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Mack Trucks announces booth, truck lineup for ExpoCam

Mack Trucks will display two Mack Anthem® models (seen here), one Mack® Pinnacle™ model and one Mack Granite® model in booth 4259 at ExpoCam April 11-13 at Place Bonaventure in Montreal, Quebec.
Mack Trucks will display two Mack Anthem® models (seen here), one Mack® Pinnacle™ model and one Mack Granite® model in booth 4259 at ExpoCam April 11-13 at Place Bonaventure in Montreal, Quebec.

Mack Trucks  will showcase four of its models in Mack booth 4259 during ExpoCam April 11-13 at Place Bonaventure in Montreal, Quebec, demonstrating the ability of Mack trucks to take on virtually any application.

Two Mack Anthem models, along with one Mack Pinnacle model and one Mack Granite model, will be featured, each powered by the 13-liter Mack MP8 engine. Each truck is also equipped with a standard Mack mDRIVE automated manual transmission (AMT), including the rugged mDRIVE HD variant found in both the Pinnacle and Granite models, as well as in one of the Mack Anthem models.

Mack trucks on display at ExpoCam include:

 Mack Anthem 70-inch Standup Sleeper 6x4

  • Engine: Mack MP8-445E, 445 horsepower and 1,560 to 1,860 lb.-ft. torque
  • Transmission: Mack mDRIVE 12-speed AMT

Additional features: Mack in-dash infotainment system with backup camera support; Mack GuardDog Connect integrated telematics; Mack ClearTech One exhaust aftertreatment system; Mack FXL13.2 13,200 lb. front axle; Bendix Wingman Fusion; Mack premium seats developed with Sears Seating; full LED interior and exterior lighting.

Mack Anthem 70-inch Standup Sleeper 6x4

  • Engine: Mack MP8-445E, 445 horsepower and 1,560 to 1,860 lb.-ft. torque
  • Transmission: Mack mDRIVE HD 12-speed AMT

Additional features: Mack GuardDog Connect integrated telematics; Mack ClearTech One exhaust aftertreatment system; Mack FXL12 12,000 lb. front axle; Bendix Wingman Fusion; Mack premium seats developed with Sears Seating; full LED interior and exterior lighting.

Mack Pinnacle Daycab 6x4

  • Engine: Mack MP8-505C, 505 horsepower and 1,860 lb.-ft. torque
  • Transmission: Mack mDRIVE HD 12-speed AMT

Additional features: Mack GuardDog Connect integrated telematics; Mack ClearTech One exhaust aftertreatment system; Mack FXL14.6 14,600 lb. front axle; Mack premium seats developed with Sears Seating; full LED interior and exterior lighting.

Mack Granite 6x4 Twin Steer Stone Slinger

  • Engine: Mack MP8-505M, 505 horsepower and 1,860 lb.-ft. torque
  • Transmission: Mack mDRIVE HD 13-speed AMT

Additional features: Mack GuardDog Connect integrated telematics; Mack ClearTech One exhaust aftertreatment system; Simard twin steer front axle; Mack S462R 46,000 lb. rear axles; Mack premium seats developed with Sears Seating; full LED interior and exterior lighting.

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