Mack Trucks showcased two models and its latest evolution of the Mack® integrated powertrain at the Equipment Fleet Management 2016 National Conference and Trade Show June 27-30 in Columbus, Ohio, demonstrating its commitment to meeting customer needs through application excellence.
Visitors to the Greater Columbus Convention Center experienced the 2017 Mack powertrain, which delivers improved performance, productivity and boosting fuel efficiency, thanks to several innovations, such as a common-rail fuel system for improved fuel injection and reduced in-cab noise, and a patented wave piston that enables more efficient combustion.
On display were a Mack Granite® MHD model. With a dependable 9-liter engine and Mack’s proven Cornerstone™ chassis, the Granite MHD delivers legendary Mack toughness for customers with lighter duty cycles and shorter runs. Also on display will be a Mack Granite Axle Forward model equipped with a 2017 Mack MP®8 engine and the Mack mDRIVE HD 14-speed automated manual transmission.
Additional features of the Mack models on display include:
- Mack Granite Axle Forward Hoist Truck
Engine: Mack MP8 445C
Transmission: mDRIVE™ HD 14-speed
Emission Control: Mack ClearTech™ One
Front axle: Mack UniMax FXL20, 20,000 lbs.
Rear axle: Mack S462, 46,000 lbs.
Suspension: Mack mRIDE™
- Mack Granite MHD Model
Engine: Cummins ISL9
Transmission: Allison 3000 Series
Chassis: Mack Cornerstone Chassis