by Green Car Journal.

Honda's new Clarity family consists of three models that allow consumers to have a choice when it comes to going electric with their new vehicle. Honda offers the Clarity as a...
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Alfa Romeo Giulia Captures 2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year® Award

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The Alfa Romeo Giulia captured Motor Trend's 2018 Car of the Year® honor ahead of 25 other models.

In Motor Trend's third-largest field ever, judges named the Alfa Romeo Giulia 2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year®. Winning the award, the Giulia best represented exceptional value, superiority in its class and impact on the automotive scene.

Motor Trend loved the Giulia more and more each time they drove it, with guest judge Chris Theodore, a former Ford and Chrysler product development executive, saying, "Best steering, best chassis – this car saves the sport sedan market."
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Kelly Automotive Group Named 3rd Best Large Company To Work For In Massachusetts

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The Boston Globe recognized the top 125 employers in the state at their annual Best Place to Work event last night at the Boston Design Center, where Brian Kelly (left) and Brian Heney (right) accepted the award.

The Kelly Automotive Group is proud to announce we have been named the third best large company to work for in Massachusetts by The Boston Globe.

Each year, The Boston Globe releases their list of the The Top Places To Work in the state, highlighting local businesses who are well-respected in the communities around them.
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Kelly Auto Group Named To The Boston Globe's Top Places To Work For 2017

Kelly Auto Named Top Place To Work In 2017

The Kelly Automotive Group has been conducting business north of Boston since 1965 and we believe in the age old adage of “honest sales and excellent service” and treating all of our customers and employees as we would like to be treated and cared for ourselves.

We have an impeccable reputation for doing the right thing by our customers and our employees. The Kelly name is well-recognized and well-known in Massachusetts due to that, and the fact that we continue to grow and share our success with the communities in which we live and work in.”
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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Earns 2017 Top Safety Pick Rating From IIHS

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From Volkswagen - Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced that the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan, when equipped with available Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist), has earned a 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

The 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK award is issued to vehicles that have earned “Good” ratings in IIHS crash tests evaluated in five categories: frontal impact moderate overlap; frontal impact small overlap; side impact; roof strength; and head restraints. It must also offe
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Kelly Honda Tops Massachusetts Dealerships In Auto News 2017 “Best Dealerships To Work For” List

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Kelly Automotive Group would like to congratulate Kelly Honda in Lynn, Massachusetts for once again being named to Automotive News' “Best Dealership To Work For” list in 2017. This is the third consecutive year Kelly Honda has been named to this highly-coveted list.

Kelly Honda was ranked as the 22nd Medium-Sized dealership in all of North America, and is the top-rated Massachusetts-based dealership in Automotive News' Top 100 rankings.
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