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With 2,595 pieces, including a very special replica of the Mack Bulldog hood ornament, it’s the...
The Mack Anthem set is daunting when the pieces are spread out on a kitchen table. The engine block in lego form.
Even parts that won't be seen in the final form are meticulously accurate. The set also includes a trailer.

Building a 2,600-Lego Mack Anthem [Photos]

Earlier this year Mack teamed up with Lego to create a 2,595-piece model of the company's flagship Anthem truck. This Lego set isn't just for kids, as HDT's Midwest/ Northeast regional sales manager Justin Miller found out while piecing the Mack Anthem together. Photos: Justin Miller

Jonathan Eilen, Hampton, MN, 1990 Peterbilt
Bryant A Mann, White Pine Paving, Hampstead, MD, 1998 Peterbilt 379
Kenny Jenkins, Mount Sterling, KY, 1985 Freightliner 10464T

2018 Paul K. Young Truck Beauty Contest [Photos]

Named in honor of the Mid-America Trucking Show founder, the Paul K. Young Truck Beauty Championship is one of the main attractions at MATS every year, showcasing custom trucks competing for accolades and awards.  Photos: Jim Park

American Truck Historical Society Display at MATS
Marmon, Dan Van Ness, Alexandria, Ohio
1937 Studebaker J30M, Keith Jones, N. Chesterfield, Va.

American Truck Historical Society Display at MATS

While the South Wing of The Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville was missing a few OEM exhibitors, the ATHS made good use of the vacant space with a display of vintage iron that drew a lot of fans. Here's a sampling of some of the trucks on display. Photos by Jim Park  

Mid-America Trucking Show 2018 in Photos, Day 3
With controversy swirling around glider kits, the crowds around the Fitzgerald booth were thick.
Several other gliders were seen around the show this year, attesting to their ongoing popularity.
Thursday morning dawned clear, but at 7:30, crews were still clearing snowbanks and salting the...
Outside the Mid-America Trucking Show 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. Photo by Jim Park.
The day before the show opened, Louisville got about 6 inches of snow and temps dipped onto the...

Mid-America Trucking Show 2018 in Photos, Day 1

Attendance seemed good for the first day of the Mid-America Trucking Show 2018, which got underway at 10 a.m. March 22. Absent this year were several of the truck and trailer makers and a few of the major Tier 1 suppliers, but showgoers didn't seem to mind too much, at least not that we heard.  

Available with up to 605 hp and 2,050 lb.-ft. of torque, the Volvo VNX series is available in...
Available rear axles range from 46,000 to 55,000 pounds, and the premium rear heavy-haul...
The VNX was designed for heavy-haul trucking operations such as logging, heavy equipment...

Volvo Trucks VNX-Series for Heavy Haul [Photos]

Volvo Trucks' new VNX series was designed specifically for the needs of heavy-haul trucking operations. Available with up to 605 hp and 2,050 lb.-ft. of torque, the Volvo VNX series is available in daycab, flat-roof regional sleeper, and 70-inch sleeper configurations. 

Nissan offers its NV Cargo in three models, including NV1500, NV2500HD, and NV3500HD.
Nissan offers two roof configurations, including standard and high, and three grades (S, SV, and...
This model is the NV3500HD high roof SL with the V-8 engine.

Nissan's 2018 NV Cargo Van

Nissan has added a few enhancements to its NV full-size cargo van for 2018, including a 5-inch color display, hands-free Bluetooth, and a USB port in the cabin. Read our driving impressions here. Photos by Vince Taroc.

Attendees mob the Hino XL8 after its reveal. Hino said the truck is the first all-new Class 8...
The new Hino XL is powered by Hino’s A09 8.9L inline 6-cylinder diesel engine and will be...
Chevy returned to the medium-duty conventional cab market with new Silverado 4500/5500 HD Class...

Photos: Seen at the 2018 NTEA Work Truck Show

The NTEA Work Truck Show rolled into Indianapolis for a four-day stay (March 6-9), and HDT Executive Editor David Cullen was there to capture these new-truck highlights on the show floor.