2024 DAF TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR

2024 DAF TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR

From a shortlist of four DAF Technicians across Australia, Matthew Henderson of Kenworth DAF Adelaide was named the 2024 PACCAR Australia’s DAF Technician of the Year. Brad May, Chief Engineer PACCAR Australia and Steven Tomaro, Aftersales Manager PACCAR Australia, presented the 2024 DAF Technician of the Year award to Matthew Henderson congratulating him on his…

2024 KENWORTH TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR

2024 KENWORTH TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR

From a shortlist of four Kenworth Technicians across Australia, Grant Brown of Kenworth DAF Bayswater was named PACCAR Australia’s 2024 Kenworth Technician of the Year. Brad May, Chief Engineer PACCAR Australia and Steven Tomaro, Aftersales Manager PACCAR Australia, presented the 2024 Kenworth Technician of the Year award to Grant Brown congratulating him on his win…

KENWORTH DAF HUNTINGWOOD NAMED DAF DEALER OF THE YEAR 2023

KENWORTH DAF HUNTINGWOOD NAMED DAF DEALER OF THE YEAR 2023

Kenworth DAF Huntingwood has been named the 2023 DAF Dealer of the Year. This is the first time Kenworth DAF Huntingwood has been awarded the accolade since its introduction in 2002. The award was presented to Kenworth DAF Huntingwood General Manager, Zane Jamieson. The DAF Dealer of the Year program is structured to reward the…

KENWORTH DAF WODONGA NAMED 2023 KENWORTH DEALER OF THE YEAR

KENWORTH DAF WODONGA NAMED 2023 KENWORTH DEALER OF THE YEAR

Taking out the prestigious award for the phenomenal 8th time, Kenworth DAF Wodonga has been named Kenworth Dealer of the Year for 2023. And if that wasn’t enough, Wodonga added the 2023 PACCAR Financial Dealer of the Year to its long list of achievements. The Kenworth Dealer of the Year is a prestigious accolade, hotly…

KENWORTH HANDS OVER THE 80,000TH AUSTRALIAN-BUILT TRUCK TO BOOTH TRANSPORT

KENWORTH HANDS OVER THE 80,000TH AUSTRALIAN-BUILT TRUCK TO BOOTH TRANSPORT

The 80,000th Australian-designed and -built Kenworth was handed over to Booth Transport today at a celebration at the Kenworth DAF Bayswater Plant in Melbourne.  Fifty-two years after Kenworth began manufacturing its heavy-duty trucks in the suburb of Bayswater, employees came together to participate in an event that saw Booth Transport Director, Peter Booth, and CEO,…

RDO EQUIPMENT JOINS THE PACCAR DEALER NETWORK

RDO EQUIPMENT JOINS THE PACCAR DEALER NETWORK

PACCAR Australia is pleased to announce RDO Australia Group has successfully completed the acquisition of the Inland Truck Centres business that provides sales and aftersales support to Kenworth and DAF customers in Dubbo, Griffith, Orange and Wagga Wagga. Originally founded in 1968 as a machinery dealer in the town of Warren NSW by Peter Swane,…

KENWORTH EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP AND DELIVERS NEW PRIME MOVERS TO SUPERCARS

KENWORTH EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP AND DELIVERS NEW PRIME MOVERS TO SUPERCARS

Supercars is pleased to announce the extension of its partnership with one of the sport’s longest standing sponsors, Kenworth. Two brand new prime movers were delivered to Supercars on the Gold Coast today, which will see Kenworth continue as the Official Heavy Duty Truck Partner of Supercars until at least the end of 2025, which…

PACCAR AUSTRALIA APPOINTS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR

PACCAR AUSTRALIA APPOINTS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR

Leading truck manufacturer and technology company, PACCAR Australia, has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director, Damian Smethurst, who will officially take charge on Monday 8 May 2023. Damian has been with PACCAR Australia for 25 years and has held leadership positions of increasing responsibility including Director of Operations, Chief Engineer, and most recently…

BROWN AND HURLEY KENWORTH DAF CABOOLTURE NAMED 2022 KENWORTH DEALER OF THE YEAR

BROWN AND HURLEY KENWORTH DAF CABOOLTURE NAMED 2022 KENWORTH DEALER OF THE YEAR

Taking out the prestigious award for the first time, Brown and Hurley Kenworth DAF Caboolture has been named Kenworth Dealer of the Year for 2022. Since becoming the first dealer group to distribute Kenworth trucks in Australia in 1964, Brown and Hurley have expanded operations over the years with dealerships located throughout Queensland and New…

KENWORTH DAF ADELAIDE NAMED AS DAF DEALER OF THE YEAR 2022

KENWORTH DAF ADELAIDE NAMED AS DAF DEALER OF THE YEAR 2022

Kenworth DAF Adelaide has been named the 2022 DAF Dealer of the Year. This is the first time Kenworth DAF Adelaide has been awarded the accolade since its introduction in 2002.  The DAF Dealer of the Year award was presented to Kenworth DAF Adelaide Managing Director, Jonathan Crawford. The award acknowledges Dealer performance across all…