Sales of medium- and heavy-duty trucks in the U.S. tumbled 23.3% in March, Ward’s data shows, marking the first decline below 30% since April’s 21% loss. Related document: <i>Ward’s</i> U.S. Truck Sales by Weight Class – March 2008 Class 8 sales slid 30.3% in March, with only International Truck and Engine Corp. posting an increase (12.7%). Daimler AG’s Western Star brand saw the biggest decline in Class 8, down 60.1%, with just 86 units sold vs. year-ago’s 232. Total ...

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