Buy vs Lease a Car

 

Buying a CarA reliable Subaru is a great choice for all seasons. Whether you're packing up for a trip to the beach in the summer or tackling tough winter conditions, a versatile all-wheel drive vehicle is a solid all-around option.

So, what's the best way to get one? Is buying or leasing right for you? To help drivers in Parsippany, Wayne, and Morristown decide, Paul Miller Subaru looks at both in this Buy vs. Lease car comparison.

Advantages of Buying

Buying a car gives you a lot of freedom. Once you agree to an auto loan, make a down payment, and start financing, the vehicle is yours to do whatever you want with.

With leasing, you'll eventually have to return the car to the dealership, so you won't be able to make any major changes to it. If you've purchased a car, you can customize it and add accessories even while you're still making finance payments.

Some dealerships also put mileage limits on the vehicles they lease. The nice thing about buying a car is that you can put lots of miles on it and take it anywhere you want, even on a coast-to-coast road trip.

Advantages of Leasing

Leasing a VehicleLeasing gives you a different way to get the keys to the car you want. You'll start by agreeing to a lease term. This is usually 24 or 36 months long. During those two or three years, the car is all yours. When the term is up, you'll return it to the dealership.

One benefit of this is that it lets you upgrade every few years. Let's say you've been leasing a Subaru Forester and want to continue driving. When your term is up, you can easily start a new lease with the latest Forester model.

It also gives you the opportunity to get some variety in your driveway. A lot can change in three years. If your family has grown, and you need more space, you can lease an SUV with three rows of seats, like the Ascent, instead.

Finally, choosing to lease can actually save you money. When you buy a car, you'll have to pay off its total value over a few years through financing. With leasing, you'll only be responsible for the value of the vehicle during your term. This means you usually won't have to make a down payment before getting the car.

Subaru Dealership Selection

As a Subaru dealership, our inventory features a great selection of dependable new, used, and certified pre-owned vehicles. There's versatile SUVs with lots of cargo room like the classic Outback. You'll also find safe and sporty compact cars like the efficient Impreza. It's available as both a hatchback and a sedan, and offers great fuel economy in both.

Visit Paul Miller Subaru to learn more about this Buy vs. Lease a car comparison and test drive one of our reliable cars or SUVs. Every model on our lot features standard all-wheel drive and lots of features to help drivers in Parsippany, Wayne, and Morristown have a safe and fun drive.

2020 Subaru BRZ
Coupe
2020 Subaru BRZ Coupe

$399/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 BRZ for $399/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard Limited model, code LZE-01). $2,199 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2020 Subaru Outback
SUV
2020 Subaru Outback SUV

$249/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 Outback for $249/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard Base model, code LDB-01). $2,449 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2019 Subaru Forester
SUV
2019 Subaru Forester SUV

2.9% APR Financing

Now through March 2, 2020 get 2.9% APR Financing on all new 2019 Forester Models. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2019 Subaru Crosstrek
SUV
2019 Subaru Crosstrek SUV

2.9% APR Financing

Now through March 2, 2020 get 2.9% APR Financing on all new 2019 Crosstrek Models. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2020 Subaru Forester
SUV
2020 Subaru Forester SUV

$265/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 Forester for $265/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard Forester model, code LFB-01). $2,465 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2020 Subaru Crosstrek
SUV
2020 Subaru Crosstrek SUV

$275/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 Crosstrek for $275/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard Crosstrek model, code LRB-03). $2,175 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2020 Subaru Impreza
Sedan
2020 Subaru Impreza Sedan

$199/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 Impreza for $199/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard Base CVT model, code LJB-03). $2,099 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2020 Subaru WRX
Sedan
2020 Subaru WRX Sedan

$359/Month Lease

Now through March 2, 2020 Lease a new 2020 WRX for $359/Month on a 36-Month Lease (Standard WRX 6MT model, code LUN-01). $1,999 due at lease signing. $0 security deposit. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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2019 Subaru Impreza
5-door
2019 Subaru Impreza 5-door

0.9% APR Financing

Now through March 2, 2020 get 0.9% APR Financing on all new 2019 Impreza Models. Offer only valid 2/4/2020 through 3/2/2020

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