Walking around a DAF truck will give you an appreciation of its good looks and European pedigree. Perhaps what you can’t see is even more revealing and impressive. The active and passive safety features of DAF vehicles.
With excellent temperature control, low interior noise level, high backed seats, large front and side mirrors and fully adjustable steering column, the DAF cab provides the driver with a comfortable and safer working environment.
Responsive steering and a good roll stability of the cab suspension enhance vehicle behaviour. A safe and relaxed ride are further augmented by systems like Adaptive Cruise Control, Downhill Speed Control, Lane Departure Warning System, Vehicle Stability Control and Axle Load Monitoring. To further enhance driver safety and confidence, optional systems include Airbag and Seat Belt Tensioners, side or front view camera, and High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlamps.
The latest in braking aids are all fitted as standard. Electronic Braking System (EBS) with ABS, Anti-Slip Control (ASR), Brake Assist, Drag Torque Control and Hill Start Aid.
Altogether this makes a DAF truck purchase a safety first decision for transport operators and owner drivers alike.