Going off to college can be an exciting and stressful time. On top of registering for classes, moving in, and buying books, you also have to worry about getting around. As if there wasn’t enough to do, finding the right car can be a tedious task. If you’re a young adult that’s getting ready to go to college or someone that’s looking to purchase a vehicle for a college student, finding something that’s affordable, reliable, safe, and efficient is key!

Take a listen from some of our top sales professionals, finance advisors and general managers!

Raul Gomez (General Manager at Payne Weslaco Ford), ” When I think of a best car college students the first thing that comes to mind is the all-new 2022 Ford Maverick. Whether you get the base model or a Lariat this vehicle is afforadable and fuel efficent! Not to mention the amount of storage it has in the bed of the truck and in the cabin, it’s perfect for those young drivers. “

JD Navarro (Sales Professional at Ed Payne CDJR), “My customers always ask me what the best vehicle is for their college kids and I always stand by the 2022 Jeep Renegade. This vehicle is small and compact yet has versatile cargo space for those traveling away for college. Not only is it spacious, it’s also a vehicle where you don’t have to worry about those rising gas prices. “

Rene Castillo (Finance Manager at Payne Chevrolet Buick GMC), ‘As a father of 4 boys I’m definitely one to worry about them driving off for college, and working with the Payne Auto Group I have my fair share of safe/ effecient vehicles. I will always suggest the Chevy Bolt EUV or EV, this is one vehicle where gas prices are out of the question, but it will never skip of the saftey features! “

We stand by all our vehicles here at the Payne Auto Group, new or preloved; and because of our wide variety of choices you will always have plenty of options for your growing kids!