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Mack Trucks’ RoadLife Shows What it Takes to Keep NASCAR Racing

Mack Trucks released the third episode of its RoadLife series, “New Blood,” on roadlife.tv and Amazon Prime Video. Featuring Bubba Wallace, the rookie driver for the iconic Richard Petty Motorsports 43 car, NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty and veteran drivers who deliver the critical gear needed for each race, the episode focuses on the extreme coordination […]

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Mack® Granite® Model to be Available with Lytx® Offer

Mack Trucks expanded the availability of a pre-wire option for equipment from Lytx® – the global leader in video telematics – to the Mack® Granite® model. Mack made the announcement during a ride and drive event featuring Lytx DriveCam®-equipped Mack models in Fontana, California. “Expanding the Lytx offer to our Granite model means customers with on- and off-road […]

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Mack Partners with Three Tech Programs to Offer Advanced Diesel Technician Training

Mack Trucks is partnering with colleges in Florida, Ohio and Texas to offer the Diesel Advanced Technology Education (DATE) program beginning in early 2019 to address a shortage of skilled vehicle service technicians. Students enrolled in the 500-hour program will be trained to work on Mack® trucks, including powertrains, electrical and electronic systems, chassis components and […]

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Mack Releases Second Episode of RoadLife, ‘Built on Family’

The second episode of Mack Trucks’ RoadLife series, “Built on Family,” was released today on roadlife.tv/. This latest installment of the docu-series, also available on Amazon Prime Video, shines a light on the family of men and women who build Mack® trucks, as well as another family who proudly bears the Mack name: Sandy Mack and his […]

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Mack Anthem® Helps TransLand Raise Money for Children in Need

TransLand, a truckload and logistics services provider based in Springfield, Missouri, recently added a bright green Mack Anthem® model to its fleet to handle a very special job. Designated as a community truck, for every mile the new Anthem travels delivering goods to customers, TransLand will donate 5 cents to Care to Learn, a nonprofit that provides for […]

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Album Featuring Mack-Inspired Tribute to Truckers Released

Born Ready, a new album from country music singer/songwriter Steve Moakler, was released via all digital streaming services. The title track, which grew out of Moakler’s relationship with Mack Trucks and the hours he spent on the road building his career, tips a cap to the sacrifices made every day by truck drivers. Moakler originally debuted […]

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Mack Improves Customers’ Fuel Efficiency with Mack® MP®8HE and HE+ Package

To help customers realize maximum fuel efficiency, Mack Trucks today introduced the Mack®MP®8HE 13-liter engine and the Mack HE+ package for Mack Anthem® models. Mack Anthem models spec’d with the MP8HE engine and HE+ package deliver up to a 9.5 percent improvement in fuel efficiency and achieve the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay designation. The Mack MP8HE engine […]

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Mack Defense Awarded Contract to Provide Heavy Dump Trucks to the U.S. Army

The U.S. Department of Defense announced it awarded Mack Defense a firm-fixed-price $296.4 million contract with the U.S. Army. As part of the contract, Mack Defense will deliver Mack Granite® armored and armor-capable dump trucks to the Army, with an estimated completion date of May 18, 2025. “This contract is a great opportunity for Mack Defense to support […]

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Mack Trucks Shares Stories from the Road with RoadLifeTV, Launching June 19

The values of hard work, determination and family are celebrated in RoadLifeTV, a video series from Mack Trucks sharing the stories of everyday men and women doing extraordinary things to keep the wheels turning and the world moving. The eight-part series, available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video, launches June 19, with additional episodic content available on http://roadlife.tv/. “Every day, dedicated […]

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Mack Trucks Honors Fallen Military Heroes in 31st Annual Ride for Freedom

Mack Trucks once again joined in a tribute to military men and women who have fallen in the line of duty with its participation in the 31st annual Rolling Thunder – Ride for Freedom rally. The event, which took place May 25–28 in Washington, D.C., honored fallen military heroes and drew attention to continued efforts to […]

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Pitt Ohio to Test Two Mack Anthem® Natural Gas Vehicles

Pittsburgh-based carrier Pitt Ohio will test two Mack Anthem® models equipped with Cummins Westport ISX12N natural gas engines during the next year as part of their ongoing commitment to reducing the environmental impact of their fleet through the use of alternative fuels. These two near-zero emissions trucks were the centerpiece at a recent announcement by the Pennsylvania Department […]

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Mack® Granite® Model Helps Raise $1.96 Million for Sustainable Waste Management Research

A new Mack® Granite® axle back model helped the Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) raise $1.96 million in a live auction April 25 at WasteExpo 2018. This marks the 22nd year Mack has donated a vehicle to the auction, which has raised more than $20 million to fund and direct scientific research on sustainable waste management […]

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