It’s a ‘traditional standard’ for construction work, but that doesn’t detract from its capabilities.
Paraffinic diesels require little in the way of additional infrastructure, but they do cost more
The XF has been the tractor “stalwart” for DAF over many years and many guises and will continue to maintain its high presence in the UK truck sector.
Hydraulic front-wheel drive that can be activated at the flip of a switch, helps trucks sometimes required to drive off-road or in slippery conditions.
DAF factories, including the Leyland plant in the UK, have restarted operations after being forced to close because of COVID-19.
Paccar, the parent company of Daf Trucks, is to extend the global shutdown of its truck and engine production facilities until April 20 due to the impact of the coronavirus.
The UK’s Marcus Kemp, key account manager for DAF Dealer HTC, has won first prize at DAF Trucks’ International Dealer Salesperson of the Year awards.
Daf Trucks will begin fleet trials of a new CF Electric 6x2 rigid chassis before the end of the year.
Ryder has supplied 30 new DAF XF tractor units to transportation and shipping firm A2B-online Transport.
Europe-wide competition proves ‘truck drivers need a great skillset’
Scott Lewis has been chosen to represent the UK at the international final of the DAF Driver Challenge in Luxembourg this weekend.
Online vehicle remarketing company Copart UK is to take on 79 new DAF and Volvo-based multi-car transporters.
Nuneaton-based KSD has added a further 10 DAF CF 410 FAD 8x4 tippers after being impressed with 10 early Euro-6 models adopted just under two years ago.
Motus Commercials has opened a new dealership in Gloucester, providing Daf trucks and Fiat Professional vans.
Motus Commercials has acquired four DAF dealerships of F&G Commercials, along with a commercial body-building operation and a vehicle repair centre.
Watson Fuels has begun the replacement of its 350-strong fleet of trucks with DAF Euro 6 compliant trucks.
Manufacturers take opportunity to demonstrate advances they are making towards clearing the air at Birmingham NEC event
Cross Transport has received a new fleet of 56 tractor units from Asset Alliance Group for operation on its new contract with Amazon.
DAF has launched the UK Driver Challenge in an effort to find the very best commercial vehicle driver form the UK and Ireland.
Bulk tanker specialist Abbey Logistics has ordered 20 DAF XF FTP lightweight mid-lift 6x2 tractor units.