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News at Mac's Trucks

Ainscough Industrial Services, Always a Pleasure.

We are pleased to look after Ainscough again with a beautiful 2015 Scania R450 - Euro 6 - 8x2 - Fitted FASSI F660RA2.26 crane - Macs cabin specification flat body . 
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Truck 4 of 5 for D E O'Reillys!

Going out today... Truck 4 of 5 for D E O'Reillys! NEW Daf CF410, Space Cab Sleeper, 6 x 2, Rear Lift and Steer, FASSI F485A2.25 Crane with Cabin Specification Body with Three Axle Drawbar Trailer.
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The Power of Word of Mouth

Accroding to David J Greer, 'a customer talking about their experiance with you is owrth ten times that which you write or say about yourself'. Burke Contracts Ltd recently purchased their first vehicle with us over the phone without even seeing their product, they invested in our product…
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3rd Truck for Local Customer B & W Plant Hire!!!

3rd Truck for Local Customer B & W Plant Hire!!! A Scania (2013) R440 8 x 2, Rear Lift Axle with fitted NEW Mac's Low Profile Plant Body with Hydraulic Ramps.   
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Ovenden Plan Take Delivery of NEW Volvo FH540

Ovenden Plant take delivery of there NEW Volvo FH540 6 x 4 80 Tonnes Tractor Unit with FASSI F820RA.2.26 Crane 
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Scania XT's Sunbathe Pre Paintshop

Just a few Scania XT's fitted with Fassi Cranes waiting their turn for our custom built paint booth! At Mac's, not only can you choose your ideal, we can paint it in your company colours.    
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Machinery Movements Are Back AGAIN!

Machinery Movements come back again for a further truck; a 2018 Volvo FH460, 8 x 2 with Rear Lift and Steer and fitted with NEW FASSI F545RA.2.26 Crane. Comes with a Cabin Specification Flat Body. 
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Truckin' Tuesday: Repeat Custom from JPL Transport

It's Truckin' Tuesday!!! Liverpool based company, JPL Transport are back for more! Their latest addition to their fleet is a DAF CF330 8x2 Rigid fitted with a F710RA.2.27 Remote Crane. From all of us at Macs, Happy Trucking.    
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Freemans Event Partners Drive Away with First Vehicle

One of our new customers, Freemans Event Partners drive away with their first vehicle from us last Thurday - Scania (2018) R450 fitted with FASSI F660RA.2.26 with Drawbar Trailer. From all of us at Mac's - Happy Trucking!  
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Van Elle Drive Away with Their Latest Addition

Over the last 34 years, Van Elle has built a reputation for delivering high quality ground engineering and piling solutions - throughout the British Isles and Overseas. Following organic year on year growth, the company has established itslef and one of the largest and most successful geotechnical…
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Testing the Limit

At Macs, we are constantly putting our equipment through the paces to ensure we remain at the forefront of technological development within our field. This morning we made the most of the sunny weather and we tested a Fassi F820RA.2.27 with L426 Fly, V30 Hoist with Automatic Winch Control, Work…
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Star Auto's - A Valued Customer for Over 15 Years.

For over 15 years, Macs has been selling trucks to Star Autos - dealing with two generations of the Mill's Family. We are please to build their new generation Scania 6 x 2 fitted with a 47tm cane with cabin specification body. On behalf of everyone at Mac's, 'Happy Trucking!'
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10 Years On and Going Strong!

When it comes to business growth, it is important to balance both new and existing customers.  We at Mac's have been working with Heaver Brothers for the past ten years! It is always a welcome opportunity to contribute to their fleets needs. Last week, they collected their latest addition -…
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Scotplant Sneak Peak - 2 Days to GO!

Whilst there is only two days to go till Scotplant 2018... we thought we would give you a sneak peak of some of the products we will be showcasing. We welcome our customers both old and new to join us for some light refreshments and demonstrations of our latest truck developments on Stand 111 on…
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Total Rail Solutions Take 5th Truck!

“The key is to set realistic customer expectations, and then not to just meet them, but to exceed them – preferably in unexpected and helpful ways.” Richard Branson At Mac’s, we value our existing client base as highly as acquiring new business – there’s no better…
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Scotplant Show 20th & 21st April

We are pleased to confirm once again, we will be at the Scotplant show in Edinburgh on 20th & 21st April with a much larger display of vehicles . We would like to invite all of our customers both, old and new to join us for refreshments and demonstration of our new products. We look forward to…
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What effect will Brexit have on the UK truck industry?

