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Class 8 Orders Still Look Strong in February

Class 8 Orders Still Look Strong in February

Class 8 truck orders are expected to be strong again in February, beating expectations for the second month in a row, according to preliminary numbers from ACT Research and FTR.

March 3, 2017

Truck Orders Reflect Rebounding Market

Truck Orders Reflect Rebounding Market

Class 8 truck orders hit a 13-month high in January at 22,188 units, rebounding from poor 2016 numbers for the second and third quarter, according to ACT Research.

February 21, 2017

Medium-Duty Sales Expected to Stabilize Commercial Market in 2017
Medium-Duty Orders Fall 1.1% in 2016

Medium-Duty Orders Fall 1.1% in 2016

Orders of classes 5 to 7 vehicles declined 1.1% in 2016 after a strong December finish and have outpaced heavy-duty truck orders in part due to pent-up demand from government fleet purchasers, according to ACT Research.

January 10, 2017

Class 8 Truck Orders Rebound

Class 8 Truck Orders Rebound

Class 8 net orders increased in November following heavy cancellations in the previous month, according to final numbers from ACT Research.

December 20, 2016

Class 8 Orders Were Hurt by Cancellations
Early Class 8 Order Numbers Flat for the Month

Early Class 8 Order Numbers Flat for the Month

Class 8 truck orders are projected to be essentially flat in October when compared to September, according to preliminary numbers from analysts at ACT Research and FTR.

November 3, 2016

Registration Open for 2017 Work Truck Show

Registration is now open for the Work Truck Show 2017 and Green Truck Summit, to be held March 14-17 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.

October 12, 2016

High Cancellations Hurt July Class 8 Truck Orders
Daimler Enters Medium-Duty Engine Market with DD5

Daimler Enters Medium-Duty Engine Market with DD5

Daimler Trucks North America's new Detroit DD5 engine will begin production in October. The four-cylinder engine offers several benefits over competitive medium-duty engines, including maintenance intervals, fuel economy and durability.

July 28, 2016

Class 8 Truck Demand Hits 4-Year Low
Medium-Duty Orders May Be Slowing

Medium-Duty Orders May Be Slowing

A decline in orders of Class 5-7 trucks in May points to "some moderate slowing" in a truck market that has shown strength since late 2013, according to ACT Research.

June 21, 2016

Truck Orders Muted in Heavy and Medium Segments
Daimler Sees NAFTA Class 6-8 Market Dropping 15%

Daimler Sees NAFTA Class 6-8 Market Dropping 15%

The parent company of Freightliner and Western Star said it now forecasts that the overall North American market for Class 6 to 8 trucks will “contract by approximately 15% in 2016.”

May 20, 2016

Used Medium-Duty Truck Values Inch Lower

Used Medium-Duty Truck Values Inch Lower

Used medium-duty truck models (model-years 2005-2012) experienced a 1% resale value decline in February, and resale values for trucks model-year 2013-2014 dropped 0.9%.

March 11, 2016

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