Quick Data

Marcia Gruver Doyle

|  May 01, 2012 |

Wheel Loaders

A snapshot of new and used sales trends from Randall-Reilly’s Equipment Data Associates and TopBid auction price service.

By Marcia Gruver Doyle

 

AUCTIONS

 

 

 

$435,000

Top auction price, Feb. 2011 to Feb. 2012, paid for a 2008 Caterpillar 988H at a Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers auction on Oct. 27, 2011.

Other top prices: 7- to 8-cubic-yard bucket capacity, $295,000, 2008 Caterpillar 980H, Feb. 10, 2011, Ritchie.

5- to 6-cubic-yard bucket capacity, $285,000, 2011 Caterpillar 966H, Feb. 28, 2012, Cat Auction Services.

 

Top manufacturers, financed new large wheel loader sales*

*Above 100 horsepower

1. Caterpillar (815 units)

2. John Deere (486 units)

3. Komatsu (297 units)

 

 

Top manufacturers, financed new compact wheel loader sales*

*Below 100 horsepower

1. Caterpillar (122 units)

2. John Deere (110 units)

3. Kubota (76 units)

 

Top financed new large wheel loader model*

Deere 544K

 

 

 

Top financed compact wheel loader model*

Kubota R520S

*Feb. 2011–Feb. 2012.

Source: EDA, edadata.com

 

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