The industry for commercial trucks has exploded in recent years with a shortage in drivers like never before, thus there has never been a better time than now to get into the commercial trucking business. Naturally buying your first truck can be an intimidating process, especially if you have never purchased a very large commercial truck before. Owning a commercial truck is unlike anything that you have ever done, and there is a high level of maintenance and upkeep that comes with owning a commercial truck. There are also other aspects to consider such as smog and DOT requirements that every truck has to pass in the varying states, and where you have your trucking company based out of will determine what equipment your truck will need to have to be road-ready.
Here are various forms of commercial trucks available on the market today and depending on what your needs are there is a truck to fit just about every budget. The commercial truck market has come a long way since the days of the outdated and uncomfortable models that used to be hard to drive and poor on fuel economy. Instead, today’s commercial trucks are modern vehicles with all of the amenities that you’d come to expect in a modern vehicle, from Bluetooth connectivity to heated seating. Commercial trucks are meant to handle heavy workloads and drive for long distances, so if you plan on operating a business you can plan on holding onto your commercial truck for a long time.
You’ll want to outline the features that you are looking for before you go to choose a commercial truck because many new models are built to order with the specifications that you want. Whether you want a semi-truck, or you want a box truck, the commercial truck that …READ MORE