Penske New Zealand will open the doors of its brand-new Tauranga facility on Monday, 1 May 2023 providing full retail sales, parts, and service support for the Western Star Trucks, Man Truck & Bus, Dennis Eagle, MTU, and Detroit brands.
The purpose-built building comprises 2548m squared of workshop space, a 448m squared parts warehouse, and 745m squared of retail and office space, including a drivers’ lounge.
Situated on 14,381m squared of land, the state-of-the-art facility houses eleven 30m truck bays, three pre-delivery inspection bays, a transport engineering workshop, a 30m drive-through wash bay, a full-length service pit, and two flush-mounted 24m tandem full vehicle hoists.
“Our team in Tauranga is very excited to be relocating to our new branch next week and welcoming our customers to a bespoke facility,” said Tim Geenty, branch manager of Penske New Zealand Tauranga.
“Our purpose-built infrastructure will allow us to deliver exceptional customer service now and into the future.”
Penske New Zealand country manager Brent Warner added that the new branch formed a key part of the organisation’s future plans.
“Further to the opening of our brand-new Christchurch facility in 2019, with our new Tauranga site we are demonstrating our commitment to the New Zealand market and our customers,” he said.
“Penske New Zealand has bold growth plans, and our investment in our people and locations is integral to that.”
Penske New Zealand’s new facility is located at 115 Kaweroa Drive, Omanawa, Tauranga.