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Custom Truck Sales Opens Parts and Service Location in Brandon, Manitoba
BRANDON, Manitoba, January 31, 2013 - Custom Truck Sales has opened a new parts and service facility in Brandon, Manitoba.
A member of the Kenworth dealer network of nearly 340 locations in Canada and the United States, the nearly 14,000 square-foot Custom Truck Sales - Brandon facility is conveniently located just off the Trans-Canada Highway at 1240 Highland Avenue.
The dealership has seven service bays and an overhead crane in its 8,000 square-foot service department, a 1,500 square-foot parts showroom and a large parts warehouse for excellent parts availability, wash bay, and comfortable driver's lounge.
"The Brandon facility expands our parts and service support for local fleets in western Manitoba and for trucks traveling the Trans-Canada Highway through Manitoba or Highway 10 south to North Dakota and the oilfields," said Jim Clark, branch manager of the Custom Truck Sales locations in Brandon and Winnipeg, Manitoba. "Custom Truck Sales has been a Kenworth dealer since 1965 and we strive to provide The World's Best parts, service and trucks to customers." The dealer group also operates locations in Estevan, Regina and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Custom Truck Sales - Brandon is part of Kenworth's constant commitment for superior dealer service as demonstrated by Kenworth receiving the "Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Heavy Duty Truck Dealer Service in the U.S., Two Years in a Row", according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2011-2012 Heavy Duty Truck Customer Satisfaction StudiesSM.*
Custom Truck Sales - Brandon is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The dealership also offers 24-hour emergency service. The phone number is 204-728-6681. In addition to Clark, key contacts are Guido Rosen (parts manager) and Curtis Vogel (service manager).
In the past 10 years, Custom Truck Sales has received numerous Kenworth awards, including one Kenworth Dealer of the Year (2007), four Kenworth Gold awards (2010, 2009, 2008, 2007) and four Kenworth Silver awards (2011, 2006, 2005, 2003). In addition to parts, service and PACCAR Engine support, the dealership group offers PACCAR Leasing (PacLease) services such as customized full-service leasing programs and truck rentals; and PACCAR Financial support through flexible retail loans, and leases for the transportation industry. More information is available at the Custom Truck Sales website (www.customtruck.ca).
Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World's Best® 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. Kenworth's Internet home page is at www.kenworth.com. Kenworth. A PACCAR Company.
*Kenworth received the highest numerical score for heavy-duty truck dealer service in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2011-2012 U.S. Heavy Duty Truck Customer Satisfaction StudiesSM. 2012 study based on 1,725 primary maintainers of 2011 model-year Class 8 heavy-duty trucks measuring six manufacturers. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of those surveyed in February-May 2012. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com