The Mack Defense Line Haul is a commercially-based Mack AnthemÂ® â€“ designed to haul up to 60 Ton payloads. The Mack Defense Line Haul challenges your expectations of a conventional transport truck â€“ while meeting all military requirements. Efficiency and durability are built into every component, reducing your maintenance costs while maximizing uptime. It is powered by the fuel-efficient, 13-liter Mack MP8 engine that provides plenty of horsepower (440 HP), with low-end torque up to 1,600 lb-ft to haul over any grade. Steep grades to long hauls, the Mack Defense Line Haul has the power to handle heavy equipment and the efficiency to run longer.
The MPÂ®8 engine is a legend on roads everywhere, the MPÂ®8 delivers the muscle to shoulder heavy-duty workloads. The Mack front axle and rear MeritorÂ® axle coupled with 70K parabolic leaf suspension provides an unparalleled ride quality with a fully loaded or empty payload. The 48″ flattop extended cab design gives drivers plenty of room to get comfortable, rest well and stay focused on the road. With full walk through to sleeping quarters, 12 Volt DC power outlet, dual fire extinguishers, multiple storage locations under bunk, and convenient control panel From the hood slope and fairings to the mirrors and air dam, every component is engineered to maximize efficiency.
Mack Defense, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mack Trucks, Inc., is responsible for the sale of Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks (to include parts) to all Federal/Ministerial level customers globally. Founded in 1900 as the Mack Brothers Company, it manufactured its first truck in 1907 and adopted its present name in 1922. Mack Trucks has been selling heavy duty trucks and busses to the US military since 1911. Virtually every model has been used. The majority have been commercial models designed and built by Mack with their own components, but they have also designed and built military specification tactical trucks. Military vehicles are rated by payload measured in tons (907 kg).