Originally Posted by kuruptracing
I'm sorry, but $13k down is about the dumbest thing I've ever heard someone doing on a lease!
Why? What if I were to pay forward the full lease at $41,500 for 15K/year and 36 months? I still negotiate the best price before leasing and have an option to buy when the lease comes to an end. By the way, this is on a sedan that is fully loaded with 19" wheels.