A look at some of the major events in the history of Christopher Trucks
May 2 , 1951 – Mack Christopher Sr. purchases the White Truck Dealership from Judd Moore on Poinsett Highway in Greenville, S.C.
1953 – Mac Christopher Jr. joins his father at Christopher Trucks.
1961 – Christopher Trucks moves to our current location at the Intersection of I-85 and US 25.
1974 – Freightliner, being distributed through White Motor terminates its agreement with White Motor to become a free standing manufacture and distributor.
1974 – Christopher Trucks is awarded a Freightliner franchise, making Christopher Trucks one of the oldest family owned Freightliner franchise in the nation.
1981 – Volvo purchases the bankrupt White Motor to become Volvo White.
1981 – Daimler Benz purchases Freightliner Corporation.
1985 – 3rd generation Scott Christopher joins Christopher Trucks.
1987 – Christopher Trucks purchases the Isuzu Commercial Vehicle franchise from Fairway Ford.
1988 – Volvo and General Motors merge to become Volvo GM Heavy Truck Corporation.
1993 – Christopher Trucks is purchased by Scott Christopher.
1994 – Christopher Trucks sells the Volvo GM Heavy Truck franchise.
2001 – Christopher Trucks is awarded the Sprinter Vans franchise
2007 – Christopher Truck Sales purchases Greenville Sterling Western Star and moves it to our current Piedmont, S.C. location.
2016 – 4th generation Stuart Christopher joins Christopher Trucks Sales