Mack Trucks Announces WasteExpo 2017 Product Lineup

Mack Trucks will spotlight a full lineup of refuse vehicles during WasteExpo 2017, including its Mack® LR model. The LR model, built to withstand challenges of refuse customers requiring enhanced maneuverability, increased visibility and improved driver comfort, is available in three-axle 6×4 configurations and is powered by diesel or natural gas.

Also featured in Mack booth No. 2526 will be Wrightspeed’s Geared Traction Drive unit, complete with a custom axle. Mack is the first OEM to evaluate Wrightspeed technology within a Class 8 refuse vehicle.


Refuse vehicles in the Mack booth at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans include:

  • Mack LR
    Engine: Mack MP®7 345R, 345 horsepower, 1,280 lb.-ft. of torque
    Features: lb.; Mack C150/151 carriers; Mack Unimax FXL20 20,000 lb. front axle; Mack S462R 46,000 lb. rear axle; Mack mRIDE 46,000 lb. suspension
  • Mack Granite® Axle Back
    Engine: Mack MP7-405M, 405 horsepower, 1,480 lb.-ft. of torque
    Transmission: Mack mDRIVE HD 12-speed automated manual transmission
    Features: Mack Unimax FXL 20 20,000 lb. front axle; Mack S462R 46,000 lb. rear axle; Mack Cornerstone chassis; Mack mRIDE 46,000 lb. suspension
    Mack Grade Gripper hill holding assist; Mack Power Leash engine brake
  • Mack TerraPro® Cabover
    Engine: Mack MP7-325M, 1200 lb.-ft. of torque
    Features: Mack Unimax FXL20 20,000 lb. front axle; Mack mRIDE 46,000 lb. rear suspension
  • Mack TerraPro®
    Engine: Mack MP7-325M, 325 horsepower, 1,200 lb.-ft. of torque
    Features: Mack Unimax FXL20 20,000 lb. front axle; Mack mRIDE 46,000 rear suspension; Mack Power Leash engine brake
  • Mack LR
    Engine: Mack MP7-325M, 325 horsepower, 1,260 lb.-ft. of torque
    Features: Mack Unimax FXL20 20,000 lb. front axle; Mack SS522R 52,000 lb. rear axle

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