Is your car your pride and joy, or are you ready for a change? Let us know and you could win a £300 John Lewis voucher | No thanks
Ask a Question

Given the decline in diesel car prices - how will this affect leasing prices next year?

Given what is reported to be happening to used diesel car prices, what effect is this likely to have on leasing prices for early next year?

Asked on by

At the moment there is a surplus of new diesels so the fleets are getting them cheaper in the first place and residuals are not the worry they would otherwise be. But next year, manufacturers simply won't build as many (they are more expensive to make than petrols), so diesels won't be as heavily discounted, yet residuals will still be poor and for that reason leasing prices will have to rise.
Similar questions
What are the pros and cons of buying versus leasing a small car?
I'm moving towards leasing my next car, previously always having bought cash. However, the dealer lease deals seem more expensive than those offered online. Is the dealer acting as a third party thereby...
What are the pros and cons of leasing versus buying a new car?
 

Ask Honest John

Value my car