Drive Line

Excellence in drive line

Distribution transport requires offering custom solutions. That's why DAF brings you the new LF with a unique engine, gearbox and rear axle ratio to help you get the best truck for your business. Regardless of the model, each new LF is offered as standard with the highest level of reliability and fuel efficiency, excellent performance, low emissions and unrivaled driver comfort.

Powerful engines

The new LF offers various engines. Among them are the powerful four-cylinder 4.5-liter PACCAR PX-5 and the six-cylinder 6.7-liter PACCAR PX-7. The new software and the optimized maximum torque due to optimized heat and air management, both motors are effective at lower torques.

Faster rear axle ratios

Thanks to new and faster rear axle ratios of about 3.31: 1, engine speeds are reduced by 150 - 200 rpm at cruising speed. This drive line optimization brings fuel savings up to 6% when combined with the innovations made in the motor, and the driver comfort is boosted by the low engine noise.

Economical and silent

PACCAR PX engines, which meet the newest emission regulations, have the lowest emission values to date. Moreover, the compact design with various components integrated in the engine block and cylinder head allows the engine to run extremely quietly, improving the comfort of the driver.

High-efficiency gearboxes

New LF for maximum efficiency; manual, automated and automatic with 5, 6, 9 and 12-speed gearbox options. The most powerful models of the new LF now have Allison automated gearboxes.

Silent model

The Silent model, which is unique in the market, allows for wide distribution options within the city. Thanks to a variety of intelligent technologies such as custom engine software, the noise in "silent mode" is limited to a maximum of 70 dB (A). This feature makes the New LF an ideal tool for day-to-day loading and unloading in the city during evening and night time, which limits noise within the city.




PACCAR PX-4 motor PACCAR PX-5 motor PACCAR PX-7 motor


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