DEALS DATA: Prime movers, tippers dominate buyer interest

Prime movers, tippers, and tray trucks account for more than half the searches and enquiries on Bauer Media Group network over past 15 months


Prime movers and tippers remained the most-searched and most-enquired upon truck classes on the Bauer Media Group truck and machinery classifieds network in the period January 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020, exclusive new data reveals.

Almost 6,000 trucks – from beavertails to water carriers – are currently advertised for sale across the network.

Prime movers, which account for just under a quarter of total trucks for sale, generated 31.3 per cent of searches and 32.44 of enquiries in the period.

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Tippers were the second-most-searched and enquired upon truck class, generating almost 21 of searches and nearly 20 per cent of enquiries off the back of just under 21 per cent of stock.

Tray trucks, which comprise almost 14 per cent of stock, were the third most-searched and enquired-upon truck type, accounting for 3.84 per cent of searches and 8.37 per cent of enquiries.

Rounding out the top five were curtain-siders, which generated 6.31 per cent of enquiries off 2.55 per cent of searches and 6.35 per cent of stock; and pantechs, which spawned 5.05 per cent of enquiries off 2.71 per cent of searches and 6.88 per cent of stock.

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