Two words you won't hear from buchanan automotive group are "snow tires." the company consists of about 10 new-and-used-vehicle dealerships, including flagship location sarasota ford, throughout florida and the southeastern us. it carries new vehicles from such makers as dodge, ford, honda, mitsubishi, nissan, and toyota. the company's used car inventory includes bmw, chevrolet, hyundai, lexus, and mazda, among other brands. founded in 1994, buchanan automotive group is owned by founder and chairman u.s. rep. vern buchanan.