Isuzu  has congratulated its dealer network on the back of its record sales and history making break through the 10000 annual sales barrier at the company’s annual dealer of the year awards.

Isuzu reached the milestone of being top truck brand for the past 30 consecutive years in 2018 and sold a massive 10027 trucks for the year.

Which  the company said was made possible by the hard work of its national Dealer Network.

Isuzu announced Ballarat Isuzu for the third time as its national dealer of the year last week at the company’s annual national dealer meeting in Melbourne.

Notching up an impressive hat-trick in 2018 with the achievement of National Dealer of the Year, was.

IAL MD Ms Hiroko Yaguchi said it was the unrelenting focus on the delivery of exemplary customer service and support that saw Ballarat Isuzu achieve the award once again in 2018.

“Ian Deacon and his team at Ballarat Isuzu are examples of the Isuzu difference and what has kept us number one for 30 years in a row,” she said.

“Testament to this success is the expansion of the Ballarat Isuzu operation with the team recently also taking on the Mount Gambier Isuzu Trucks dealer franchise.

“Sales Dealer of the Year went to Tracserv in Dubbo while Suttons Trucks at Arncliffe in Sydney won. Service Dealer of the Year for the third year in a row, capping off a huge year for the Sydney-based dealer.

Parts Dealer of the Year award was shared between Peel Valley Isuzu in Tamworth and  Ballarat Isuzu.

Outgoing IAL Director and Chief Executive Officer, Phil Taylor, congratulated the winners in what was his last appearance at a national dealer meeting function. 

“These gatherings are important and serve as a fantastic opportunity to celebrate our collective efforts each year.

“I’m very proud of the achievements of our dealer network. They are at the coalface every day, and it’s their professionalism and dedication to the brand that ensures our success year after year.