10,000 orders for Mack and Volvo EPA 2010 Class 8 trucks

Christopher Goodfellow - 15 July 2010

Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks have confirmed that they have received 10,000 orders for EPA 2010 compliant Class 8 trucks.

Kevin Flaherty, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Mack, said: "We had the trucks in customer hands early and often for testing and we were ready to go soon enough to start production last fall."

Both manufacturers use Mack's ClearTech (PDF) Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR), which requires Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), to meet the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) emissions standards.

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