March 15, 2013
Carolina Powertrain has joined VIPAR Heavy Duty’s network of distributors.
The 11 year old company is based in Charlotte, N.C., and provides service within a 30-mile radius of Charlotte with two outside salesmen and two delivery trucks. A branch location in Hickory, N.C. opened in 2009 and serves customers within a 25-mile radius with two delivery vehicles and one outside salesman. Between its two locations the company has 15 employees.
“We are pleased to welcome Carolina Powertrain to the VIPAR Heavy Duty family,” said Jim Pennig, vice president, business development, VIPAR Heavy Duty. “The addition of Carolina Powertrain is a strategic addition to the VIPAR Heavy Duty network as we continue to strengthen our distribution presence in the Carolina marketplace.”
Carolina Powertrain specializes in driveline and gearing, and provides a variety of other heavy duty parts and services to its customers.