Crown Automobile has filed the lawsuit to protect their Mercedes franchise area. The word is Crown had no clue about a new Mercedes Dealership opening in Birmingham.
AL.com/Jeremy Gray's article on Dec 5, 2013 quotes city leaders saying a Baton Rouge car dealer is opening a Mercedes Dealership in Irondale.
A 'Baton Rouge car dealer' must be Nick Saban's business partner for the New Mercedes Dealership in Irondale/Birmingham.
Here's the article I wrote/posted on Oct 29, 2013 about Nick Saban's New Mercedes Dealership in Birmingham.
The Meck: Bama Coach Nick Saban Approved To Own A New Mercedes-Benz Dealership - TheMeck.BlogSpot.com
Mercedes-Benz dealership coming to Irondale - Birmingham Business Journal/Brent Godwin - Dec. 6, 2013