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  • Getting by with a little support from their friends

    August 15, 2019 4:46PM by Derek Clouthier

    Mack and Putzmeister marry well in demanding concrete pump truck market

  • Mack and Schwing team up to offer top quality concrete pump trucks

    August 13, 2019 4:08PM by Truck News-West

    ST. PAUL, Minn. – Mack Trucks is predicting another strong year in the construction segment, including the concrete industry, where its Granite and TerraPro models have been top sellers for the company. “Getting to number one in these types of

  • Mack Trucks names Maxsle Butler VP, national accounts

    July 2, 2019 7:28AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, NC – Mack Trucks has named industry veteran Maxsle (Max) Butler vice-president of national accounts. Butler, who has been in the industry for 30 years, will be responsible for all national accounts activities in North America. He will also

  • Canada represented at Mack Masters Competition

    June 25, 2019 12:32PM by Truck News

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The Top Dogs from Lounsbury Truck Centre in Moncton, N.B., represented Canada at this year’s Mack Masters Competition. The event evaluates participants’ knowledge of Mack service systems and procedures and pits teams from across North America against

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    Pinnacle adopts Anthem grille elements

    April 11, 2019 12:33PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Mack’s Pinnacle trucks will echo the grille stylings of the Mack Anthem beginning in the third quarter of 2019. The axle-forward Pinnacle is available in daycab and sleeper configurations. The grille is framed by LED headlights, which are 66% brighter

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    Mack not concerned with slowing truck orders

    April 11, 2019 12:25PM by James Menzies

    MONTREAL, Que. – Slowing Class 8 truck order intake is not a concern to Mack Trucks, according to Roy Horton, director of product strategy, who spoke at an Expocam press conference April 11. “It’s not an alarming issue at this

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    Mack attacks sulfation with standard battery refresher

    April 11, 2019 12:19PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Mack Trucks is adding a battery refresher as a standard feature on all truck models beginning in the second quarter of 2019. The refresher, mounted in the battery box, helps to reduce and reverse the effects of sulfation, giving lead-acid

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    Mack calendar competition now open

    April 9, 2019 7:48AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack truck owners are invited to compete for a spot in the 2020 Mack calendar. For the fourth straight year, six spots in the calendar will be chosen by Mack Trucks’ social media followers. The competition runs

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    Kenworth, Peterbilt, Mack showcase offerings during World of Concrete

    January 22, 2019 4:54PM by Truck News-West

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Kenworth Trucks, Peterbilt Motor Company, and Mack Trucks are displaying an array of offerings during World of Concrete, including mixers and pump trucks. Kenworth is showcasing its T880S mixers and T880 pumper during the Las Vegas

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    Mack’s TerraPro pumper gets mDrive HD transmission

    January 22, 2019 4:22PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Mack TerraPro concrete pumpers will be available with Mack mDrive HD automated manual transmissions this year, making it the first cabover concrete pumper with an AMT. The fully integrated 13- and 14-speed mDrive HD is the only AMT with split-shaft

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    Mack updates over-the-air options

    October 17, 2018 9:19AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Mack Trucks has expanded its over-the-air software and vehicle parameter capabilities, offering more updates for those with 2017 GHG Mack engines and factory-installed hardware. Mack Over the Air was launched in February 2017 with updates for powertrain components and vehicle

  • Mack’s Anthem a perfect fit for Westcan’s driver-focused mentality

    October 10, 2018 4:51PM by Truck West

    EDMONTON, Alta. – With the help of Mack Trucks, Westcan Bulk Transport is putting the focus back on the driver. “We need a good product so we can get drivers in the trucks and product to market,” said Howard August,

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    Mack Anthem designers win award

    September 24, 2018 9:00AM by Truck News

    NEW ORLEANS, La. – The designers of the new Mack Anthem highway tractor were recently presented with a prestigious design award. The truck’s design team received a Silver International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) in recognition of their work on the

  • Mack video features pair of drivers from Western Canada

    September 7, 2018 11:32AM by Truck West

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack Trucks’ sixth episode of its RoadLife series titled “Long Way From Home” features two western Canadian long-haul truck drivers. Bill Flynn, originally from Newfoundland, has spent the last 14 years working in Edmonton, Alta., as a

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    Mack to continue playing offense, new president promises

    August 21, 2018 9:37AM by James Menzies

    Martin Weissburg takes the helm as Anthem demand boosts on-highway market share