According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for new trucks were 3.06% higher in 2018 versus 2000.
Between 2000 and 2018: Trucks experienced an average inflation rate of 0.17% per year. In other words, trucks costing $25,000 in the year 2000 would cost $25,765.82 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.09% during this same period, inflation for trucks was lower.
In the year 2000: Pricing changed by -0.23%, below the average yearly change for trucks during the 2000-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2000 (3.38%), price inflation for trucks was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for New trucks: