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DAF announces full new truck series for distribution and vocational applications

A new generation of DAF XD will be unveiled at IAA 2022  in Hanover this September, announced the company on Thursday. Here is some sneak peeks at the latest improvements.

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The New Generation DAF XD is based on the platform of the XF, XG and XG⁺ long haul trucks. The well-known features – including the industry-leading aerodynamics, powertrains, seating position and fit and finish – will now also be introduced in the distribution and vocational segment.

Here are some details that DAF has already shared about their latest improvements:

  • Large windscreen and large side windows with ultra-low belt lines;
  • Low cab position and optional curb view window;
  • Indirect view thanks to the unique DAF Corner View and DAF Digital Camera System;
  • Fuel efficiency and low CO2 emissions due to improved cab aerodynamics;
  • New PACCAR MX-11 driveline and advanced driver assistance systems;
  • Availability of PTO’s, body attachment modules and connectors
  • A spacious cab with volumes of up to nearly 10 m3;
  • Unique adjustment ranges of seat and steering wheel;
  • Ergonomic dashboard with crystal clear and fully digital instrument panels;

Production is planned to start in Autumn 2022.