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Business, Equipment

November Used Class 8 Prices Soar

used Freightliner A Freightliner on the lot of a SelecTrucks dealership. (Daimler Trucks North America)

The average retail price of a used Class 8 vehicle in November bounced up 11.8% compared with the previous record just set in October and soared 67.8% higher compared with a year earlier, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
December 29, 2021
Business, Equipment

October Used Truck Market Brings Record Prices

used truck lot ViewApart/iStock/Getty Images

The average retail price for a used Class 8 vehicle in October climbed a notch higher to set a record, overtaking the previous peak set in September, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
December 1, 2021
Business, Equipment

August Used Class 8 Average Price Soars, Sets Record

Used Kenworths for sale Used Kenworths for sale. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Record prices and higher sales defined the used Class 8 market in August, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
September 17, 2021
Business, Equipment

Used Class 8 Market Strong in July

Used Kenworths for sale Kenworth used trucks for sale. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

July sales of used Class 8 vehicles, along with the average price for a heavy-duty truck, rose year-over-year again.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
August 26, 2021
Business, Equipment

Used Class 8 Average Price Soars Past $60,000

Used International trucks on a dealership lot in Philadelphia The average price of a used Class 8 truck in June reached $61,219 after coming in at $58,487 in May. (Philadelphia International Used Truck Center via YouTube)

The average price for a used Class 8 soared to a new high for the third consecutive month as June sales climbed year-over-year amid the lowest inventory levels yet in this cycle, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 29, 2021
Business

SelecTrucks Expands in Texas

SelecTrucks of Texarkana The Texarkana location is one of 35 in the nationwide network of SelecTrucks centers. (SelecTruck.com)

SelecTrucks announced the opening of its newest location in Texas, SelecTrucks of Texarkana, on the border of Texas and Arkansas.

April 2, 2021
Business, Equipment

February Used Class 8 Market Hot, Demand Outpaces Supply

2016 Kenworth T270 truck A 2016 Kenworth T270 at a dealership in Dallas. (Shutterstock)

The average price of a used Class 8 vehicle in February rose 17.9% to nearly $50,000 compared with a year earlier, as year-over-year sales rose, too, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 29, 2021
Business, Equipment, Top 100

January Sales Indicate Used Truck Market Is Poised to Grow

used truck lot Ameritruck

The average used Class 8 vehicle in January had higher mileage and sold for a little less than a year earlier, ACT Research reported, calling it an inkling of all the freight there was to haul in the second half of 2020.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
February 25, 2021
Business, Equipment

Demand Boosts Average Price for Used Class 8 Trucks in November

Used truck lot Used trucks sit on a sales lot. In November, estimated sales of used Class 8 vehicles reached 19,500, compared with 18,400 a year earlier, according to ACT. (Ameritruck)

The used truck market in November generated more demand and a higher average price for a Class 8 compared with a year earlier, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
December 28, 2020
Business, Equipment, Top 100

March Used Truck Prices Continue 2020 Slide

Manheim auction Manheim Specialty Auctions' Indianapolis location. (Manheim)

Class 8 used truck sales in March slipped 12%, and the average price dropped about $7,000 compared with a year earlier, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
April 29, 2020

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