JCT600 celebrates turning 70

JCT600 celebrates turning 70

Yorkshire-based car retailer JCT600 used its annual conference to celebrate its 70th anniversary and exceeding £1.1bn turnover, bringing together almost 2,000 colleagues, suppliers and contacts.

John Tordoff, chief executive, charted the business’ history since it was founded by John’s father and current chairman, Jack in 1946 as Brooklands Garage on Sticker Lane, Bradford, building it from a single dealershipinto the largest privately owned business in Yorkshire.