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Car dealer Bob Rohrman dies at 87

Rohrman ran auto dealerships in Indianapolis, Lafayette, Fort Wayne and the Chicago area.

INDIANAPOLIS — Legendary car dealer Bob Rohrman has died at the age of 87. 13News confirmed the news with Rohman Automotive Group Wednesday morning.

The company plans to release additional information on Thursday.

The family released a statement reading in part:

"The Rohrman Family cannot express their gratitude for every employee and friend that has labored by his side through the years and look forward to continuing his legacy through the Bob Rohrman Auto Group. His family will remember him most for his unending love and loyalty, generous heart for philanthropy, feisty spirit, contagious laugh and love for Purdue football."

Funeral arrangements are yet to be announced.