JX Truck Center expands Illinois coverage area

JX Truck Center has acquired Heartland Peterbilt in Effingham, Ill. 

Heartland Peterbilt, previously owned and operated by Tony Griffith, has been serving the greater Effingham area with a strong reputation for delivering superior customer service and quality repairs for many years. Since Griffith's unfortunate passing in June 2020, his outstanding team in Effingham has proudly carried on his legacy and has continued to share his passion for the industry.

“We are proud to welcome Heartland Peterbilt and its dedicated associates to the JX family and would like to thank Diana Nuxoll and her entire team for their hard work and dedication” says Eric Jorgensen, president and CEO, JX Truck Center.  “With this expansion, we will be able to strengthen our support for fleets and repair shops of all sizes in the region.”

The dealership, under the leadership of Regional Operations Manager Heath Littrel, will offer heavy- and medium-duty service repair, all makes parts sales, truck financing, leasing, and truck rental. The dealership is located at 1901 W. Evergreen Ave., and is open from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturdays.

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