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Mack Trucks Wins Appeal of $6 Million Asbestos Verdict

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Mack Trucks Inc. and Ford Motor Co. won a new trial in an asbestos exposure suit after Maryland’s top court threw out a Baltimore man’s $6 million jury award.

Peter Hayes | Bloomberg News
May 14, 2018
Business, Equipment, TCA

Orders Rise, but Market Share Falls for Mack Trucks in First Quarter

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Everybody knows about the up-and-down, cyclical nature of the heavy-duty truck market. But as Mack Trucks proved in the first quarter, sometimes you can be up — and down — at the same time.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
April 25, 2018
Business, Equipment

Mack Cites Comeback of Longhaul Market in 2018

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Fleets in the longhaul segment are increasingly spurring Class 8 demand as the highway market makes a comeback, according to Mack Trucks, whose new Anthem model is aimed directly at that segment.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 22, 2018
Business, Equipment, TCA

Mack Posts Modest Uptick in Deliveries, Receives Surge in Orders in 2017

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If you look solely at Mack Trucks’ delivery total last year, you see a number that is only 4% — or about 800 trucks — higher than the company’s total in 2016, which was its worst statistical year since 2010.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
January 31, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

Mack Adds Split-Shaft Function for mDrive HD AMT

Mack mDriveHD automated manual transmission Mack mDrive HD automated manual transmission. (Mack Trucks via YouTube)

Mack Trucks introduced split-shaft functionality for its Mack mDRIVE HD automated manual transmission to provide customers with high-demand power takeoff.

January 26, 2018
Business, Equipment, TCA

Want to Build Your Own Mack Anthem? You Can — on a Much Smaller Scale

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Want an all-new Mack Anthem, without the six-figure price tag or commercial driver’s license needed to drive one? Well, you’re in luck.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
January 23, 2018
Business, Equipment, TCA

Mack Trucks Adding 400 Jobs at Pennsylvania Assembly Plant

Bloomberg News

Mack is back, upshifting into hiring mode for its massive Lower Macungie Township, Pa., assembly plant that already employs about 2,000 people.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
December 13, 2017
Business, Technology, Fuel

Mack Catenary Vehicle Demonstrated Near SoCal Ports

A Mack Truck prototype equipped with a proprietary plug-in hybrid-electric driveline participated in a zero-emission eHighway demonstration in California near the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

December 11, 2017
Business, Equipment

Mack Announces Partnership With Petty’s Garage

2018 Mack Pinnacle Axle Back model Petty's Garage will use a 2018 Mack Pinnacle Axle Back model to transport vintage cars during its nationwide Performance Tour (Mack Trucks)

Mack Trucks announced a new partnership with Petty’s Garage, making Mack the official transportation sponsor for the garage, which was founded by racing legend Richard Petty.

December 11, 2017

Martin Weissburg Appointed President of Mack Trucks

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Martin Weissburg, currently president of Volvo Construction Equipment, will become president of Mack Trucks effective June 1, 2018.

December 8, 2017