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DAF Trucks Displayed at Shanghai Auto Show

April 20, 2011, Shanghai, China PACCAR showcased its premium DAF product line at the Auto Shanghai exhibition, the world’s largest international automotive show.  “PACCAR has a 100-year history in China,” said Dan Sobic, executive vice president.  “The Auto Shanghai event offers an excellent opportunity to exhibit industry-leading DAF vehicles to Chinese commercial vehicle customers.”

DAF Trucks Model LF, CF, XF
DAF Trucks Model LF, CF, XF

The DAF vehicles on display include the LF series for urban distribution applications, the versatile CF series for regional and vocational applications and the flagship XF105 for longer haulage.  All DAF vehicles are equipped with PACCAR engines.  PACCAR’s engines have been honored with the “Bus Engine of the Year” award at Busworld Asia for five consecutive years.  “China is the largest truck market in the world and PACCAR is looking forward to expanding its presence in China,” added Sobic.  DAF is the leading on-highway tractor manufacturer in Europe.  DAF trucks are sold and serviced by a network of over 1,000 independent dealer locations worldwide.

PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the DAF, Kenworth and Peterbilt nameplates.  PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and provides financial services and information technology and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.  PACCAR shares are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, symbol PCAR.  Its homepage is