How To Buy a Vehicle

Why Buy a Car Instead of Lease?

The decision to buy a vehicle instead of lease is based on your personal needs, wants, and driving habits. While many factors play a role in this auto ownership decision, each buyer has a unique situation. Our Buying vs. Leasing page offers a side-by-side comparison of the facts, pros, and cons of each option for you to reference to begin the process of deciding. If you’re leaning towards purchasing a car, there are some things you should consider: vehicle financing options, cost of auto ownership, your daily commute, and your driving style to name a few. On this page, we’ve created a step-by-step guide to buying a vehicle to help you learn more about the important factors to consider when purchasing a vehicle, financing terms and options, and lastly, the cost of ownership.

So, why buy a vehicle? Here are a few reasons to buy a vehicle instead of lease:

Buying a vehicle instead of leasing is often beneficial for drivers who are prone to putting a lot of miles on their vehicle, would like to customize or modify their car, or want to have the ability to trade or sell at any time. In the following sections on this page we’ll help you understand the car buying process, guide you through the auto financing options and terms you’ll need to know, and review the cost of ownership that comes with buying a vehicle.

At Graff Bay City, we understand that purchasing a vehicle is a big investment, so we want to not only make the process easy for you, but also work with you to come up with a plan that works for your needs. We have an expert financing team that will work with you to figure out the best financing and payment option for your budget. It’s our goal at Graff Bay City to give you all the information you need to make a comfortable decision in purchasing your next vehicle at our dealership. Feel free to get in touch with us at (989) 684-4411 if you have any questions.

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Schedule a Test Drive Today at Hank Graff Chevrolet in Bay City, MI

Making the decision to purchase a vehicle is a big investment. We understand that at Graff Bay City, and that’s why want to make sure you have all the information you need to make a confident decision. Our helpful team of auto professionals at Graff Bay City is happy to help you through the entire buying process and will help find you the perfect vehicle to take home. Once you find a vehicle that meets your wants, needs, and budget, schedule a test drive with us. At Graff Bay City we offer you the best dealership experience around, so we’ll have the car ready to go when you arrive. Our dealership is located on Wilder Rd. in Bay City, MI, but we also gladly welcome customers from our neighboring communities of Pinconning, Frankenmuth, Mt. Morris, Midland, and more. Call us at (989) 684-4411 if you have any questions.