It’s a widely held belief that a used car is always a better deal than a new one. That may not be the case any more, as used car prices have grown over the past few years. At the same time, new cars have been offered with heavy incentives, lowering purchase prices by [...]
Archive for December, 2010
The 2011 Ford F-150 has been recalled to fix a potential fire caused by faulty electrical wiring. Ford has issued a recall on 14,737 2011 F-150s, Lincoln MKXs and Ford Edges. A body-control module that is used by all three models can short out and possibly cause a fire.
Ford has informed the National [...]
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released its Top Safety Picks for 2011. Each year, the IIHS tests new cars in front and side high-speed crashes, a rollover crash and evaluates the seat and head restraints for protection of the head and neck in rear impact crashes. Vehicles that earn a “good” [...]
Kelley Blue Book has released a list of the most researched cars of 2010. Kelley Blue Book’s list for 2010 is very similar to last year’s list, but with notable drops for several Toyota models, most likely due to the publicity surrounding the company’s recalls this year.
The top three most researched vehicles stayed the [...]
During December 2010, Jaguar is offering buyers a low interest rate car loan incentive. Jaguar’s 2011 lineup is also available with lease incentives during December.
Jaguar is offering 1.9% interest rate financing on all 2011 models. The 2011 Jaguar XF, XJ and XK are all available with the 1.9% incentive. Even the high [...]
The 2011 Infiniti G25 (shown here) is available with a car loan incentive of 0.9% financing for 36 months or 2.9% for 60 months. The 2011 Infiniti G25 is also available with a low cost lease incentive with $319 monthly payments over 39 months with $1,999 due at lease signing.
The 2011 Infiniti G37 is available [...]
Posted in Automotive on Dec 16th, 2010
During December, BMW is offering 0.9% financing incentives on nearly every new 2011 model. BMW is also offering a $1,500 cash back incentive that can be combined with the loan incentive. BMW’s car loan incentive for December also gives buyers the option of a 2.9% interest rate for up to 60 months. [...]
Acura is offering no down payment lease incentives during December. The Acura incentives for December are the same as the ones that were available in November, so if you missed them last month, you have until the new year to take advantage of an Acura no money down lease deal. Through Acura’s no [...]
The 2011 Jeep Compass has been redesigned to match the styling found on its big brother, the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Following the Grand Cherokee’s styling cues, Jeep has given the 2011 Compass a new, more angular front end as well as a redesigned grill and a new rear end design. In addition [...]
Chevrolet has announced that the 2012 Chevy Sonic will replace the Aveo as the company’s entry into the small car segment. The Sonic will be a completely new car as Chevy does all it can to distance itself from the Aveo name.
The Chevy Sonic name was chosen because the name “conveys the youth and [...]