for a full-size pickup truck can be confusing. There are some great
choices out there, with plenty of variables to consider in their
configurations – from cab size to bed size to engine specs. When making
your decision, you’ll need to take into account what you’re planning to
use your truck for, and then take a closer look at similar
configurations within the right ballpark to meet your needs.
The Ford F-150 is
the top selling full-size pickup truck on the market today with over
896,000 units sold last year. It has been the #1 choice for truck buyers
for more than 30 years. However, if you’re unsure of which pickup truck
to buy, don’t overlook the
Toyota Tundra. While it sold fewer units in 2017 than the Ford F-150 (116,285 to be precise), it has its own dedicated fanbase.
When it comes to trucks, the Ford F-Series, Chevrolet Silverado, Dodge Ram,
and GMC Sierra top the list in sales, but the Nissan Titan is worth your
consideration as well. If you’re choosing between the Nissan Titan and
the Chevy Silverado, which is the best fit for you?
The Ram 1500 – formerly the Dodge Ram 1500 – has been the junior player of the Big Three against the American sales leader, the Ford F-150, and the runner-up, the Chevy Silverado 1500.
America loves trucks, and for most, that truck is either the longstanding best-selling truck in the United States and Canada – the Ford F-150 – or one of the other two members of the Big
Three’s responses to the F-150: the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 – and, by
extension, its mechanical twin, the GMC Sierra 1500 – and the Ram 1500.
love their pickup trucks. For the last 37 years, pickup trucks have
topped the bestseller list in the United States. There is a sense of
around truck ownership in America. The notion that one can be able to go anywhere and do or move anything behind the wheel of the one of the most powerful passenger vehicles commercially available has created a devotion to the pickup.
When you get into a car, there is the sense that you are fully in control. With your rear-view mirror, side-view mirrors, and backup camera, it is easy to think you can see everything that around you while you are driving. The truth is that this is not true. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety estimates that nearly 300 individuals are killed and 18,000 are injuries in back-over crashes, with most being children and the elderly. While backup cameras can be of great use and safety to new drivers in the home there are also some basic tactics you can teach new drivers to keep them safe.