Trucks are often credited for having the best reliability of any mass market vehicle type available. That makes them excellent candidates to buy used. If you’re considering buying a used truck at Pollard Used Cars in Amarillo but aren’t sure which model to go with, consider the following, which have been lauded by websites like Edmunds, KBB.com, and Bankrate, for retaining their value over several years.
This small truck reportedly fetches more than 60% of its value after three years and just below 50% after five years.
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a beloved truck, whether it’s bought used or brand new. The Chevy Silverado 1500 is one of the most popular used trucks for a variety of reasons, but perhaps the most critical is its incredible reliability and low price point. No matter the model year, a Chevy Silverado 1500 boasts impressive fuel efficiency, smooth handling, and brawny performance. If you’re looking for a used pick-up that’s guaranteed to work as hard as you do, the Silverado 1500 is your best bet.
Ford’s bigger, bolder truck offerings frequently merit a spot on Edmunds’ Best Retained Value list for their dependability over the years.
GMC’s smallest truck offering reportedly retains 60% of its resale value after three years and nearly 50% after five years, making it a solid choice for a truck that will retain its value.
The Canyon’s older sibling has very similar resale value numbers, making it another excellent used American truck option.
Though not an American truck, the Ridgeline is still very reliable, with nearly 65% retained value after three years and nearly 50% at the end of five years.
The Toyota Tacoma manages a whopping 70%+ resale value after three years and nearly 60% after five. The Tacoma frequently makes it on to Edmunds’ Best Retained Value list. The Tacoma was also given the top spot overall on KBB.com’s Best Resale Value list in 2017.
The larger Toyota truck, the Tundra earns a 60% resale value after three years and nearly 50% after five. The Tundra is also a frequent entry on the Edmunds list.
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