Consumer Reports: Best Deals on New Cars for 4th of July

While the market is still in a bit of a funk, prices are all over the place. If you are looking to buy a new car over the fourth of July weekend, check out some of the best deals compiled by Consumer Reports. Don’t wait – these new car deals won’t last long.

The Nissan Leaf is a top pick for Consumer Reports

The Nissan Leaf is on the Consumer Reports Best Deals list
The Nissan Leaf is on the Consumer Reports Best Deals list for 4th of July | Nissan

Consumer Reports says the 2021 Nissan Leaf is a great deal for the fourth of July weekend at 22% off. It is a recommended choice and a green choice with an overall score of 72 out of 100. The fuel economy is an impressive 104 MPGe, 114 MPGe in the city, and 94 MPGe on the highway. It tanked fourth on the list of hybrid/electric vehicles, behind the 2021 Tesla Model 3 and Chevrolet Bolt.

The 2021 Nissan Leaf SL Plus has an MSRP of $43,920. With 22% off, the savings is $9,834, leading to a bottom-line price of $34,086.

4th of July deals on new cars: Toyota Avalon

The 2021 Toyota Avalon is a popular large car. In fact, Consumer Reports ranked the Avalon first out of six other cars. It gets 42 mpg overall, 32 mpg in the city, and 52 mpg on the highway. Overall, CR gave the car a score of 88 out of 100. The Toyota car has a high predicted owner satisfaction rating and a decent rating for the predicted reliability. Toyota cars are always on the lists of deals on new cars, but that’s a good sign.

2021 Toyota Avalon Hybrid XLE has an MSRP of $37,100. It is 15% off, making for a $5,709 potential savings off MSRP, making the price $31,391.

Consumer Reports picked the Kia Sportage

If you are looking for a compact SUV, the 2021 Kia Sportage is on sale on the 4th of July. It ranked fourth on the list of compact SUVs by Consumer Reports. Overall, the Sportage gets 23 mpg, 16 mpg in the city, and 32 mpg on the highway. Not a bad pick for a smaller new SUV.

The 2021 Kia Sportage LX AWD has an MSRP of $25,590. It is on sale 12%, making the potential savings off MSRP around $3,023. The bottom line price is then $22,567.

The sporty Kia Stinger is on sale

Consumer Reports ranked the 2021 Kia Stinger 10th out of 15 on the list of luxury compact cars. It is one of the sportier cars Kia has released lately and seems to appeal to a wide audience. The Stinger gets a pretty good 23 mpg overall, 16 mpg in the city, and 32 mpg on the highway.

The 2021 Kia Stinger GT AWD has an MSRP of $41,790. The potential savings off MSRP are $5,090 with the 12% off, making the price $36,700.

The most reliable Toyota Camry

The Toyota Camry is a car that has stood the test of time. Consumer Reports ranked the Camry first out of 13 other midsize cars. It gets excellent fuel economy with 47 mpg overall, 39 mpg in the city, and 53 mpg on the highway. The Camry is one of those cars you see on the road every day, no matter how old it is. That’s a good sign, especially if you buy new.

The 2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE MSRP is $27,270. At 12% off, the potential savings off MSRP for the Camry come in at $3,182. That leaves the bottom line price at $24,088, which is quite a bargain.

Overall, the cars on this list will get you on your way to the beach in no time, with a little extra cash in your pocket. Consumer Reports notes these deals likely won’t last too long once the 4th of July holiday is over, so get to it!

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