Sales of medium- and heavy-duty trucks plunged 37.8% last month in the U.S., as Class 8 suffered a whopping 53.5% decline in demand. Total big-truck volume reached 31,540 units in May, down from 48,774 year-ago. Related document: Ward’s U.S. Truck Sales by Weight Class – May 2007 In Class 8, where volume stood at 12,154, all truck makers saw declines in the month, with Volvo Truck North America Inc.’s namesake brand down the most, 69.5%, on sales of 810 units. Sales of Freightliner ...
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