Penske Australia has announced a change to its dealer network in the NSW New England city of Tamworth with its sales, parts, and service dealer, North Star Motors transferring its Tamworth dealership to Double R Trucks.
Double R Trucks Tamworth becomes the seventh dealership for Double R across New South Wales and Western Australia, with Penske highlighting the company’s expertise across heavy-duty trucking, mining, and agricultural industries,\ .
Penske says that Double R was established in 2005, and has grown over the last decade and a half expanding services, across various markets , and locations.
The former North Star Motors location at 105 Gunnedah Road Tamworth, which is just a few minutes from Double R Equipment’s Dampier Street operation, will transition to\ Double R Trucks, with shared resources and capabilities across the two locations.
“It is an exciting step forward for Double R to have joined the Penske Australia dealer network representing the Western Star Trucks, MAN Truck & Bus, Dennis Eagle, and Detroit brands,” said Rusty Russell, owner and director of Double R Trucks.
“With key members of the former North Star Motors team joining the existing team at Double R, we are committed to delivering outstanding customer support on sales, parts, and service to the Tamworth region across both our locations.
“From the rugged Western Star line-up, the innovative MAN range, and the safe and efficient Dennis Eagles, to the well-proven Detroit engines, we are confident that our partnership with Penske Australia will be a success for all parties including loyal customers in the Tamworth region.
“Double R congratulates North Star Motors on many years of quality brand representation in the Tamworth region.”
North Star Motors Newcastle will continue its appointment as a dealer of Western Star Trucks, MAN Truck & Bus, Dennis Eagle, and Detroit.
Western Star Trucks, MAN Truck & Bus, Dennis Eagle, and Detroit customers can access the team at Double R Trucks at 105 Gunnedah Road Tamworth.