Low sales leading to big savings on cars in final days of 2016

Low sales leading to big savings on cars in final days of 2016


FESTIVITIES. HOWEVER, THAT SENTIMENT HASN’T EXACTLY TRANSLATED YET HERE IN THE EAST. SOME BUSINESSES SAY THEY’RE HURTING…PARTIALLY DUE TO THE CAMPAIGN SEASON AND UNKNOWNS SURROUNDING THE ECONOMY.. ONE SECTOR FEELING A MAJOR IMPACT IS CAR DEALERSHIPS. W-N-C-T’S JOSH BIRCH REPORTS ON HOW SOME’S MISFORTUNE… COULD BENEFIT YOU. FOR THOSE LOOKING TO BUY A NEW CAR, YOU MAY BE IN LUCK. LOW SALES IN 2016 HAS NOW CREATED SOME BIG SAVINGS THAT YOU CAN CASH IN ON. “YOU’RE GOING TO HAVE A BETTER OPPORTUNITY AS A CONSUMER THIS YEAR THAN YOU DID LAST YEAR FOR SURE.” THE SOUND OF SAVINGS IS SOMETHING DEALERSHIPS ACROSS THE EAST HOPE IS ENOUGH TO ENTICE BUYERS IN THE REMAINING DAYS OF THE YEAR. “RIGHT NOW THE MANUFACTURERS HAVE COME OUT WITH HUGE REBATES AND INCENTIVES. YOU CAN SAVE 10, 12 THOUSAND DOLLARS OFF A BRAND NEW VEHICLE.” GREENVILLE NISSAN JUST ONE OF THE DEALERSHIPS HOPING TO CASH IN BY OFFERING BIG DEALS TO CAR SHOPPERS. THE NISSAN TITAN AND MAXIMA… BOTH WITH 10 THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF REBATES… AND THE ALTIMA… 6 THOUSAND DOLLARS OFF “I’VE GOT USED VEHICLES ON THE LOT MORE EXPENSIVE THAN THAT.” BUT IT’S NOT JUST GREENVILLE NISSAN… WE MADE CALLS TO DEALERSHIPS ACROSS THE EAST…HASTINGS FORD OFFERING 12 THOUSAND DOLLARS OFF F-150 TRUCKS… AND 5 THOUSAND OFF A FORD FOCUS. THOUSAND DOLLARS OFF F-150 TRUCKS… AND 5 THOUSAND OFF A FORD FOCUS. STEVENSON HYUNDAI IN JACKSONVILLE STILL IS OFFERING A 750 DOLLAR HURRICANE INCENTIVE… AND BIG REBATES ON THE VELOSTER.. AND PECHELES HONDA IN NEW BERN IS CELEBRATING HAPPY HONDA DAYS… WITH SPECIAL FINANCING AND SAVINGS ON POPULAR MODELS. IF YOU’RE LOOKING TO CATCH SAVINGS ON USED CARS… REMEMBER SOME IMPORTANT THINGS TO LOOK FOR. MAKE SURE THE BRAKES ARE IN GOOD SHAPE, THAT’S ESSENTIAL. THEY NEED TO BE ASKING QUESTIONS IF THE VEHICLE HAS MAYBE OVER 100,000 MILES, IT’S GOT SOME AGING ON IT, THEY NEED TO BE ASKING QUESTIONS LIKE IF THE TIMING BELT HAS BEEN CHANGED.” COLBY PUGH WITH PUGH’S TIRE SAYS GETTING PRE-SALE INSPECTIONS IS KEY… AS WELL AS LOOKING UP THE CARS HISTORY. IF YOU DON’T… IT COULD COST YOU BIG TIME. “YOU CAN GO ANYWHERE BETWEEN $300 ON A SIMPLE FIX, UP TO $1,000 OR $1,500 DEPENDING ON WHAT IT IS.” DEALERS TELL ME THE BUSIEST CAR SHOPPING DAY WILL LIKELY BE ON DECEMBER 31ST BUT SOME OF THE REBATES WE WERE TELLING YOU ABOUT WON’T EXPIRE UNTIL JAN. 3. IN GREENVILLE… JOSH BIRCH… 9 ON YOUR SIDE.