2011 is here and with it comes a fresh batch of rebates and incentives for the month of January. A long list of car companies are looking to start out the New Year strong, and as a result there are some excellent deals to be had on a variety of different automobiles, including luxury SUVs, sports cars, family vehicles and practical crossovers. Each of these special offers last until the end of the month, with several extending into February and beyond.
Let’s take a look at the top 10 January deals that are currently available across the United States.
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The 2011 Subaru Legacy is a mid-size sedan that also serves as the Japanese brand’s most luxury-oriented offering. The top level Subaru Legacy trim (the Limited) comes with items such as a sunroof, dual automatic climate control, Bluetooth integration, a Harman/Kardon sound system and heated leather seats. Optional equipment on the Legacy includes a touchscreen navigation system and an upgraded stereo, and all editions of the sedan include Subaru’s Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system.
The 2011 Subaru Legacy starts out with a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine under the hood that offers 170 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque while returning fuel mileage of 23 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway when fitted with the available continuously-variable automatic transmission. A six-speed manual transmission is also available. Legacy buyers can opt for a 3.6-liter, six-cylinder engine to replace the base four-cylinder (256 horsepower, 247 lb-ft of torque), but fuel mileage drops to 18 mpg city and 25 mpg highway due in part to its standard five-speed automatic transmission. A turbocharged edition of the vehicle’s 2.5-liter four-cylinder unit can also be had in the 2.5GT trim, boosting output to 265 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque and matching the six-cylinder’s fuel mileage. A six-speed manual transmission is the only gearbox available with the turbo motor.
There is a financing incentive of 1.9% interest on the 2011 Subaru Legacy effective until 01/31/2011.
The 2011 Volkswagen GTI is the hot hatch edition of Volkswagen’s popular Golf compact car. The Volkswagen GTI has been designed to balance sheer performance and an involved driving experience with a level of premium comfort not often seen in a car of its size. The GTI can be ordered in both two-door and four-door body styles, and with the rear row of accommodations folded forward the vehicle can accommodate a maximum of 46 cubic feet of cargo.
Motivating the 2011 Volkswagen GTI is a 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine that puts out 200 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is included as standard equipment, while a six-speed dual clutch automated manual transmission can be ordered as an option. The latter also features manual shift paddles mounted on the steering wheel. Fuel economy for the hatchback comes in at 21 mpg around town and 31 mpg on the highway.
There is a financing incentive of 0.0% interest on the 2010 Volkswagen GTI effective until 01/31/2011.
The 2011 Chevrolet HHR LS represents the most affordable edition of the compact crossover wagon. The Chevrolet HHR LS can be ordered as either a five-passenger wagon or a two-passenger panel van, with the latter deleting the window glass from the vehicle’s rear doors and body panels. Standard equipment for the HHR LS includes air conditioning, power windows and door locks, OnStar and cruise control. Total cargo space inside the wagon amounts to between 58 and 63 cubic feet, depending upon which configuration is selected.
The only engine available in the 2011 Chevrolet HHR LS is a 155 horsepower four-cylinder unit that displaces 2.2-liters. Also capable of producing 150 lb-ft of torque, the motor provides fuel mileage of 22 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. Transmission options for the HHR LS include a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic.
There is a financing incentive of 0.0% interest or $3,500 cash back on the 2011 Chevrolet HHR LS effective until 02/28/2011.
If you’re looking to get behind the wheel of a reliable vehicle, considering Enterprise Car Sales during their current promotion would be a very wise decision. Through January 31st, Enterprise Car Sales is offering Kelley Blue Book® trade-in value for your vehicle, plus $1,000. This is a great offer, that will help you get an excellent deal on your trade-in, while getting a great deal on your next car.
Worried about buying a previous rental car? Don’t be. All Enterprise vehicles come with a free CarFax® vehicle history report, a 12 month, 12,000 mile limited powertrain warranty, and one year of roadside assistance. If that isn’t enough, if you aren’t completely satisfied Enterprise will even buy the car back within 7-days with no questions asked. Haggle-free pricing is icing on the cake to get you into your perfect car, and with more than 5,000 used cars, trucks, vans and suv’s to chose from, Enterprise is sure to have the vehicle for you.
The 2011 Chevrolet Malibu is a mid-size sedan that comes in a variety of trim levels that are designed to appeal to a wide range of different buyers. The Chevrolet Malibu can be outfitted to serve as a solid daily commuter or reliable family transportation, with top level trims offering premium features such as leather seats, automatic climate control and an optional sunroof.
Standard across the 2011 Chevrolet Malibu lineup is a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that produces 169 horsepower and 160 lb-ft of twist. Matched to this motor is a six-speed automatic transmission, helping the unit see a fuel mileage rating of 22 mpg in stop and go driving and 33 mpg during highway cruising. More power is available in the form of an optional 3.6-liter V-6 that puts out 252 ponies and 251 lb-ft of torque. The V-6 maintains the same auto transmission and offers fuel mileage of 17 mpg city and 26 mpg highway.
