PACCAR Australia is a subsidiary of PACCAR Inc., a technology company that manufactures premium commercial vehicles sold around the world under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF brands. PACCAR Australia comprises Kenworth, DAF, PACCAR Parts, PACCAR Financial and PacLease. Kenworth trucks are designed, engineered and manufactured in Australia to meet the world’s toughest applications and is the heavy duty market leader. PACCAR Australia imports DAF trucks, one of Europe’s leading brands of medium and heavy duty trucks. Aftermarket parts and financial support, including rental and leasing options, are also available through our extensive and always-growing dealership network across Australasia – with dealerships located in every state and territory, as well as New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
PACCAR Parts is a name synonymous with the supply and service of parts. The Bayswater Parts Distribution Centre spans 9,200 square metres and maintains an inventory of 46,000 Kenworth, ...
On Friday January 25, PACCAR Australia held a ground-breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the Bayswater plant expansion. The expansion was first announced at the DAF Australian assembly launch in … Read More
On 12th September, PACCAR Australian attended the 5th Annual Victorian Manufacturing Showcase in the Kardinia Park precinct in Geelong where more than 40 innovative Australian companies in manufacturing, food and … Read More
PACCAR Australia is excited to announce the Bayswater Plant will be implementing major changes over the next three years to extend its production facilities. Changes include a 1500 metre factory … Read More
PACCAR Australia managing director, Andrew Hadjikakou, officially presented the first locally-produced DAF CF85 prime mover to long-term supporters of DAF Trucks Australia, Cahill Transport. The historic event took place at … Read More
A vibrant and exciting business, PACCAR Australia offers great opportunities for long and successful careers. Starting with a comprehensive induction program, the range of paths our employees can take is extensive. The benefits of working at PACCAR Australia include wide-ranging training options, on-site cafe, free parking and opportunities for advancement in all areas of the business.
In 1905 William Pigott Snr founded Seattle Car MFg Co, which later merged with Twohy Brothers to become Pacific Car and Foundry Company. More than 110 years later PACCAR Inc. is now one of the world’s largest companies with more than 23,000 employees, and multiple manufacturing sites and offices around the world. PACCAR was recognised as a technology leader in InformationWeek magazine’s ‘2015 Elite 100 Companies’.
The PACCAR dealer network for Kenworth and DAF trucks is one of the strongest in Australia, comprising factory-trained, experienced technicians who have access to modern facilities, diagnostic equipment and specialist tooling. Offering a wide range of services from truck cleaning to total overhauls, your local Kenworth and DAF dealership has the specialist equipment, skills and expertise to look after you and your truck.
All PACCAR engines are designed to offer the highest standards of economy, reliability and durability. PACCAR Engines are cleaner and deliver high power and torque at low engine speeds. The outstanding quality of the current range of PACCAR engines is a reflection of over 50 years experience that PACCAR has accumulated in the development and production of its own engines.