Since voting to leave the EU in June 2016, Brexit has been a daily topic in the news and although many negotiations and talks have taken place so far, there's still uncertainty over the effect brexit will have on various industries, work and trade.    What effect will brexit have on…
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Truck Hire With Business Livery

Within business, it's all about standing out from the crowd and getting yourself noticed. Whether your trucks are out on the road or parked up in the yard, branding your vehicles with your business’s logos and livery can make them recognisable.    Why is branding important? …
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We can help dig you out of the snow!

It’s been a particularly awful week for snow, and one that’s potentially about to get a bit more tricky as all of that thawing snow turns to ice.   Whilst some of us are more lucky than others when it comes to wintery weather, here at Mac’s Trucks HQ, we’ve been…
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Ballards Removal Take Delivery of No. 2 of 7 Trucks!

Business is booming for Ballard's Removals who have just taken delivery of their second vehicle of seven from us!    
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In House Services

We at Mac's believe that in order to produce the best product and service for our customers. A key aspect of that success is our continued investment into the business both financially and with our staff. We are able to offer customers a complete package when purchasing a vehicle;…
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Next Generation Using NEW Generation Scania to Make An Entrance

Alex McDade & His Classmates Make A Statement at Prom by Arriving in a Mac’s Truck's New Generation Scania S520.
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Curtainsider Truck Hire

What is a curtainsider? A curtainsider truck, also known as a Tautliner, gets it’s name from the curtains that feature on the sides of the vehicle where a traditional box trailer would be.  Curtainsiders come in a variety of sizes from 7.5 tonne up to 26 tonne and  are mainly used…
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Specialist: Volvo FH540 with Fassi F545RA.2.25 Crane & Chieftain Cheesewedge Drawbar Trailer

Special Build Designed for a Special Job Volvo (2017) FH540, 8 x 4 Tridem with Rear Lift & Steer Axle and Flat Body with Pull-Out System at the Rear. Fitted with a Fassi F545RA.2.25 Crane with 5 Hydraulic Extensions and also, a Coupling to Accomodate a NEW Chieftain Cheesewedge Drawbar…
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New Year, New Truck

We’re back and open for business, supplying our customers with high quality trucks, that are built to meet their specifications and on a contract hire term that works for their businesses needs. We’ve seen the first few weeks of 2018 out in our brilliant new Yorkshire HQ which is home to…
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Mac's Trucks, The Driving Force Behind A New Hope

While we can’t boast making the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs, Mac’s Transport Northern Ltd was entrusted with the safe transportation of something more valuable than the Death Star plans – the original set pieces and props for Star Wars IV: A New Hope [1976]. Owner,…
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Another Beautiful truck supplied to one of our Favorites!

One of our most prolific customers, we seem to constantly have a truck in build or on order for one particular gentleman.  We have lost count of the amount of trucks supplied to RE Plant Hire Ltd. This time, a SCania G450 sleeper cab with rear lift and steer, fitted with a new Fassi F365a.2.24…
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Tipper Grab on its way to a new home.

We had an enquiry into a tipper and a tipper grab truck. In its self not an odd request, but the killer was that they must be both drawbar specification. It just so happened that we had a pair of DAF CF460 day cabbed 8x4 chassis in the yard that were drawbar specification.  They were to be…
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NEW SCANIA HOOKLOADER BEEN PIMPED UP!

We had this Scania P450 sleeper cabbed hookloader in stock ready for a man or lady, to drive it away. Turns out, it was a man in the end..... He wanted a Silver cab, Kelsa's, and Alloys.... As you can see, the outcome was a beautiful looking Scania Hookloader by Mac's. We have the largest…
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DAF XF UNIT WITH 710 TON METRE FASSI CRANE

We had a DAF XF510, 6x2 sleeper cab in stock that we had bought to fit the F710 crane to, when a gentleman came to us and told us that he wanted, just that!. This was the last tractor unit with crane fitted that we built in our workshops before we moved. You can see the quality that we put into…
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v8 scania

We have available, many tractor units with cranes. From New generation V8 Scania's to Volvo FH globetrotters, to DAF XF530's. All in stock, with a range of Fassi's from 660 to 710 to 820's.  All fitted to the FASSI GOLD STANDARD, so that you know that you will be getting…
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a quarter of a million pounds worth of crane on one truck!!!

