Airtours founder Crossland backs Netcars to fly

A NEW online business hoping to change the used car sales market has clinched a funding deal from leisure magnate David Crossland, the founder of holiday giant Airtours.

Manchester-based, a trading name of JLR Digital, an newly-founded Ancoats-based firm, is a portal for buying and selling used cars.

It is run by brothers Reg and Louis Rix, whose father set up the Rix Motor Company in Warrington. David Crossland, who has invested in several online start-up businesses since retiring, is chairman a... For the full story register now for free or login below...