Orders for new trucks in the heaviest Class 8 weight segment dropped in November, but continue to significantly outperform last year’s sales.
Orders for new trucks in the heaviest Class 8 weight segment continue to outperform last year’s sales, increasing month-to-month and year-to-date.
A big US Xpress order for International trucks from Navistar is an example of how the Class 8 vehicle market is poised for growth.
New reports suggest that economic conditions are ripe for light trucks and SUVs to continue to dominate the automotive landscape.
Americans continued to snap up pickup trucks in the first quarter of the year, even as the overall auto market showed signs of cooling.
Orders for trucks in the heaviest Class 8 weight segment posted a big gain in February over the same period a year ago and point to a rebound for the trucking industry.
After a dismal 2016, orders for new heavy-duty trucks turned up in January, surpassing trucking industry expectations.