As the last days of April dawn and spring hits its stride, dealers are filling up their lots with all kinds of 2018 models. Unfortunately, that means the month isn’t exactly packed with incentives, but if you’re in a pinch or can’t wait on a new car any longer, there are ways to make the process easier — read on for a handy guide to getting the most for your time and money before you ever ride down to the dealer.
What car should I buy? That depends on a lot of factors, but our reviews can help. Check out our recent additions:
Pickup trucks: Nissan Frontier
Hatchbacks: Mitsubishi Mirage GT
Fuel sippers: Nissan Leaf
Wagons: Volkswagen Golf SportWagen
Performance cars: Chevrolet Camaro Turbo 1LE
Which cars have the best deals right now? Check out our top deals for what’s left of April. As always, your discounts may vary, so check with your dealer for specifics.
Should I finance, lease or pay cash? That depends, but this might help you decide.
Anything I shouldn’t do when I’m at the dealer? Yep. Avoid these pitfalls.
Should I get an extended warranty? That depends. Here’s what you need to know.
How do I sell or trade in my old car? Learn how to prep your car before you sell it to a dealer, how to trade it in and how to deal with taxes and other considerations. If you still owe money on your old car, read this. Finally, if you want to sell it private party, here’s how to create the picture-perfect ad and how to seal the deal.
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