Lettuce specialists, Salad Ways, have recently taken delivery of a brand-new DAF 18 tonne LF 290 rigid unit.
Situated just outside Rush, in North County Dublin, Salad Ways currently have approximately 6 hectares of glass under production. Their products are grown and packed on site, for all the major supermarkets.
The highly spec’d vehicle includes:
Reinforced cab suspension
Rear axle differential lock
Translucent external sun visor
Front spring suspension
Daytime running lights
Integrated bumper mounted fog lights
Luxury comfort air suspended driver seat
Soft grip steering wheel
Cruise control, forward collision warning, advance emergency braking system and reverse warning
Px-7 engine 290 hp engine
6 speed AS Tronic automated gearbox, hill start
340 litre fuel capacity
Air passenger seat
Rear axle air suspension
Rear LED tail lighting
Full DAF three year factory warranty
Additional work carried out:
DAF Kearns & Murtagh, Co Louth
Body supplied & tail lift supplied by Cafco, Ballycoolin
Rethink Graphics, Calbriggan
Martin Jones, Managing Director at Salad Ways, joined us at DAF Kearns & Murtagh for a handover from DAF Trucks Ireland Regional Sales Manager, Paul O’Reilly.
Many thanks to Martin and Salad Ways – happy trucking!