RALEIGH – Gov. Pat McCrory appointed Randy Marion to a two-year term on the North Carolina Motorsports Advisory Council.

Marion is president of Randy Marion Chevrolet-Buick-Cadillac LLC, Randy Marion Subaru LLC, Randy Marion Buick-GMC LLC, Randy Marion Chevrolet of Statesville LLC and Randy Marion Sav-a-Lot.

His GM store has been number one in the Southeast 10 out of the last 13 years. 

His dealership won National Dealer of the Year in 2010, and he was named Time Magazine quality dealer of the year in 2003. 

Marion is past chairman and current member of the National Dealer Council for Commercial Vehicles with General Motors, past president and current board member of the Charlotte Auto Dealers Association and a member of Local-Regional-National marketing groups for General Motors. 

He has also served on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Auto Dealers Association.

The council recommends policy, procedures and program initiatives to protect, strengthen and expand the motorsports industry in North Carolina.