The days of the runaway great deals we saw last year are sadly not the case today, but we’ve got the rundown on some of the best car deals and incentives February 2012 right here.

Keep in mind that automakers are keen to unload models which haven’t been redesigned for some time, or ones that will be all-new 2013 models, so your best bet is looking for a 2012 model that falls into that category. Still, there are some attractive deals available now, including:

  • 2012 Ford TaurusWell-qualified buyers can get either $2,500 cash back or $500 cash back and zero-percent financing for up to 60 months, or 1.9 percent financing for 72 months on the purchase of the Taurus LTD, SEL and SHO. Offer available in the Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, Southwest and West and expires April 2, 2012.
  • 2012 Ford Mustang If you’re looking for a 2012 Ford Mustang GT Convertible, or GT Coupe, check out Ford’s $3,000 cash back or zero-percent financing for up to 60 months or 1.9 percent for 72 months (available in the Northeast, Northwest, West and Southwest). In the Southeast, the offer is for $2,500 cash back plus zero-percent financing for up to 60 months or 1.9 percent for 72 months. There are also two deals on the 2012 Mustang V6: In the Northeast, Northwest, West and Southwest, Ford is offering $1,500 cash back or zero-percent financing for 36 months, 0.9 percent for 48 months, or 1.9 percent for 60 months. In the Southeast, it’s $2,000 cash back or $500 cash back plus or zero-percent financing for up to 60 months or 1.9 percent for 72 months. All offers expire April 2, 2012.
  • 2012 Ford Fiesta Get $500 cash back or 1.9 percent financing for 36 months in the Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, Southwest and West, expiring April 2, 2012.
  • 2012 Chevrolet MalibuBuyers can get $2,500 cash back or take advantage of zero-percent financing for 60 months on the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedan, good through February 29, 2012. Note that the all-new 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco goes on sale in March, so if you’re looking for a deal, go with the 2012 model.
  • 2012 Chevrolet ImpalaLooking for a 2012 Chevrolet Impala? Here the deal is $3,000 cash back or zero-percent financing for 60 months on Impala with 1FL/1LS. Deal expires February 29, 2012.
  • 2012 Buick Regal – Buick has both lease and purchase deals on the 2012 Regal, available through February 29, 2012. Purchase deal is 1.9 percent financing for 60 months or $1,000 cash. On the leasing side, there’s $269 per month for 39 months with $1,559 due at signing on the Regal with LEA or the $289 per month for 39 months with $1,519 due at signing on Regal with LHU.
  • 2012 Kia Forte Kia is offering both purchase and lease deals on the 2012 Forte, as follows: On a purchase, buyers can get 1.9 percent financing for 36 months plus $500 bonus cash. As for lease deals, there is a $169 per month for 39 months with $1,999 due at signing on Forte sedan LX 2.0L with automatic transmission or a $179 per month for 39 months with $1,999 due at signing on Forte Koup EX 2.0L with automatic transmission. All deals expire February 29, 2012.
  • 2012 Kia SedonaFamily buyers can get into a 2012 Kia Sedona minivan for a good deal with Kia’s offering of 1.9 percent financing for 36 months plus $2,500 bonus cash. Offer expires February 29, 2012.
  • 2012 Honda Civic Looking for a compact 2012 Honda Civic? Through February 29, 2012, you can lease a Civic LX sedan with five-speed automatic transmission for $230 per month for 36 months with $0 due at signing and $0 first month’s payment or $179 per month for 36 months with $1,999 due at signing. Or purchase the sedan, coupe, Si sedan and Si coupe models with 0.9 percent financing for 24-36 months or 1.9 percent financing for 37-60 months.

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