The issue that comes into existence when a buyer goes for purchasing a truck either Gas or Diesel is that, what is the type of engine? And this ambiguity can be remove when we considers some of the factors like power, gas mileage ,completion available, how many miles you expect the engine to run for and other important factor is noise produced.
There is no hard and fast rule that this any specific thing is good for any specific engine but although a pile of issues must be taken into consideration and will be greatly impacted on the last best decision that you will made .
Things to focus on are: the performance of Gas vs Diesel truck. If your purpose is that a truck must be suitable for long journeys instead of long distance then you should go for a gasoline truck and it would be more capable to match your requirements while diesel truck tends to be economical to cover long distances. Moreover diesel truck is also good if you want to attach additional equipment and to carry heavy stuff.
The resale value of any vehicle reduces as many times, as much mileage you cover but the diesel truck retains its economic value because of long term and longer life span of a diesel engine than that of a gasoline truck. Diesel engines are also very strong and because of its ever growing market you can easily get and sell a used diesel truck when you decide it.
Apart from beneficial factor ofdiesel vehicle, it’s also very noisy as compared to gasoline engine but it may not be great deal for businesses. But for many years diesel engine came up with a lot of advance technologies even if uses a really exhaust system while gasoline engines can easily start in cold season.
Gasoline is comparatively cheap from diesel in US. Forlong distance with efficiency, diesel engine makes it cheaper .the prices for oil for both gas and diesel engines fluctuate.
The vehicle causes damaging effect to the environment is more prone to charge high taxes. Old diesel engines tend to release stream of thick smog but now they are replaced with the new style produce less smog. Gasoline releases carbon dioxide, harmful for environment.