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  • Class 8 orders drop, while Class 5-7 boom, says Act report

    March 23, 2016 10:05AM by Truck West

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – Act Research Company’s State of the Industry report revealed that orders for Class 8 vehicles dropped 42% in February from the previous year, while Class 5-7 net orders were the highest they have been since December 2014.

  • Class 8 supply higher than demand, says ACT

    December 11, 2015 3:14PM by Truck West

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – ACT Research Company says its recent For-Hire Trucking Index indicates that the supply of Class 8 trucks continues to rise faster than demand. “The capacity index [supply] rose faster than the freight index [demand] for the third

  • Class 8 truck sales enjoy 12 straight months of solid performance

    April 23, 2015 3:48PM by Lou Smyrlis

    TORONTO, Ont. – Happy days are definitely here again for Canadian Class 8 truck sales. With sales topping 2,000 trucks sold again in February, the Canadian Class 8 market has now enjoyed a full year of sales above that solid

  • Class 8 truck sales off to strong start in 2015

    March 9, 2015 3:29PM by Lou Smyrlis

    TORONTO, Ont. — Class 8 sales are off to strong start in 2015, surpassing the monthly total for the two previous years and topping 2,000 trucks sold, data from the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association indicates. The 2,076 Class 8 trucks

  • Look out for hard-charging Volvo in Class 8 market share battle

    February 4, 2015 9:22PM by Lou Smyrlis

    TORONTO, Ont.  – The Daimler- and Paccar-owned truck manufacturers enjoyed solid truck sales performances in November, data from the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association indicates. Daimler-owned Freightliner and Western Star grew their Class 8 truck sales over last year’s totals for

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    Class 8 truck sales continued strong pace in November

    January 30, 2015 12:33PM by Lou Smyrlis

      TORONTO, Ont. – Last year will go down as one of the strongest years for Canadian truck fleet renewal, data from the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association indicates. November sales of Class 8 trucks remained brisk across the country, remaining