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 Australia has a proud 50-year history of manufacturing and selling trucks and related services and parts in Australia. From its inception in 1966, to the production of the 50,000th Kenworth truck in 2013, to the importing and selling of the multi-award winning DAF Trucks, all supported and complemented by PACCAR Parts, PACCAR Financial and most recently PacLease, the company has celebrated a number of significant milestones. By taking the best practices in product and service development from PACCAR Inc. and, not just adapting them for the local market but reengineering them to suit the unique Australian conditions, PACCAR Australia has been awarded a range of accolades for its commitment to Australian manufacturing, its employees and innovation.