Commercial Business

Purcell adds commercial service in Tucson

Posted on August 25, 2014

Purcell Tire & Rubber Co. has added commercial vehicle service at its facility in Tucson, Ariz.

Purcell says the facility is equipped to do heavy duty alignments on commercial vehicles with Hunter Engineering equipment. Roadside tire service for fleets is available 24/7. The expanded warehouse stocks multiple tire lines and sizes from Goodyear, Dunlap, Hankook, Michelin, Kelly, Toyo and other brands.

The Purcell Tire and Auto Service Center has three drive-through commercial bays as well as six retail bays. The company says the facility is the newest and largest truck tire center serving all of southern Arizona, New Mexico and Mexico.

Purcell Tire & Service Center is a family-owned business established in 1936. The dealership is No. 14 on the MTD 100 with 65 outlets.

Related Topics: Commercial truck service, Purcell Tire & Rubber Co.

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