Posts Tagged ‘DAF Trucks’

  • Oldest DAF truck still in commercial use found in Bakel

    on Dec 3, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Oldest DAF truck still in commercial use found in Bakel

    DAF announced its search for the oldest truck earlier this year, as the company continues to celebrate its 90th birthday in 2018. The search was launched with a video on social media that features a cattle trader who has been operating his DAF truck across Ireland since the early 1980s. The video has been viewed almost half a million times, prompting an avalanche of contenders for the title. Responses poured in from all over the world, but the oldest truck was found virtually in the back garden of the DAF factory in Eindhoven, in the

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  • DAF wins IT award for truck configurator

    on Nov 12, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on DAF wins IT award for truck configurator

    DAF Trucks has won a high-profile IT award for its 3D DAF Truck Configurator. The web tool won the 2018 Computable Award, hosted by one of Europe’s biggest IT magazines

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  • What is the oldest DAF truck still in operation?

    on Aug 20, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on What is the oldest DAF truck still in operation?

    DAF Trucks is looking for the oldest truck still in transport operation. The search focuses on typical DAF vehicles from past decades that continue to run day-to-day

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  • DAF underlines importance of genuine parts

    on Aug 7, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on DAF underlines importance of genuine parts

    DAF Trucks is underlining the importance of its DAF Genuine Parts programme as the market leader launches its new complete hub kit for the popular CF and XF ranges. The company says its hub kit assembly offers long-term financial benefits thanks to its durability and reliability

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  • DAF Trucks presents limited 90th anniversary edition

    on Feb 5, 18 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on DAF Trucks presents limited 90th anniversary edition

    DAF Trucks has unveiled a limited 90th anniversary edition of the new XF. This truck commemorates the fact that 90 years ago Hub van Doorne laid the foundation of DAF: now one of Europe’s most successful truck manufacturers

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  • ArrowXL makes £2 million fleet investment

    on Dec 3, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on ArrowXL makes £2 million fleet investment

    ArrowXL, the UK’s leading two-person home delivery expert, has made a substantial £2 million investment to further strengthen its fleet of vehicles. It is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to ensuring that its delivery operations remain safe, reliable and environmentally sound

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  • DAF Trucks participates in UK truck platooning trial

    on Aug 30, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on DAF Trucks participates in UK truck platooning trial

    DAF Trucks will participate in a two year truck platooning trial in the UK, led by TRL, the UK’s Transport Research Laboratory

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  • URM adds seven DAFs to fleet

    on Jun 19, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on URM adds seven DAFs to fleet

    The UK’s largest purchaser and recycler of waste glass, URM (UK), has added seven new specialist DAF multi-wheel rigids to its South Kirkby-based fleet. Key among them is DAF’s CF 440 FAQ chassis – an 8×2 ‘tridem’ configuration with lift-and-steer capability on the second and fourth axles

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  • Gates OE on DAF Euro 6 engines Gates has

    on Feb 7, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Gates OE on DAF Euro 6 engines Gates has

    Gates has been chosen to design and suppl Auxiliary Belt Drive Systems on DAF’s Euro  6 engines increases

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  • 5000th DAF roles off assembly line in Taiwan

    on Jan 15, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on 5000th DAF roles off assembly line in Taiwan

     DAF Trucks is experiencing impressive growth in Taiwan. The 5,000th truck has rolled off the assembly line less than ten years after it opened in Dadu. With a market share of almost 30% in the 12 ton+ segment, in Taiwan DAF is the undisputed market leader among non-Asian truck brands

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