11/22/17 in the evening the final of the competition "International Truck of the Year 2018" took place. What do you think, which truck won?
During the ceremony in Lyon, the jury, consisting of journalists from the automotive industry and transport from all over Europe, chose the winner of the "International Truck of the Year 2018" competition.
Participation in it was accepted:
- modernized line of DAF XF and CF
- a new line of Scania XT vehicles for the construction industry
- Iveco Stralis NP on natural gas
- the newest Mercedes Actros
The largest number of votes - 104 - was won by DAF, who thus defeated his most dangerous rivals, that is, Iveco Stralis NP (96 votes) and Scania XT (59 votes).
Members of the jury evaluated the improved drive system of Dutch trucks, the latest automated 12-speed ZF Traxon transmission and new rear axles. Together, all these elements help improve driving performance, improve fuel economy and smooth shifting.
The jury also praised the numerous energy-saving features that reduce fuel consumption, smart assistants, the integration of transmission elements and the reduction in vehicle weight.
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During the years, the DAF brand has gained a huge popularity among Ukrainian transport operators. The evidence is undisputedly visible on the Ukrainian roads, everyday; nearly one of every 5 imported heavy trucks is a DAF !
DAF is substantially represented in the large vehicle fleets of operators like Trans-Service 1, Obolon, Avtologistika, Sanoil, N-Trans, Eurotrade, OKKO, Krymzhelezobeton, Consol ,Trade Line, Mriya-Trans, etc.
And in particular also the middle-size and small transport companies appreciate the DAF brand and expand their fleets with DAF trucks.