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 and are now locally assembling the CF85.510 prime mover at the Bayswater, Victoria facility. Genuine Kenworth and DAF parts as well as aftermarket TRP 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.
For more than 30 years, PACCAR Financial has been dedicated to financing trucks and trailers for Kenworth and DAF customers in Australia. Experts in the trucking business, the road ...
Our integrated PACCAR Powertrain is engineered to bring power and performance together, so you can maximise your investments kilometre after kilometre. PACCAR’s 12-speed automated transmission and MX-13 engine are an ideal combination for single trailer, tipper and dog and a variety of heavy duty applications.
PACCAR AUSTRALIA VOLUNTEERS ASSIST WITH BUSHFIRE RECOVERY
In late 2019 and early 2020, after months of severe drought in many rural areas, followed by record-breaking temperatures early in the season, Australia suffered devastating bushfires. The fires were … Read More
PACCAR AND DEALERS DONATE $100,000 TO BUSHFIRE APPEAL
PACCAR Australia, whose brands include Kenworth and DAF, is as devastated as every Australian by the current bushfire crisis being experienced across the country. The concern for all affected is … Read More
PACCAR FINANCIAL CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF FINANCING KENWORTH AND DAF TRUCKS
Established in 1979, PACCAR Financial this year commemorates 40 years in Australia. To mark the occasion, on 25 September PACCAR Financial staff, along with PACCAR Australia Managing Director, Andrew Hadjikakou, ... Read More
KENWORTH’S T410 WINS A GOOD DESIGN AWARD FOR DESIGN EXCELLENCE
The new Kenworth T410 received a prestigious Good Design Award in the Product Design category in recognition for its outstanding design and innovation. The winners of Australia's peak industry design ... Read More
The Royal Melbourne Hospital Department of Neurosurgery is at the forefront of brain tumour treatment and complex surgeries in Australia. It is a leading centre for brain cancer and cerebrovascular, … Read More
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
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.