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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 | Staff 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 | Staff 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 | Staff 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.

Transport Topics
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.

Transport Topics
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.

Transport Topics
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.

Transport Topics
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.

Transport Topics
March 1, 2016
Business

Prices Lower, Sales Slower for Used Class 8 Trucks

John Sommers II for TT

With inventories at the highest level in more than a decade, used Class 8 trucks were priced lower and selling slower in January compared with a year earlier, a pattern likely to continue throughout 2016, analysts said.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 29, 2016
Business

Sales of Used Class 8 Trucks Continue to Be Mixed in November

John Sommers II for TT

Used Class 8 truck sales continued to be mixed in November, ACT Research said.

Transport Topics
December 23, 2015

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