With a top-hat tip to capitalism and tradition, Presidents Day weekend presents a great opportunity for shoppers to find a deep discounts on new cars. Manufacturers and local dealerships are teaming up to slash sticker prices, cut interest rates, and foster founding-father-grade patriotism. Our analysts have cut through the red, white, and blue hype crowding the airwaves to find the best deals on American-made cars.
To ensure these picks are good cars, as with all our Best New Car Deals, each meets Consumer Reports' criteria to be recommended. These vehicles scored well in our testing, have average or better reliability in our latest subscriber survey, and performed well in government or insurance-industry safety tests, if evaluated. We focused the list on just those models that are made in the United States, regardless of brand.
Each vehicle highlighted below is available with at least a 10-percent discount off the retail price in national incentives, often available through the end of the month depending on manufacturer, and hidden dealer holdback. Others may also carry regional incentives, enabling further savings for informed negotiators. Specific pricing details on these and other trim variations are available on the model pages.
While all good cars, the profiles below provide our candid insights based on weeks of testing. Click through the model names to read the complete road test, and check detailed pricing, reliability, owner costs, owner satisfaction, and other key data.