Autocar Trucks celebrates 120th anniversary

Autocar Trucks celebrates 120th anniversary

The company will host a celebration at its Hagerstown, Indiana, facility Oct. 21.

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August 16, 2017
Waste Today Staff
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Autocar Trucks, Hagerstown, Indiana, has announced it will celebrate the brand’s 120th anniversary with a party for Autocar fans at its Hagerstown factory on Oct. 21. The celebration will feature live music, food and an Autocar truck show.

Autocar, founded in 1897, manufactures cab-over trucks, including class 8 refuse and recycling trucks, concrete pump trucks, terminal tractors and trucks for other other severe-duty applications.

“We’re thrilled to have the opportunity to celebrate such an important milestone in Autocar’s history,” says Adam Burck, vice president of brand management. “Hundreds of people have worked very hard over the years to build these amazing trucks. It’s a great time to thank them and recognize what they have accomplished.”

The company is also welcoming vintage Autocar truck owners to the event for a truck show. In addition to the truck show, tours of the Autocar factory will be available.

The Oct. 21 party is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Truck owners interested in reserving a spot in the show can contact info@autocartrucks.com.