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Ploger pushing the limits of fuel economy

July 24, 2019 by John Smith

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — Joel Morrow of Ploger Transportation isn’t satisfied with 9.8 mpg. The fleet’s head of research and development and senior driver continues to push the envelope in the search for better fuel economy without sacrificing comfort.

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Mack Pinnacle grilles to echo Anthem

April 11, 2019 by John Smith

Mack’s Pinnacle trucks will echo the grille styling of the Mack Anthem beginning in the third quarter of 2019. The axle-forward Pinnacle is available in daycab and sleeper configurations. The grille is framed by LED headlights, which are 66% brighter […]

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‘It’s the dream job,’ says Mack’s top dog

August 21, 2018 by John Smith

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Martin Weissburg has not been the top dog at Mack Trucks for very long. He was named president June 1, succeeding Dennis Slagle who had been in the role since 2008. But Volvo Group’s senior-most executive in North America is no stranger to boardroom tables in the trucking industry.

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Mack partners with Lego to bring Anthem to fans brick by brick

January 22, 2018 by elizabeth

GREENSBORO, NC – The Mack Anthem has struck a cord with truck fans of a different variety. A Lego version of the truck released Jan. 1 has been hard to keep on shelves for the brick-building company.

The tiny Technic version of the new Mack truck, complete with iconic bulldog hood ornament, was designed in close consultation with the Mack Anthem team to create an accurate and detailed two-in-one truck that can be rebuilt as the Mack LR front loader refuse model.