On 1 April 1928 DAF's founder, Hub van Doorne, started a small engineering business,
‘Hub van Doorne Machinefabriek en Reparatieinrichting’.
Together with his brother Wim he laid the foundations of DAF Trucks N.V.
The activities of the Van Doorne brothers were governed by an important principle:
Meeting customers’ needs.
90 years of DAF, 90 years of innovation. DAF has always been known for its clever transport solutions.
And all those sophisticated solutions had in common that they served a clear purpose.
They were of value to the customer!
A small selection of an almost countless series of inventions