*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
Stories that begin with central banks easing bank lending requirements don't often end happily, but Indonesia may dodge creating a credit bubble.
NEW YORK, May 20- When Saideh Browne had an emergency appendectomy in the summer of 2012, she had no idea it would raise the cost of a car loan three years later. The 44- year-old personal trainer from New York recently visited a dealership to buy a new Honda Accord and discovered her credit score had been dinged by two lingering medical bills for $770 that had gone to...
April 23- General Motors Financial Co Inc, the auto financing arm of General Motors Co, reported a 23 percent jump in quarterly revenue, as it benefited from the automaker's efforts to bolster its lending operations. General Motors said earlier this year that GM Financial would replace Ally Financial Inc as the exclusive lessor for Buick, GMC and Cadillac...
Tim Russi, Ally Financial, weighs in on the health of auto financing after a recent jump in subprime loans.
John Mendel, American Honda Motor Co., discusses detail about the new 10th Generation Honda Civic and what consumers can expect in the near future.
CNBC's Dominic Chu breaks down General Motors latest sales numbers.
It is now common to price out cars before going to visit the dealer. Vince Passione, Lendkey founder and CEO, is trying to do the same thing online for car loans.
Auto loans are up 29%. Discussing whether car buyers should pay cash or take the longer loan at a low interest rate, with Jonathan Clements, WSJ Finance columnist, and Mark Martiak, Premier Financial Advisors, who says it is a smart move to take advantage of low rates.
Auto loans are up 29% and there is a boom in demand for SUVs, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
AutoNation's CEO says he's not worried about subprime car loans even though Wells Fargo said it would cap lending to borrowers with low credit scores.
Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman & CEO, has the update on what's driving February sales and shares his thoughts on whether the industry is increasing subprime loans.
Consumers are increasingly taking out longer term loans in order to keep their monthly payment as low as possible, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Wells Fargo, one of the largest subprime car lenders, is pulling back from that market, a move that is being felt throughout the auto industry. New York Times reports.
Americans have been borrowing record amounts for autos. Sharing concerns for subprime auto loans, with John Berlau, Competitive Enterprise Institute.
New data shows Americans have borrowed a record amount in auto loans. Details, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's David Faber reports the Treasury Department will sell its remaining shares in Ally Financial which were acquired under the government's bailout of the auto lender. Jim Cramer provides insight.
With auto sales accelerating, Mike Jackson, AutoNation CEO, breaks down their strong auto sales numbers for November and provides his forecast for 2015.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight to the impact, if any, of lower jet fuel costs to airline customers, and cheaper gas to the auto industry. He also discusses why shares of Tesla are down.
The buyers of new and used cars are borrowing record amounts of loans, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
"You really need to shop for the loan before you shop for the car," one consumer advocate says.