MHC Kenworth - Colorado Named 2010 Kenworth Dealer of the Year

KIRKLAND, Wash., Feb. 18, 2011 – MHC Kenworth Colorado was named 2010 Kenworth Dealer of the Year for the United Stat es and Canada at the annual Kenworth Dealer Meeting held recently at the PACCAR Engine Plant in Columbus, Miss.

“It’s a great honor for MHC Kenworth Colorado to receive the prestigious Kenworth Dealer of the Year award,” said Tim Mu rphy, president of MHC Kenworth, which operates 41 Kenworth dealerships in 10 states. “We sell The World’s Best® trucks and our many dedicated employees strive every day to provide The World’s Best customer support. It’s certainly gratifying to be recognized for our efforts from among the many outstanding Kenworth dealers.” The award encompasses MHC Kenworth Colorado locations in Colorado Springs, Denver, Grand Junction, Greeley and Pueblo, Colo., and Cheyenne, Wyo.

MHC Kenworth Colorado was chosen as Kenworth Dealer of the Year from among Kenworth’s five Gold Award winners for 2010. Other Gold Award winners are Custom Truck Sales (Regina, Sask.), Edmonton Kenworth (Edmonton, Alb.); Kenworth of Buffalo (Buffalo, N.Y.), and Kenworth of South Louisiana ( Gray, La.).

“MHC Kenworth Colorado had an outstanding performance during 2010,” said Bill Kozek, Kenworth general manager and PACCAR vice president. “Our Dealer of the Year offers the entire Kenworth heavy and medium duty product line – including the Kenworth T700 and PACCAR MX engine, operates excellent facilities, invests in the business, and has employees who are relentless in their pursuit of providing exceptional customer support. MHC Kenworth Colorado exemplifies The World’s Best.”

During the Kenworth Dealer Meeting, Kenworth also honored its 13 Silver Award winners for 2010 which are: Bayview Kenworth, GreatWest Kenworth, Kenworth Amos, Kenworth of Jacksonville, Kenworth Quebec, MHC Kenworth – Kansas City, MHC Kenworth Oklahoma, Motor Power Kenworth – Great Falls, Papé Kenworth of Central California, Truck Ente rprises – Harrisonburg, Wallwork Kenworth, Wichita Kenworth and Wisconsin Kenworth.

Kenworth’s quality products, combined with excellent dealer support from dealers like MHC Kenworth Colorado, contributed to Kenworth receiving the 2010 J.D. Power and Associates award for “Highest in Customer Satisfaction for Medium Duty Truck Dealer Service.”*

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 Kenworth. A PACCAR Company.


*Kenworth received the highest numerical score for medium-duty truck dealer service in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2010 Medium Duty Truck Customer Satisfaction StudySM.  Study based on responses from 1,258 respondents measuring 8 manufacturers. Survey was of primary maintainers and owner operators and measures overall service quality of new (2009 model year) medium-duty (Class 5, 6, and 7) trucks (2009 model year).  Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in June-August 2010. Your experiences may vary.  Visit<br>

Recent Kenworth Dealer of Year Winners

2010 MHC Kenworth Colorado
2009 MHC Kenworth - Kansas City
2008 Kenworth of South Texas 2007 Custom Truck Sales
2006 Edmonton Kenworth
2005 MHC Kenworth Texas
2004 NorCal Kenworth
2003 Tri-State Kenworth
2002 Inland Kenworth - Canada
2001 Edmonton Kenworth
2000: Kenworth Northwest

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