Kenworth DAF Adelaide Named as DAF Dealer of the Year 2022

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Kenworth DAF Adelaide has been named the 2022 DAF Dealer of the Year. This is the first time Kenworth DAF Adelaide has been awarded the accolade since its introduction in 2002. 


The DAF Dealer of the Year award was presented to Kenworth DAF Adelaide Managing Director, Jonathan Crawford. The award acknowledges Dealer performance across all areas of the DAF business and recognises excellence in truck sales, parts sales, service, finance, and overall customer support – all areas in which Kenworth DAF Adelaide exceled throughout 2022.


Kenworth DAF Adelaide is situated on a large 12-acre site, boasting the latest, state-of-the-art truck sales, truck rental, service and parts facilities making it one of Australia’s most advanced truck dealerships.


Andrew Hadjikakou, PACCAR Australia’s Managing Director, presented the Dealer of the Year trophy, congratulating Jonathan for this superb achievement to win the hotly contested DAF award and crediting the team for its outstanding performance.


“In a year that still showed remnants of the pandemic and presented challenges due to global supply chain issues, Kenworth DAF Adelaide continued to not only exceed expectations, but also demonstrated the team’s drive to deliver an excellent customer experience in service and support to our DAF customers,” said Andrew.


Jonathan Crawford was delighted his team won the award, saying, “Despite a challenging year, the result is worth it. I couldn’t be more proud of the entire team across our three locations for going that extra mile every day. To win feels like a well-deserved reward and one that certainly belongs to every member of the team. This award also belongs to our great DAF customers, who continue to place their faith in us to support their business.”


“The strength of our relationship with the PACCAR team certainly contributes to this success. I want to thank everyone at PACCAR for their highly valued levels of support.” added Jonathan.


Kenworth DAF Adelaide, also known as CMV Truck Centre, is part of the CMV group. CMV Group is a fourth-generation family-owned business established in 1934, employing over 1600 people in South Australia and Victoria.

Over this journey, the group has forged strong relationships with its customers and continues to provide the commercial vehicle industry with the highest quality services and facilities.