MT caught up with DAF Trucks marketing manager Phil Moon at this year’s Freight in the City Expo to talk about alternative fuels. Electric avenue “DAF’s approach is that we believe electric vehicles will play an important role, particularly in urban distribution, going forward,” said Moon. “But they are not ready for the market yet. Yes, there are one or two available on the market, but we are at the start of the process which over the next five years […]
Hermes UK has added 54 Euro-6 Dafs from hire firm Ryder to its fleet, as well as renewing a three-year tyre-management contract with Michelin Solutions.
Truck manufacturers need a “massive” spike in sales in December to hit the predicted total of 45,000 vehicle registrations over 6-tonne for 2013 – the last year Euro-5 trucks can be built for sale in the European Union.