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The Future of EV Charging: A Glimpse at Clean Green Energy Solutions!

We are thrilled to highlight a cutting-edge example of the future of EV charging: a wind turbine direct-to-charger facility on the A5 near Leighton Buzzard/Hockliffe. Many of our customers use this route, making it an exciting development for HTC Group. Located on a major trunk road, this busy site is perfect for cars, vans, trucks, […]

DAF Trucks and football: a perfect match for efficiency and performance

In both football and transportation, reliability and performance are crucial for success. Just as a football team needs skilled players and strategic planning to win matches, logistics companies require dependable vehicles and innovative technology to thrive. The New Generation DAF Trucks—comprising the XF, XG, and XG+ models—embody this synergy by delivering top-notch efficiency and performance […]

The evolution of Gumbles Amusements: a testament to DAF Trucks’ versatility

At HTC Group, we take pride in providing vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. One of the most inspiring examples of this versatility can be seen in the story of Gumbles Amusements. For years, this family-run business has been a staple in the UK fun fair and entertainment industry, evolving and innovating […]

The DAF Trucks Driver Challenge: Showcasing Talent and Innovation

The DAF Trucks Driver Challenge is back in full swing, offering drivers across the UK and Ireland a unique opportunity to demonstrate their skills. Throughout this year, a series of events will be held, culminating in the selection of 20 finalists who will compete in the UK and Ireland National Final 2024. The winner of […]

HTC Group have exciting news: opening of new dealership site HTC Greenford!

HTC Group is thrilled to announce the expansion of its operations with the opening of a new site in Greenford, London. This latest addition to the HTC Group family marks an exciting milestone in our commitment to providing exceptional services to our valued customers. Strategic location Situated near the A40, our Greenford location offers strategic […]

Direct Vision Standards (DVS) Progressive Safe System Guide

What is it? The Progressive Safe System (PSS) is an advanced upgrade of the current DVS Safe System. It’s mandatory for fleet operators to install it on their HGVs over 12T to ensure legal travel and operation within Greater London starting from October 28, 2024. Key Features: – Enhanced nearside detection with Blind Spot Information […]

Electrifying Fleet Operations: The Successful Integration of an Electric Vehicle at HTC Group

HTC Group’s Light Commercial Vehicle Director, Justin Seal, is thrilled to share the resounding success of our recent venture into electric mobility. Our decision to integrate electric vans into our parts department fleet was driven by a commitment to sustainability and innovation headed by Justin and his colleagues. Before implementing electric vans into the parts […]

DAF 2023 Summary: A Great Year

In the fiercely competitive landscape of the European truck industry, DAF Trucks emerged as a force to be reckoned with in 2023, showcasing record-breaking production numbers and cementing its position as a market leader across five key European nations. Fuelled by a commitment to innovation, DAF Trucks embarked on a transformative journey towards sustainable transportation, […]


HTC Group proudly announces the successful completion of its acquisition of Barnes DAF, securing ownership of the well-established sites in Guildford and Shoreham. This strategic move cements HTC’s standing as a major player in the DAF Trucks dealer network, complementing its existing network of sites at Heathrow, Dunstable, Park Royal, Reading, Oxford, Croydon, Belvedere, and […]

 Showcase Your Driving Prowess with the DAF Driver Challenge ’24!

Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime as the DAF UK and Ireland Driver Challenge returns in 2024, searching for the nation’s crème de la crème in commercial vehicle drivers. After the triumph of Colin Court in 2022, the stage is set for a bigger, bolder, and more exciting competition. 🌐 Explore the Challenge: […]