Big Wheels Data

The 2017 Big Wheels Report tracks the loan and lease operations at banks, captive finance companies, credit unions, and independent auto lenders. Additionally, the report includes contact information for the Top 100 finance companies, as well as an origination forecast for 2017.

The Big Wheels Auto Finance report is tabulated using information provided by the finance companies, data from public documents, and calculations based on proprietary formulas.

Big Wheels Auto Finance is published by Auto Finance News, a unit of Royal Media. Since 1996, Auto Finance News has been the newsletter of record for the auto lending and leasing market.

New to the Big Wheels 2017 report is a five-year history of total outstandings at the nation’s 10 largest lenders.This new analysis offers a glimpse at which financiers are accelerating — and are poised to overtake their peers in 2017 — versus those tapping on the brakes.