Data provided by parent company, Volkswagen Group, shows Scania sales in the month increased by 17.8% on the brands December 2015 result with 7,600 deliveries.
Over at MAN, 10,700 sales were recorded, 9.7% up on the last month of 2015.
Across all of 2016, Scania sales increased to 80,800 units – 5.5% more than 2015, while MAN sales receded by 0.2% to 102,200.
In Australia things were also on the up for the truck brands in 2016.
In December, Scania sales increased by 5.4% with 140 Australian customers choosing a vehicle from the Swedish brand.
Across the entire year, Scania’s Australian sales totalled 748 – a figure that represents a 5.8% increase on the previous year.
For MAN 2016 was just as successful locally.
The brand ended 2016 with 56 sales in December, a total 27.3% up on the previous December, while across the entire year sales of MAN vehicles increased by 13.9% with 303 deliveries.