Tony Barton joins West Pennine Trucks

Laurie Dealer has been informed that Scania dealer West Pennine Trucks has appointed Tony Barton as sales manager.

The official statement says: "With 34 years experience of the truck industry in a vast number of factory, manufacturer and dealership roles at a senior level both technical and commercial, he is well equipped to head up our busy new sales department.

"Tony is local to West Pennine Trucks Middleton and has worked with the operator base in the North and Midlands for over 10 years in customer facing and direct sales roles, so is already well known & respected by many of our existing customers."

Congratulations and good luck.

2004 Renault Premium 420 CDI Euro-3 tractor: Laurie Dealer's Used Truck of the Week

Laurie Dealer's 'used truck of the week' is... 

This week it's a Renault Premium 420 CDI Euro-3 tractor registered in 2004 on a 04-plate. Privilege high roof sleeper, electric windows/mirrors, full air kit, manual gearbox, price is on application.

Every time Commercial Motor has tested one of these it has got nothing but plaudits.

The dealer is Junction 6 Commercials in Birmingham. 

Job's a good 'un.