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  • Class 8 truck demand remains high through September

    October 2, 2014 8:15PM by Truck News

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Class 8 truck net orders in September were higher than any other September since 2005 and 27% stronger than a year ago, according to the latest data from FTR. North American net orders totaled 24,477 units. September’s

  • Class 8 orders surge in July

    August 4, 2014 7:31PM by Truck News

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Class 8 orders remained strong through July, with 29,516 net orders placed in the month, according to preliminary data from FTR. This represents a 71% year-over-year increase and marks the second strongest July on record. Class 8

  • Trailer orders strong through first half of 2014

    July 24, 2014 8:07AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — North American trailer orders were up 45% through the first half of 2014 compared to last year. Orders dropped 1% in June to 22,000 units, but were still 42% ahead of last June. Year-to-date orders are 156,000