All New Toyota Venza at night

Buying vs Leasing: Metro Toyota Helps You Determine Which Option is Right for You

Are you currently looking for a new Toyota car, truck, SUV, or minivan near Battle Creek, MI?  Has the question of whether to buy or lease it started to creep into your mind?  More often, our sales consultants are hearing that many drivers are torn on whether they should buy or lease their new vehicle.  This is a tough decision for many people because there is a lot of misinformation floating around and it can be tough to know what to believe.  The finance center at Metro Toyota, located at 5850 Stadium Drive in Kalamazoo, MI, is here to help you figure out which choice fits you best.  Feel free to peruse our new Toyota inventory to see the all the models we currently have in stock.

Leasing Options

Is Leasing a Good Fit for Me?

If you're a Paw Paw, MI driver who is wondering whether a Toyota lease is the right choice for you, it may be helpful to find out what kind of drivers typically enter a lease agreement.  After all, if you happen to have stuff in common with those who typically lease, it stands to reason that leasing could work for you too.  The finance team at Metro Toyota is always available to discuss your specific situation and help you determine if a Toyota lease is the best choice for you.  Many of the Portage, MI drivers who lease tend to share some of these aspects in common:

  • Tend to be low-mileage drivers, meaning they travel 15,000 miles a year or fewer in their vehicle
  • They want to get behind the wheel of a new car every few years
  • Most lessees don't want to personalize or customize their car, truck, SUV, or minivan
New Toyota Highlander at the beach

The Benefits of Leasing

There are some drivers who want to know what kind of benefits leasing a Toyota vehicle might have.  Leasing can definitely have some perks for those who take advantage of this financing option.  Some of the benefits of leasing include:

  • A low monthly payment on a new or Certified Pre-Owned Toyota car, truck, SUV, or minivan
  • There is the opportunity to get a new Toyota every few years with the latest convenience, luxury, and safety features
  • Protection under the manufacturer's warranty for the entire time you are in possession of the vehicle

Buying Options

Is Buying the Best Fit for Me?

Obtaining a traditional auto loan is still the best option for many Three Rivers, MI drivers.  If you are thinking of getting a car loan, our finance professionals can go over your financial and driving situation to make sure it the best option for you.  Like a Toyota lease, many people who purchase their next vehicle often have many things in common.  Some of these include:

  • Unpredictable driving mileage or high-mileage drivers
  • Enjoy the option of customizing or personalizing their vehicle
  • Don't like the idea of shopping for a new car every few years

What Are the Benefits of Buying?

Even though leasing continues to grow in popularity, there are still many benefits to buying your next vehicle that make a traditional auto loan an attractive choice. Some of these perks are enough to make many drivers decide that they want to buy their next car, truck, or SUV. Some of the advantages of buying include:

  • Equity in your vehicle once your car loan is paid in full. This equity can be used toward your next car.
  • There is no need to be concerned about mileage restrictions
  • Minor dings and dents are of no concern because you will not have any end-of-lease obligations.
New Toyota Corolla driving through the city

Explore Toyota Financing and Leasing Offers

For some folks, browsing the Toyota leasing and financing specials might end up making the choice over which option to choose easier.  Browse the current offers at Metro Toyota, in Kalamazoo, MI, or fill out our online credit application today and see which of these financing options best applies to you.


Metro Toyota

5850 Stadium Dr
Directions Kalamazoo, MI 49009

  • Sales: (269) 375-1000
  • Service: (269) 353-5222
  • Parts: 2693751024


  • Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
  1. Metro Toyota

    5850 Stadium Dr
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009

    • Sales: (269) 375-1000
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