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Five Great Car Deals for New Year's Day

It doesn’t really matter what we’re shopping for, we all like to get a good deal. When researching a new car, along with features, warranties, make and model - the price is a critical factor in making a final decision. With this in mind, the team of experts at Kelley Blue Book have put together a list of the top five great car deals.

This list of cars includes luxury cars, a hybrid and sedans:

2012 Acura TSX

Lease for $299/month with $1,999 due at signing (last verified end date 1/03/12)

The Acura TSX offers drivers a performance car that scores top points with fuel-economy, technology and value.

2012 Toyota Prius

Lease for $319/month with $0 due at signing (last verified end date 1/03/12)

For those of you looking for a hybrid, the Toyota Prius provides an EPA-estimated city/highway fuel economy rating of 51/48 miles per gallon - combined with a zero-down payment and affordable lease payment this has got great deal written all over it.

2012 Lincoln MKZ

Lease for $399/month with $0 due at signing (last verified end date 1/03/12)

When it was updated in 2010 with a six-speed transmission, new styling and solid in-cabin technology, the Lincoln MKZ became an entry-level premium car worth a second look. If you’re looking at the Ford Fusion, consider taking the Lincoln MKZ out for a test drive as well.

2012 Volvo S60

Lease for $399/month with $0 due at signing (last verified end date 1/03/12)

Volvos are known for safety and reliability and you get all this and more with this affordably priced Volvo S60. Covered by Volvo’s Safe + Secure Coverage plan, you receive complimentary factory scheduled maintenance and wear and tear coverage for the five year/60,000 mile limit. Not to mention you get a good-looking and fun-to-drive sedan - all at a great deal.

2012 Infiniti G25

Lease for $299/month with $3,298 due at signing (last verified end date 1/03/12)

With this vehicle you get both luxury and value - the G25 uses the same exterior sheet metal and interior as the G37 but with 2.5 liter V6 engine that can give you 29 miles per gallon for highway driving.

This list of car deals might be short but it is full of value and variety. When doing your new-car research, keep in mind these car deals - you might just discover a vehicle that you otherwise thought didn’t meet your vehicle prerequisites.