October 13, 2012
Central Illinois Trucks was named the 2011 Parts and Service Dealer of the Year for the United States and Canada at the annual Parts and Service Meeting held recently in Anaheim, Calif. The award is presented in recognition of outstanding parts and service support.Kenworth also named its Gold and Silver Parts and Service Award winners to recognize dealer excellence and outstanding achievements in customer support, parts and service operations, facilities and financial performance.The Gold Award winners were Wisconsin Kenworth, Motor Power Kenworth - Billings, MHC Kenworth - Kansas City, Kenworth Quebec, Central Illinois Trucks and Kenworth of Cincinnati.The Silver Award winners were Motor Power Kenworth - Great Falls, Kenworth of Jacksonville, MHC Kenworth - Oklahoma, Wallwork Kenworth, Columbus Kenworth and Kenworth of Buffalo.Latin America AwardsFor the first time at the Kenworth Parts and Service Meeting, awards were presented for the Latin America Parts and Service Dealer of the Year and the Latin America TRP All-Makes Dealer of the Year. The 2011 Latin America Parts and Service Dealer of the Year was Motored, located in Peru.The 2011 Latin America TRP All-Makes Dealer of the Year was Indusur, located in Ecuador, in recognition of their outstanding commitment and sustained sales growth with TRP.TRP AwardsKenworth dealers were recognized for excellence in the support and sales of the TRP brand of all-makes parts for trucks, trailers and buses. Edmonton Kenworth was named the 2011 TRP All-Makes Dealer of the Year for North America.The TRP Trailer Dealer of the Year was Wallwork Kenworth - Fargo, and the TRP Bus Dealer of the Year was Kenworth Montreal.New AwardsThis year, three new awards recognized dealers for their marketing efforts, competency in selling and leveraging Connect systems and engine parts and service excellence. The Parts and Service Marketing Dealer of the Year was Inland Kenworth - Phoenix, the Connect Dealer of the Year was Wallwork Kenworth and the Engine Parts and Service Dealer of the Year was Rihm Kenworth.