Purpose-built to work seamlessly with the MX-13 engine, the new PACCAR 12-speed automated transmission represents a major advancement in powertrain performance, productivity, efficiency, driveability and return on investment.
For more than 50 years, PACCAR has designed and manufactured class-leading engines, delivering more than one million engines globally during this time. Providing innovative solutions and an unwavering commitment to superior customer service and support, all PACCAR engines are designed to offer the highest standards of economy, reliability and durability; they are cleaner and deliver high power and torque at low engine speeds. PACCAR’s core commitment to excellence is evident by the attention to detail through the seamless integration of systems and the use of the highest quality materials. The result is long-term value for customers of Kenworth and DAF who are seeking optimised engine performance. The outstanding quality of the range is a reflection of the years of experience PACCAR has accumulated in the development and production of its own engines.
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.