If you are in the market for an SUV, head down to Ghent Motors and select your new ride. You’ll find an impressive selection of affordable SUVs to suit every lifestyle and every budget. SUVs have been popular for many years now. They certainly make it easier to ride and move things from one location to the next. But, with so many different SUVs on the market, how can you choose the one that is perfect for your needs? Continue reading to learn some of the best tips for choosing your SUV.
Size: The first consideration is the size of the SUV. A mid-sized SUV is the preferred style or most, but there are also great large SUVs, crossovers and more. The smaller the SUV, the less expensive and the better fuel economy, so do keep this in mind.
Engine: What is the engine size in the SUV? Most SUVs are equipped with a six-cylinder motor, but this is not always the case. V8 motor are becoming more and more common. The larger engine, the worse gas mileage, but you do get far more power.
Automatic or Manual: Most SUVs are available with automatic transmission an optional manual. Which do you prefer?
Seating: How many people can ride inside of the SUV? Some come with third row seating, which is great if you have a large family or are the community soccer mom (and taxicab.)
Cost: How much do you want to spend on a new SUV? It is in your best interest to prepare a budget well ahead of time to go out and make the purchase.
AWD, 4WD, RWD: Most of the SUVs out there today come with a 4WD, but RWD and AWD are also available. 4WD models are better for driving in all kinds of weather, but the rear wheel drive has better fuel economy.