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Business, Equipment

Used Class 8 Sales Down 11.9% in December

Used Used trucks at Jordan Truck Sales Inc.’s dealership in Carrollton, Ga. (Jordan Truck Sales)

Used Class 8 sales in December were down 11.9% year-over-year compared with December 2018, according to ACT Research’s monthly report.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
January 29, 2020
Business, Equipment

Average Used Class 8 Price Falls for First Time Since January 2018

Average used class 8 price Used sleeper trucks sit for sale at a Werner Fleet Sales lot. (Werner Fleet Sales via Facebook)

The price of the average used Class 8 truck sold in August fell year-over-year for the first time in 20 months as inventory piled up, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
September 26, 2019
Business, Equipment

Average Used Class 8 Costs More in October as Sales Climb

Used Class 8 The SelecTrucks of Louisville dealership in Louisville, Ky. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The average price for a used Class 8 truck in October rose 11% year-over-year to $45,378 as buyers pushed sales 9% higher despite inventory levels that remained tight, ACT Research Co. reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
November 28, 2018
Business, Equipment

Used Truck Sales Top 31,000

Used Trucks John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Sales of used Class 8 trucks in May climbed 19% as first-time buyers continued to enter the market amid a drop in inventory for sale and an upward trend in the average price, while freight rates remained strong, analysts said.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
June 28, 2018
Business

Sales of Used Trucks Rise 11% on Strong Replacement Need

Sales of Class 8 used trucks in February improved 11% year-over-year and prices steadied, but the oversupply of late-model sleepers continues and could grow by the end of the year, experts said.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
April 10, 2017
Business

Used Class 8 Truck Sales Continue to Climb

John Sommers II for TT

Used Class 8 truck same dealer sales volumes improved for a second consecutive month in February, according to ACT Research Co.

March 28, 2017
Business

Used-Truck Sales Improve in October

John Sommers II for TT

Used Class 8 truck same-dealer sales increased less than 10% in October compared with a year earlier, according ACT Research Co.

November 23, 2016
Business

Used Truck Association Names Craig Kendall President

Used Truck Association

Craig Kendall was elected president of the Used Truck Association, the group said July 5.

July 7, 2016
Business

May’s Used-Truck Sales Fall; Average Price Flat

John Sommers II for TT

Sales of used Class 8 trucks in May fell by 10% year-over-year, ACT Research Co. reported.

June 24, 2016
Business

Used Commercial Vehicle Sales Rise to Second-Best Year Since 2005, IHS Reports

John Sommers II for TT

Used commercial vehicle transactions in 2015 rose to the second-highest level in a decade when records began, according to IHS Automotive.

March 1, 2016

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