Vertu Motors plc operates as an automotive retailer in the United Kingdom. The company sells new cars, motorcycles, commercial vehicles, and used vehicles, as well as provides related aftersales services. It operates a chain of franchised dealerships offering sales, service, parts, and bodyshop facilities for new and used cars, and commercial vehicles under the Bristol Street Motors, Macklin Motors, Farnell, and Vertu Motors. The company's franchise dealerships include Honda, Ford, Vauxhall, Hyundai, Nissan, Land Rover, Jaguar, SEAT, Cupra, Volkswagen, Renault, Dacia, Citroen, DS, Peugeot, MINI, Mercedes-Benz, SKÃ-DA, BMW, Mazda, Kia, Audi, Toyota, and others. In addition, the company operates as a pension scheme trustee; and provides vehicle financing and related insurance products. Further, it is involved in online van and parts retailing; and online advertising businesses. The company operates through a network of 149 sales and aftersales outlets in 115 locations. Vertu Motors plc was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Gateshead, the United Kingdom.