Mack® Pinnacle Model Spotlighted at American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council

02-24-2017 
GREENSBORO, NC (Feb. 24, 2017) – Mack Trucks today announced it will feature a 2017 Mack® Pinnacle Axle Back DayCab model in booth no. 1722 at the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA’s) Technology & Maintenance Council Feb. 27 to March 2 in Nashville, Tennessee.

The Pinnacle model features a fully integrated Mack powertrain including a 2017 Mack MP®8 engine with 445 horsepower and 1,860 lb.-ft. of torque, a Mack mDRIVE 12-speed automated manual transmission, and a Mack 12,000 lb. front axle and Mack 38,000 lb. rear axles.

Additional features on the Pinnacle model include:


Mack also will highlight its extensive uptime solutions, including an update on its Mack Certified Uptime Centers and the fully integrated GuardDog Connect telematics platform. Standard on all Mack models, GuardDog Connect provides proactive monitoring of a truck and its powertrain for potential issues that could lead to unplanned downtime.

Working with Mack’s OneCall uptime agents and Mack ASIST, GuardDog Connect enables real-time diagnosis of issues, scheduling of repairs and confirmation that needed parts are in stock and ready to install, all while a truck is still on the road.

Mack Trucks will feature a 2017 Mack® Pinnacle Axle Back DayCab model in booth no. 1722 at the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council Feb. 27 to March 2 in Nashville, Tennessee.






Dedicated to quality, reliability and total customer satisfaction, Mack Trucks, Inc., has provided its customers with innovative 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 and diesel engines sold in North America are assembled in the United States. Mack manufacturing locations are certified to the internationally recognized ISO 9001 standard for quality and ISO 14001 standard for environmental 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.

Mack Trucks, Inc. is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, which employs about 100,000 people, has production facilities in 19 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2015, the Volvo Group's sales amounted to about $37 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.