Three Reasons to Lease Your Trucks

Jason Morgan, Editor from Fleet Equipment Magazine (USA), has conveyed three compelling reasons why Leasing your trucks makes good business sense. To access the full article, click here: http://www.fleetequipmentmag.com/three-reasons-lease-trucks/      

Andrew Hadjikakou announced as new Managing Director for PACCAR Australia

PACCAR Australia has announced the promotion of long-serving Andrew Hadjikakou to managing director in the wake of Mike Dozier’s upcoming move back to the US. According to the company, Dozier will finish his role as PACCAR Australia managing director in March and assume the position of vice president and general manager at the Kenworth Truck Company – a role based in …

First Full Service Lease delivered to Southern Stockfeeds

PacLease delivered a new Kenworth T409SAR prime mover, under a Full Service Lease contract, to Southern Stockfeeds, a leading supplier of quality stockfeed to the dairy, beef, pork, sheep and poultry industries across Regional Victoria. Tim Buckler, Transport Manager for Southern Stockfeeds attended the handover ceremony conducted at the Kenworth DAF Melbourne dealership. This unit is the first Full Service …

Power on with PacLease

Australian truck operators have welcomed PACCAR Australia’s entry into the full-service truck rental and leasing market. The company’s global subsidiary, PacLease has seen phenomenal growth worldwide off a worldwide trend, one that’s creating a lot of interest among local fleet operators. “Customers are recognising the value of outsourcing fleet management services,” PacLease Australia’s Director, Olen Hunter explained. “With PacLease, PACCAR …

PacLease Adds Kenworth B-Double Rated Equipment to Rental Fleet

PacLease Melbourne announced its latest wave of new rental equipment includes the premium Kenworth K200 B-Double rated prime mover which is available to rent on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. The K200 is the flagship B-Double rated prime mover of the rapidly expanding PacLease rental fleet. With its 2.3m sleeper cab, a 15-litre Cummins ISXe5 engine rated to 550 …

PacLease Partners with Trimble to provide Telematics

Trimble announced today that PACCAR Leasing Company (PacLease), one of the fastest-growing commercial truck leasing companies in the global transport industry, has rolled out Trimble’s telematics solution – Truck4U – across its new truck rental and leasing fleet in Australia. PacLease launched its Australian Truck Rental and Leasing Services division earlier this year and has deployed the Truck4U solution, enabling …

Andrew Mills Hired as Truck Lease and Rental Sales Manager – PacLease Melbourne

PacLease Australia announced the promotion of Andrew Mills to the position of Lease and Rental Sales Manager – PacLease.  Mills will manage the Melbourne Truck Lease and Rental Fleet and work with customers to expand the PacLease fleet in the Melbourne area. “We’re excited to have Andrew join the PacLease team” said Olen Hunter, Director – PacLease Australia. “Andrew’s experience in …

New Value in Leasing

This month  Olen Hunter sat down with Prime Mover magazine to discuss the benefits of leasing. “Running a modern road transport fleet is a huge financial commitment that can quickly tie up more capital than expected,” says Olen Hunter, head of PACCAR Australia’s newly founded leasing arm, PacLease. “You have on-going expenses like fuel, insurance and maintenance, but you don’t get …

PACCAR opens Truck Rental and Leasing division in Australia

PACCAR Australia will enter the full-service truck rental and leasing market in Australia with the launch of PacLease Truck Rental and Leasing Services later this month. Headquartered in Bayswater, Victoria, the company will begin renting and leasing Kenworth and DAF’s full line-up of trucks from the joint Kenworth/ DAF dealership in Laverton, Victoria. “Paccar Leasing is truly a global company and …