Now we are in our new purpose built premised, we can take larger deliveries of Fassi cranes. We used to take them in one or two at a time, but now, as you can see, we can take a whole load off in a matter of an hour. Our 10,000kg overrhead crane spans the full 15 bays which allows the cranes to be…
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Scania Truck Rental

Scania are known for the manufacture of high quality, low carbon trucks, that are designed for use in a range of industries including transportation & logistics. Our specialist Scania Truck Rental provides you with all the great features Scania trucks are renowned for, combined with the in-house…
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One collected from us this week

After a long wait from Volvo, this truck was collected by it's new owner, complete, and as she  should have been.  She was a Volvo FM460 day cab with I-shift gearbox, air conditioning and rear lift and steer axle. A Fassi F275a.2.22 remote controlled crane was fitted to her that had 2…
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A walk through the workshops at Mac's

One day whilst walking through the workshops it was noted that the trucks that were in there were all beautiful beasts! So here is a video, done on an iphone, whilst walking the length of the workshops. We are constantly building high quality trucks for the  UK, so that your goods can get…
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Truck Finance: A cost-effective alternative

Here at Mac’s Trucks we’re UK truck hire and sales specialists, with 45 years experience providing businesses with custom-built, high-quality trucks. Plus, we’ve recently expanded our in-house capabilities by moving to a purpose built 7.2 acre site, which will allow us to…
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Beavertail Body Manufacturers

For over 45 years we have been supplying customers with beavertail trucks designed to meet their specifications. Following moving to our new HQ, a specialist facility set on 7.2 acres, our capabilities now include purpose-built workshops, MOT testing lanes and a body shop/paint centre, strengthening…
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67 DAF GRAB IN WHITE !!!!!!

It's unusual that you see a DAF CF tipper grab in full white livery, but when you do, it's a sight to see. We sold this one from stock, and luckily it wasn't painted when it was purchased by the client, and she decided that white was her colour. Turned around in less than 2 weeks from…
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Will semi-autonomous trucks affect your business?

The trialling of semi-autonomous truck convoys is set to take place on public roads by the end of next year. The Department for Transport and Highways England have given the organisation conducting the trials: The Transport Research Laboratory, £8.1 million to fund these tests.  What do…
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Our New Premises are here !!!!

We are now proud to say that the struggling within our premises is now over. For years we moved, pushed and squeezed trucks around within our three quarters of an acre site and still managed to supply the quality that we are renown for. All that hard work from everyone at Mac's has now paid…
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Hiab Lorry contract hire

Mac’s trucks are Hiab lorry contract hire and manufacture specialists, we take the time to understand our customers needs and work with them to ensure the vehicles we supply are ready for immediate use and fit for purpose.  What makes us unique?  At our new Yorkshire HQ, as well as…
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Scania Hook Loaders for Hire

Why choose Scania Hook loaders?  Ideal for the construction, waste disposal and recycling industries, our Scania Hookloaders are cost effective, low carbon vehicles perfect for transporting large goods quickly and simply. Complete with the heavy lifting capabilities, environmentally friendly…
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820 FLYJIB

This truck was built especially for the customer. He wanted a big truck, big cran and, lots of reach. This was the outcome!!! A nice new Volvo FH500 with all the whistles and bells. 8x2 rear lift and steer axle. We fitted a new Fassi F820RA.2.26 with a flyjib. The body was fitted and made to…
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Truck Contract Hire

At Mac’s Trucks, we’re experts in both truck rental and sales - and take the time to understand the needs of each of our customers, making sure the advantages of both are clearly communicated.  For businesses in particular, taking out truck contract hire on a big financial…
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DAF Contract Hire Trucks

Truck hire plays a vital part in the running of many businesses. Whether it's a single truck or a fleet of vehicles, here at Mac’s trucks we have a range of available to hire for immediate use including a range of DAF contract hire vehicles.  Why choose a DAF truck?  The DAF…
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HGV Hire

We provide HGV hire to a range of businesses, from companies looking to hire a single truck to meet demand for individual jobs, to large businesses hiring multiple HGV’s at a time to continually take advantage of new trucks and the ongoing support we offer. 
 Our HGV hire experts work with…
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Commercial Vehicle Hire UK

  Commercial vehicle hire is an essential aspect of modern day business, with flexible access to trucks a necessity to reduce overheads and minimise operational costs. Mac’s Trucks are one of the UK’s largest commercial vehicle hire specialists, which has grown from our long history…
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Should you buy or lease a truck?

