New for Sept 2016 DAF 8×4

New for Sept 2016 DAF 8×4

New DAF 8×4 Tipper

We have just taken delivery of the first one of two new DAF 8 wheeler trucks

The latest is a DAF CF 440 MX-11 and comes with a 12 speed AS Tronic automatic gearbox. Alloy wheels and is a sleeper cab for driver comfort.


C & G Sharp Fabricators Ltd based at Oxton near Lauder designed and built a Hardox Steel body complete with an up and over air operated tail-door and fitted it with Binotto Tipping Gear. Taring in at 12,300kg  a respectable payload of just over 19,500kg will be achieved.



New Safety features on our latest 8 wheeler trucks include a Brigade a 5 camera recording system for all round safety and security. A split screen monitor positioned in cab enabling the driver to see all sides plus in the body and a vulnerable road user safety system. 7 proximity sensors are situated all along the nearside to alert the driver of vehicles, cyclists and other vulnerable road users.