The latest forecasts for new auto loan originations at credit unions appear to be positive but with some caveats.
Total vehicle sales started 2011 off the same way 2010 ended: in a slow but steady upward trend, according to NAFCU.
CU Xpress Lease Inc. is on a record-setting pace in auto leasing activity with 2010 up 100% on year-over-year numbers from 2009.
Total vehicle sales were down from May to June, continuing their bumpy ride through 2010.
The latest NAFCU Macro Data Flash Report on vehicle sales showed that while sales continued on an upward trend through the end of 2009 the auto industry still faces a long battle to return to prerecession numbers.