Volvo, Mack Trucks headed for CA ports

August 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2008, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that Volvo Trucks North America has received a 100-truck order for VNL 300 Daycabs, and Mack Trucks Inc. has received a 100-truck order for Pinnacle Axle Back DayCabs under the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, Clean Trucks Program. It is said that beginning October 1, 2008, the program will bar 1988 and older trucks from entering shipping terminals, and by 2012, all 2006 and older trucks will be banned from the ports and replaced by a new fleet.


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