*Financing more common in China for foreign and luxury brands. BEIJING, Aug 28- When China's central bank singled out auto financing companies for extra help on Tuesday, it effectively freed up more than 200 million yuan for Volkswagen AG's China finance unit, which it can use to boost falling car sales, a top official said on Friday. Volkswagen Finance Co Ltd is...» Read More
CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a closer look at China's auto market.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest numbers on General Motors auto sales.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest numbers on Fiat Chrysler auto sales.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest data regarding auto sales in the summer months.
Ford is on higher ground after the auto giant announces a car sharing program launching in six U.S. cities and London. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports there were 1.59 million subprime auto loans written year to date, up less than 1 percent compared to this time one year ago, and there is a rotation into pickup trucks.
If you think subprime auto loans are driving sales, think again, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, with a break down on the latest numbers.
WASHINGTON, June 10- The top U.S. consumer protection regulator is expanding its oversight to include large non-bank auto financing companies. A new rule issued on Wednesday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau means that companies such as Ford and Toyota which operate lending arms that make, acquire or refinance 10,000 or more loans or leases per year...
Car manufacturers and dealers will be hit by rising interest rates more than the consumer, Kelley Blue Book's Matt DeLorenzo said.
Carlos Ghosn, Renault Nissan CEO, shares his thoughts on mergers in the auto industry; the Takata airbag problem, and why he considers Tesla's Elon Musk an ally.
Carlos Ghosen, Renault Nissan CEO, discusses the overall strength of the global auto markets, and what automakers are doing to protect themselves from currency moves.
Lauren Fix,The Car Coach, discusses the car buying environment and the current ease of credit.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down new car loans in the first quarter, and expectations for May auto sales out tomorrow.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a look at new data showing Americans are now taking out auto loans at record levels to pay for new cars and trucks.
The average term for a first-quarter new-vehicle loan was 67 months and for used vehicles, 62 months, Experian said. Experian found that in the first quarter, 29.5 percent of new-vehicle loans in the U.S. market were for term of 73 months to 84 months. "While longer term loans are growing, they do not necessarily represent an ominous sign for the market," said Melinda...
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on new data showing Americans are now taking out auto loans at record levels to pay for new cars and trucks.
American car leasing is at an all-time high as the cost of new vehicles rises.
Michael Ward, Sterne Agee CRT, and Dave Whiston, Morningstar, discuss auto sales.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on what's selling in the auto industry.
News that Pep Boys has caught the eye of private equity is the latest evidence of this investing trend, says investment banker Vincent Carey.