Mack Anthem™ Featured at 2017 Tank Truck Week

10-09-2017 
GREENSBORO, NC (Oct. 9, 2017) – Two newly introduced Mack Anthem™ trucks will take center stage during 2017 Tank Truck Week sponsored by the National Tank Truck Carriers Oct. 11-13 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The bold exterior, coupled with the roomier and more ergonomic interior, helps prove that the Mack Anthem is the right truck for tanker applications.

Visitors to Mack booth No. PS8 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center will see the Mack Anthem Day Cab with liftable pusher axle and the Mack Anthem 48-inch Flat Top sleeper.

Mack’s highly proven, fully integrated powertrain, featuring the high performing Mack MP® engine series and the game-changing Mack mDRIVE™ automated manual transmission will also be on display.

Both Mack Anthem trucks come standard with Mack GuardDog® Connect, a proactive telematics solution that improves diagnostics and reduces down time. In addition, each truck features Mack’s ClearTech™ One single-unit exhaust aftertreatment system that saves weight and frame rail space by combining the DPF and SCR into one package. Included in the booth are:

Mack Anthem Day Cab with 6x2 Liftable Pusher Axle
Engine: Mack MP7-425E; 425 horsepower, 1,560/1,360 lb.-ft. of torque
Transmission: Mack mDRIVE 12-speed Automated Manual Transmission
Features: Bendix Wingman Fusion, Mack 12,500 front axle, Mack MaxLite rear air suspension

Mack Anthem 48-inch Flat Top Sleeper
Engine: Mack MP8-415C; 415 horsepower and 1,660 lb.-ft. of torque
Transmission: Mack mDRIVE 12-speed Automated Manual Transmission
Features: Bendix Wingman Fusion, Mack 12,000 lb. front axle, Mack MaxLite rear air suspension, Mack air disc brakes front and rear

Two newly introduced Mack Anthem™ trucks will take center stage during 2017 Tank Truck Week sponsored by the National Tank Truck Carriers Oct. 11-13 in New Orleans, Louisiana.


Two newly introduced Mack Anthem™ trucks will take center stage during 2017 Tank Truck Week sponsored by the National Tank Truck Carriers Oct. 11-13 in New Orleans, Louisiana.






Dedicated to durability, reliability and meeting the needs of customers, Mack Trucks has provided purpose-built transportation solutions for more than a century. Today, Mack is one of North America's largest producers of heavy-duty trucks, and Mack® trucks are sold and serviced through an extensive distribution network in more than 45 countries. Mack trucks, diesel engines and transmissions sold in North America are assembled in the United States. Mack manufacturing locations are certified to the internationally recognized ISO 9001 standard for quality, ISO 14001 standard for environmental management systems and OHSAS 18001 standard for health and safety management systems. Mack is also a proud sponsor of Share the Road, an American Trucking Associations' public information campaign aimed at enhancing the safety of our nation's roadways.

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