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Evel Knievel to Thrill a New Generation with the Support of Mack Trucks

Mack Trucks announced at a press conference in Topeka, Kansas, a partnership that brings new life to the enduring legend of one of America’s greatest daredevils and showmen. The heavy-duty truck manufacturer is partnering with the Historic Harley-Davidson dealership in Topeka, and Lathan McKay, of Evel Knievel Enterprises and collector of Knievel memorabilia, to revive […]

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Natural Gas-Powered Mack® Pinnacle™ Models Now Equipped with Eaton UltraShift PLUS and Bendix® Wingman® Advanced™

Responding to customer demand, Mack Trucks now offers natural gas-powered versions of its Mack® Pinnacle™ models with the Eaton UltraShift PLUS transmission and Bendix® Wingman® Advanced™ collision mitigation technology. “Our customers told us they wanted the option of an automated transmission, as well as the benefits of Wingman Advanced safety technology in the natural gas […]

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Comcar Adds 350 New Mack® Pinnacle™ Models to its Fleet

Mack Trucks announced that Comcar Industries, Inc. recently added 350 Mack® Pinnacle™ models to its fleet, citing fuel efficiency, uptime and a strong dealer network as drivers for their decision. The trucks were delivered in September and are already on the road in Florida, Georgia and South Dakota. Mack models comprise about 75 percent of […]

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The Mack® mDRIVE™ automated manual transmission is now standard on the Mack Pinnacle™ model.

Mack® mDRIVE™ Automated Manual Transmission Now Standard on the Mack Pinnacle™ Model

The Mack® mDRIVE™ automated manual transmission (AMT) is now standard on the Mack Pinnacle™ highway model, offering increased fuel efficiency, productivity and safety to even more Mack customers. The ever-increasing popularity of the mDRIVE, driven by its proven performance and benefits, led to the decision. More than 50 percent of Pinnacle models sold now are […]

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Cody J. Pleau from Hartt Transportation Systems, Inc. competes at the brake repair work station during the TMCSuperTech 2013 competition at the at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Seven MACK® trucks provided by PITT OHIO were used to test technicians’ skills during the event.

Technicians Test Their Skills on MACK® Pinnacle™ Models at TMCSuperTech 2013

In an effort to support the cultivation of trucking industry technicians, seven MACK® Pinnacle™ Axle Back models were provided by Mack customer PITT OHIO for the Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) National Technician Skills Competition – TMCSuperTech 2013. Mark McLean, Jr. of FedEx Freight from Montgomery, N.Y. was the first-place winner of the 2013 competition. […]

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Mack Highway Series Pinnacle Sleepers

The Mack Pinnacle Sleeper delivers comfort for drivers and managers. Drivers will enjoy the spacious cab and wraparound dash that provide easy viewing of gauges and instruments. The driver’s seat is plush and fully adjustable for plenty of leg and belly room. And in back, there’s plenty of storage and a thick, innerspring mattress. Managers will […]

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Bulldog ‘Treasures’ Its New Holiday Design

Mack Trucks unveiled the custom-decorated MACK® Pinnacle™ model, which will be driven by former U.S. Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell as he hauls the 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree from Colorado to Washington, D.C. The theme of the design is “From One National Treasure to Another,” pointing to Mack’s 112-year legacy. The truck features Mack the Bulldog […]

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Christopher Barnett of Ryder Systems, Inc. was named the Grand Champion of the TMCSuperTech 2012 Competition.  Pictured left to right with Barnett are TMC General Chairman Lee Long, Professional Technician Development Committee Chairwoman Bonne Karim and George Arrants, TMCSuperTech contest chairman.

Mack Trucks Provides 12 Mack Pinnacle Models for TMCSuperTech 2012

  Recognizing the need to cultivate highly skilled truck technicians, Mack Trucks, in cooperation with two customers, provided 12 MACK® Pinnacle™  DayCab models for the Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) National Technician Skills Competition – TMCSuperTech 2012. Christopher Barnett of Ryder Systems, Inc. in Hebron, Ky., won the eighth annual competition, in which trucking technicians […]

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New interior enhancements were recently introduced to the MACK® Pinnacle™ series to increase driver comfort and productivity.

Mack Presents the Pinnacle of Driver Comfort and Productivity

Mack Trucks today unveiled a suite of driver-focused enhancements for its MACK® Pinnacle™ highway models designed to improve comfort and productivity. The new interior enhancements include: • An optional center storage console, located between the seats in Pinnacle Day Cab models, provides nearly one cubic foot of convenient space for large-item storage. The console includes interior […]

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Mack Trucks is again providing a custom-decorated MACK® Pinnacle™ model to deliver the 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree from Meeker, Colo., to the nation’s capital. Last year’s Pinnacle model, shown above, traveled from the Stanislaus National Forest in the central Sierra Nevada Mountains in California.

The Bulldog is Traveling for Christmas

Mack Trucks Again Providing MACK® Pinnacle™ for Capitol Christmas Tree Project GREENSBORO, NC (July 9, 2012) – The Bulldog is again gearing up for holiday travel and is showing its Christmas spirit by participating in the 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree Project. Mack Trucks is providing a custom-decorated MACK® Pinnacle™ model to deliver the tree from Meeker, Colo., […]

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Jacobson buys 259 Mack Pinnacle tractors

Mack Trucks on Thursday, May 24, announced that Jacobson Companies has purchased 259 Mack Pinnacle on-highway commercial vehicles. The new tractors – of which 139 are daycabs and 120 are sleepers – recently were delivered to Jacobson locations throughout the United States. Jacobson – a third-party logistics service provider based in Des Moines, Iowa – […]

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