Mack launches new truck in construction segment

AB Volvo’s subsidiary Mack Trucks, Inc is launching a new truck model in the construction segment, the TerraPro™ Cabover. Mack holds a leading position in the US as a supplier of trucks in this segment. The model is a further development of Mack’s popular MR series and is adapted specially for handling concrete pumping.
TerraPro Cabover
TerraPro™ Cabover is being launched in conjunction with the opening of the World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas. The new model offers customers a new driver environment designed with a focus on comfort and productivity.

The new driver environment includes an ergonomic seat, spacious driver cab, effective climate-control system, easily accessible instrument and control panel and substantial storage space. Major emphasis was placed on reducing noise levels and the vibrations that arise during work operations.

TerraPro™ Cabover is equipped with an 11-liter MP7 engine that is approved in accordance with the EPA 07 emissions standard and is available in the 325 to 405 hp classes. The 13-liter MP8 engine is an alternative, which is also approved in accordance with EPA 07, available in the 415 to 485 hp classes.

January 24, 2007

For further information, please contact Mårten Wikforss, +46 31 66 11 27 or +46 705 59 11 49.