Autotrader’s list of the top certified pre-owned deals available this April names luxury brands only; the car shopping site’s picks for the month suggests that it is an ideal time for those interested in a CPO luxury vehicle to shop.
"Saving money is key for car shoppers and buying a CPO vehicle ensures you're not burdening yourself with any major system issues or major defects," Autotrader executive editor Brian Moody said in a news release. "If buying a used car leaves you anxious, consider buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, which includes a manufacturer-backed warranty for additional peace of mind."
The follwing is Autotrader editors' list of top CPO program deals offered this month.
This April, Acura offers powertrain coverage for up to seven years or 100,000 miles from the original sale date as well as an added year of bumper-to-bumper protection. Autotrader said qualified shoppers interested in the brand’s MDX specifically can get a great deal on the model as well as buy CPO versions of the crossover with interest as low as 1.9 percent for up to 36 months.
Audi's CPO program is offering qualified buyers up to $1,000 cash back on select A8 models through the end of the month. The brand is also throwing in comprehensive coverage for up to six years or 100,000 miles from a vehicle's original sale date.
BMW currently offers shoppers up to six years or 100,000 miles of bumper-to-bumper coverage for most of its CPO vehicles. The BMW i3 is a plug-in electric car or hybrid is among them. “The best deal is for qualified shoppers looking to finance a certified pre-owned i3, as BMW is touting 0.9 percent interest for up to 36 months — an unusually low rate for the automaker,” Autotrader said.
This month, Cadillac offers terms such as a comprehensive, bumper-to-bumper warranty, which cover vehicles for up to six years or 100,000 miles from the original sale date. The brand is also offering qualified buyers 2.9-percent interest for up to 60 months on all SRX models. Autotrader said this is “a great deal for any used vehicle, and especially one with a long, manufacturer-backed warranty.”
Jaguar shoppers can obtain bumper-to-bumper coverage for seven years or 100,000 miles from the original sale date. This month, Jaguar is also offering its qualified customers 0.9-percent interest on all XF models for up to 24 months or and up to 60 months for CPO buyers who chose a 2014 or 2015 XF.
“Spring is finally upon us, and so are some great deals from leading auto manufacturers,” Autotrader said. “For car buyers, this is a good time to start searching for great prices on gently used, budget-friendly vehicles.”
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