A pickup truck is a great option for people who want to be able to transport a fair amount of cargo with their vehicle but for whom a larger box truck or similar may be too large. Here are our top used pickup trucks under $10K.
1. Chevrolet Silverado 1500
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 was initially put on the market in 1999 and has become a popular used pickup truck in the years since. The model’s best year was in 2012 and drivers are encouraged to avoid the less reliable 2005 and 2006 models of the truck.
Highlights of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500:
- Average cost of ownership
- 5 Reliability Rating
- Motor Trend’s Truck of the Year
- North American Truck of the Year
2. Ford F-150
The Ford F-150 is one of the most popular full-size pickup trucks available on today’s market. Both new and used, this truck model offers superior hauling capacity and off-road ruggedness.
Highlights of the Ford F-150:
- Diesel engine options
- Extreme horsepower
- Newer models are more fuel efficient
Years to avoid for the Ford F-150 according to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration include 2002, 2004-2006, 2010, 2013, and 2015-2016.
3. Dodge Ram
The Dodge Ram is a popular full-size pickup truck that often goes neck and neck with the Ford F-150 when it comes to reliability and hauling capacity.
Benefits of the Dodge Ram include:
- Superior towing capabilities
- Roomiest pickup truck interior on the market
- Sleeker, more aesthetic appearance compared to other pickups
Avoid the 2020 Dodge Ram. It currently has four recalls, ranging from problems with the airbag to windshield and backup camera malfunctions.
4. Ford Ranger
The Ford Ranger is nearly as popular as the Ford F-150. Arguably, Ford produces more pickup truck models than any other motor vehicle manufacturer.
Benefits of driving a Ford Ranger include:
- Superb infotainment and sound systems
- Off road package available
- Excellent reliability
- Fair fuel economy
Some models have transmission issues or stall when idling. Be sure to test drive your used vehicle before purchase.
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