Who We Are

Brent Thackston - President of Hickory International and Hickory Isuzu
Your International, Isuzu, Kubota, and Outdoor Equipment specialists.

We are a family owned and operated business centrally located in Harford County, Maryland. Here at Hickory International and Hickory Isuzu, we pride ourselves on providing a superior product line for commercial trucks, commercial landscaping, and quality residential property maintenance.

Sales and Service go hand-in-hand, from our Master Certified Diesel Technicians and Certified Small Engine Repair Technicians - no job is too small. Stop in and experience our friendly, knowledgeable staff and allow us to serve you!

Why Us

  • We're Specialists

    From Sales to Service to Warranty, we pride ourselves on the training and certifications our Employees adhere to. Technology is constantly evolving and we evolve with it.

  • On-Time Performance

    We know time is money, and no one can afford to have equipment out on repair service for very long. The #1 priority of our Service Department is to get your equipment repaired properly in the least amount of time possible.

  • Family Owned & Operated

    The Thackston Family has owned and operated Hickory International and Hickory Isuzu since 1980. That's over 35-years of experience we have to offer you.


We know your quality of your work depends on the quality of trucks and equipment we provide you with.

Every time our door opens its an opportunity. Its our job to gain your trust in that we understand your needs and we are competently skilled to accommodate them.

Knowledgeable, Friendly Sales Staff and Parts Department. Certified, Experienced Service Department. Come in and experience all that we have to offer you.

Our Team

Dustin Smith
Dustin Smith

Lawn & Garden Service Writer
(410) 838-4200 x349

What We Do

Truck & Equipment Sales

International, Isuzu, Kubota, eXmark, Cub Cadet and so much more.

Parts Inventory

Tens of thousands our parts, and we know how to find them all.

Service & Repair

Master Diesel Technicians and Certified Small Engine Technicians.


We understand that you have many options in the marketplace, and are pleased that you have made Hickory International and Hickory Isuzu your premier choice for commercial trucks, tractors, and residential and commercial mowers.

We are committed to providing you with the best products at the lowest prices. Thank you for the opportunity to serve you.


Jeffrey Schuster

"Great service, showed up right before the shop closed had an issue with a stripped bolt on my blade, the mechanic was really helpful, quick and kind. Got it off for me within minutes. Also the lady at the parts desk was great to us and knew exactly what we needed!!!!"

Jeffrey Schuster

"I would just like to say thank you for your prompt and effective truck repair service! I will recommend Hickory International to all my friends and family..."

David Peters