Category Archives: Vanguard Truck Centers


Van Norman Flywheel Grinder FG10000Bring us your Flywheels

At Vanguard Truck Center in Phoenix, we just replaced our Flywheel Grinding Machine with a brand new Van Norman FG10000. Accordingly we would like to offer a special promotion and put it to work.

Whether you are doing your clutch job yourself, doing it in our shop or you’re an outside shop that needs flywheel resurfacing services, we can do them all!

  • Light Duty
  • Medium Duty
  • Heavy Duty
  • Flat Flywheels
  • Stepped Flywheels

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Vanguard Truck Centers would like to say Thank You to our Customers, Employees and Business Associates for making Vanguard Truck Center in Houston the Mack Trucks Southwest Region Dealer of the Year, as well as Vanguard Truck Center in Phoenix the Western Region Dealer of the year for 2018. The announcements were made recently at the Mack annual dealer meeting.  (more…)


Alvin Texas Service Entrance

Servicing All Makes Commercial Trucks

Alvin Texas is a city of about 26,000 residents located about 30 miles south of busy downtown Houston.

The Vanguard Alvin location opened in September 2014 as a satellite parts and service center and it is growing.  However, we find that a lot of people only identify the facility as a Mack Truck location.

Isuzu Truck LogoVolvo Truck LogoMack Truck Logo

We want everyone to know that Vanguard Truck Center in Alvin TX is a fully authorized Isuzu, Volvo and Mack Commercial Truck Service Center featuring “All Makes” Parts and Service, including Cummins Engine and Allison Transmission.  (more…)


Western Tech Enrollment Vehicle

Technician Recruitment and Development is Critical

Everyone in the Trucking Industry has probably heard there is a driver shortage. But many may not know there is also a huge shortage of Heavy Truck and Diesel Engine Technicians. If you do a quick Google search you can find sources that estimate the need for as many as 67,000 new technicians by 2022. (more…)


2018 Phoenix Toy Ride - Teddy on a Harley

[Video] On Saturday December 8th, Vanguard Truck Center of Phoenix, in partnership with Cypress Transportation held the 1st Annual Customer Appreciation Motorcycle Toy Ride. This event was in Honor of Hugs from Hannah, an effort that collects toys benefiting the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. (more…)


Thank You to The Maschhoffs Family Farms! Vanguard Truck Centers is delivering our first 3 Mack Anthem Sleepers to them. The 2019 Mack AN64T Sleepers are equipped with Mack MP8 445hp Engines, Mack 12 Speed mDrive Automated Transmissions, Bendix Collision Avoidance Systems and Idle Free APU’s.

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Vanguard Truck Center of Atlanta built a new facility in Forest Park GA earlier this year. If you haven’t seen it, here is a little tour for you. The new building is just around the corner from the old location and is dedicated to Truck Sales, Leasing and Rental as well as Accounting. Parts and Service operations remain in the old facility, with plans for renovation and reconfiguration to better service you.

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Thank You to Sprint Waste Services, L.P. who recently took delivery of (5) 2019 Mack Pinnacle Daycabs. These trucks feature the MP8 Engine at 445 HP, Fuller 10 speed manuals and Air Disc Brakes.

Sprint Waste Services is a full-service provider of waste collection, storage, removal, hauling, recycling and landfill services. They provide service to industrial and large commercial businesses across Houston and the Gulf Coast.


Architect rendition of future Vanguard Truck Center in St. Charles Missouri

 

New Mack Truck Service Center coming to St. Charles Missouri

Vanguard Truck Center of St. Louis is moving to serve you better. We are currently working on a 12,000 square-foot renovation to house a new full-service Mack Trucks Facility. The new service facility will be located at 940 Harmsted Court in St. Charles, Missouri. This site will give Mack customers much easier access, especially for those traveling the numerous interstate corridors around St. Louis and west of the Mississippi River. It also allows us to provide you with better service and more modern amenities.

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Alan Simonson and Sherrell Byrd III with the Mack Anthem

Vanguard Truck Centers would like to thank Sherrell Byrd III for taking one of our 2019 Mack Anthem demo units for a week long test drive.

In addition to driving for United Van Lines agent A-Mrazek Moving & Storage in St. Louis, Sherrell is also an administrator for The Movers Syndicate on Facebook.

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