Pickup trucks routinely rank among the most popular platforms in the United States because of the segment’s inherent flexibility and capability. However, there is a not-insignificant number of people who need the flexibility of a truck, but not the added weight, power or expense. For people shopping at the Carizma Motors showroom, this is where the dealership’s lineup of used midsize pickup truck for sale near Lubbock, TX comes into play. There are several options available to buyers, representing some of the most popular automakers operating in the U.S. Midsize pickup truck platforms are able to scale down what a full-size model can offer, without sacrificing proportional performance.
Carizma Motors customers can learn more about the available midsize pickup truck inventory today by making an appointment with your nearest Carizma location.
Obviously, the biggest difference between a midsize pickup truck and a full-size platform is going to be the physical size. A Chevy Colorado, Honda Ridgeline or Toyota Tacoma might not be able to tow heavy equipment, but they will offer more than enough performance to help someone move, pull a decently sized boat or be a useful tool for do-it-yourself projects around the house.
Depending on the model a Carizma Motors customer chooses, the truck could employ a unibody method of construction which will give the truck an easier handling profile on the road, similar to that of a crossover SUV. Other models will use a body-on-frame method of construction like full-size truck models. Midsize trucks built like this will offer more rugged off-road capability and higher towing/hauling capacity.
Additionally, midsize trucks will most likely be equipped with a powerful, but efficient, V-6 engine that will be able to tow between 3,500 and 7,000 pounds. Also, owners of a midsize pickup truck should have very little trouble finding competitive fuel economy scores.
Midsize trucks have also been equipped with the latest connectivity technology offered by the various automakers. Certain models and model years could be equipped with a smartphone-compatible infotainment system, crash-avoidance solutions and a Wi-Fi hotspot.