Category Archives: At the Dealer

At the Dealer – Wintertime Arrivals

The good folks at Stadium International were kind enough to park the two newest International models side by side for easy comparison. On the left, the successor to the Paystar line of trucks, the HX. On the right, the successor … Continue reading

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New Year. New Trucks

Here is the first International HX515 that I have laid my eyes upon configured as a snow plow. I’m not sure who this one belongs to but based on the color the City of Oswego, NY is a safe bet. … Continue reading

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Mack Trucks Customer Center

If you saw my exhaustive coverage of the Mack Trucks Customer Center from the 2015 Trucktoberfest event you know this is place you must visit if you are even remotely interested in trucks. While homebase for the official Mack Truck … Continue reading

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At the Dealer – Roll Offs, Packers, Lifts

Soooooooo, at first glance I thought this was a 108SD but the door badging said otherwise. I was confused for a few weeks and then I remember that truck models offering both set-back and set-forward axles configurations often have different … Continue reading

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At the Dealer – International HX

Earlier this week the local International Trucks dealer, Stadium International, held an coming out party for the new line of HX and LT trucks. Not one to pass up free food and trucks in the same day I happily stopped … Continue reading

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New and Old

Back in March a Roadtec Shuttle Buggy was on display in front of Tracey Road Equipment. I was able to provide a general overview of how the Shuttle Buggy operates as part of the paving team while more experienced visitors … Continue reading

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Tracey Road Equipment Open House 2016

I don’t know about you but I can’t think of day better spent than looking at new trucks and heavy equipment. Maybe if there was free food involved it would be perfect. Oh wait! There was. Last Thursday Tracey Road … Continue reading

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At the Dealer – Cross Section

Do remember the other day when I was blubbering about how┬áit would be months, possibly years, before the International HX started showing up in CNY? Once again the universe has spoken to reveal my ignorance. I came across this HX515 … Continue reading

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Unique Macks

I came across this Mack awhile back that from a distance seems like a traditional R-Model but with each closing step reveals that appearances can be deceiving. From the Town of Leyden, NY this truck looks like the rare optioned … Continue reading

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At The Dealer – Stars of Different Types

What can be said about this truck? Not much. We’ve seen this kind of setup before. It’s a newer model for sure, notice the lack of model badges on the door and engine badges on the hood. I didn’t travel … Continue reading

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