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 […]
Aggregates operator CEMEX is trialling new AI-driven camera technology on its fleet designed by Exeros Technologies.
Turners (Soham) has underlined its allegiance to the DAF brand by putting its 800th DAF FTP 6×2 mid-lift tractor onto the roads.
With the news that the UK is to get its first platooning trial underway next year with DAF supplying the vehicles, MT took a closer looks at the feasibility study published alongside the funding announcement itself to understand how the technology might work. Produced via a partnership between the Transport Research Laboratory, Ricardo and Transport and Travel Research, the 100 page-plus document lays out the groundwork that will inform the £8.1m trial and lists some of the challenges ahead and […]