Small and large businesses alike are often faced with the question: should I buy or lease a truck?  Whatever your decision, it’s a significant financial investment and one that is influenced by both internal and external factors - such as cash flow or the current state of the…
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Truck Maintenance Tips / Checklist

Do you know how much you’re spending per year on your truck maintenance costs? Operating a commercial truck is incredibly expensive, but this is a necessary investment when working in the construction, waste and transportation industries. The majority of modern trucks have systems in place…
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Why do you need a truck with Euro VI engine technology?

Why do you need a truck with Euro VI engine technology?   European Emission Standards were introduced in the early 90’s, designed to limit the impact that vehicles were having on the environment. As we know, truck emission standards have surpassed those early days of Euro I engines,…
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Clients come to us for "HOW" we do things.

We like to think that we do the job properly, here at Mac's Truck Sales Ltd. We are renown for QUALITY. We like to give you a product that you smile at when you come to collect. Something that you are proud to drive away. We also like to be able to offer something that has back-up. We could,…
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Construction Vehicles for Hire - Responding to your needs

This week the Construction Products Association, who represent the UK's manufacturers and distributors of construction products and materials, updated their 2018 forecasts for the growth of the construction industry.   Originally set for a growth of 1.2%, the CPA are expecting the industry…
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Truck Leasing Prices : The benefits of leasing a truck

Mac’s Trucks are one of the UK’s leading truck leasing companies, and have helped businesses across the country gain access to the commercial trucks they need to keep operating. Businesses usually turn to us during a time of growth, when leasing a commercial truck will have an immediate…
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Self Drive Scania Hookloaders

We now have an extensive fleet of Scania hookloaders for self drive hire. all come with air conditioning and a Scania R&M package so you have the peace of mind that you have national coverage for breakdowns and service. Whether you need one for a week or Long Term Hire or Contract hire, give our…
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FASSI GOLD STANDARD FITTING ACHIEVED.

As the forerunners in quality crane mounting, Macs Truck Sales Ltd have once again been awarded something special. We are now the FIRST company to have acheived the GOLD Standard for crane fitting, proving that we are the best, and leading the way in QUALITY. Our team, headed by Andrew Hall, have…
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BLACK OR WHITE FOR SKIP IT

CENTRAL WASTE REQUIRED A BLACK CABBED DAF LF SKIP LOADER FOR 12 MONTHS. BUT YOU WOULDN'T PAINT A CAB BLACK FOR A 12 MONTH CONTRACT? SURELY THIS WOULD COST £1200.00 TO PAINT AND LOWER THA RESIDUAL VALUE ONCE IT WAS A USED TRUCK. THEREFORE, NOT A GOOD IDEA, SO WE WRAPPED IT. HERE AT…
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GETTING BETTER CLIENTS

WE ARE STARTING TO ROLL NOW WITH CUSTOMERS THAT ARE MULTIPLE USERS. WE NOW HAVE CLIENTS THAT STARTED WITH ONE TRUCK AND ARE NOW UP TO THEIR 4th & 5th TRUCKS FROM US. THIS IS BECAUSE WE TREAT OUR CLIENTS WELL AND LISTEN TO THEIR FEEDBACK OF WHAT WAS NOT CORRECT WITH THE LAST…
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NEW VOLVO UNIT WITH F820 FITTED

JUST OUT OF THE FABRICATION SHOP THIS WEEK IS THIS BEAUTIFUL VOLVO FH540 GLOBETROTTER. A 6 WHEELED UNIT WITH THE NEW 10 TON FRONT AXLE ALLOWS THE FASSI F820RA.2.26 CRANE TO BE FITTED WITH PLENTY OF TOLLERANCES. THE CRANE HAS A REACH OF 16.15M AND A LIFT AT THAT OF 3970KG!!!!!! FULLY REMOTE…
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We are now ALLMI registered

In 2016 We became ALLMI Registered. Again, showing commitment to our trade, and the need to learn and better ourselves to help you in making a decision in choosing a trusted company to work with. The need to supply quality is just something that we must do!!!!!!!!!!!
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SCANIA TIPPER GRAB LEAVES US FOR HER NEW HOME

