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  • DAF First Choice Euro-6 XF tractors at the CV Show are ‘typical of growing demand’

    DAF Trucks continues to experience growing demand for its First Choice quality-approved used trucks, and in particular its Euro-6 XF 6x2 tractor unit models. First Choice is DAF Trucks’ premium, quality-approved used truck programme. DAF Trucks and PACCAR Financial – DAF Trucks' financial services division – will display late model, low mileage 460bhp and 510bhp examples of these in-demand models at the CV Show.

  • DAF Trucks’ TRP trailer to greet visitors at CV Show

    DAF Trucks’ all-makes parts brand, TRP, takes a prominent position at the CV Show later this month as its TRP-branded trailer will sit proud on the highly-sought-after roundabout position at the entrance to the NEC.

  • New DAF XFs delivering ‘brilliant’ AdBlue usage for Arthur Oakley Transport

    Hereford-based steel haulier receives seventh DAF XF 460 three-axle tractor

    New flagship 510bhp XF completes tractor fleet

  • DAF confirms Future Truck Chassis Concept at the CV Show

    To underline DAF’s focus on innovation as part of drive to enhance fuel efficiency, lower CO2 emissions and improve productivity, DAF has confirmed that the Future Truck Chassis Concept (FTCC) will be on display at the CV Show later this month in Birmingham.

  • DAF Trucks invests in new UK Headquarters

    After nearly thirty years in Thame, Oxfordshire, DAF Trucks in the UK is moving to a new facility in neighbouring Haddenham, Buckinghamshire. Last week, an official groundbreaking ceremony took place that signals the beginning of a £20 million investment that is “Instrumental in further strengthening DAF’s market leading position in the UK”, commented Ray Ashworth, DAF Trucks UK Managing Director.

  • DAF Trucks invests in new UK Headquarters

    After nearly thirty years in Thame, Oxfordshire DAF UK is moving to a new facility in neighbouring Haddenham, Buckinghamshire. Last week, an official groundbreaking ceremony took place that signals the beginning of a £20 million investment that is “Instrumental in further strengthening DAF’s market leading position in the UK”, commented Ray Ashworth, DAF Trucks UK Managing Director.

  • DAF Trucks: Ray Ashworth to retire – Robin Easton to succeed as MD

    Ray Ashworth to retire – Robin Easton to succeed as MD

  • DAF Trucks sees clearly at CLOCS Progress Event

    DAF Trucks is presenting two specialist ‘urban-centric’ trucks at the latest of the CLOCS progress events at London’s ExCel Centre

  • DAF Dealer Driver Trainers graduate from DAF Academy

    Incisive product knowledge will allow trainers to demonstrate to drivers how to get the very best from their DAF trucks – regardless of the model

    A group of five DAF Driver Trainers has this week successfully completed the DAF Dealer Driver Trainer programme after graduating through the DAF Academy at the DAF Trucks’ Thame headquarters. Throughout 2016, DAF Trucks has been delivering a series of intensive learning programmes to a select group of DAF Dealer Driver Trainers.

  • DAF draw-bars boost utilisation for Storage on Site

    Southampton-based container storage and hire specialist, Storage on Site, has taken delivery of its fourth DAF CF 410 FAN draw-bar unit in 12 months from local DAF Dealer, Adams Morey. High service levels from Adams Morey is helping the company achieve 100% utilisation.