July 2, 2007

Utility Trailer Dealer Announces Utility Trailer of Knoxville - New Dealer in East Tennessee

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., July 2 – Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, a leading manufacturer of dry freight vans, reefers, flatbeds, and Tautliner® curtainsided trailers, is pleased to announce that Utility Trailer of Knoxville is the new name in East Tennessee (www.utilityknoxville.com).

Utility Trailer of Knoxville opened its full service facility to truckers in April 2007 and is conveniently located near Interstates 40, 81 and 75 on I-40 at Exit 407. Comprised of 32,000 square feet, the facility offers both new and used trailer sales, parts, and repair. Utility Trailer of Knoxville offers both owner-operators and fleets the complete Utility solution, including the Utility 3000R® refrigerated trailer with its greater thermal efficiencies, lower tare weight, and higher standard for durability. In addition to the 3000R, the dealership also offers the durable 4000D-X® with its patented, Snag Free? interior, as well as the complete line of Utility heavy duty flatbeds.

The parts department is fully stocked and ready to serve both owner-operators and fleets. With a parts inventory in excess of $500,000, the experienced parts staff can quickly provide the right parts truckers need. Emergency call-out parts delivery is also available.

The service department is staffed with highly qualified technicians who have over 125 combined years of trailer experience. These technicians skillfully make repairs, conduct DOT inspections, and perform brake and suspension work in the dealership’s 10 service bays. Emergency mobile service is also available.

“We are dedicated to providing our customers with the reliable trailers, quality parts and first-class service at a competitive price. As Utility’s newest dealer we’ll be able to give both fleets and owner-operators the best we have each and every day,” said Roy Lampsa, Owner. “In Knoxville we’re committed to treating truckers right.”

“This new dealership reflects the dedication of Utility Trailer of Knoxville to finding the right solutions for their customers. Their commitment to treating the trucker right is a reflection of dealer’s quality and integrity that have made the Utility brand strong for over 90 years,” said Craig Bennett, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing, Utility Trailer.

Utility Trailer of Knoxville is located at 315 E. Dumplin Valley Rd., Kodak, TN 37764.

To learn more about the market-leading Utility 3000R® reefer, 4000D-X® dry van, flatbeds or Tautliner® trailers offered at this and the 100 other Utility dealer locations in North America, visit Utility’s company website at www.utilitytrailer.com

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