PACCAR Australia will donate $100,000 to the bushfire appeal, the commercial vehicle manufacturer has confirmed.
In a statement the parent company of Kenworth and DAF said it was concerned by the current bushfire crisis being experienced across the country.
"The concern for all affected is also being affected globally and US parent company PACCAR Inc has donated $70,000AUD to the Australian Red Cross. In addition, PACCAR Australia Dealers are donating a further $30,000 to the Australian Red Cross."
Andrew Hadjikakou, Managing Director PACCAR Australia said the unprecedented scale of the ongoing bushfire disaster was a tragedy for everyone impacted.
"We most sincerely hope our contribution goes some way to continuing to support Australian Red Cross to deliver assistance to locally-affected communities,” he said.