THIS NEW SCANIA GRAB FITTED WITH A THOMPSONS BODY AND A EPSILON 125 PLUS CRANE WAS BUILT FOR STOCK AND WAS SAT IN THE YARD WHEN THIS LUCKY GENTLEMAN RANG TO PURCHASE ONE. WITH HER BEING IN STOCK, THE TRUCK WAS TURNED AROUND (FROM ORDER TO COLLECTION) IN 4 DAYS. WE HAVE A STOCK OF TIPPER GRABS IN,…
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2 NICE UNITS WITH LARGE CRANES

UNITS WITH LARGE CRANES ARE COMING MORE PREVALENT IN TODAYS WORKING ENVIRONMENT. WE NOW HAVE A GOOD RANGE OF TRUCKS WITH 66 -71 & 82 TON PER METRE CRANES FITTED. USUALLY OF THE LARGE ENGINED BREED, FROM 510bhp UP TO 720's AND AN OFFERING OF DAF AND SCANIA. THE SPECS ON THESE TRUCKS ARE ABOVE…
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CHEESE WEDGE WITH NO CRANE ???

THIS 8x2 SCANIA G450 WAS SPECCED FOR A SPECIFIC JOB. TO HAVE A PLANT TRUCK WITH A WINCH AND A FLAT THAT COULD OVER-HANG A GOOD LOAD WAS JUST WHAT THIS COMPANY NEEDED. BUILT SPECIFICALLY FOR THEM, IT WAS JUST HOW THEY WANTED IT. HAVING SEEN THE WAY WE PRESENT OUR TRUCKS (WHEN COMPLETED) IS WHAT…
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ONE THAT LEFT US TODAY

THIS ONE WAS A 2013 SCANIA R440 HIGHLINE, 6x2 TRACTOR UNIT, THAT CAME INTO US WITH 290,000 KILOMETERS ON THE CLOCK DIRECT FROM SCANIA. WE EXTENDED THE CHASSIS, INTRODUCED ANOTHER AXLE, FITTED A SUBFRAME THAT COULD TAKE THE NEW FASSI F485RA.2.25 REMOTE CONTROLLED CRANE. THEN FITTED A NEW…
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ONE OF THE REGIONS FASTEST GROWING COMPANIES

We were astonished in early 2016 to have been awarded this accolade. One of the fastest growing Companies in our region. Here at Mac's Truck Sales ltd we all pull together as a "team" to ensure that what we do is done well. This shows that "most of the time" it works!!!!!…
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NICE MAN WITH FASSI CRANE!!

WHY MAC'S TRUCK SALES FOR YOUR BUILDS???? Here at Mac's, we care about what we do. We care about what you get and we care about how you get it. Many companies out there are so focussed on profit and numbers that they forget about the customer. Take for instance this beauty: Came in as a…
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Mac's at Scotplant 2016

To support its growing truck sales and rental business in Scotland, Mac’s Truck Sales is making its debut at Scotplant 2016 in April with an impressive five vehicle display at the two-day event that includes a varied selection of the latest Euro VI trucks from its dedicated commercial vehicle…
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NEW DAF TIPPERS IN STOCK

In Stock now. 2015 DAF CF400  DAY CABS MANUAL GEARBOXES AIR CON ELECTRIC WINDOWS THOMPSON BODY BINOTTO TIPPING GEAR READY TO GO http://www.macstrucks.co.uk/pages/offer-details?artid=12776
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Mac's Truck Rental & Leasing Company Ltd

    Its eventually here!!! With over 5 million pounds invested into the first phase of Mac's Truck Rental & Leasing Company Ltd is just around the corner. Trucks are arriving daily and are being liveried into the "new name in the business". We figured that since we…
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Website update

  As you can see our new website is looking a little bit different, this is due to our site been re design and develop to meet the latest standards of web design practices. We have made sure the site its user friendly with a simple layout and all the necessary information at the click of a…
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Location & Address

Mac's Trucks

Alexander Park, Crosland Road
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD3 3ZA

Latest News

Ainscough Industrial Services, Always a Pleasure.

Ainscough Industrial Services, Always a Pleasure.

We are pleased to look after Ainscough again with a beautiful 2015 Scania R450 - Euro 6 - 8x2 -… Read More

Truck 4 of 5 for D E O'Reillys!

Truck 4 of 5 for D E O'Reillys!

Going out today... Truck 4 of 5 for D E O'Reillys! NEW Daf CF410, Space Cab Sleeper, 6 x 2, Rear… Read More