The Transit averages around 21 MPG (city/highway) loaded and keeps my gear dry in Tennessee's abrupt summer downpours. The payload capacity is 1,500 pounds inside and 150 pounds on the roof. I installed the rack; it cost about $350.
Aaron Telian The Transit averages around 21 MPG (city/highway) loaded and keeps my gear dry in Tennessee's abrupt summer downpours. The payload capacity is 1,500 pounds inside and 150 pounds on the roof. I installed the rack; it cost about $350.

A new survey by Tools of the Trade is gathering information on the work vehicles used most by replacement contractors.

The results were fascinating the last time they collected information (2011). This time around, Tools of the Trade is working harder on breaking out the survey for different trades to give a clearer picture of what really works.

Take the Survey.