If you’re looking for an excellent new crossover or SUV at a reasonable price, our latest list is a great place to take your search. That’s because we’ve listed all of September’s top crossover and SUV deals and incentives on many of our favorite new models — ranging from city-friendly small SUVs to full-size haulers that can carry the whole family (and their gear). We’ve also included a wide range of deals — like cash-back incentives, lease specials and low-interest financing rates — in order to make sure there’s something on our list for just about every driver (and budget).
The Acura RDX is a compact luxury crossover with standard V6 power and a long list of standard (and optional) technology features. In September, the 2017 RDX is offered with two strong incentives. The best deal is for qualified shoppers looking to finance an RDX, as Acura is offering the SUV with 1.9 percent interest for up to 36 months — or 2.9 percent for up to 60 months. For shoppers looking to lease, Acura is touting payments from $309 per month for 36 months after $2,799 down on lease signing.
The full-size Chevy Tahoe SUV is a V8-powered hauler that can tow big trailers and carry the whole family. In September, the 2017 Tahoe is offered with two strong incentives for families who can’t quite fit into a smaller SUV. The best deal is for qualified drivers interested in financing a Tahoe, as Chevy is offering 0 percent interest for up to 72 months — an impressive figure. For qualified shoppers looking to pay with cash, Chevy is also offering up to $1,000 cash back. Both of those deals carry over to the larger Chevy Suburban for drivers who need more space than the Tahoe offers.
The Ford Escape is a compact crossover that’s been recently updated with a host of new technology. In September, the 2017 Escape offers several strong incentives for shoppers interested in a great deal on a new small SUV. The best offer is for qualified shoppers looking to finance an Escape, as Ford is touting 2.9 percent interest for up to 84 months. For shoppers looking to pay with cash, Ford is offering an amazing $4,000 cash back — an unusually high figure for a small SUV. Finally, shoppers looking to lease an Escape can get a base-level SE model with payments from $204 per month for 36 months after $3,314 down at lease signing.
Lexus RX 350
The sharply styled Lexus RX is a midsize crossover with a stylish new interior and lots of modern technology. In September, the 2017 RX 350 is offering several strong incentives to lure shoppers away from rivals in the crowded world of the midsize luxury crossover. The best deal is for qualified shoppers looking to finance a 2017 RX 350, as Lexus is boasting 1.9 percent interest for up to 72 months — a long term for a popular new model. For shoppers looking to lease, Lexus also has a good deal available: a 36-month term with payments from $399 per month after $3,999 down at lease signing. Finally, shoppers looking to pay in full can get up to $1,500 cash back.
The subcompact Mazda CX-3 is a small crossover that prioritizes fuel economy and city-friendly sizing over all else. In September, the 2018 CX-3 boasts two incentives for qualified shoppers interested in getting an even better deal than the CX-3’s already reasonable pricing. The best offer is for qualified shoppers looking to finance a CX-3, as Mazda is touting 0 percent interest for up to 60 months — a deal that also includes $500 cash back if you choose a 2017 model. Shoppers who’d rather lease can get a base-level CX-3 with payments from $219 per month for 36 months after $1,999 down at lease signing.
The Mercedes-Benz GLA is a small luxury crossover with 4-cylinder power and city-friendly dimensions. In September, the 2017 GLA is offered with several good lease deals for drivers interested in a new crossover at a great price. The best offer is for shoppers looking to lease a 2017 GLA 250, as Mercedes-Benz is offering it for 36 months with payments from $339 per month after $3,400 down at lease signing. Drivers looking to add all-wheel drive will have to bump those figures up just slightly to $359 per month after $3,750 down at lease signing.
The popular Toyota Highlander is an excellent midsize SUV with handsome styling, lots of technology and a reputation for reliability. In September, the 2017 Highlander is offered with two incentives for qualified shoppers interested in a new family car. The best deal is for drivers looking to lease, as Toyota is offering a base-level Highlander with a 36-month term and payments from $329 per month after $2,999 down at lease signing. For shoppers who would rather pay with cash, Toyota is touting up to $500 cash back — not a huge figure, but still a helpful number on a desirable model.
The recently redesigned Volvo XC90 is a handsome luxury crossover that touts a highly comfortable high-tech interior. In September, the 2018 XC90 is offered with several strong incentives for qualified shoppers interested in a new luxury SUV. The best deal is for drivers looking to lease an XC90, as Volvo is offering payments from just $465 per month for 39 months after $4,565 down — a good deal for a highly demanded new model. As for drivers who’d rather buy an XC90, the automaker is currently offering up to $4,000 in "allowances," which works a lot like a cash-back deal — also a strong offer for a new model like the XC90.
What it means to you: If you’re looking to buy or lease a new SUV or crossover without spending a fortune, our list of this month’s top SUV deals and special offers is worth close consideration.