How can a truck launched when Margaret Thatcher was still in power scoop the MT Fleet Truck of the Year award yet again? Because it thoroughly deserves to, that’s how! Throughout the history of the Motor Transport Awards, DAF has won the coveted Fleet Truck of the Year award more than any other manufacturer. But how does it do it? After all, despite a major overhaul a couple of years ago, the XF is no spring chicken. In fact, when […]
DAF is partnering with Dutch technology firm VDL Groep to produce a fully electric CF truck.
Heavy truck sales are expected to surge at least 10% in 2013 compared with this year as operators delay buying Euro-6 vehicles, which will replace Euro-5 in 2014. The predicted spike in Euro-5 sales in 2013 is expected to result in longer lead times for new trucks. One operator, Andrew Spence-Wolrich, general manager of bulk specialist Hargreaves Transport, has been told he must order Euro-5 trucks by March 2013 to be sure of getting them. Truck makers MT spoke to […]
Greene King has taken on nine Daf CFs from Ryder for dray deliveries across the South East.