Landers Auto Group acquires West Tennessee car dealerships

Landers Auto Group announced Tuesday the acquisition of two car dealerships in Covington — King Cotton Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and King Cotton Ford.

King Cotton Ford, 965 U.S. 51 North, will be renamed Landers Ford North. This will be the third Landers Ford dealership in the region, according to a news release. The original Landers Ford has operated in Memphis since 1983 and is regularly the No. 1 volume Ford dealership in the Mid-South.

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King Cotton Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, 959 U.S. 51 North, will be renamed Landers Chrysler Dodge Jeep.