ACT Research Co.

Class 8 truck orders surge in April

| May 04, 2011

Net orders for North American markets climbed to 38,200 units in April, a 158 percent increase from a year earlier, ACT Research said.

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Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2011

A cross-border plan is detailed, a Navy vet is named Back on the Road winner, owner-operator is named Goodyear Highway Hero, Trucker Buddy recognizes pen pals and more industry news items are featured.

Used Class 8 prices rise 6% in March

| April 29, 2011

ACT Research said the average used truck price in March was $38,516 for sales in all channels.

Trailer orders rise in March

| April 28, 2011

ACT noted that shipments for the first quarter of 2011 were more than double compared with the same quarter last year.

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Overdrive Staff | April 03, 2011

Demand pushing pay higher, Charlie Daniels to perform at Super Show, FMCSA sends CSA warning letters, opposition builds against hours proposal and more industry news items are featured.

Trailer orders up in February

| March 25, 2011

Net orders of commercial trailers rose 25 percent to 21,990 in February from January, ACT Research said.

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Overdrive Staff | March 01, 2011

A capacity shortage, a fatigue inspection, a new tax requirement and highway heroes are among the featured news items.

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Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2011

A long-haul cross-border Mexican trucking program is proposed, Dart buys Fil-More assets, trucking groups back ATA's appeal against the Port of Los Angeles and many other industry news items are featured.

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