RealCarTips Logo

Great Car Deals Hard to Find Right Now

April 14, 2011

Good car dealsFinding a great deal on a new car is tough right now - largely due to the devastating disaster last month in Japan – and although production is slowly getting back to normal, some key components are still in short supply.

If you're looking for a good deal on a Toyota, Honda or Nissan, it might not pay to wait, as shortages will make finding a bargain harder and harder.

Analyst are predicting a shortage through the end of summer and most automakers are expected to cut back on incentives next month.

In addition to production woes, the current economy is also causing some manufacturers to raise prices.

The yen has grown stronger against the U.S. dollar, reducing profit Japanese automakers see from vehicles sold in the States.

So if you're in the market for a new car and want to save, act now. Use our Car Buying Guide to get the lowest price.

Otherwise, you may be waiting a very long time to find a good deal.

My Recommendation for Car Shoppers

TrueCar and Edmunds are the quickest way to see the lowest car prices in your area. These sites show you no-haggle prices from dealers closest to you - and the deals are usually really good. This should be the first step you take when negotiating your car price. Follow this up with my checklist to make sure you squeeze out every last bit of savings.
- Gregg Fidan

Each week, I'll keep you up-to-date on the latest car deals and news that might affect your purchase. This includes...
  • Best Rebates, Incentives, and Lease Deals
  • Latest Car Buying Scams and Tricks
  • The Best & Worst Time to Buy a Car
  • Which Cars You Should Avoid
Enter Your Email Below

(Absolutely NO SPAM, easy to unsubscribe)
×

Gregg Fidan

About: Gregg Fidan


Gregg Fidan + is the founder of RealCarTips. After being ripped off on his first car purchase, he devoted several years to figuring out the best ways to avoid scams and negotiate the best car deals. He has written hundreds of articles on the subject of car buying and taught thousands of car shoppers how to get the best deals.

Latest Weekly Car Buying Tips    RSS Feed

October 24, 2019
October 17, 2019
October 10, 2019
October 3, 2019
September 26, 2019
September 19, 2019
September 12, 2019
September 5, 2019
August 29, 2019
August 22, 2019
August 15, 2019
August 8, 2019
August 1, 2019
July 25, 2019
July 18, 2019
July 11, 2019
July 4, 2019
June 27, 2019
June 20, 2019
June 13, 2019
June 6, 2019
May 30, 2019
May 23, 2019
May 16, 2019
I welcome your car buying questions. Email Me and I'll be glad to answer them!