Labor Day has come and gone, but there's a fresh crop of rebates and incentives on new cars and new trucks available for those who are still seeking a great automotive deal. This week our roundup begins with the 2013 Ford Edge mid-size SUV which can be had with the choice of either zero percent financing plus $1,500 cash back or $3,500 in total cash back, followed by the 2013 Chevrolet Sonic subcompact and its 0.0% financing or $1,000 in factory cash offer. The 2013 Dodge Journey mid-size crossover provides the option of 0.9% financing plus $1,000 in cash back or a total of $1,500 in cash back, while the 2013 Nissan Murano mid-size SUV has been blessed with the choice between zero percent financing or $2,000 in factory cash. The last vehicle on our list is the 2013 Hyundai Accent subcompact which provides a stand-alone $500 cash back offer.
We'll be here throughout the month of September to keep you informed of the best bargains to be had on brand new cars and new trucks.
2013 Ford Edge
The 2013 Ford Edge is intended to appeal to families who need stylish, five-passenger transportation. The mid-size Ford Edge can also be had in the Sport trim, which adds additional handling prowess without sacrificing any of its 69 cubic feet of cargo space.
The 2013 Ford Edge comes standard with a 3.5-liter V-6 engine that is good for 285 horsepower and 253 lb-ft of torque. Also available is a 305 horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 that generates 280 lb-ft of torque in the Sport trim. Fuel misers can opt for the vehicle's 2.0-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder, which features a turbocharged 2.0-liter mill that produces 240 horses and 270 lb-ft of twist while returning efficiency figures of 21-mpg city and 30-mpg highway. All versions of the Edge come with a six-speed automatic transmission, and six-cylinder models offer the availability of all-wheel drive.
There is an incentive of 0.0% financing plus $1,500 cash back or $3,500 total cash back on the 2013 Ford Edge available until 09/30/2013.
2013 Chevrolet Sonic
The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic is a subcompact car that can be had in both hatchback and sedan editions. When found in hatch form, the Chevrolet Sonic provides a respectable 30.9 cubic feet of total cargo space.
The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic starts out with a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine that is rated at 138 horsepower and 125 lb-ft of torque. Upgrading to the vehicle's optional 1.4-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder maintains the same horsepower production but sees torque increase to 148 lb-ft. The turbo unit also delivers the best fuel mileage of the pair, posting 29-mpg city and 40-mpg on the highway. Transmission choices for the Sonic include five and six-speed manuals and a six-speed automatic.
There is an incentive of 0.0% financing or $1,000 cash back on the 2013 Chevrolet Sonic available until 10/31/2013.
2013 Dodge Journey
The 2013 Dodge Journey is a mid-size crossover vehicle that surprises with its six-passenger capacity. Outfitted with three rows of seating, the Dodge Journey can also haul up to 68 cubic feet of cargo with its rear accommodations out of the picture.
The 2013 Dodge Journey features the choice between four and six-cylinder power. The Journey's 2.4-liter, four-cylinder mill generates 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque, and its six-speed automatic transmission helps it to provide fuel mileage of 19-mpg city and 26-mpg highway. Choosing the crossover's 3.6-liter V-6 introduces 283 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque, as well as the option of all-wheel drive (a six-speed autobox remains standard).
There is an incentive of 0.9% financing plus $1,000 cash back or $1,500 total cash back on the 2013 Dodge Journey available until 09/03/2013.
2013 Nissan Murano
The 2013 Nissan Murano offers family shoppers with a roomy five-passenger SUV that features a suspension system that is tuned for better-than-average handling. It also helps that the Nissan Murano can provide up to 64 cubic feet of total cargo space with the rear rows out of the picture.
The 2013 Nissan Murano is motivated exclusively by a 3.5-liter V-6 engine that churns out 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. A continuously-variable automatic transmission handles the shifting duties for the Murano, and all-wheel drive is available as an option. Fuel mileage for the SUV is listed at 18-mpg in city driving and 24-mpg on the highway.
There is an incentive of 0.0% financing or $2,000 cash back on the 2013 Nissan Murano available until 09/30/2013.
2013 Hyundai Accent
The 2013 Hyundai Accent is an affordably-priced subcompact car that comes with a well-executed interior that feels more premium than its MSRP would suggest. The Hyundai Accent is available in both sedan and hatchback body styles, and the latter delivers 47.5 cubic feet of total cargo space.
The 2013 Hyundai Accent features a 1.6-liter, four-cylinder engine that can be relied on to produce 138 horsepower and 123 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is included free of charge with the Accent, while a six-speed automatic is optional. Fuel mileage for the thrifty Hyundai shows as 28-mpg city and 37-mpg highway.
There is an incentive of $500 cash back on the 2013 Hyundai Accent available until 09/30/2013.