Professional Community for Car Dealers, Marketing, Advertising and Sales Leaders
Assuming you drive just under 10,000 miles per year, does it truly make more sense to Uber everywhere compared with car leasing?
There has been some debate over this recently; Below are some cost comparison breakdowns from national car leasing marketplace, Swapalease.com, that show leasing may be better for your wallet.
This example in the link says you would pay $12,744 for Uber when needing 9,500 transportation miles per year. According to Swapalease.com, a lessee would pay the following under similar utilization circumstances:
*Even when calculating in average parking fees of $1,300 according to the article’s math you’re still at $9,077 per year in costs for the lessee.
“There are some instances where Uber could be an attractive alternative, but in general leasing a car today is an extremely affordable means of transportation,” said Scot Hall, Executive Vice President of Operations for Swapalease.com.