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ACT Research: NA Class 8 Net Orders Soared to New Heights-Again

NA Class 8 net orders totaled 53,069 units in August, marking the sixth time in eight months in which industry orders cracked 40,000 units and another record-setting month, according to ACT Research. read more

North American Class 8 Orders Hit All-Time High in August

According to ACT Research, preliminary North America Class 8 net order data show the industry booked 53,100 units in August, breaking the all-time record set last month. read more

ACT: Downward Pricing Pressure Expected in Year-End Used Class 8 Sales

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in July was virtually flat, down 1%, on a month-over-month basis, according to the latest release from ACT Research. read more

Class 8 Orders Set New All-Time Record at 52,400 Units in July

Preliminary North America Class 8 net order data from ACT Research showed the industry booked 52,400 units in July, setting a new all-time record in what is typically the weakest order intake month of the year. read more

J.D. Power: ‘Fleets Will Take Delivery of Additional New Trucks’

In a recent industry update, J.D. Power Valuation Services predicts in coming months, fleets will take delivery of additional new trucks and trade activity will increase, forcing market dynamics to look more normal. read more

ACT Research: Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Down 18% YTD

According to ACT Research, U.S. and Canadian natural gas Class 8 truck retail sales rose 13% in 2017 but have fallen 18% year-to-date through May 2018. read more

ACT Research: Trailer Orders Up 14% Y/Y, Class 8 Sales Flat M/M

ACT Research reported the trailer industry closed April with just below 24,000 net orders while the Class 8 truck retail market sales volume fell by 3% month over month. read more

January Heavy and Medium Duty Orders Second-Highest in History

Preliminary data from ACT Research indicated that 80,400 North America Classes 5-8 units were booked North America in January. read more

Strong North America Class 8 Production Impacts Backlog, Build Rate

According to ACT Research, despite the previously reported improvement in September’s heavy duty orders, even stronger production during the month weighed on backlogs, which contracted for a fifth consecutive month. read more

ACT: Used Class 8 Same Dealer Sales Down in July, Up Y/Y

Class 8 same dealer used truck sales volumes continued to decline in July, falling 5% month over month, according to ACT Research. read more

ACT Research: North America Class 8 Production Increased in July

North American Class 8 production increased in July, boosted by the continued strength of orders, according to ACT Research. read more

ACT: June Used Class 8 Truck Sales Down; Trailer Production Up

Class 8 same dealer used truck sales volumes slipped slightly in June, falling 3% month-over-month while June trailer production increased 6% month over month, up 5% year over year, according to ACT Research. read more

ACT: North America Class 8 Production Hits 19-Month High

According to ACT Research, North America Class 8 production reached a 19-month high again in June following the stronger orders earlier this year. read more

ACT Research: Used Class 8 Truck Same Dealer Sales Rebound in May

Class 8 same dealer used truck sales volumes experienced an unexpected rebound in May, making up for last month’s decline, according to ACT Research. read more

ACT Research: Class 8 Backlog Increases in April

According to ACT Research, strong orders surpassed build in April, boosting industry backlogs to their best level since March 2016. read more

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