Our Team

Our dealership is run by a small, passionate team Led by Tim Purslow and close family friend Rory Davidson, who worked alongside Tim’s father, Tony, in a local main dealership for 18 years.

We are Mercedes-Benz experts and enthusiasts and we use our 40 years’ collective experience to select and prepare only the finest pre-owned cars for you.

Tim Purslow

Tim Purslow

Tim has over 15 years experience selling exclusively Mercedes-Benz cars. He has extensive knowledge and a passion for all Mercedes-Benz models and he is a Mercedes AMG specialist.

Rory Davidson

Rory Davidson

BA hons
Rory has over 33 years of experience, including 18 years as Sales Manager and Sales Director working with Tony Purslow.


Amy Hedderly

Recruited for her experience in finance and accounts within the motor industry, Amy is a key member of the team having taken the opportunity to return to work as her young family grows up.

Ross Witts


Our lead diagnostic technician, Ross has spent 15 years working exclusively on prestige brands and brings with him a wealth of ‘hands on’ experience that have made him a natural point of contact for customers who have learned to trust and value his expertise. As a founding member of the Tim Purslow team, Ross has led the development and growth of our servicing operation.

Jeremy Ketchell


With a working career spent entirely in the motor industry, Jeremy completed his motor vehicle technician apprenticeship at the Local franchised dealership. Having then worked for the same dealership for a further years as a qualified technician, Jeremy joined our business in 2015 and quickly established himself as an excellent addition to the team bringing with him an number of specialist skills which include suspension and chassis systems.

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Steven Clark

The newest member of our team, Steven joined us in November 2020, returning to his native UK with his young family after spending 12 years
working for Mercedes-Benz in Abu Dhabi initially as a workshop supervisor
before taking up the role of Technical Operations Manager for them in Dubai.
With extensive diagnostic experience of the Mercedes-Benz brand,
we are delighted to offer Steven a new home for his much sought after skills

Peter Weller

Peter Weller

A key member of our Technician Team, Peter was recruited specifically for his technical expertise and desire to deliver excellent customer service. With a wonderful eye for detail and rare perfectionist streak in our industry, Peter has become a invaluable asset to our business with an unshakeable attitude to getting whatever job he faces done and done perfectly.

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Leon Pharo

With 18 years spent in the Motor Industry, Leon worked with Tim and Rory over a number of years whilst working for Tony Purslow in the official Mercedes-Benz dealership in Basingstoke. A recent recruit, Leon’s position as Service Team Leader, allows us to support our growing Service operation. Personable, experienced and with a great sense of humour, you can be assured that should your car need attention, you are in very safe hands.

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Harry Cummings

Another recent recruit to our growing business, Harry is a welcome addition to our Service Team. Already known to us following a 4 year apprenticeship at the official Mercedes-Benz dealer in Basingstoke, Harry’s subsequent accreditation as a qualified technician has seen him build on his 7 years in the role by adding the specialities of Hybrid technology and Telematics to his extensive knowledge.

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Sam Holbrook

Our newest member of the team, having recently joined to look after all our valeting requirements and keeping the site looking razor sharp. Having played youth and senior cricket to a high level, Sam’s eye for the ball is on a par with his eye for detail.