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2018 DAF Dealer Innovation Award

At the DAF Dealer Meeting, Southpac was awarded with the 2018 DAF Dealer Innovation award. Jon Mitchell (National Service Manager) and Richard Smart (General Sales Manager) attended the DAF Dealer Meeting to receive this prestige award. Pictured are Jon Mitchell, Michael de Boer, Richard Smart and Jan van Keulen, Director of DAF Sales Operations. PACCAR…

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Kenworth Dealer of the Year 2018

For a second consecutive year and against a field of more than 25 dealers across Australasia, New Zealand’s Southpac Trucks has been awarded Kenworth Dealer of the Year. The prestigious Kenworth Dealer of the Year accolade is hotly contested and is awarded to the dealership with the highest ranking across five main areas: truck sales,…

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Southpac Truckers & Loggers Fishing Tournament

This year was the 15th Southpac Truckers & Loggers Fishing Tournament 2018 held in the Bay of Islands in March and hosted by the Bay of Islands Swordfish Club. 42 teams and over 160 anglers registered for this year’s tournament making it one of the biggest yet, with participants coming from all over New Zealand.…

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Kenworth Dealer of the Year 2017

Southpac Trucks recently won Australasia’s Kenworth Dealer of the Year 2017 for outstanding sales, service and support. The Kenworth Dealer of the Year is the result of many factors, not just about who sells the most truck, but which dealer provides the best overall performance for the customer and the award recognises many achievements over the…

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Kenworth T900 Legend

A dozen Legend 900s heading this way More than 250 of Kenworth’s special edition ‘Legend 900’ model, which premiered at the Brisbane Truck Show in May, were sold during the one-day that they were on sale. Of those, 12 are confirmed for New Zealand. “It’s a fantastic result,” said Richard Smart, Southpac Trucks, General Sales…

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Allied to the cause

The first T359A in the country and the first new Kenworth in the Allied Concrete fleet. The weight on this truck’s shoulders is huge as it sets out to cement the famous bug’s position in both company and market. Download the full article

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