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  • Davy Truck Sales relocates

    November 21, 2019 2:47PM by Truck News

    COURTICE, Ont. – Davy Truck Sales has relocated into a new building in Courtice, Ont. Previously based on Shawson Drive in Mississauga, Ont., the company purchased a two-acre parcel of land in May 2017 for the new location. “Our intention

  • Expect ‘normal’ year in truck sales: Kenworth GM

    October 28, 2019 9:25AM by John G Smith

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Kenworth’s general manager seem unfazed by a projected plunge in North American truck sales, stressing that the year to come will still represent “more of a normal year” for truck makers. The OEM expects the Canadian and

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    September marks all-time high for Class 8 retail sales

    October 9, 2019 2:57PM by Truck News

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – September set an all-time record for Class 8 retail truck sales, according to FTR. U.S.  Class 8 retail sales totaled 28,200 units, up 4% from the previous record in December 2006. Sales were up 20% from August,

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    Navistar’s Q3 results reflect strong truck market

    September 6, 2018 6:46AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. – Navistar has announced a US$170-million profit for the third quarter, on revenues of $2.6 billion. This despite acknowledging an impact of supplier constraints that delayed deliveries and impacted volumes. Revenues were up 18% year-over-year, mostly due to

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    International positioned to capitalize on strengthening truck market

    October 10, 2017 2:20PM by James Menzies

    NEW CARLISLE, Ind. – A refreshed International Trucks product line is being rolled out as demand for new trucks strengthens, which should make 2018 a good year for Navistar. “I’m very bullish on 2018,” Jeff Sass, senior vice-president of sales

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    Volvo anticipating further decline in Class 8 truck market

    October 25, 2016 8:00AM by James Menzies

    LAURENS, S.C. – Volvo Trucks is projecting North American Class 8 truck sales are going to get worse before they get better. Magnus Koeck, vice-president of marketing and brand management, told the truck press Monday that Volvo is predicting a

  • Truck orders mark second strongest month ever in October

    November 4, 2014 8:59PM by Truck News

    Class 8 truck orders were “phenomenal” in October, marking the second strongest month ever, according to industry forecasters. FTR reported preliminary numbers of 45,795 Class 8 orders, up 87% month-over-month and 76% year-over-year. Class 8 orders for the last six

  • April Class 8 retail sales strongest in past six months: ACT Research

    May 24, 2014 10:07PM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Retail sales for Classes 5-8 trucks hit 23,100 units in April, marking the strongest month of the past six, according to the latest State of the Industry report published by ACT Research. “Class 8 retail sales rose