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Should You Buy a Pickup or an SUV?

Are you in the market for a new-to-you vehicle? Do you need something spacious and accommodating? If so, you’re likely looking at pickup trucks and SUVs. For advice on whether you should buy a pickup truck or an SUV, continue on.

A pickup truck is a vehicle with either one or two rows of seating and a bed. Pickup trucks are typically more powerful than SUVs. If you need something with impressive horsepower, high tow ratings, and the ability to carry large payloads, a pickup truck might be your best bet.

On the other hand, a pickup truck may not be for you if you need something that is suitable for passengers. Pickup trucks may not have enough seating and space for your friends or family to come along for the ride. Some pickup trucks only have a front row that can accommodate two or three. While other pickup trucks have a second row that increases passenger space, SUVs generally provide a larger cabin area.

SUVs are two or three-row vehicles with a cargo area that is accessible from the cabin. SUVs come in a variety of sizes, ranging from small and compact options to large and bold options. These vehicles are known for their versatility and adventure-ready performance. If you are interested in a vehicle with favorable fuel economy, an SUV is a better option than a pickup truck.

However, many SUVs are more expensive than pickup trucks that offer the same horsepower and cabin capacity. If budget is a concern for you, an SUV may not be the most ideal solution to your automotive needs. Insurance rates may also be higher if you choose an SUV for your next vehicle.

Both pickup trucks and SUVs have a lot to offer. However, a pickup truck might be your best bet if you’re looking for something bold, strong, and affordable. You can shop our wide selection of pre-owned pickup trucks when you visit The Truck Junction. You can find us at 301 US 41 Bypass S in Venice, Florida.