Auto deal: Kayser acquires Ballweg Chevy-Buick

Ballweg Chevrolet-Buick Inc. sold its Chevrolet and Buick franchise assets in Sauk City to Kayser Automotive Group in Madison. Effective Oct. 16, the Sauk City business opened as Kayser Chevrolet-Buick. It is owned by the Baxter family and operated by Greg Mauch, general manager.

“We are very excited to welcome two great American brands, Chevrolet and Buick, to our portfolio,” stated Sean Baxter, president of Kayser Automotive Group, in a release. Kayser owns franchised automotive dealerships in Madison, Sauk City, Watertown, and Green Bay.

Prairie du Sac-based Ballweg Automotive also owns Toyota franchises in Wausau, La Crosse, and Mankato, Minnesota; a Mercedez-Benz dealership in Rochester, Minnesota.; and an Audi dealership in St. Louis, Missouri.