Volvo Trucks has awarded S&S Volvo of Lima, Ohio as its 2017 Dealer of the Year for North America. Volvo Trucks also honored its top dealers in Canada and Mexico. The 2017 Canada Dealer of the Year is Sterling Truck and Trailer Sales of Regina, Saskatchewan, and the 2017 Mexico Dealer of the Year is Tractocamiones y Refacciones de Chihuahua SA de CV of Chihuahua.

The annual North American Dealer of the Year award recognized S&S Volvo of Lima, Ohio and its employees for outstanding performance in a number of key areas, including new truck sales, market share, parts sales, customer satisfaction, dealer operating standards, franchise investment and support for other dealers.

“S&S Volvo excelled in a strong market in 2017 and consistently exceeded their organizational goals while delivering outstanding service and support to Volvo Trucks customers,” said Bruce Kurtt, senior vice president of sales for Volvo Trucks North America. “Dealer principal Todd Schaub and the whole S&S Volvo team maintain a strong commitment to the success of their customers and are an exceptional representation of the Volvo brand.”

S&S Volvo, in business for more than twenty years, greatly exceeded its sales objectives, nearly doubling their 2017 sales plan, and supported a wide range of customers and applications with products across Volvo’s Class 8 product lineup. They strongly utilize ASIST, Volvo’s online service management and communication platform, and nearly half of the technicians at S&S Volvo maintain Volvo Master Technician certification.

Volvo Trucks’ 2017 Dealer of the Year award recipients include:

North America S&S Volvo – Lima, Ohio
U.S., Central Region M&K Truck Centers – Alsip, Illinois
U.S., Northeast Region S&S Volvo – Lima, Ohio
U.S., Southeast Region Action Truck Center – Dothan, Alabama
U.S., Southwest Region Volvo Trucks of Waco – Waco, Texas
U.S., Western Region Mobile Fleet Service – Yakima, Washington
Canada Sterling Truck & Trailer Sales – Regina, Saskatchewan
Mexico Tractocamiones y Refacciones de Chihuahua SA de CV, Chihuahua

S&S Volvo dealer principal Todd Schaub (right of center) and wife Lynn Schaub (center) receive the award for the 2017 Volvo Trucks North American Dealer of the Year from (left to right) Bruce Kurtt, senior vice president of sales for Volvo Trucks North America, Chris Gossler, regional vice president northeast U.S. region and Göran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks North America.

Volvo Trucks North America, headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina, is one of the leading heavy-duty truck manufacturers in North America. Its Uptime Services commitment is delivered by a network of nearly 400 authorized dealers across North America and the 24/7 Volvo Trucks Uptime Center. Every Volvo truck is assembled in the Volvo Trucks New River Valley manufacturing facility in Dublin, Virginia, which meets the internationally recognized ISO 9001 standard for quality, 14001 standard for environmental care and holds a dual ISO 50001/Superior Energy Performance certification at the platinum level, indicating a sustained excellence in energy management. Volvo Trucks North America provides complete transport solutions for its customers, offering a full range of diesel, alternative-fuel and all-electric vehicles, and is part of the Volvo Trucks global organization.

Volvo Trucks supplies complete transport solutions for discerning professional customers with its full range of medium- and heavy-duty trucks. Customer support is provided via a global network of dealers with 2,300 service points in about 130 countries. Volvo trucks are assembled in 12 countries across the globe. In 2022 approximately 145,000 Volvo trucks were delivered worldwide. Volvo Trucks is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. Volvo Trucks’ work is based on the core values of quality, safety and environmental care.