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Daimler’s truck division to achieve its 2013 sales target – best YTD since 2006


Daimler, the second-largest truck manufacturer in the world, on Friday said is about to reach its sales target for 2013, selling the most trucks in a year since 2006. "We expect that we will surpass last year's sales figure of 462,000 units, as we previously announced, and thus achieve the best sales result since 2006," said Daimler management board member Wolfgang ...
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Scania Has Not Seen Normal Seasonal Dip in Europe in the Third Quarter
Scania truckmaker managed to avoid the usual seasonal slowdown in the European market in the third quarter as fleet operators increased new vehicle purchases. Fleet operators hurried to purchase new vehicles ...
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After very strong results for last month in the U.S. market, history repeated in Canada, automakers posting strongest August auto sales ever, with 149,301 vehicles. According to industry data released yesterday, ...
Volvo Truck Shipments Down 9% in May
Volvo reported truck shipments down 9% year-on-year in May, due to weak demand in North America and Europe, its two biggest markets. Volvo, the second largest truck maker in the world, ...
Volvo Reports for January Its Biggest Truck Deliveries Fall in More Than Three Years
Volvo reported today, February 20th, its biggest truck sales drop in the past three years, due to the sluggish demand in North America and Europe. Volvo is the second biggest producer ...
DAF Trucks increased its market share in the EU in 2012
DAF Trucks has strengthened its position on the European truck market last year, reaching a record market share of 16 percent in the heavy segment (16 tons+). This makes DAF the ...
Volvo Trucks’ global deliveries down 17 percent in November 2012
Volvo Trucks announced its deliveries fell by 17 percent in November to 9,446 vehicles compared with the same month in 2011. In Europe, deliveries decreased by 13 percent to 3,835 trucks ...
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The average fuel economy of new vehicles sold in the U.S. last year increased by nearly 4 mpg (+6%) from 2011. According to the Transportation Research Institute at The University of ...
GM Plans Production Cuts Due to Low Truck Sales
As GM didn’t manage to reach its November sales target for trucks, the automaker considers production cuts. GM executives did not offer any details on what models or plants will see ...
Volvo Trucks’ deliveries down 10 percent worldwide in October
Volvo Trucks' October deliveries fell by 10 percent to 10,051 vehicles compared with the same month last year, the company announced. In Europe, deliveries decreased by 6 percent to 4,350 trucks ...

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