MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd appoints Manchetts Group in Peterborough


MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd, as part of the continuing development and investment strategy of its UK commercial vehicle dealer network, has confirmed Manchetts PB Ltd (trading as Manchetts Peterborough) as a MAN sales, service and parts dealer in the Peterborough area, following their takeover of the business of Motus Commercials.

Remaining on the same site, located in the Fengate area of Peterborough and with their satellite depot at Pinchbeck in Spalding, Manchetts will continue to provide customers with a one-stop-shop solution for vehicle sales, service and parts for MAN Trucks, Vans, Bus and Coach.

"Manchetts have an excellent reputation and their company ethos clearly puts customer service at the heart of everything they do. This newly appointed Manchetts facility's will service the needs of MAN customers operating truck, van, bus and coach products throughout Cambridgeshire and Eastern England," said Eva Evans, Head of Network Development and Strategic Projects, MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd.

"Taking over the existing Motus Commercials facility and the skills and services of the highly motivated, fully trained and experienced workforce is key to continuity and ensures we meet the high levels of service demanded by our customers."

Located within easy reach of the A1 the Manchetts Peterborough facility features a fully equipped and comprehensive specified seven bay workshop, including a state-of-the-art ATF testing lane and a tachograph calibration facility. Supporting the workshop is a fully stocked parts warehouse. 17 fully qualified technicians, supported by experienced parts staff work in shifts throughout the week and across the weekends. Both sites also operate Mobile24 customer support vehicles offering assistance 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Manchetts Peterborough have their own dedicated MAN TGE van sales executive based at the Fengate site and covering truck sales MAN employ their own direct truck sales executive who is also based at the same site.

"At Manchetts Group we pride ourselves on our comprehensive proven track record of successful sales and customer aftersales service." said Peter Bradshaw, Branch Manager, Manchetts Peterborough. "We aim to provide an individual and personalised service to all our customers, truck, van, bus and coach, whilst taking advantage of this excellent opportunity to grow and further expand the business across the region."

The new Manchetts Peterborough dealership is located at:

Fengate, Peterborough, PE1 5XG, Tel: 01733 560591

Satellite depot - Pinchbeck, Spalding, PE113UG. Tel: 01775 725511