Low monthly auto lease payments continue to become more widespread and available on more vehicles. With a couple thousand dollars down, shoppers can get a very reasonable monthly car payment. The monthly payment on these same vehicles with a similar down payment through an auto loan would be much higher. But remember these leases are good for those who don’t drive a lot of miles and have good credit.
Chevrolet has a few 39-month lease deals in January with low monthly payments. The 2011 Malibu is $199 a month with $1,999 at signing. The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze can be leased for $159 a month with $1,899 due at signing. The 2011 Silverado 1500 regular cab is $199 a month with $1,809 at signing.
Ford has several lease incentives in January and a couple models have fairly low monthly payments. The 2011 Ford Fusion is $199 a month for 24 months with $2,549 at signing. Ford’s 2011 Fiesta is $169 a month for 24 months with $1,819 due at lease signing.
Hyundai has several models in the $200 a month or less lease payment range in January. The 2011 Elantra is $169 a month for 36 months with $1,699 at signing. The 2011 Elantra Touring is $199 a month for 24 or 36 months with $1,999 at signing. The 2011 Sonata is $199 a month for 36 months with $2,399 at signing.
Kia‘s most expensive lease deal in January costs $239 a month. Kia’s leases are all 36 months long and require anywhere from $1,999 to $2,999 at lease signing. The 2011 Forte, Sorento, Soul, Sportage, Forte Koup and Optima are all included. Monthly payments range from $159 to $239, depending on the vehicle.
The 2011 Ford Fiesta can be leased for $169 a month for two years in January.
MINI is leasing its 2011 Cooper Hardtop (with automatic transmission and premium package) for $199 a month for 36 months with $2,727 due at signing.
Mitsubishi has low monthly lease payments for 36 months on a few vehicles in January. The 2011 Outlander Sport is $199 a month with $2,398 due at signing. The 2011 Lancer Sportback is $179 a month with $2,778 at signing, while the 2011 Lancer is $169 a month with $2,768 at signing.
Nissan has several vehicles that can be leased for less than $200 a month in January. The Nissan Versa Sedan, Versa Hatchback, Cube, Sentra, Altima and Rogue are all included. The leases are all 39 months long. You’ll need about $1,999 to $2,999 at signing.
Scion still has some of the most affordable lease deals around this month. The 36-month leases require $855 or less at signing and have low monthly payments. The 2010 Scion xD is $179 per month, the 2010 tC is $205 a month and the 2011 xB is $199 a month.
Smart is offering low monthly payment leases on its micro car, the fortwo, in January. Depending on the trim level, the leases cost $129 to $209 a month for 39 months. You’ll need about $2,000 at lease signing.
Subaru has lease payments of less than $200 a month on a couple vehicles in January. The 2011 Impreza is $179 a month for 42 months with $1,178 at signing, while the 2011 Legacy is $199 a month for 36 months with $1,498 due at signing.
Suzuki is featuring low lease payments on four models this month. The 2011 Kizashi, SX4 Sedan, SX4 Crossover and Grand Vitara are all $209 a month or less. You’ll need a couple thousand dollars at lease signing.
Toyota is offering shoppers low lease payments for 39 months on a few vehicles in January. The 2011 RAV4 is $179 a month with $2,178 at signing. The 2010 Matrix can be leased for $169 a month with $2,168 at signing. The 2010 Prius is $189 a month with $2,188 due at signing.
Volkswagen is offering affordable auto lease payments this month on a few models. The leases are all 36 months long and require $1,999 at signing. The 2011 Golf is $199 a month, 2011 Jetta S is $179 a month and the 2011 Jetta SE is $199 a month.
Lease incentives listed are for the southeast region. They may differ depending on where you live. Check the automaker’s site to find the incentives in your area.
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