Worldwide opens and relocates Kenworth dealerships in Kentucky, West Virginia

Jonathan Willis

August 16, 2017

Worldwide Equipment has relocated and opened four Kenworth dealerships to enhance parts and service support for customers operating in the coal-producing region of eastern Kentucky and West Virginia.

The latest Worldwide Equipment dealership actions include:

  • Opened a 26,000 sq.-ft. Kenworth parts and service location with easy access to U.S. Interstate 64 in White Sulphur Springs, W.V.
  • Opened an 18,000 sq.-ft. Kenworth parts and service location in Lowmansville, Ky.
  • Relocated its full-service Kenworth dealership in Prestonsburg to an existing 22,000 sq.-ft. site in Louisa, Ky.
  • Relocated its former parts and service store in South Charleston, W.V., to a larger and more modern, 32,000 sq.-ft. facility in Cross Lanes, and upgraded it to a full-service dealership.

“Worldwide Equipment’s significant investments are focused on serving our customers based in Appalachia and those traveling through the region. With these new dealerships and relocations, fleets and their drivers have access to expanded parts and service offerings, including an additional 18 service bays in modern, updated and conveniently located dealerships that can be easily expanded as our business grows,” says Terry Dotson, president and chief executive officer of Worldwide Equipment.

The new White Sulphur Springs parts and service dealership is located on a 7-acre site at 38378 Midland Trail East. The facility features 18 service bays, a comfortable drivers’ lounge and a 4,000 sq.-ft. parts department with a 700 sq.-ft. parts display area.

The new Lowmansville parts and service dealership is located on a 7-acre lot at 85 August Circle off U.S. Highway 23, a major freight corridor. It features a 7,000 sq.-ft. parts department with an 800 sq.-ft. parts display area, and a large parts inventory.

The 22,000 sq.-ft. Louisa full-service dealership is at 17033 U.S. Highway 23 less than a mile from the Kentucky-West Virginia border on a 5-acre site. It features 12 service bays, a 4,700 sq.-ft. parts department with 550 sq.-ft. parts display area, and a comfortable drivers’ lounge.

The new Cross Lanes full-service dealership is in a 32,000 sq.-ft. facility located on a 7-acre lot at 1 Jain Drive. It features a 6,000 sq.-ft. parts department with a 1,000 sq.-ft. parts display area, drivers’ lounge, and 17 service bays.

There are no comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *