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CambridgeOH 43725
 (740) 255-5200
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The Most Popular Starter Trucks

The Most Popular Starter Trucks

Are you thinking about getting a truck? It's a little overwhelming, isn't it? There are tons of choices out there depending on what type of truck you want to own. Are you looking for a daily driver? Do you need something to tow and haul? Here are some things to consider.

The Most Popular Starter Trucks

  1. The Ford F-150. If you want an overall solid truck, you can't go wrong with a Ford. The F-150 is one of the best selling trucks in the country, with a 5-star safety score from NHTSA and a top safety pick rating from IIHS.

  2. The Honda Ridgeline. Heavy and reliable, the Honda Ridgeline is a comfortable truck that's easy to handle — perfect for those who are going to be spending a lot of time on the road. 

  3. The Toyota Tacoma. With a 159 horsepower engine option, the Toyota Tacoma is a good choice for younger drivers, as it's easy to handle, easy to control, and light on the gas. 

  4. The Chevrolet Colorado. Affordable, mid-sized, and packed with some great tech benefits, the Chevrolet Colorado is a good first-time choice for those who want smartphone integration, wireless phone charging, and mobile Wi-Fi.

  5. The GMC Canyon. Want some luxury? The GMC Canyon is a good choice for those coming from luxury cars to trucks, as it's got some premium amenities such as leather-appointed seats and a Wi-Fi enabled infotainment systems.

Are you going to be expanding your family? If you want a truck as a daily driver, and you're expanding your family, you may need a four-door cab at least — you'll need some extra room.

Questions to Ask Before Getting a Truck

Those are the most popular, most common starter trucks, sure. But when you buy a truck, you often buy it for life (or, at least, a couple hundred thousand miles). So you might want to consider whether those are really the trucks for you.

  • Are you going to be using your truck for work? You might need a more heavy duty truck if you're going to be using it out in the field.
  • Are you going to be expanding your family? If you want a truck as a daily driver, and you're expanding your family, you may need a four-door cab at least — you'll need some extra room.
  • Are you going to be using it for heavy-duty work? If you're going to be towing a boat, for instance, at any time in the future, you'll need a higher towing capacity, even if you don't necessarily need it now.

There's a lot to consider when you get a truck. After all, a truck is going to be by your side for a long time. If you're thinking about buying a truck, you might want to go down to a dealership first. You'll know the truck that's for you when you drive it. Come by Cambridge Truck today to get started.

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