Mack, Volvo add disc brake option

| Thursday, August 21, 2008

Truckers ordering Mack and Volvo trucks now have the option of spec’ing Bendix disc brakes.

Mack Trucks now offers the Bendix ADB22X heavy-duty air disc brakes on the Mack Pinnacle axle forward and Mack Pinnacle axle back models. Volvo is offering the disc brakes on front and rear axles on Volvo VNs and VTs.

Both OEMs are offering the Bendix disc brakes on the 12,000-pound front and 40,000-pound rear axles.