The 6 Best Cars for Tradies
1. Toyota Hilux
With the bold claim that it is simply ‘unbreakable,’ this tradie favourite is one of the best utes on the market and really is built to last. In fact, it’s the most popular commercial vehicle in Australia – one of the very best cars for tradies.
The Toyota Hilux manages to combine the most innovative technology like Intelligent Gear Shifting and Smart Entry with the sturdiest of frames with anti-corrosion and chip resistance.
It has braked towing capacity of up to 3.5 tonnes and trailer sway control for maximum safety.
2. Mitsubishi Triton
With excellent servicing and warranty plans (essential when looking for the best utes for tradies), the Mitsubishi Triton has a great reputation and a strong track record.
There is a huge number of adaptations you can request to make the Mitsubishi Triton work for you – from single or double cabs to Manual or Automatic options, different storage options and additional luxuries such as Climate Control Air Conditioning for hot days on the road.
3. Volkswagen Amarok
The best cars for tradies don’t just need to be practical. Appearances are important especially when your vehicle is branded with your name or company. The Amorak – with its stylish grille, smart interiors and shiny exterior panels – is attractive as well as extremely robust.
One of the advantages of the Volkswagen Amarok is its load tray – the widest in its class. With 1,222 millimetres between the wheel arches, it’s the only dual-cab ute in the country able to hold a full-size pallet. That alone makes it one of the best utes on the market.
4. Ford Transit Custom
Ford has long been a favourite with tradies – and for good reason. Ford Transit commercial vehicles come in three different styles:
- Transit Custom
- Transit Van
- Transit Cab Chassis
The Ford Transit range includes some of the best cars for tradies. With so many options, it's easy to choose a Ford Transit to perfectly suit your business needs.
5. Renault Trafic
When looking for the best car for tradies, it’s important to look at all different types of vehicles – you might just be surprised at some of the great options out there.
The Renault Trafic is a less well-known option but is highly practical and a pleasure to drive.
If you’re looking for excellent value or your budget is fairly tight, consider the Renault Trafic – a great option for those working primarily in cities and towns.
6. Hyundai iLoad
If you’re keen on the latest technology and comfort when you’re working all day long, the Hyundai iLoad is an excellent choice for tradies.
There’s some serious substance with the style here as well. It’s tough and powerful with an impressive safety record. You’ll get a complimentary first service at 1,500 kilometres and will benefit from the ongoing support of the iCare program for the ultimate peace of mind.
Choosing from the best cars for tradies
Once you’ve chosen from the best utes or best cars for tradies, it’s important to think about finances. There are a variety of loan options available to help get you the car that you need to help your daily business.
Speak to us today to find out how we can help you with different types of loans to finance your car or ute. Talk to us on 1300 722 210.