Companies working in the transport sector have been celebrating their prestigious Queen’s Awards for innovation and business performance. Leyland Trucks was awarded the accolade for Enterprise for International Trade after demonstrating year-on-year export growth. Manufacturing the full range of DAF products, Leyland trucks are exported all over the world and over the three-year judging period, international sales grew by almost 50%. Brennan Gourdie, Leyland Trucks MD, said: “Winning a Queen’s Award is a tremendous honour and the ultimate testament to […]
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DAF could fare better than other truck manufacturers in the event of a hard Brexit, according to MD Robin Easton.
DAF engineers to be behind the wheel when HGV platoon trial takes to UK roads within the next few months
The UK’s first on-road HGV platooning trial will begin in spring next year with a convoy of three wirelessly connected DAF trucks driven in the first phase by the manufacturer’s engineers, Highways England has confirmed.