Kelley Blue Book lists best new-car deals for August

(August 9, 2017) IRVINE, Calif. — Following the announcement of the 10 Most Awarded Cars and 10 Most Awarded Brands of 2017, the expert editors at Kelley Blue Book have compiled a list of their top 10 lease, financing and cash back deals for new models available this month — all from a handful of the automaker brands we recognized most this year.

"As dealers begin preparing their lots for incoming 2018 model-year vehicles, right now new-car shoppers can snag an excellent deal on a new 2017 model, with many offers extending through Labor Day," said Jack R. Nerad, executive editorial director and executive market analyst for Kelley Blue Book's

"Each vehicle on this month's list has won multiple accolades this year, with the top spot on our list reserved for one of our 10 Best SUVs Under $25,000 for 2017 — the Toyota RAV4. Also featured is the Honda Accord, Kelley Blue Book's Most Awarded Car for 2017."

Below are the editors' picks for standout new-car lease, financing and cash back deals, all available at least through Aug. 31.