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Mack Trucks Approves Use of Renewable Diesel in Its Engines

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Mack Trucks has approved use of renewable diesel fuel in all its engines after truck and engine testing that showed it reduced greenhouse gas and particulate emissions, as well as decreased maintenance costs.

January 7, 2016
Business

Man Behind Mack Trucks' Museum Plans to Call it a Career After 58 Years

Brockway model 152W44 (1947) at the Mack Truck Historical Museum (Wikimedia Commons)

At the age of 80, Don Schumaker, the curator emeritus of the Mack Trucks Historical Museum in Allentown, Pennsylvania, plans to retire this year after 58 years at the museum. Maybe. He's tried to retire from Mack before.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
January 4, 2016
Business

Mack Deliveries Decline For First Time in 2015

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Production slowed in November for Mack Trucks, with the heavy-duty truck manufacturer reporting its first delivery decline of the year.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
December 17, 2015
Business

Watch 'The Horn' and Share Your Memories With Mack

Mack Trucks has released a video, "The Horn," that has awakened a flood of memories for many, and Mack is encouraging followers to share those memories via social media.

December 9, 2015
Business

Semi Fit for a Sultan: World’s Most Expensive Mack Delivered in Australia

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Mack Australia delivered the world’s most expensive Mack truck to Malaysia’s Sultan of Johor, local media reported.

October 19, 2015
Business

Mack Adds Drive-Axle Production to Maryland Plant's Integration Strategy

Stephen Roy by Jonathan S. Reiskin/Transport Topics

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Mack Trucks introduced its new drive-axle line here, the result of a two-year, $30 million investment that is part of the company’s strategy of vertical integration of powertrain components — engines, transmissions and axles — that are all made in-house.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
October 14, 2015
Business

Mack’s Restored ‘Big Red’ Shines at Evel Knievel Documentary Screening

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HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – As part of events celebrating the release of “Being Evel,” a new documentary about the life of Evel Knievel, Mack Trucks displayed the fully restored 1974 FS786LST model the daredevil used as his show truck.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
August 21, 2015
Business

Volvo, Mack Offer Pre-Paid Maintenance Plans

Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks have introduced pre-paid preventive maintenance plans to help customers better control and manage their expenses.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
August 14, 2015
Business

Mack Introduces Low-Entry Refuse Model

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Mack Trucks Inc. has introduced a new low-entry cabover model designed for refuse operations that require high maneuverability, driver comfort and visibility.

June 3, 2015
Business

Mack Furthers Its Integration Strategy With AMT for Construction, Heavy-Haul

Mack Granite model with mDrive HD by Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Mack Trucks has taken the next step in its integrated powertrain strategy by offering a proprietary automated manual transmission tailored to construction and heavy-haul applications.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
May 1, 2015

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