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Jun. 21, 2012 |
Mack GuardDog Connect, Mack’s integrated telematics solution, is now available and standard in all Mack-powered vehicles, including the Mack LR, Mack’s newest refuse model. Mack made the announcement at the Canadian Waste and Recycling Expo in Toronto. Mack expanded the offering of GuardDog Connect...
Nov. 14, 2016 |
Mack Trucks is introducing a new motor oil blend that it will use to factory-fill its 2017 engines: Mack Engine Oil EOS-4.5. Depending on the application, the oil drain intervals for EOS-4.5 can be extended by an extra 15,000 miles compared with previous formulations, the OEM said – to 60,000,...
Feb. 8, 2017 |
Mack Trucks is offering customers with concrete mixer applications a lighter-weight solution to meet their needs. The Mack Granite model is equipped with the 2017 Mack MP7 11-liter engine and the Mack mDRIVE HD 14-speed automated manual transmission with creeper gears...
Sep. 21, 2016 |
Mack Trucks announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with WheresMyConcrete to develop future service options for Mack Fleet Management Services. According to Mack, the addition of WheresMyConcrete to Mack’s fleet management offerings will help improve asset visibility and dispatch...
Sep. 20, 2016 |
Mack Trucks recently launched its Mack FleetPreferred parts and service purchasing platform. Formerly known as MV FleetPreferred or Preferred, the refreshed brand reflects Mack’s approach to making the purchasing of parts and service repairs as easy as possible, according to the company. “The new...
Aug. 12, 2016 |
Mack Trucks noted that its Lehigh Valley Operations manufacturing facility Mack, located in Lower Macungie Township, PA, crossed the four-decade mark on Nov. 19 this year. Site preparation for the one million square-foot facility began in May 1974, with construction completed in less than one year...
Nov. 19, 2015 |
In collaboration with the New York City Dept. of Sanitation (DSNY) and Oberon Fuels, Mack Trucks began a demonstration to test the performance of a Dimethyl Ether (DME)-powered Mack Pinnacle model. DSNY is the first Mack customer to evaluate DME, a non-toxic, clean-burning alternative fuel...
Jan. 17, 2017 |
At the World of Concrete 2017 convention in Las Vegas this week, Mack Trucks introduced upgraded capabilities for its m Drive automated mechanical transmission (AMT) with the addition of two new functions: rolling start and auto neutral...
Jan. 18, 2017 |
In a mid-day memo to its dealer network last Friday, Volvo Trucks announced that it will no longer be selling its 16-liter D16 engine in the North American market anymore, citing “diminishing demand” as the reason for the cancellation. Introduced into the U.S. back in 2005 , the D16 offered...
Jan. 23, 2017 |