May 2017 a top month for new truck sales

May 2017 a top month for new truck sales

More than 13% increase in truck sales in May…

The Australian truck industry is enjoying good times in 2017 and May only contributed to what looks like being a really solid year of growth.

VFACTS May 2017 Vehicles Sales Data has just been released and shows that 3,215 new trucks were delivered to Australian customers in the month.

That number is up from 2,829 in the same month last year, or a full 13.6%.

Overall this year truck sales are up an impressive 6.2%.

Once again, Isuzu came out on top, however Iveco, Hino, Kenworth and Mack were among a range of manufacturers enjoying increased demand.

May 2017 New Truck Sales Data:

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Joel is the founder and CEO of Behind the Wheel. Joel has a background as a radio broadcaster with on-air roles at 4BC, 4KQ, 2KY, 2LT and 2UE amongst others, as well as a news editor and program director.Joel’s relationship with cars stems back to his early childhood learning to change oil and brakes with his father and uncle. This continued on into his driving years owning an assorted collection of cars.

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