Buying a New Truck: Owner Operator Business Series – Part 2

This video is the second in a series of videos of particular interest to the Owner Operator, on purchasing a new truck. (We’ll review the ups and downs of purchasing a used big rig in more detail in another video).

There are many things to consider when purchasing the most important asset for your owner operator business.

Dave offers some guidance and tips to help with the purchase of your new truck: working with an experienced sales person who is knowledgeable about big trucks, spec’ing for versatility, choosing reliable features such as engines, drive lines, rear ends, fuel mileage, etc.

For more detailed information and tips for spec’ing a new truck,
check out this article on our website.

More Owner Operator Videos:
Owner Operator Business Series: Is Becoming an Owner Operator Right For You? Part 1
Should I Become an Owner Operator?
How to Calculate Owner Operator Trucking Costs Per Mile
How Much Does an Owner Operator Earn?

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