Updated: Jobs boost for Collooney after Connolly Motor Group secure dealer rights MG Motor

15 new jobs have been announced for Sligo as a result of the Connolly Motor Group being appointed as main dealers for MG Motor in the North West.


Connolly’s MG will open in Collooney, next month


The new jobs will increase the number of full-time employees at Connolly Motor Group to 335 with recruitment for the new positions to being immediately.


With this latest appointment, Connolly Motor Group is taking on what is Europe’s fastest-growing car brand with the MG4 EV selected as The Irish Times Car of the Year 2023.




Connolly’s will have responsibility for MG Motor sales and after-sales services for the entire North West region – covering the counties of Mayo, Sligo, Donegal, Roscommon, and Leitrim.


As well as selling the brand-new models in the MG range, the company will be offering aftersales services to current MG drivers.




The new state-of-the-art dealership will be located in Collooney.



The showrooms will have space to display up to six cars which will be a range of hybrid and fully electric models. The premises will also house a customer reception and individual sales offices.


The facility will also have a five-bay workshop featuring the latest diagnostic equipment.


Co-owner and Director of Connolly Motor Group Neil Connolly says they hope to be full operational in Collooney in two weeks time: