Hawthorne Cat, located in Escondido, CA, is committed to partnering with our customers and exceeding their expectations with exceptional products and services through our empowered team that demonstrates strong work ethic, integrity, and teamwork. Your complete satisfaction as a partner with Caterpillar and Hawthorne Cat Escondido will always be our highest priority.


1620 Mission Road
Escondido, CA 92029

760.740.2900 rentals
760.740.2911 parts
800.750.4228 toll free

6:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday

Parts Hours:
7:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Friday

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Nick Ewing-Pistelak
Branch Manager
760.740.2900 office
619.368.8736 mobile
[email protected]

Chris Wallace
Rental Sales Representative
760.740.2900 office
949.337.0208 mobile
[email protected]

Kristina Flynn
Governmental Rental Representative
619.334.8757 office
619.602.1436 mobile
[email protected]




Dominique Ghandour
Rental Coordinator
760.740.2900 office
[email protected]

Cat® Equipment
Hawthorne Cat is your local Escondido, California dealer of Caterpillar equipment with over 300 models in 35 product categories. Caterpillar's machinery and attachments set the standard for exceptional quality, long-term reliability, and outstanding durability.

Hawthorne Rentals
Hawthorne Rentals of Escondido offers a wide selection of late-model, low-hour, high-quality equipment from the foremost manufacturers. No matter what your rental needs are, give us a call and let us show you the Hawthorne Difference.

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With over 60 years of industry experience, Hawthorne Cat of Escondido offers an outstanding service department that delivers the best customer experience in the industry. Our certified Cat technicians are trained to service all Cat products and other brand name equipment.

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With over 60 years of industry experience, Hawthorne Cat of Escondido offers an outstanding As Escondido’s authorized Cat Marine Engine Dealer since 1956, Hawthorne Marine Power is proud to offer you industry-leading marine engines, engineering expertise, and the parts and service solutions to get you there and back.

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