Average monthly payments for new-vehicle purchases ($530), new-vehicle leases ($430), and used vehicles ($381) all reached new highs, growing by 4% to 6% year-over-year. Auto loans now account for a full 8% of all outstanding consumer debt — up from 6% just a decade ago.
Non-prime lending firm United Auto Credit named Missouri Auto Auction its 2018 Auction of the Year.
The Bank of America digital car shopping and financing platform will now add more than 15,000 Carvana vehicles to its existing inventory of both new and used vehicles.
KAR Auction Services has hired John Sibbitt as vice president of business development for its Recovery Database Network, which provides banks and credit unions with software and data solutions to manage repossession and the disposition value chain, KAR has announced.
Swapalease.com reports car lease credit applicants registered a 68.9% approval rate in November, a slight drop from the October rate of 70.9%.