The battle of the big hitters in the truck rental and leasing market continues to heat up with Penske Truck Rental and the leasing arm of PACCAR Australia, PacLease Australia going blow for blow.

PacLease has announced the addition of a new franchise location to serve customers in Adelaide, and South Australia.

“We are very excited to announce our expansion into South Australia and the opening of the newest PacLease franchise location in Adelaide to serve the Australian road transport community” said Olen Hunter, Director of PacLease Australia.

“This marks the eleventh location to open since we launched PacLease two years ago and we’re pleased to expand with the CMV Group in Cavan, South Australia, which will provide excellent access to our growing customer base” he said.

“We see Truck Rental, Full Service Leasing and Contract Maintenance as a strategic addition to our business allowing us to better serve both our current and future customers” said Jonathan Crawford, General Manager for CMV Group’s Adelaide Kenworth and DAF dealerships.

“Rental and leasing products are becoming very popular and we’re excited to be able to offer our customers quality Kenworth and DAF trucks through our PacLease operation” he continued.

“Our PacLease business assists our customers in minimising vehicle downtime in addition to our existing value added services.”

The new PacLease location is operated from CMV’s Kenworth DAF Adelaide dealership located at: Kenworth DAF Adelaide on Port Rd at Cavan SA 5094 (08) 8139 4000

This links CMV’s established PacLease locations at Hallam and Bayswater in Melbourne’s east at the Hallam Truck Centre on the Princes Hwy at Hallam .and at Bayswater Truck Centre on Canterbury R at Kilsyth .

These locations offer Kenworth and DAF branded rental and lease vehicles, and customised contract maintenance plans for customer vehicles.