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Performance Kenworth Opens New Parts and Service Facility in Rosenberg, Texas

Location Features 4 Service Bays, Easy Access from Highway 59

ROSENBERG, Texas, August 4, 2011 - Performance Kenworth has opened a new parts and service location in Rosenberg offering truck fleets and operators easy access from U.S. 59.


A member of the Kenworth dealer network of more than 305 locations in the United States and Canada, Performance Kenworth-Rosenberg is located on just over two acres at 2735 Farm to Market Road (FM) 2218. It features four service bays, with one bay dedicated to providing Kenworth PremierCareĀ® Express Lube services. The 1,100 square-foot parts display area and 1,800 square-feet of parts storage offers excellent parts availability. A driver lounge allows customers to relax while waiting for their trucks to be serviced. The new location will provide parts delivery service to help keep local truck fleets well-stocked with parts.

"We continue to enhance customer support with the opening of our new parts and service facility in Rosenberg," said Dayne Yeager, Performance Kenworth general manager at the dealer's corporate headquarters in Cleveland, Texas. "The Rosenberg location provides convenient access and good visibility to truck drivers traveling State Highway 59, which runs southwest from Victoria and northeast through Houston and beyond. We're here to provide excellent service and parts support to heavy duty and medium duty truck customers." In addition to stores in Rosenberg and Cleveland, Performance Kenworth also has locations in Beaumont, Bryan, Buda, Lufkin, and Houston.

Performance Kenworth-Rosenberg is open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The phone number is 281-239-7383. The branch parts and service manager is Virgil Akin.


The new location is part of Kenworth's constant commitment for superior service as demonstrated by Kenworth receiving J.D. Power and Associates awards for "Highest in Customer Satisfaction" for both 2011 Heavy Duty Truck Dealer Service and Medium Duty Truck Dealer Service.*

Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World's BestĀ® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company's dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids. Kenworth is the only truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products. In addition, the fuel-efficient Kenworth T700 equipped with the low-emission PACCAR MX engine was named the 2011 Commercial Heavy Duty Truck of the Year by the American Truck Dealers. Kenworth's Internet home page is at Kenworth. A PACCAR Company.

*Kenworth received the highest numerical score for medium-duty and heavy-duty truck dealer service in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2010 Medium-Duty Truck and 2011 Heavy Duty Truck Customer Satisfaction Studies(SM). Medium-Duty study based on 1,258 responses measuring 8 manufacturers in and measured overall service quality of new medium-duty (Class 5, 6, and 7) trucks (2009 model year). Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions primary maintainers and owner operators surveyed in June-August 2010. Heavy-Duty study based on 1,651 primary maintainers of 2010 model-year Class 8 heavy-duty trucks and measuring 4 manufacturers. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of primary maintainers surveyed in April-May 2011. Your experiences may vary. Visit

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