DAF is partnering with Dutch technology firm VDL Groep to produce a fully electric CF truck. The zero-emission, low-noise 4×2 tractor unit has been developed for up to 40-tonne distribution operations within urban areas in which single or double-axle semi-trailers are typically used. It features a 100km (62 miles) range on one charge, with fast charging of batteries achieved in 30 minutes, or a full charge in around 90 minutes. The CF Electric will be powered by a 210W electric […]
A taskforce of MPs has claimed the government is failing to provide leadership on the controversial issue of clean air zones (CAZs), which many hauliers fear will put them out of business.
Motor Transport is holding a half-day Clean Air Zone (CAZ) Roadshow for HGV operators in Leeds on 3 July.