Taking out the prestigious award for the phenomenal 8th time, Kenworth DAF Wodonga has been named Kenworth Dealer of the Year for 2023. And if that wasn’t enough, Wodonga added the 2023 PACCAR Financial Dealer of the Year to its long list of achievements.

The Kenworth Dealer of the Year is a prestigious accolade, hotly contested among the dealer network and is awarded to the dealer with the highest performance across all areas of their Kenworth business.

Speaking at PACCAR Australia’s annual awards ceremony Damian Smethurst, PACCAR Australia’s Managing Director, presented the award to Justin Brooks, David Burn and Chris Dziedzic, congratulating the team on its extraordinary customer advocacy, professionalism and unwavering commitment.

“The Kenworth Dealer of the Year award is not about who sells the most trucks, but which dealer provides the best overall performance for the customer. Kenworth DAF Wodonga epitomises this and is a very deserving winner,” said Damian.

Chairman and Co-owner, Chris said “I am so proud of David Burn and the wonderful team for taking out the most prestigious award in the Australia/New Zealand Transport Industry, Kenworth Dealer of the Year. Working with such an incredible partner as PACCAR, along with our wonderful suppliers, has made our goal of delivering the world’s best, Australian-made trucks possible. Match this with the support of our fantastic, loyal customers and we have the perfect recipe for success.

I am so proud to have handed over the Dealer Principal reins to David and to see his development. This achievement has benefits for both our people and the business from a brand reputation point of view and reinforces that we are the best of the best”.

I would also like to thank the entire PACCAR Australia team, the best partner in the business. PACCAR continually exceeds expectations, consistently delivers quality trucks, parts and aftersales support, and we value this support. Lastly and most importantly, we have the best customers who support TCTC. We look forward to the future and the continued journey together. Thank you!”

Kenworth DAF Wodonga also referred to as Twin City Truck Centre was established in 1979 and is situated on the New South Wales and Victorian border. Since this time, the dealership has also been the worth recipient of the PACCAR Parts, Service and PACCAR Financial awards.

Photo caption: Michael Long – Director Sales and Marketing PACCAR Australia, David Burn – General Manager Kenworth DAF Wodonga, Damian Smethurst – Managing Director PACCAR Australia.