Originally Posted by cturfmgmt
So many factors. Are you a one man show? Reliability becomes a big factor. Maybe new is a good option. Handing the keys to an employee? Employees are never as gentle with your equipment as you are. Can you trust your employee with a brand new truck?
Every company, landscaping or not that I've ever worked for that kept new trucks did so by leasing, after a year or so a brand new truck will look like it's 10 years old when turned loose with employees.