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Mack Truck Exhibit Opens at Da Vinci Science Center

November 4, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
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A Mack Trucks interactive display at the Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown, Pa., is now open, showcasing Mack’s heritage of innovation and educating visitors about the wide variety of careers offered at the company. The “Built Like a Mack Truck” exhibit features a Mack TerraPro Low Entry refuse cab, [...]

Mack Truck Supports Breast Cancer Effort With Pink Pinnacle

October 30, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
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Mack Trucks is doing its part to help increase awareness of breast cancer by displaying a pink Mack Pinnacle axle-back model at its headquarters in Greensboro, N.C. The pink tractor display is in conjunction with several employee events for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, including a luncheon for support and [...]

Mack Unveils its Capitol Christmas Tree Truck Design

October 4, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
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Mack Trucks today revealed the 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree truck decal design, which will be displayed on the two custom Mack Pinnacle models charged with transporting the 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree from the state of Washington to Washington, D.C. The design features Mack the Bulldog resolutely pulling a lit Christmas [...]

Mack Trucks Names Roy Sales & Marketing President

September 27, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Mack Trucks Inc. announced this week that Stephen Roy has been named president of North American Sales & Marketing, effective Jan.1, 2014.  Roy has led the company’s aftermarket business since 2008, and will succeed Kevin Flaherty, who is retiring after more than 40 years of service. Over more than a [...]

Mack Trucks Announces Walk the Bulldog Winner

August 19, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Tom Tenseth of Bruckner Truck Sales of Fort Worth, Texas, became top dog recently as winner of the 2013 Mack Trucks Walk the Bulldog competition. Walk the Bulldog pits Mack sales professionals from across the U.S. against each other in a competition to determine which of them most effectively presents [...]

A Pair of Mack Websites Win Media Awards

July 22, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

 The Interactive Media Council’s global awards program recently bestowed top honors on the Mack Trucks homepage (www.macktrucks.com) and the Mack Shop website (www.mackshop.com) recognizing excellence in website design and development. The Mack homepage won the 2013 Best in Class award in the Manufacturing category, earning high scores for functionality, content, [...]

LNG-Powered Mack Pinnacle Built for UPS

July 11, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fuel, News
Mack has built a Pinnacle Axle Back model for UPS, powered by liquefied natural gas.

The recent Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Washington, D.C., was the perfect platform for Mack Trucks to showcase its liquefied natural gas-powered powered Mack Pinnacle model to the transportation community. The on-highway tractor displayed at the show was built for UPS, which put the vehicle into test service in [...]

Mack Markets Bulldog mDRIVE Transmission Fluid

June 18, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fuel

Mack Trucks says its new Bulldog mDRIVE Transmission Fluid SAE 75W-80 is designed specifically to complement the performance of its mDRIVE automated manual transmission. The new transmission fluid is a fully synthetic, heavy-duty transmission lubricant that delivers the component protection and fuel economy demanded by the mDRIVE, and is formulated [...]

Volvo’s Mack Trucks Awarded Pentagon Contract

May 13, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
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Volvo’s Mack Truck subsidiary has been awarded a $177.5 million contract by the Department of Defense for the purchase of new trucks and trailers. The contract, is designated as a “fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment/indefinite-delivery” contract. This means that while the price paid per truck / trailer may be fixed, there is [...]

Mack Announces LNG Collaboration with Shell


April 17, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
Mack Announces LNG Collaboration with Shell

Mack Trucks has joined Shell Oil in a collaborative effort that actively supports the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel for commercial vehicles. As part of this joint effort, Mack Trucks North America hopes to address the issues of emissions and fuel specifications, as well as share [...]