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  • The new DAF CF and XF - Pure Excellence

    DAF is introducing the new generation CF and XF trucks, which set a new standard in transport efficiency and driver comfort. Engine innovations, new drivelines and aerodynamic optimizations result in an up to 7% lower fuel consumption. The new DAF Connect fleet management system will drive even larger efficiency gains. The new generation CF and XF also feature lower weight for increased payload and an updated interior and exterior design for the highest driver comfort and greatest appeal. These excellent new trucks provide our customers with the lowest operating cost and the highest uptime.

  • Leyland Trucks Helping Hand charitable donations hit high record

    Helping Hand, Leyland Trucks onsite charity is celebrating a record year in 2016

    Helping Hand, Leyland Trucks onsite charity is celebrating a record year in 2016, providing more funding to charitable and community projects than ever before.

  • Leyland Trucks' charity support marathon rowing challenge

    Helping Hand charity donates to local challenge in aid of Endometriosis UK

  • Leyland Trucks Shortlisted for The Manufacturer MX Awards

    Leyland Trucks is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted in the Partnership with Education category for The Manufacturer MX Awards (TMMX Awards) 2016.

  • Leyland Trucks charity support Leyland Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

    Helping Hand charity donates £1,300 to fund items beneficial to children’s mental health

  • Leyland Trucks' Helping Hand

    Leyland Trucks Provides Helping Hand to Local Charities

    Leyland Trucks Provides Helping Hand to Local Charities

  • Leyland Builds 400,000th Truck

    The 400,000th Trucks to be built at the Leyland Assembly Plant

  • Leyland Trucks crowned Supply Chain Champions 2015 at the Best Factory Awards

    Leyland Trucks has been rewarded for its supply chain excellence at the recent Best Factory Awards 2015, where the company was crowned Supply Chain Champion 2015

  • CF with PX7 engine now available with three axles

    DAF expands its CF range

    DAF now also supplies the Euro 6 CF with the PACCAR PX-7 engine in a number of models with three axles. These combine a higher payload with the efficiency of the 6.7-litre six-cylinder engine.

  • Leyland Trucks offers ‘real work’ for Preston’s College students

    In a move to support a major education initiative and to stimulate career-interest in the automotive industry, Leyland Trucks is lending considerable resources to the new £13 million Innovation and STEM (iSTEM) Centre at Preston’s College in Fulwood, Preston which opens for business this September. In so doing, Leyland Trucks forms a unique partnership with Lancashire Enterprise Partnership, Lancashire County Council and the Chamber of Commerce.