August’s Best Full-Size Truck Financing and Lease Deals

August 15, 2018 by Eileen Falkenberg-Hull, @writeEILEEN

The Ford F-Series may be North America’s best-selling truck, but there are other full-size truck models on the market worth test driving as well. Many 2019 truck models are already hitting dealer lots, leaving automakers eager to move leftover 2018 trucks.

Companies are offering low monthly payment financing and lease deals across the U.S. Trucks.com compiled a list of deals that represent the best value for consumers. Incentives vary by region, so always check with a local dealership and don’t be afraid to negotiate.

Deals in this article are valid through at least Aug. 31.

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab 4×2
Deal: $290 per month for 36 months

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab 4x2

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab 4×2. (Photo: Ram Trucks)

FCA is selling its 2018 Ram 1500 alongside the all-new 2019 model, and it still rates as a competent, competitive vehicle. The featured Big Horn version can tow up to 10,340 pounds and has a 1,880-pound payload capacity when properly equipped. The Ram 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab includes a 6-foot 4-inch box and has a starting MSRP of $38,045.

This lease offer includes up to $6,000 bonus cash and expires on Sept. 4.

2018 Toyota Tundra SR5 4×2
Deal: $339 per month for 36 months with $2,799 due at signing

2018 Toyota Tundra SR5 4x2

2018 Toyota Tundra SR5 4×2. (Photo: Toyota)

The 2018 Toyota Tundra is a capable truck that comes with a long list of standard safety equipment, spacious seating and accurate steering. The SR5 can tow up to 10,200 pounds and can seat up to six.

This offer is for the Tundra SR5 4×2 Double Cab with a 6.5-foot standard bed and a 4.6-liter V8 engine under its hood. The V8, which delivers 310 horsepower and 327 pound-feet of torque, is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission.

The deal includes a 12,000-mile-per-year limit and expires on Sept. 4.

2018 Nissan Titan SL and Platinum
Deal: 0% financing for 60 months

2018 Nissan Titan SL and Platinum

2018 Nissan Titan SL and Platinum. (Photo: Nissan)

The 2018 Nissan Titan is a truck that minds its manners on the street and can navigate off-road terrain with ease. In its higher trims, the Titan has a nicely styled interior that rivals other high-end grades.

Nissan is offering its highest trim crew cab trucks, the SL and Platinum, as part of a zero percent financing deal this month. Eligible buyers can secure that rate for up to 60 months. They also can extend the financing period at a rate of 1.9 percent for up to 72 months or 2.9 percent financing for up to 84 months.

This offer ends Aug. 31.

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Crew Cab 4×4
Deal: Up to $13,696 in total savings

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Crew Cab 4x4

2018 Ram 1500 Big Horn Crew Cab 4×4. (Photo: Ram Trucks)

The 2018 Ram 1500 is on sale alongside the 2019 Ram 1500 and still rates as a competent, competitive vehicle. The featured Big Horn model has up to 395 horsepower and a max towing capacity of 10,620 pounds. The Ram 1500 Big Horn Crew Cab includes a 5-foot 7-inch box and has a starting MSRP of $44,295.

Based on a number of available incentives, Ram is advertising up to $13,696 in total savings. Those savings include the Big Horn Package Discount ($3,000), Chrysler Capital 2017 bonus cash ($1,250), Southeast 2018 bonus cash ($1,000), retail customer cash ($3,250), Big Horn bonus cash ($500), and depending upon engine choice, Ram LD Diesel bonus cash ($1,250). Ram has calculated that buyers will receive an average additional discount of $3,446 from their dealership.

This offer expires on Sept. 4.

2018 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew
Deal: 0% financing for 60 months plus $4,000 bonus cash

2018 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew

2018 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew. (Photo: Ford)

The 2018 Ford F-150 comes in a large number of cab, box and engine configurations including the newly available 3.0-liter diesel engine. The XL model in this deal is available with either a 5.5-or 6.5-foot bed and has a starting price of $35,240 before incentives.

Qualified buyers who want to take advantage of this offer will be limited to the 2018 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew that is powered by a 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 engine and Ford’s 101A equipment package, which includes power liftgate, remote keyless entry and cruise control.

This deal for the F-150 includes a number of different types of incentives including $1,500 in bonus cash, $500 in EcoBoost bonus cash, $1,000 in Ford Credit financing bonus cash and $1,000 in 101A Special Package bonus cash. Buyers may not qualify for all the bonus cash offered.

The deal expires on Sept. 4.

2018 Nissan Titan XD SL and Platinum
Deal: Up to $7,500 in cash back

2018 Nissan Titan XD SL

2018 Nissan Titan XD SL. (Photo: Nissan)

The Nissan Titan XD delivers robust horsepower and torque, in either a gasoline- or diesel-powered model. The SL and Platinum trims have the most high-end appointments offered in the American-made truck including a 12-speaker audio system, heated and cooled front seats and leather-appointed seating.

This month qualified buyers can get up to $7,500 cash back or enjoy zero percent financing for up to 60 months.

This offer ends Aug. 31.

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Deal: 14% below MSRP plus no payments for 90 days

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. (Photo: Chevrolet)

The Chevrolet Silverado is a historically reliable full-size truck that delivers the performance, capability and technology. Buyers can choose from four different engines, eight trims and five different cab/box combinations.

This offer does not include base models but does include a price reduction below the MSRP and cash allowances. To qualify, buyers must finance through GM Financial. The deal extends through Aug. 31.

2018 Ram 1500 Express Quad Cab 4×2
Deal: $139 per month for 24 months with $2,999 due at signing

2018 Ram 1500 Express Quad Cab 4×2. (Photo: Ram Trucks)

The 1500 Express is one of the least expensive Ram trucks on the market. It’s powered by FCA’s tried and true 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine or an available 5.7-liter HEMI V8. Standard equipment includes cloth split-bench seating, a body-color grille, body-color front fascia, rearview camera and 17-inch painted aluminum wheels.

This deal is for the Ram 1500 Express Quad Cab 4×2 model with a 6-foor 4-inch box. There is a 10,000-mile-per-year limit for the short-term-lease deal, which expires on Sept. 4.

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