The economy may still be in the dumper but truck sales appear to be climbing out. For the month of August class 8 trucks sales increased by 70% over the year prior. Sales reached their highest level since March 2007. The month to month winners for truck sales are Freightliner and International with a combined 7,888 trucks sold. For the year so far Volvo and PACCAR have seen the greatest growth in their market share. For all the nitty gritty numbers hit the link below.