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Canadian Kenworth dealers recognized

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Kenworth Montreal and Kenworth Truck Centres of Ontario recently received Silver Awards from the truck maker.

The awards were presented at the company’s annual dealer meeting held recently in San Diego, Calif. Pape Kenworth, which operates a chain of dealerships in the western states, was named North American Dealer of the Year. It was also named the top dealer for Paccar engine sales.

MHC Kenworth was named Kenworth’s top medium-duty dealer.

Kenworth said it obtained its best ever 9% share of medium-duty retail sales in the US and Canada last year.

Kenworth also recognized some dealer milestones, including Custom Truck Sales in Regina, Sask., which turned 50 last year and GreatWest Kenworth in Calgary, Alta., which celebrated 45 years in business. Other Canadian dealers celebrating anniversaries in 2015 included: Kenworth Truck Centres of Ontario (35 years); and Kenworth Maska and Kenworth Montreal (25 years).