One of the best known figures in the UK transport industry, Daf Trucks marketing director Tony Pain retired on 4 October at the age of 63,45 years to the day since he started work at Leyland. Pain got into the job because he always wanted to design trucks, but says he has stayed because of the people. “Anybody can be close to the people in their own company but it goes beyond that to the dealers and ultimately the customers,” […]
Truck maker Daf has become the first truck manufacturer to approve Goodyear’s new Ultra Grip Max winter tyres as factory-fit options.
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