Are you in the process of shopping for a daily driver? This type of vehicle is the one you’ll see yourself behind the wheel of most often – it’s just what it sounds like and is your way of getting around town on a routine basis. While some people might have project cars – like a vintage vehicle that they’re restoring or a new Toyota sports car that they use to hit the track – or even vehicles dedicated solely to work, like a truck for towing and hauling – almost everyone has a daily driver that they use to get where they need to go. But because you’re putting so many miles on it, you need to ensure it’s the perfect fit. Toyota of N Charlotte is here to help you choose the right daily driver for all of your drive time needs.
Choosing the right N Charlotte Toyota as your daily driver
What should you consider before you sign the dotted line on a daily driver? Here are four things to think about before you buy a new Toyota:
1) What do you need your car to accomplish on a daily basis?
What do you need to do on a daily basis? Are you going to be in a carpool? Do you have to tow or haul gear around town regularly? Does your routine daily commute take you off the pavement and into trickier terrain? Make sure that you choose the RIGHT new Toyota to accomplish everything you need to get done in a typical day.
2) Is fuel efficiency going to be a deciding factor?
Is fuel efficiency a big deal for you? If you’re trying to stick to a budget or just don’t want to waste money on gas when you could be spending it elsewhere, make sure that you choose the right new Toyota. You might want to consider a N Charlotte Toyota hybrid or at least something that’s getting higher MPGs.
3) Are you going to buy or lease?
How long are you planning on keeping this car? If you like to swap your cars out every few years and don’t want to drop a huge down payment, then leasing a new Toyota could be the right choice for you. On the other hand, if you want to keep your car for the long-run or want to make substantial modifications to it, then you may want to purchase your next new Toyota. Make sure you factor this into deciding on a daily driver.
4) Is it comfortable enough for daily use?
You’re going to be behind the wheel daily – is it going to be comfortable enough for you? Is the cabin ergonomically laid out so you can easily reach what you need to reach on a daily basis? Is the backseat spacious enough for all of your passengers, including car seats? And what about cargo – do you need a covered cargo space or are you OK with an open truck bed? Decide before you buy.
Shop Toyota of N Charlotte today
Ready to shop for a new Toyota for your daily drive time needs? Call us today at (704) 875-9199 or stop by 13429 Statesville Road, just off I-77 at exit 23 in Huntersville.