DAF Dealer Watts Truck & Van in Cardiff has been crowned ‘Dealer of the Year’ in the manufacturer’s network for 2018.
Watts Truck & Van earned the award after amassing most points in DAF’s dealer target programme – a 12-month analysis of performance against a range of sales, service and parts parameters. Watts Truck & Van was rated as an ‘AA’ performing DAF dealer while its service branches in Newport and Swansea were ‘A’ rated.
Also, Solway DAF in Carlisle was awarded the ‘Managing Directors’ award for its ‘exemplary reputation for customer service’ in 2018. The family-run business, which celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2018, delivered record sales figures, and also earned an ‘AA’ rating.
Solway backed this up with the Parts Dealer of the Year accolade, presented to the company after it achieved 26% parts sales growth year-on-year. Other awards presented at the annual DAF dealer awards were:
. Retail Sales Dealer of the Year: Brian Currie
. Technical Training Dealer of the Year: Norscot Aberdeen
. DAFaid Dealer of the Year: HTC Croydon
. Service Dealer of the Year: Adams Morey
. Independent Service Dealer of the Year: Pelican DAF
. Parts Dealer of the Year: Solway DAF
. TRP Dealer of the Year: Lothian TRP
DAF Trucks Managing Director, Robin Easton said: “All our award winners have raised the bar yet again in 2018.”