Automobile loans

This dashboard provides access to data about car loans, closed-end loans used by consumers to finance the purchase of a new or used auto, where the auto is used as collateral for the loan.

Data snapshot for July 2017

2.3 million
Auto loans originated


$51.9 billion
Dollar volume of new loans


0.4% decrease
In year-over-year originations

Origination activity

Lending levels

The number of auto loans originated each month.

Year-over-year changes

Year-over-year changes in the number and volume of auto loans originated by month.

Geographic changes

Geographic distribution of the year-over-year change in the volume of auto loans originated.

Borrower risk profiles

Volume of auto loans by credit score

Exploring the origination of auto loans to consumers at different credit score levels.

Year-over-year changes by credit score

Detailing the year-over-year changes in origination activity for auto loans by credit score.

Lending to low-to-moderate income neighborhoods

Volume of auto loans by income level

Examining the origination of auto loans to consumers based on the income level of the neighborhood in which they reside.

Year-over-year changes by credit score

Detailing the year-over-year changes in origination activity for auto loans by income level.

Lending by borrower age

Volume of auto loans by age group

Exploring how lending activity is changing for borrowers by age.

Year-over-year changes by borrower age

Detailing the year-over-year changes in origination activity for auto loans by borrower age.