New Kenworth dealership opens in Madison, Ala.

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Updated Jul 1, 2011

Kenworth of Alabama and Mississippi has opened a new dealership in Madison, Ala., that offers truck drivers easy access to a full-service dealership off Interstate 65 in Huntsville. Kenworth of Huntsville, located on an 8-acre site about one-half mile west of the Greenbriar Road exit on I-565, is a member of the Kenworth dealer network that has 305 locations in the United States and Canada.

The dealership’s 25,000-square-foot facility offers 10 service bays with one bay dedicated to Kenworth PremierCare ExpressLube customers. Kenworth of Huntsville also has a fully stocked parts department, a prominent display area for new and used trucks and a drivers’ lounge. The dealership offers Kenworth PremierCare parts and service programs to help companies and owner-operators save money as well as budget for and schedule maintenance.

“We’re pleased and feel fortunate to open a new dealership in this community,” says Bob Mitchell, Kenworth of Alabama and Mississippi dealer principal. “Kenworth of Huntsville offers plenty of room to display Kenworth’s wide selection of truck models and for operators to maneuver and park their tractors and trailers. We see a lot of opportunity to grow our heavy- and medium-duty truck business in the Madison area, particularly with the aerodynamic Kenworth T700 and T660 models, and the new Kenworth T440 and T470 models.”

Paccar Financial support, which includes flexible retail loans, leases and insurance products, also is available. Kenworth of Huntsville can be reached by phone at 256-308-0162 or online at Key contacts at Kenworth of Huntsville are Mitchell; Randy Hall and Steve Sullivan, new truck sales representatives; Mark Woods, service manager; and Jeremy Wilson, parts manager.

Kenworth of Huntsville is the sixth addition to the Kenworth of Alabama and Mississippi family. The company also operates dealerships in Birmingham, Dothan, Montgomery and Mobile, Ala., and Jackson, Miss.