Mini Trucks are one of the most profit-maximizing vehicles for the last mile delivery of various goods, especially with the country’s growing e-commerce industry. That’s why choosing one for your business requires some consideration, so that you find the right match for your needs. If you’re wondering where to start or how to narrow down your options, we have some helpful tips to guide you towards the right choice.
Research its performance
The first thing to check is the performance of the mini-truck. You want to choose one that has a high-performing and reliable engine that optimizes fuel usage and needs less maintenance so that it spends more time on the road, upping your earnings. Do look for one with a high pickup, power and gradeability, which ensures the mini truck has the right levels of speed and acceleration and the ability to effortlessly take on inclines.
Ensure it is durable
Your mini truck will be carrying heavy loads across all types of terrain. Be sure that its make is strong and durable, choosing a trusted name over all else. The chassis, frame and build must be reinforced. While the clutch, suspension and brake system should ideally offer a longer lifespan, thereby further reducing the total cost of ownership. They are also the features that determine how smooth the rides will be.
See how fuel-efficient it is
As with buying any new vehicle, mileage is a key factor. You want your mini truck to be as fuel-efficient as possible, with a large fuel tank and additional features like an eco mode or gear shift advisor for higher fuel savings.
Look for a high load capacity
The load capacity of your mini truck defines the quantity of goods you can transport with every journey, directly impacting your profitability. Pick a mini truck that has a high payload, so that you can earn more with every ride.
Check for comfort features
Yes, the mini truck is a commercial vehicle, but it needs to be comfortable for the driver so that journeys are hassle-free and timely. Having a spacious cabin with convenience features like a digital cluster, glove box, bottle holder and USB charger, makes a big difference to improving ride quality.
Be within your budget
The mini truck you choose should be affordable to buy and maintain. Look for a good purchase price that still delivers on all the necessary features mentioned above. Additionally, look for an unmatched warranty and value added service benefits, so that you can have total peace of mind while your mini truck is out working hard for you.
The Tata Ace Gold series by Tata Motors features the highest selling mini trucks in all of India, built to deliver on all important aspects while at the same time providing valuable customer support that you can always rely on.
The recently launched Tata Ace Gold Petrol CX is priced at just Rs.3.99 lacs (Ex- showroom) and Tata Ace Diesel+ with more uptime, more mileage, and more earnings is priced at Rs.5.68 lacs (Ex-showroom). A Freedom Platinum AMC has also be introduced with the Ace Gold Diesel+ to give provide easy maintenance at just Rs.40/- per month