Best New-Car Deals for July 4th
These prices on CR-recommended cars and SUVs are worthy of fireworks. You'll find the price breaks now through the holiday.
Car dealerships are celebrating Independence Day with discounted prices on new cars now through the holiday weekend. This year the fireworks may not be as bright, with the auto industry facing chip shortages, inflation hitting material costs, and reduced inventory. But Consumer Reports' analysis shows there are still some deals available on good cars and SUVs if you know where to look.
To find the best car deals for July Fourth, Consumer Reports’ analysts studied national incentives to find models worth consideration. To make sure the featured SUVs represent smart buys, we concentrated on models with a strong Overall Score, factoring in road-test performance, owner satisfaction, reliability, and safety. (Learn more about CR's car ratings.)
All nationwide incentives featured below are good until July 6, 2021. The vehicles are listed in order of percentage of potential savings off the sticker price, from 22 percent to 11 percent. Similar discounts can be found on other versions in addition to the specific trim and configuration that we spotlight.
CR's Build & Buy Car Buying Service
When buying a car, in addition to research and reviews, Consumer Reports offers members access to the Build & Buy Car Buying Service at no additional cost. Through this service, a nationwide network of over 12,000 participating dealers provide up-front pricing information and a certificate to receive guaranteed savings off MSRP (in most states).
The pricing information and guaranteed savings include eligible incentives. Consumer Reports members have saved an average of $3,218 off the MSRP with the Build & Buy Car Buying Service.