DODGE CHRYSLER JEEP RAM PARTNERSHIP
Walt Morris partnered with Alberta Automotive Group to acquire both Winnipeg Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram and Westport Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. Then merging the two dealerships at the former Westport building in the Pointe West Autopark. This created Manitoba’s largest Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram dealership and under Walt’s leadership, it rose quickly to be number 1 in retail sales on the Prairies for 12 consecutive years.
WINNIPEG COLLISION CENTER
Walt Morris built and designed one of Winnipeg’s largest state of the art Collision Centers which was a division of Winnipeg Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram.
WALT MORRIS GROUP OF COMPANIES ESTABLISHED
Walt Morris, founded the Walt Morris Group of Companies.
RED RIVER CO-OP SPEEDWAY
Walt Morris Group of Companies adds the Red River Co-Op Speedway to the organization. It is Western Canada’s largest oval stock car race track.
Walt Morris Group purchased the former Formula Suzuki in the Waverley Automall, renaming the dealership to Winnipeg Suzuki.
Walt Morris Group established Winnipeg Autospa a complete interior detailing and exterior wash company servicing cars, SUV’s, vans and light duty trucks.
WALT MORRIS PRE-OWNED SUPERCENTER
Suzuki Motor Corporation removed themselves from the North American vehicle market. Walt Morris Group then restructured naming it’s Waverley Automall dealership, Walt Morris Pre-Owned Supercenter.
WINNIPEG VEHICLE FINANCE & LEASING
Walt Morris Group established Winnipeg Vehicle Finance & Leasing, its own in house finance and leasing company.
EXCLUSIVE BUS LINES
Walt Morris Group founded Exclusive Bus Lines, becoming one of Manitoba’s largest charter bus & tour companies.
EY ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR FINALIST
Walt Morris, founder of Walt Morris Group of Companies was a finalist in the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year program. He was one of the 50 finalists chosen from across Canada for his entrepreneurial success.
KENORA CHEVROLET BUICK GMC
Walt Morris Group expanded it’s enterprise into neighbouring province Ontario acquiring former Kantola GM in Kenora, renaming the dealership to Kenora Chevrolet Buick GMC.
VICE PRESIDENT APPOINTED
Walt Morris appoints his brother Wade Morris, as Vice President of the Walt Morris Group of Companies.
REBRANDED TO MORRIS GROUP OF COMPANIES
Walt Morris Group of Companies rebranded, changing its name to Morris Group of Companies.
FULL OWNERSHIP OBTAINED
Morris Group sold their ownership of Winnipeg Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram and Winnipeg Collision Center. All companies within the Morris Group are now solely owned by founder, Walt Morris.
EXCLUSIVE CAR & TRUCK WASH
Morris Group grew the original detail center Winnipeg Autospa, relocating to a larger facility and renaming it Exclusive Car & Truck Wash. The business expanded into heavy truck detailing and exterior washes, also servicing RV’s, campers, trailers and boats in their oversized wash bays.
Morris Group adds to its automotive dealership network with the purchase of Olson Honda in Kenora, Ontario renaming the dealership to Kenora Honda.
MASERATI OF WINNIPEG & ALFA ROMEO OF WINNIPEG
Morris Group brings a new level of luxury to Winnipeg, opening its doors to Maserati of Winnipeg and Alfa Romeo of Winnipeg. A complete and extensive redesign was performed to the Walt Morris Pre-Owned Supercenter location in the Waverley Automall, to reflect the elegance and class of the new home to the Maserati and Alfa Romeo brands.
HEADINGLEY WEST STORAGE
Headingley West Storage was established by Morris Group offering personal and commercial, year-round outdoor storage.
EXCLUSIVE BUS SERVICE & REPAIR
A division of Exclusive Bus Lines, Exclusive Bus Service & Repair offers a wide range of mechanical services for all types of buses and coaches.
U-HAUL WINNIPEG WEST TRUCK & TRAILER RENTALS
U-HAUL Winnipeg West Truck & Trailer Rentals was established by Morris Group offering an easy moving process when you rent a truck or trailer to travel anywhere across North America.
For over 25 years Walt Morris has been a trailblazer in the automotive industry. Now Morris Group of Companies has revolutionized the vehicle shopping experience, moving Walt Morris Pre-Owned Supercenter completely online. The first and only online vehicle shopping and purchasing experience of its kind.
AUTOTRADER CANADA’S BEST PRICED DEALER AWARD
Morris Group Automotive is proud to be named one of Canada’s Best Priced Dealerships.
Morris Group acquires one of Winnipeg’s longest running automotive service centers, Westwood Auto-Tec.