2017 Auto List
2017 Rank 2016 Rank COMPANY Location Chief Executive Auto Manufacturer 16 Staff 2016 Revenue (in millions)
1 1 RLJ McLarty Landers Automotive Holdings L.L.C.* Lewisville, TX Robert L. Johnson Fiat Chrysler, Ford, GM, Nissan, Daimler AG, Toyota, Honda, Subaru 1714 1,633.876
2 2 March Hodge Automotive Group Tampa, FL Anthony March/Ernest M. Hodge Mazda, Toyota, Honda, Tata Motors Volvo, Volkswagen, Mitsubishi, Nissan, GM, Saab, Hyundai 1,922 672.216
3 3 Wade Ford Inc. Smyrna, GA Steven R. Ewing Ford 120 669.879
4 4 Boyland Auto Group L.L.C. Orlando, FL Dorian S. Boyland Fiat Chrysler, Honda, Ford, Daimler AG, GM, Hyundai, Subaru 467 598.754
5 6 Mills Automotive Group Pineville, NC Damian  Mills Fiat Chrysler, Nissan, Ford, GM, Hyundai 502 412.000
6 5 Prestige Automotive Group St. Clair Shores, MI Gregory  Jackson Ford, Daimler AG, Toyota, GM 200 360.659
7 7 Pittman Enterprise Louisville, KY Winston R. Pittman Sr. Toyota, Ford, Subaru, GM  381 321.922
8 12 Paramount Cos. Lake Charles, LA John F. Stelly Nissan, Mazda, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota 205 272.546
9 8 Martin Management Group Bowling Green, KY Gail B. Martin GM, Subaru, Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Ford, Honda, Volkswagen  470 259.521
10 10 National Automotive Management L.L.C. ** Hamilton, NJ Jessie W. Armstead Honda, Nissan, Cadillac 287 245.671
11 28 Sutton Auto Team Matteson, IL Nathaniel K. Sutton Ford, Honda 167 221.776
12 16 Martin Automotive Group Claremont CA Michael W. Martin Ford, Hyundai, GM, Daimler AG  350 214.919
13 14 BMW of Sterling Sterling, VA Thomas A. Moorehead BMW, Harley-Davidson, Volkswagen, McLaren 282 214.722
14 11 Fitzpatrick Dealership Group Modesto, CA Ed  Fitzpatrick Toyota, BMW 170 203.700
15 19 Royal Oak Ford Royal Oak, MI Eddie L. Hall Jr. Ford , Fiat Chrysler
208 202.919
16 50 Jackson Automotive Group L.L.C. Rockwall, TX Steven J. Jackson Sr. Toyota, Volkswagen 229 199.857
17 9 The Baran Co. L.L.C. *** Atlanta, GA Gregory T. Baranco Daimler AG 200 192.366
18 15 S. Woods Enterprises Inc. Stuart, FL Sanford  L. Woods Sr.  Toyota, Nissan 181 182.156
19 18 Bill Perkins Automotive Group Eastpointe, MI Bill  Perkins GM 147 175.595
20 17 Ross Automotive Group Montebello, CA James B. Ross Sr. Ford, Nissan 237 163.758
21 21 V. Young Enterprises Inc. Land o' Lakes, FL Victor  Young Volkswagen, BMW 126 138.470
22 22 Avis Ford Inc. Southfield, MI Walter E. Douglas Sr. Ford 121 130.972
23 23 J. Davis Automotive Group Inc.**** Houston, TX James H. Davis Jr. Fiat Chryysler, Hyundai 137 127.878
24 24 Turner Chevrolet Crosby, TX L. Robert Tuner GM, Subaru 110 114.005
25 27 Courtesy Auto Group Danville, IL Ray Fregia Jr./Rik Fregia GM, Ford, Fiat Chrysler 160 108.500
26 25 Legacy Automotive Group McDonough, GA Emanuel D. Jones Ford, GM, Hyundai 220 101.000
27 The Matthews Automotive Group Mount Dora, FL Irving J. Matthews Ford 140 95.351
28 26 Phil Waterford's Manteca Ford & Exotic High Line Manteca, CA Philip L. Waterford Sr. Ford, Tata Motors, Volkswagen, BMW 52 92.987
29 34 Rodgers Chevrolet Inc. Woodhaven, MI Pamela Rodgers GM 63 86.122
30 32 Stadium Auto Mall Sales Inc. † Rutherford, NJ Cecil S. Wright Ford 75 79.284
31 13 Kristal Auto Mall Corp. Brooklyn, NY Lilaahar  Bical GM 65 76.616
32 36 JMC Auto Group L.L.C. Austin, TX J. Michael Chargois Toyota 132 75.999
33 31 Bob Ross Auto Group Centerville, OH Jenell R. Ross GM,  Daimler AG, Fiat Chrysler 95 75.600
34 35 Jorgensen Ford Sales Inc. Detroit, MI Merlton L. Brandenberg Ford 65 75.128
35 29 Barnett Auto Group Austin, TX Carl L. Barnett Sr. Ford, Volkswagen, Mazda 143 74.545
36 30 Noble Auto Group Newton, IA Dimaggio Nichols Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler 112 64.313
37 37 BMW of Bridgewater Bridgewater, NJ Gailon McGowen BMW 70 62.646
38 33 Webster Ford Inc.†† Webster, NY Randolph  B. Henderson Jr. Ford 50 58.492
39 38 Jackson Acura Roswell, GA Harvey L. Jackson Honda  65 56.693
40   Ivory Chevrolet Union City, GA David Karangu GM 92 56.323
41 39 Manassas Chevrolet Manassas, VA Michael  V.  Bates GM 115 54.000
42 41 BMW of the Hudson Valley   Poughkeepsie, NY Jerry  Walton BMW 45 52.772
43 42 Middletown Ford Middletown, OH Roosevelt Robinson III Ford 46 50.196
44 40 Joe Morgan Honda ††† Monroe, OH Joe  Morgan Honda 60 48.139
45 43 Paradise Ford Cocoa, FL Wayne  Martin Ford 69 46.819
46 45 Hub City Ford Inc. Crestview, FL Leon  Daggs Jr. Ford 46 45.000
47 44 Lexus of Huntsville Huntsville, AL Ellenae  Fairhurst Toyota 46 44.975
48 46 RR Automotive Group Rockingham, NC Reginald  Robinson Ford, Fiat Chrysler  60 37.000
49 47 Saginaw Valley Ford Lincoln Inc. Saginaw, MI Gilbert S. Johnson Ford 41 35.477
50 48 Metro Ford Lincoln ††††  Tupelo, MS Sam Johnson / Beyron Erby GM Ford 44 31.210
         
As of Dec. 31, 2016. Prepared by B.E. Research.
*D.B.A. RML Automotive
**Formerly All Star Motors L.L.C.; D.B.A. All Star Motors
*** D.B.A. Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead
****D.B.A. Gulfgate Dodge Chrysler Jeep
†D.B.A. Quality Auto Mall
††D.B.A. Henderson Ford
†††Formerly MorVo Enterprises L.L.C.
††††Formerly Metro Ford