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DAF Launches New PACCAR MX-11 Euro 6 Engine

  DAF Launches New PACCAR MX-11 Euro 6 Engine

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BELLEVUE, Wash. -- March 22, 2013

DAF Trucks (Nasdaq:PCAR) launched the new PACCAR MX-11 Euro 6 engine in
Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The MX-11 engine will be available in DAF’s Euro 6
CF and XF vehicles and is scheduled to begin European production in the fall
of 2013. It is planned for the PACCAR MX-11 engine to be available in Kenworth
and Peterbilt trucks in 2015. “The new PACCAR MX-11 engine delivers excellent
fuel efficiency and reliability, while contributing to a quiet, optimized
driver environment,” said Harrie Schippers, DAF president.

PACCAR MX-11 Engine (Photo: Business Wire)

PACCAR MX-11 Engine (Photo: Business Wire)

The PACCAR MX-11 engine is a 10.8-liter, six-cylinder, in-line engine with
power outputs of 290 hp to 440 hp and a torque range up to 1,550 lb-ft. The
MX-11 engine is a double overhead camshaft design and features a compact
graphite iron (CGI) engine block and cylinder head for long-lasting
durability. The PACCAR MX-11 engine incorporates a high pressure common rail
fuel injection system, a turbo charger with variable geometry and innovative
technologies to maximize efficiency, including encapsulated wiring harnesses
and advanced engine management systems.

PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer
support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the
Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR also designs and manufactures
advanced diesel engines, 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, and
its homepage is

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