There is a financing incentive of 0.0% interest or $2,500 cash back on the 2011 Chevrolet Malibu effective until 02/28/2011.
The 2011 Ford Mustang GT is a muscle coupe that has been significantly revised for the current model year. Most notable is the inclusion of a new 5.0-liter V-8 with the 2011 edition of the Ford Mustang GT, an engine which is capable of producing 412 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. These figures are good enough to launch the pony car to 60 miles per hour in just 4.8 seconds. Transmission choices for the Mustang GT include a six-speed manual and a six-speed automatic, and fuel mileage for the engine shows as 18 mpg city and 25 mpg highway.
In addition to its standard rear spoiler and available HID headlights, the 2011 Ford Mustang GT can also be equipped with performance-enhancing items such as the Brembo Brake package, which not only improves the quality of the stoppers at all four corners but also tweaks the vehicle’s stability system for increased high speed maneuvering. A number of different rear axle ratios and wheel sizes are also in the cards as options for the Mustang GT.
There is a financing incentive of 0.0% interest or $1,500 cash back on the 2011 Ford Mustang effective until 04/04/2011.
The 2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe is a compact two-door sports car that counts rear-wheel drive as one its most intriguing attributes. The vehicle’s handling dynamics are a step above what is normally found at its price point, and the Hyundai Genesis Coupe can also be upgraded to offer a number of premium features thanks to a series of well thought out trim levels available on the automobile.
The 2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe provides a 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder as its base motor. Rated at 210 horsepower and 223 lb-ft of torque, the turbo engine can be matched with either a six-speed manual transmission or a five-speed automatic, and fuel mileage comes in at 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. More grunt is available in the form of an optional 3.8-liter V-6 that grinds out 306 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque. The V-6 retains the six-speed manual transmission but adds an additional forward gear to its automatic unit, with fuel mileage remaining strong at 17 mpg around town and 26 mpg highway despite the presence of two additional cylinders.
There is a financing incentive of 2.9% interest plus $1,000 cash back on the 2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe effective until 01/31/2011.
The 2011 Infiniti G Coupe is an upscale sports coupe that provides luxury and power in abundance. The Infiniti G Coupe rides on the same platform as the Nissan 370Z, which means it offers nimble handling and superb braking. The G Coupe also counts a long list of premium features as standard equipment, including items such as HID headlights, leather seats and automatic climate control.
Snug between the front fenders of the 2011 Infiniti G Coupe is a 3.7-liter V-6 engine that provides 330 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. This output is managed by either a six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic transmission that offers manual control over gear changes thanks to the inclusion of steering wheel-mounted shift paddles. Fuel mileage for the Coupe is reported at 19 mpg in stop-and-go driving and 27 mpg on the highway. All-wheel drive is available as an option on the Infiniti G Coupe.
There is a financing incentive of 0.9% interest on the 2011 Infiniti G Coupe effective until 01/31/2011.
The 2011 Cadillac Escalade is a full-size SUV that spoils its passengers with luxury while still maintaining a hefty dose of practical utility. The Cadillac Escalade can accommodate as many as eight passengers, and it can also haul as much as 108.9 cubic feet of gear with the rear seats out of the picture. The truck-based vehicle additionally features a maximum tow rating of 8,300 lbs.
A single engine choice marks the 2011 Cadillac Escalade lineup, a 6.2-liter V-8 that produces 403 horsepower and 417 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission is the only available transmission, and the Escalade can be ordered in either rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive editions. Fuel mileage for the SUV comes in at 14 mpg city and 18 mpg highway for rear-wheel drive models.
There is a financing incentive of 1.9% interest on the 2011 Cadillac Escalade effective until 02/28/2011.
The 2011 Infiniti FX50 is a mid-size crossover vehicle that shares a significant amount of its DNA with the brand’s sports car, the Infiniti G Coupe. This helps the Infiniti FX50 to feel far more involving from behind the wheel than a typical crossover, giving it a performance edge. The FX50 also features standard all-wheel drive, seating for five passengers and a maximum cargo rating of 62 cubic feet (with the rear seats folded forward).
The 2011 Infiniti FX50 has been gifted with a 5.0-liter V-8 engine that has been tuned to provide a healthy 390 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. Matched with its standard seven-speed automatic transmission, the FX50 can leap to 60 miles per hour in just 5.5 seconds, placing it in the same company as several high end sports sedans. Fuel mileage for the crossover is rated at 14 mpg in city driving and 20 mpg during highway cruising.
There is a financing incentive of 0.9% interest on the 2011 Infiniti FX50 effective until 01/31/2011.