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 […]
MT Awards 2020: Evolution not revolution earns DAF XF yet another Fleet Truck of the Year sponsored by Texaco Lubricants
Trucks that consistently perform well in all respects are invariably the most popular. DAF has continuously achieved this in the UK truck market for the last 25 years, and as market leader for all of that time shows no sign of relinquishing its crown.
How will truck designs keep up with the whirlwind of new urban legislation? Where is it headed when it comes to alternative fuels or autonomous trucks? What, in fact, does the future look like for the road haulage sector?
Food wholesaler Brakes is extending a trial that will see all 18-tonne DAF LFs based at its West London depot run on Shell Gas to Liquid (GTL) fuel from Certas Energy.