Is a Full-sized Pickup Truck a Good First Vehicle?

In this video, I answer a question about a 16-year-old getting a Ford F-150 as a first vehicle and explain why I think a pickup truck is a great choice as a first drive.

Aaron Turpen
An automotive enthusiast for most of his adult life, Aaron has worked in and around the industry in many ways. He is an accredited member of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press (RMAP), the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA), the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA), and freelances as a writer and journalist around the Web and in print. You can find his portfolio at