MACK'S "Granite" model * USA: The best selling Class 8 truck
* North Carolina - Mack’s Granite model tops in straight-truck registrations
--- Mack Trucks' Granite model is the best-selling heavy-duty conventional straight truck in the United States, based on registrations of new commercial vehicles in 2016, according to the manufacturer... Mack cited IHS Markit’s tally of U.S. Class 8 VIN-defined conventional straight-truck new vehicle registrations for 10 liters and larger engines, January-December 2016... The truck is available in axle forward or axle back configurations and can be spec’d for dump and concrete mixer applications or in the refuse segment as a rear-loader or roll off, for plow applications at municipalities and for heavy-haul or logging applications, the Greensboro, North Carolina, company said... Mack is a unit of Sweden-based Volvo Group...
(Photo: Every Mack truck built for the North American market gets its start at the company’s cab and vehicle assembly plant in Macungie, Pa.) -- Greensboro, NC, USA - Transport Topics - 10 March 2017
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