2014 Nissan Rogue
The redesigned Nissan Rogue has a good lease deal of $239 a month this January. (Nissan Motor Company, Ltd.)

It’s a new year and if you have an old, unreliable car, a new car might be on your resolution list for 2014. We found some great car deals that will help save you money this January. Shoppers looking for the best lease deals will find some lease offers that don’t require a down payment, but most January car lease deals feature low monthly payments when you put a few thousand dollars down. If you plan on financing your new car, truck or SUV, many automakers are offering interest rates as low as zero percent, as well as low interest rates of about 4 percent or less this January. Cash back is also available on many models right now.

January Lease Deals

A number of affordable compact SUV lease deals are available with low monthly payments this month. The new 2014 Jeep Cherokee is $259 a month for three years with $2,999 due at signing. The 2014 Honda CR-V has two lease offers this month: $239 a month for three years with $1,999 down, or $290 a month for three years with $0 down and no first month’s payment. The 2014 Mazda CX-5 can be leased this January for $239 a month for three years with $1,999 due at signing in many areas of the country. The redesigned 2014 Nissan Rogue has an optional third-row seat and a three-year lease deal of $239 a month with $2,599 down.

Car shoppers will find plenty of good lease offers this month on 2014 models like the Volkswagen Jetta and Passat, the Chevrolet Volt, Impala and Camaro, the Hyundai Accent, Elantra, Sonata, Genesis and Equus and the Kia Forte, Optima and Cadenza.

January Purchase Deals

If you’re looking for the best purchase deals, look for zero percent financing, which can save you a lot of money. 2014 vehicles that are available with interest-free financing this January include the Chevrolet Volt, Traverse, Tahoe and Suburban, the Buick Enclave, the GMC Yukon, the Hyundai Sonata, the Kia Forte, Optima, Sedona and Sorento, the Mazda Mazda2 and CX-9 and the Subaru Outback. Many other 2014 models are being offered with low interest rate financing this month, and if you’re OK with purchasing an outgoing 2013 model, you’ll find lots of zero percent and cash back deals right now.

In the market for a new car? Check out the U.S. News rankings of this year’s best cars. Then, look for a great deal on a new vehicle by checking out this month’s best car deals. Also, be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook.